: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Middle East

    Greek finance minister enters euro zone lions’ den
    Feb11

    Greek finance minister enters euro zone lions’ den

    By Costas Pitas and Alastair Macdonald Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis headed for a showdown with euro zone finance ministers on Wednesday after his new leftist-led government won a parliamentary confidence vote for its refusal to extend an international bailout. The former academic said he was ready for a clash with euro zone paymaster...

    Merkel ‘uncertain of success’ ahead of talks in Minsk
    Feb11

    Merkel ‘uncertain of success’ ahead of talks in Minsk

    German Chancellor heads to Minsk for talks with Putin, Poroshenko and Hollande in bid to end intense fighting in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Russians directly intervening in Debaltseve area
    Feb11

    Russians directly intervening in Debaltseve area

    Russian troops apparently intervening in fighting in the Delbaltseve area of Ukraine. …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine peace summit overshadowed by some of war’s worst fighting
    Feb11

    Ukraine peace summit overshadowed by some of war’s worst fighting

    By Aleksandar Vasovic The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine were due to attend a peace summit on Wednesday, but Ukraine’s pro-Moscow separatists diminished the chance of a deal by launching some of the war’s worst fighting in an assault on a government garrison. Kiev said 19 of its soldiers were killed in a day of...

    Poroshenko: civilians killed by Russian-made rockets
    Feb11

    Poroshenko: civilians killed by Russian-made rockets

    Ukrainian president’s claims come amid fresh attempts in Minsk to broker cease-fire to Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Europe’s Russia problem
    Feb11

    Europe’s Russia problem

    When Russian, Ukrainian, German and French leaders reconvene in Minsk to seek a lasting ceasefire for Eastern Ukraine, the difficult truth they will face is this; Ukraine is only the beginning. Europe and Russia have been on a geopolitical collision course for years. And the only way for Europe to survive this standoff is to change Russia itself....

    Ukraine ready to introduce martial law if crisis grows
    Feb11

    Ukraine ready to introduce martial law if crisis grows

    Ukraine was prepared to defend itself militarily if needed. …read more Source: World...

    Deadly violence hits eastern Ukraine ahead of talks
    Feb11

    Deadly violence hits eastern Ukraine ahead of talks

    More to this story More than 20 people were reported killed in separate attacks in eastern Ukraine, as leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France prepared for peace talks in Minsk. Shelling rocked a bus station in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk as fighting continued to rage in the country’s east ahead of the talks… …read...

    Deadly violence hits eastern Ukraine ahead of talks
    Feb11

    Deadly violence hits eastern Ukraine ahead of talks

    At least 20 people killed as leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France prepare for peace talks in Minsk. …read more Source: AL...

    Fighting in Ukraine continues ahead of peace talks
    Feb11

    Fighting in Ukraine continues ahead of peace talks

    A woman walks past a destroyed bus in Donetsk after shelling hit the central bus station on February 11, 2015. (AFP Photo/Vasily Maximov) Donetsk, AP—Shelling rocked a bus station in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk Wednesday as fighting continued to rage in eastern Ukraine ahead of crucial peace talks later in the day. Rebel officials said that...

    Page 838 of 1043

    Pin It on Pinterest