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    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...

    Russian FM dimisses ‘absurdity’ of EU anger over entry bans
    Jun01

    Russian FM dimisses ‘absurdity’ of EU anger over entry bans

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov dismissed the ‘absurdity’ of EU complaints over a travel ban imposed by Moscow on 89 Europeans over the Ukraine crisis …read more Source: The Daily...

    More than 6,400 killed amid ‘tremendous hardship’ in Ukraine says UN
    Jun01

    More than 6,400 killed amid ‘tremendous hardship’ in Ukraine says UN

    The United Nations said that more than 6,400 people had been killed in conflict-wracked Ukraine, and despite a slowdown in fighting, millions more are suffering from abuses and hardship …read more Source: The Daily...

    Three Ukrainian serviceman killed in separatist east: Kiev military
    Jun01

    Three Ukrainian serviceman killed in separatist east: Kiev military

    Three Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and four others wounded in attacks by pro-Russian separatists in the east over the past 24 hours, Ukraine’s military spokesman said …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine president appoints ex-Georgia leader Saakashvili regional governor
    May30

    Ukraine president appoints ex-Georgia leader Saakashvili regional governor

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko appointed fiercely pro-Western former Georgian leader Mikheil Saakashvili, who once fought a war with Russia, governor of the strategic Odessa region …read more Source: The Daily...

    European politicians ‘proud’ to be on Russian blacklist
    May30

    European politicians ‘proud’ to be on Russian blacklist

    European politicians who discovered they were on a Russian travel blacklist said Saturday they were proud of being included and would continue speaking out against Russia’s policy towards Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia issues blacklist, bars EU politicians: Dutch PM
    May29

    Russia issues blacklist, bars EU politicians: Dutch PM

    Moscow has issued a blacklist of European Union politicians barred from Russia in response to EU sanctions over Crimea and Ukraine, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said Friday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Putin makes troop deaths in peacetime operations a ‘state secret’
    May28

    Putin makes troop deaths in peacetime operations a ‘state secret’

    Putin bans revealing information about troop deaths in “special operations” during peacetime, as the Kremlin continues to rebuff accusations its soldiers are fighting in Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...

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