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    Russia stands by Ukraine ceasefire deal
    Nov08

    Russia stands by Ukraine ceasefire deal

    Russia is committed to a two-month-old agreement on a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine and wants further talks held to build a peace moves involving government forces and separatists. …read more Source:...

    More remains of MH17 passengers found
    Nov07

    More remains of MH17 passengers found

    Rebel authorities in eastern Ukraine say more remains have been found at the Malaysia Airlines site that was shot down, killing 298 people. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine says tanks enter from Russia, fighting kills five soldiers
    Nov07

    Ukraine says tanks enter from Russia, fighting kills five soldiers

    Ukraine said on Friday (07/11/2014) that dozens of tanks and truckloads of soldiers had crossed from Russia into Kremlin-backed rebel territory, as five servicemen were killed in fighting that made a mockery of a supposed ceasefire. A column of 32 tanks, 16 howitzer cannons and 30 trucks carrying troops and equipment crossed the border into...

    32 tanks enter Ukraine from Russia: Kiev
    Nov07

    32 tanks enter Ukraine from Russia: Kiev

    A column of 32 tanks and other heavy weapons has entered Ukraine from Russia, the Ukrainian military said Friday, after the latest fighting left five dead and at least 31 injured. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Dutch to recover MH17 wreckage within days
    Nov06

    Dutch to recover MH17 wreckage within days

    Dutch investigators expect to begin recovering wreckage from the site of downed flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine “within a few days” and bring it to the Netherlands, the Dutch Safety Board says. …read more Source:...

    Russia snubs US on nuclear summit
    Nov06

    Russia snubs US on nuclear summit

    Russia confirmed it will not attend the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit, accusing the US of seeking to play first fiddle on matters of nuclear safety. ||| Moscow – Russia has confirmed it will not attend the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit, a gathering championed by President Barack Obama, accusing Washington of seeking to play first fiddle on...

    To deliver or not to deliver warships to Russia? A French dilemma
    Nov06

    To deliver or not to deliver warships to Russia? A French dilemma

    As a deadline for the controversial delivery of a warship to Russia nears, France faces a gruelling dilemma: ditch the deal, lose billions and antagonise Moscow – or go ahead and attract NATO’s wrath. Until the deadly crisis in Ukraine erupted this year, the 1.2 billion-euro (1.5-billion) contract to build and sell two mammoth Mistral-class...

    Putin cannot avoid me: Australia PM
    Nov06

    Putin cannot avoid me: Australia PM

    Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Thursday (06/11/2014) warned Vladimir Putin he will not be able to avoid a “conversation” over the loss of Australian lives in the downing of Flight MH17 over Ukraine. Last month Abbott vowed to “shirtfront” the Russian president at the G20 summit in Brisbane next week. Shirtfronting is an Australian Rules...

    Ukraine creates de facto border around separatist zone
    Nov06

    Ukraine creates de facto border around separatist zone

    Ukraine on Thursday (06/11/2014) announced passport controls around areas held by pro-Russian separatists in the latest step toward what resembles the breakup of the ex-Soviet republic, as heavy artillery fire erupted in Donetsk. Ukraine’s border guards service said anyone crossing in or out of rebel areas will have to present a passport....

    Ukraine’s warring sides trade blame on school shelling as locals rage
    Nov06

    Ukraine’s warring sides trade blame on school shelling as locals rage

    Ukraine’s warring sides on Thursday (06/11/2014) traded blame over the deadly shelling of a school sports ground in rebel-held territory that killed two teenagers as they played football. Pro-Russian insurgents announced two days of mourning for the slain adolescents as Russian investigators launched a criminal case against Ukrainian...

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