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    US furious over Russia’s ‘lies’ on Ukraine
    Feb25

    US furious over Russia’s ‘lies’ on Ukraine

    The United States expressed fury at Russia’s “lies” over Ukraine after European powers urged a frayed ceasefire be respected, while a rare overnight calm was reported in the war zone. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Amnesty: world response to IS shameful
    Feb25

    Amnesty: world response to IS shameful

    Amnesty International has accused world leaders of “pretending the protection of civilians is beyond their power.” ||| World leaders have proved “shameful and ineffective” in failing to protect civilians from groups like Islamic State (IS), Amnesty International said on Wednesday, calling 2014 a “catastrophic” year.In its 415-page annual report...

    Moscow lying ‘to my face,’ says Kerry
    Feb25

    Moscow lying ‘to my face,’ says Kerry

    US Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday accused Russian leaders of lying “to my face” about Moscow’s involvement in the conflict in Ukraine and denounced what he called Russia’s “propaganda.” …read more Source:...

    Bullion back in favour with central banks
    Feb25

    Bullion back in favour with central banks

    Kazakhstan increased gold reserves for the 28th consecutive month, while Ukraine added to holdings for the first time since August, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said. ||| Phoebe Sedgman MelbourneKAZAKHSTAN increased gold reserves for the 28th consecutive month, while Ukraine added to holdings for the first time since August, the...

    EU eyes Far East, Africa to export dairy after loss of sales to Russia
    Feb25

    EU eyes Far East, Africa to export dairy after loss of sales to Russia

    The EU was aiming to boost dairy exports to the Far East and parts of Africa as its sought to cope with increased production and the loss of sales to Russia, EU farm commissioner Phil Hogan said yesterday. ||| Nigel Hunt Birmingham, EnglandTHE EU was aiming to boost dairy exports to the Far East and parts of Africa as its sought to cope with...

    News24.com | Kerry: Russia lied about activities in Ukraine
    Feb24

    News24.com | Kerry: Russia lied about activities in Ukraine

    Secretary of State John Kerry says Russia has lied “to my face and the face of others on many different occasions” about its activities in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    News24.com | Russia, Ukraine renew ceasefire calls
    Feb24

    News24.com | Russia, Ukraine renew ceasefire calls

    The foreign ministers of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany have renewed calls for an oft-breached ceasefire agreement to be respected. …read more Source:...

    News24.com | Russia threatens to cut off gas to Ukraine, Europe
    Feb24

    News24.com | Russia threatens to cut off gas to Ukraine, Europe

    Russia’s state-owned gas giant Gazprom warns it could cut off gas deliveries to Ukraine, upping the stakes in the crisis there and threatening supplies to the rest of Europe. …read more Source:...

    Pro-Russia seperatists pull weapons from East Ukraine
    Feb24

    Pro-Russia seperatists pull weapons from East Ukraine

    Pro-Russia separatists said on Tuesday they had begun pulling heavy weapons from the front line in east Ukraine under a ceasefire deal, but Ukraine said the rebels were using the cover of the truce to reinforce for another advance. Fighting has eased in eastern Ukraine in recent days, raising hope that a ceasefire meant to start on Feb. 15 can...

    Powers meet to salvage Ukraine deal
    Feb24

    Powers meet to salvage Ukraine deal

    Foreign ministers were meeting in Paris in a bid to salvage a tattered ceasefire deal in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

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