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    Ukraine PM hopes for gas talks with EU, Russia on March 20
    Mar11

    Ukraine PM hopes for gas talks with EU, Russia on March 20

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Wednesday he hoped talks on natural gas supplies would take place with European partners and Russia …read more Source: The New...

    Obama said to resist growing pressure to send arms to Ukraine
    Mar11

    Obama said to resist growing pressure to send arms to Ukraine

    As U.S. intelligence agencies have detected new Russian tanks and artillery crossing the border into Ukraine in recent days, President Barack Obama has come under increasing pressure from both parties and more officials inside his own government to send arms to the country. But he remains unconvinced that they would help. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian soldier killed in clashes despite weapons pullback
    Mar11

    Ukrainian soldier killed in clashes despite weapons pullback

    One Ukrainian soldier has been killed and four injured in the country’s east, where government forces and pro-Russian separatists continue to trade fire despite a ceasefire. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Russia’s Lavrov says EU’s Tusk upping tension over Ukraine
    Mar10

    Russia’s Lavrov says EU’s Tusk upping tension over Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused European Council President Donald Tusk and Brussels bureaucrats on Tuesday of stirring up tensions betw …read more Source: The New...

    Ukraine’s military says eastern rebels using truce to amass arms
    Mar10

    Ukraine’s military says eastern rebels using truce to amass arms

    Ukraine’s military said on Tuesday pro-Russian rebels were amassing heavy weapons in depots around separatist-held Donetsk city despite a ceasefire …read more Source: The New...

    UK minister warns of Russia threat
    Mar10

    UK minister warns of Russia threat

    Russian actions in Ukraine are undermining the security of nations in Eastern Europe, British foreign minister Philip Hammond is to warn in a speech on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Putin says plan to take Crimea hatched before referendum
    Mar10

    Putin says plan to take Crimea hatched before referendum

    Latest account at odds with official version that Russian annexation decision came after March 2014 plebiscite when Crimean residents voted to become part of the Russian Federation …read more Source: Business...

    Putin Admits Pre-Referendum Takeover Plot
    Mar10

    Putin Admits Pre-Referendum Takeover Plot

    Russian President, Vladmir Putin, has admitted that he ordered the takeover of Crimea, weeks before the peninsula had a self-determination referendum. Mr Putin had ordered that the returning of Crimea to Russia should begin, during an all-night meeting on February 22, 2014, after former Ukrainian President, Victor Yanukovych, was ousted. This new...

    Nemtsov: Islamist motive ‘nonsensical’
    Mar09

    Nemtsov: Islamist motive ‘nonsensical’

    A colleague of Boris Nemtsov said that suggestions he was killed by Islamists were nonsensical. ||| Moscow – A colleague of Boris Nemtsov, the Russian opposition figure shot dead near Moscow’s Red Square, said suggestions he was killed by Islamists were nonsensical and useful for the Kremlin because they deflected accusations that...

    Putin decided to annex Crimea before vote
    Mar09

    Putin decided to annex Crimea before vote

    Russian president Vladimir Putin admits he decided to annex Crimea even before a Ukranian referendum on unification. ||| Moscow – Russian President Vladimir Putin said in comments released Monday that he took the decision to annex Crimea at a nightlong Kremlin meeting after former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych was ousted in February...

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