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    Ukraine ceasefire on ‘thin ice’: OSCE
    Mar12

    Ukraine ceasefire on ‘thin ice’: OSCE

    KIEV: The ceasefire in eastern Ukraine between Kiev’s forces and pro-Russian rebels is largely being observed but is still on “thin ice,” an Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) monitor said on Thursday, one month after both sides agreed to the truce. “The ceasefire holds broadly along the long contact line” in the...

    Hang Ukrainian Jewish leaders says former Russian Jewish Congress president
    Mar12

    Hang Ukrainian Jewish leaders says former Russian Jewish Congress president

    Head of the Institute of Middle Eastern Studies in Moscow accuses Ukrainians, including Jewish leaders, of downplaying role of WWII era nationalist leader in massacre of their country’s Jews. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    IMF approves $17.5 bln aid for Ukraine
    Mar12

    IMF approves $17.5 bln aid for Ukraine

    The International Monetary Fund approved on March 11 a $17.5 billion (15.5 billion euro) aid plan for crisis-wracked Ukraine, whose economy is reeling from a pro-Russia insurgency in its industrial heartland …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Ukraine to receive first IMF tranche by Friday
    Mar12

    Ukraine to receive first IMF tranche by Friday

    Ukrainian Finance Minister Natalia Yaresko said a briefing that Ukraine to receive the first IMF tranche of $5 billion …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine to receive $17.5bn from IMF to save economy
    Mar12

    Ukraine to receive $17.5bn from IMF to save economy

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has agreed to extend $17.5bn in loans to Ukraine in an effort to pull back the country from the verge of economic collapse. Christine Lagarde, IMF managing director, said on Wednesday that the new four-year extended arrangement will support economic stabilisation and wide-ranging reforms in Ukraine....

    Ukraine to receive $17.5bn from IMF to save economy
    Mar12

    Ukraine to receive $17.5bn from IMF to save economy

    Credit extended on condition that the government, saddled with a conflict in the east, carries out structural reforms. …read more Source: AL...

    Putin: Russia’s actions in Crimea prevented conflict
    Mar12

    Putin: Russia’s actions in Crimea prevented conflict

    According to the state agency RIA Novosti, President Vladimir Putin said that Russia’s decisive actions in Crimea prevented conflict …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine’s LGBT: Trapped between warring sides
    Mar12

    Ukraine’s LGBT: Trapped between warring sides

    Kiev, Ukraine – On a chilly Kiev night Maxim, a 37-year-old gay man from the eastern city of Donetsk, waited for a cab to take him to the only shelter in the country for internally displaced LGBT people. After Russia-backed separatists took over his hometown last summer he said life for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community...

    Ukraine’s LGBT: Trapped between warring sides
    Mar12

    Ukraine’s LGBT: Trapped between warring sides

    Internally displaced LGBT people face discrimination and rejection no matter where they go. …read more Source: AL...

    IMF approves $17.5 billion for Ukraine
    Mar12

    IMF approves $17.5 billion for Ukraine

    The head of the IMF made the announcement that the organization approved a $17.5 billion aid package for Ukraine. Plan foresees disbursing about $10 billion worth of financing during the first year. …read more Source: World...

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