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    G7 will discuss extending sanctions on Russia : EU official
    Jun05

    G7 will discuss extending sanctions on Russia : EU official

    The G7 summit in Germany starting on Sunday will discuss extending European Union sanctions on Russia, probably for six months, a senior EU official said Friday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    G7 summit to discuss wars, jihadis, Grexit fears
    Jun05

    G7 summit to discuss wars, jihadis, Grexit fears

    The Bavarian Alps venue may look tranquil, but global turmoil — from Ukraine to Islamist militants and the Greek crisis — dominates the agenda of the G7 summit, which is being held without Russia. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Pentagon chief gathers diplomats, brass for Russia strategy talk
    Jun04

    Pentagon chief gathers diplomats, brass for Russia strategy talk

    U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Thursday the situation with Russia had taken a “sad turn” and he was gathering U.S. military leaders and diplomats to assess the effectiveness of NATO strategy toward Moscow in response to the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The Daily...

    White House ‘concerned’ about surge in east Ukraine fighting
    Jun04

    White House ‘concerned’ about surge in east Ukraine fighting

    The United States is concerned over a recent flare-up in fighting in eastern Ukraine, a senior White House official said Thursday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    NATO chief slams Russia amid upsurge in Ukraine conflict
    Jun04

    NATO chief slams Russia amid upsurge in Ukraine conflict

    NATO said Russia was delivering sophisticated weaponry to rebels in eastern Ukraine, renewing long-standing accusations amid the worst upsurge in fighting in months between the Kiev government’s forces and pro-Russian rebels …read more Source: The Daily...

    EU fears Ukraine violence ‘spiral,’ warns on sanctions
    Jun04

    EU fears Ukraine violence ‘spiral,’ warns on sanctions

    The European Union warned that a flare-up in fighting in eastern Ukraine could create a ‘new spiral’ of violence and recalled that EU leaders have said they could tighten sanctions on Russia …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko warns of threat of ‘full-scale invasion’ from Russia
    Jun04

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko warns of threat of ‘full-scale invasion’ from Russia

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said there were 9,000 Russian servicemen on Ukrainian territory and warned of the threat of a ‘full-scale invasion’ by Russia along the whole joint border …read more Source: The Daily...

    At least 24 dead in renewed fighting in east Ukraine: estimates
    Jun04

    At least 24 dead in renewed fighting in east Ukraine: estimates

    At least 24 people have died in renewed fighting in east Ukraine, where Kiev has accused pro-Russian separatists of launching a major new offensive, according to estimates from the warring sides …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine says government forces halt rebel attempt to advance on eastern town
    Jun03

    Ukraine says government forces halt rebel attempt to advance on eastern town

    An attempt by pro-Russian separatists to advance on Ukrainian troop positions near the town of Maryinka in eastern Ukraine has been halted for now, Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak said …read more Source: The Daily...

    Two civilians killed in rebel attack in east Ukraine: governor
    Jun03

    Two civilians killed in rebel attack in east Ukraine: governor

    Two civilians were killed Wednesday when mortar bombs fired by pro-Russian separatists hit their car in government-controlled territory near Luhansk in eastern Ukraine, the head of the Kiev-controlled regional administration said. …read more Source: The Daily...

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