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    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 29 March
    Mar15

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 29 March

    The diplomat noted that the disruption of the rail service was in focus at the meeting of the working group on 15 March. …read more Source:...

    AFC Champions League: Elkeson leads China’s Brazilian carnival
    Mar15

    AFC Champions League: Elkeson leads China’s Brazilian carnival

    Andre Villas-Boas's SIPG kept their 100 percent record in Group F with a 3-2 win against Japan's Urawa Red Diamonds. Shanghai SIPG’s prolific marksman Elkeson scored with an outrageous 45-yard effort as China’s Brazilian imports justified their expensive price tags in the AFC Champions League on Wednesday. Hulk, a 55 million...

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory
    Mar15

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Ukraine Announces Economic Blockade Of Occupied Territories
    Mar15

    Ukraine Announces Economic Blockade Of Occupied Territories

    Ukraine has announced a transport blockade of those areas in the east of the country that are currently occupied by Russian-backed separatists. “It will be in place until the occupiers return stolen Ukrainian industry to Ukrainian jurisdiction,” Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko told the country’s national security council in Kyiv. Many...

    The Latest: Son says Minnesota man innocent of war crimes
    Mar15

    The Latest: Son says Minnesota man innocent of war crimes

    The son of a Minnesota man who’s the subject of an arrest warrant issued by a Polish court says his father is innocent of any war crimes. A judge in Poland said Wednesday that a court issued the warrant for 98-year-old Michael Karkoc, whom The Associated Press previously identified as an ex-commander in an SS-led unit that burned Polish...

    Ukraine halts all freight traffic with rebel-held east
    Mar15

    Ukraine halts all freight traffic with rebel-held east

    Pro-Kiev demonstrators had already been blocking railway freight traffic to protest against trade with coal-mining regions held by the rebels …read more Source: Gulf...

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory
    Mar15

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory

    MOSCOW (AP) – Ukraine on Wednesday announced a transport blockade of rebel-held areas that is likely to cause serious economic disruption and could threaten a precarious cease-fire in the east of the country. “It will be in place until the occupiers return stolen Ukrainian industry to Ukrainian jurisdiction,” Ukrainian President...

    UN Human Rights Mission: Almost 10,000 Killed in Donbass Since 2014
    Mar15

    UN Human Rights Mission: Almost 10,000 Killed in Donbass Since 2014

    TEHRAN (FNA)- The UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine said on Wednesday that almost 10,000 people have been killed in Donbass since the beginning of the military conflict, with over 23,000 people injured. …read more Source: Fars News...

    Dutch vote: Why it matters to the world; who the players are
    Mar15

    Dutch vote: Why it matters to the world; who the players are

    Related Articles The latest: Voter turnout higher than last Dutch election PARIS (AP) — As the Netherlands elects new leadership Wednesday, its European neighbors are watching with unusual interest — because the struggle between nationalist, anti-immigrant politicians and pro-EU forces is playing out across the continent in elections later this...

    Polish court issues arrest warrant for US man in Nazi case
    Mar15

    Polish court issues arrest warrant for US man in Nazi case

    Earlier this week, prosecutors said evidence shows that American citizen Michael K. was a commander of a unit in the SS-led Ukrainian Self Defense Legion that raided Polish villages. …read more Source: San Francisco...