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Kiev says cannot withdraw heavy weapons as attacks persist
Feb24

Kiev says cannot withdraw heavy weapons as attacks persist

KIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Kiev accused pro-Russian rebels of opening fire with rockets and artillery at villages in southeastern Ukraine yesterday, all but burying a week-old European-brokered ceasefire deal. The Ukrainian military said it could not pull weapons from the front as required under the tenuous truce, as long as its...

Russia-Ukraine war ‘unlikely’ – Putin
Feb24

Russia-Ukraine war ‘unlikely’ – Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that war with neighbouring Ukraine was unlikely. ||| Moscow – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday war with neighbouring Ukraine was unlikely. “I think that such an apocalyptic scenario is unlikely and I hope this will never happen,” he told a reporter with Russia State TV company, when...

Pro-Moscow rebels attack Ukrainian troops despite truce
Feb24

Pro-Moscow rebels attack Ukrainian troops despite truce

Kiev says Russia has sent 20 tanks and other vehicles and heavy weapons towards Mariupol, a port city of half a million residents on the Azov Sea …read more Source: Business...

Gold rush stalls as $4bn erased from funds
Feb24

Gold rush stalls as $4bn erased from funds

Judging by the barometer of hedge fund interest, there is less to get excited about in gold these days. ||| Megan Durisin ChicagoJUDGING by the barometer of hedge fund interest, there is less to get excited about in gold these days. Even as Greece battled with its creditors to avoid default and keep the euro zone intact, speculators retreated...

Russia cuts spending by 10%, defence ring-fenced
Feb24

Russia cuts spending by 10%, defence ring-fenced

Russia’s military budget might shrink by about 10 percent in 2015, the chief executive of state-owned defence conglomerate Rostec said yesterday. ||| Stanley Carvalho Abu Dhabi RUSSIA’S military budget might shrink by about 10 percent in 2015, the chief executive of state-owned defence conglomerate Rostec said yesterday. The...

Pope Francis Accepts Invitation to Visit Ukraine
Feb24

Pope Francis Accepts Invitation to Visit Ukraine

24 de febrero de 2015, 00:07Rome, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francisco accepted an invitation to visit Ukraine, though it has not been specified when the Catholic leader planned to do it,it was informed today by the official website of the Vatican Radio. …read more Source: Prensa...

News24.com | No weapon exit till Russian rebels stand down
Feb23

News24.com | No weapon exit till Russian rebels stand down

Ukraine won’t withdraw heavy weapons along the front line in the country’s east as long as the Russia-backed separatists there continue hostilities. …read more Source:...

Ukraine refuses to withdraw heavy weapons
Feb23

Ukraine refuses to withdraw heavy weapons

Kiev accused pro-Russian rebels of opening fire with rockets and artillery at villages in southeastern Ukraine on Monday, burying a week-old European-brokered ceasefire deal. The Ukrainian military said it could not pull weapons from the front as required under the tenuous truce, as long as its troops were still under attack. The Ukrainian...

Explosion hits Ukraine march
Feb23

Explosion hits Ukraine march

Forensic experts work at a site of an explosion, as a body of a victim is covered with a Ukrainian flag in Kharkiv. AP PHOTO/SERGEY KOZLOV Kharkiv marks anniversary of president ouster By JIM HEINTZ The Associated Press KIev, Ukraine – Two people were killed and about a dozen injured in a bomb explosion at a march Sunday in Ukraine’s...

Putin surveys the map as he ponders next move on Ukraine
Feb23

Putin surveys the map as he ponders next move on Ukraine

What Russian President Vladimir Putin does next in Ukraine is key to the country’s future, as well as that of Europe and his own …read more Source: Business...

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