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    US to maintain Crimea sanctions until Russian rule ends
    Mar17

    US to maintain Crimea sanctions until Russian rule ends

    Washington vowed Monday to keep sanctions on Moscow for the annexation of Crimea as long as the peninsula remains under Russian rule, urging Russian President Vladimir Putin to end the occupation. …read more Source: Muscat...

    Ukraine Withdraws Heavy Weapons from Frontline: Poroshenko
    Mar17

    Ukraine Withdraws Heavy Weapons from Frontline: Poroshenko

    President Petro Poroshenko said on Tuesday that Ukrainian military had withdrawn heavy weapons from the frontline in the conflict area. …read more Source: Al-Manar...

    In Crimea, Euphoria Fades After a Year of Russian Rule
    Mar17

    In Crimea, Euphoria Fades After a Year of Russian Rule

    SIMFEROPOL, CRIMEA—A year after Russia’s takeover of Crimea sparked a wave of euphoria across the Black Sea peninsula, residents are suffering growing hardship as prices rise and many fear for the future. Russia’s flag is flying across Crimea on the anniversary of what President Vladimir Putin calls the region’s historic “return...

    Euphoria fades in Crimea
    Mar17

    Euphoria fades in Crimea

    A year after Russia’s takeover of Crimea, residents are suffering growing hardship as prices rise and many fear for the future. …read more Source: World...

    Russia scrambles nuclear bombers to Crimea in anniversary show of might
    Mar17

    Russia scrambles nuclear bombers to Crimea in anniversary show of might

    Deployment of bombers part of snap drill ordered by Putin; 40,000 troops also put on combat rea… …read more Source:...

    Rights in Crimea greatly ‘deteriorated’ post annexation
    Mar17

    Rights in Crimea greatly ‘deteriorated’ post annexation

    State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said in a statement “These brutalities are unacceptable and we call on Russia to stop further abuses,’ …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine authorities scramble to avoid unrest flashpoint
    Mar17

    Ukraine authorities scramble to avoid unrest flashpoint

    Residents in the eastern Ukrainian town of Kostyantynivka angrily confronts police officials over an accident in which an armored military vehicle struck and killed an 8-year old girl …read more Source: The Daily...

    Analysis: Putin’s disappearance, a strategic diversion?
    Mar17

    Analysis: Putin’s disappearance, a strategic diversion?

    Was it meant to divert attention from Nemtsov murder and boost Putin ratings on Crimea takeover… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Naftogaz says paid Russia $15 mln
    Mar17

    Ukraine Naftogaz says paid Russia $15 mln

    Russian gas exporter Gazprom said that based on Naftogaz’s current requests, the pre-payment would cover seven days of supplies. …read more Source: World...

    Kremlin: Crimea Will Not Return to Ukraine
    Mar17

    Kremlin: Crimea Will Not Return to Ukraine

    MOSCOW—Russia said on Tuesday it would not hand back Crimea to Ukraine, despite warnings by the United States and European Union that they will not drop sanctions over the Black Sea peninsula’s annexation a year ago. “There is no occupation of Crimea. Crimea is a region of the Russian Federation and of course the subject of our regions is...

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