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    AP Interview: Ukrainian president pins hopes on UN talks
    Sep28

    AP Interview: Ukrainian president pins hopes on UN talks

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he wants Monday’s planned meeting between President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin to lead to better implementation of an accord aimed at halting war in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russian protesters decry war in Ukraine, several detained
    Sep27

    Russian protesters decry war in Ukraine, several detained

    About 200 people have held an anti-war demonstration in St. Petersburg, while about 30 people joined a similar march in Moscow to call for Russia to withdraw its troops from Ukraine and stay out of the fighting in Syria. …read more Source: The Daily...

    EU set for gas talks with Ukraine, Russia Friday: Moscow
    Sep24

    EU set for gas talks with Ukraine, Russia Friday: Moscow

    Russia, Ukraine and the European Union are set to resume gas talks in Brussels on Friday aimed at restoring Russian gas supplies to neighboring Ukraine, the Russian energy minister said Thursday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine’s pro-Russia rebels stage rare tank exercises
    Sep24

    Ukraine’s pro-Russia rebels stage rare tank exercises

    Ukraine’s pro-Moscow insurgents showed off their military prowess Thursday by launching exercises involving heavy tanks that Kiev claims they had covertly received from Russia …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine’s richest man plays both sides of war’s front line
    Sep22

    Ukraine’s richest man plays both sides of war’s front line

    In this town deep in eastern Ukraine’s rebel heartland, about a quarter of the population works in the coal mines owned by billionaire Rinat Akhmetov. …read more Source: The Daily...

    High-profile trial of Ukrainian pilot begins in Russia
    Sep22

    High-profile trial of Ukrainian pilot begins in Russia

    A Russian court has begun hearing the high-profile case against Ukrainian officer Nadezhda Savchenko, who is charged in the deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine leader expresses wish to join NATO
    Sep22

    Ukraine leader expresses wish to join NATO

    Kkrainian President Petro Poroshenko has told the country’s security council that staying out of the NATO alliance was a ‘criminal’ policy that his government is ready to reverse …read more Source: The Daily...

    Putin wants air base in Belarus
    Sep20

    Putin wants air base in Belarus

    Russian President Vladimir Putin orders his ministers to agree a deal with Belarus so that Moscow can establish an air base in the ex-Soviet country, as Kremlin’s ties with the West remain at a post-Cold War low over the Ukraine crisis …read more Source: The Daily...

    NATO chief to make first visit to Ukraine next week
    Sep18

    NATO chief to make first visit to Ukraine next week

    NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg will next week make his first visit to Ukraine, the alliance said Friday, as efforts to solve the conflict between pro-Russian rebels and government forces continue. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine probes Putin, Berlusconi wine drinking in Crimea
    Sep18

    Ukraine probes Putin, Berlusconi wine drinking in Crimea

    Ukrainian prosecutors are prepared to file charges against the director of a winery in Russia-occupied Crimea for uncorking a 240-year old bottle for Russian President Vladimir Putin and former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. …read more Source: The Daily...

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