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    News24.com | Ukrainian forces almost lose Donetsk airport
    Jan22

    News24.com | Ukrainian forces almost lose Donetsk airport

    Ukrainian forces have all but abandoned Donetsk airport after months of bitter battle, although military officials continue to insist they hold part of the terminal. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine bus shelling kills 13
    Jan22

    Ukraine bus shelling kills 13

    Thirteen civilians died when shells hit a trolleybus in Donetsk hours after peace talks in Berlin called for a ceasefire. ||| Kiev – Thirteen civilians died when shells hit a trolleybus on Thursday in Ukraine’s rebel bastion Donetsk as clashes forced Kiev to abandon its dogged defence of the city’s airport in one of the...

    Watch: Ukrainian footballer answers mobile and has phone conversation during match
    Jan22

    Watch: Ukrainian footballer answers mobile and has phone conversation during match

    This frankly ridiculous footage comes from an exhibition match between FC Enerhiya Nova Kakhovka and FC Olimpik Donetsk. During the match, Enerhiya defender Oleh Makarov appeared to answer his phone and have a conversation before carrying on as if nothing had happened. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Bus shelling in Ukraine’s Donetsk kills 13: official
    Jan22

    Bus shelling in Ukraine’s Donetsk kills 13: official

    Shelling hit a trolleybus in war-torn east Ukraine’s Donetsk on Thursday and killed at least 13 people, an official said, hours after peace talks in Berlin called for a ceasefire. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    ‘Agreement reached’ in Ukraine crisis
    Jan22

    ‘Agreement reached’ in Ukraine crisis

    Pro-Russian fighters and Kiev’s forces have reportedly reached an agreement on establishing security zones. ||| Berlin – Diplomatic progress was made during four-way talks on the Ukraine crisis and an agreement was reached on establishing security zones between pro-Russian fighters and Kiev’s forces, German Foreign Minister...

    US believes it is number one – Russia
    Jan21

    US believes it is number one – Russia

    Russia hit back at President Barack Obama’s speech, saying it showed the US believes it is “number one”. ||| Moscow – Russia hit back on Wednesday at US President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech, saying it showed the United States believes it is “number one” and seeks world domination. Obama said...

    News24.com | Ukraine accuses Russia of attack
    Jan21

    News24.com | Ukraine accuses Russia of attack

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is cutting short a foreign trip after Kiev accused Russian regular forces of attacking its troops in the country’s east. …read more Source:...

    Deadly clashes rock Ukraine ahead of high-stakes peace talks
    Jan21

    Deadly clashes rock Ukraine ahead of high-stakes peace talks

    Heavy fighting raged between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels in the country’s war-torn east, killing at least five more civilians ahead of high-stakes peace talks in Berlin. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Geopolitical storm clouds loom
    Jan21

    Geopolitical storm clouds loom

    Geopolitical risk is back with a bang, but partying financial markets have barely registered it, yet. ||| Davos – Geopolitical risk is back with a bang due to conflict in Ukraine, the Islamic State insurgency in Iraq and Syria, the politics of anger in Europe and the collapse of oil prices, but partying financial markets have barely...

    Putin not flinching on Ukraine despite economic crisis
    Jan21

    Putin not flinching on Ukraine despite economic crisis

    A surge in violence in east Ukraine is undermining international hopes that Russia’s financial crisis and Western sanctions will force President Vladimir Putin to change policy on the conflict. …read more Source: The Sunday...

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