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    Sajdik: Current situation in eastern Ukraine does not contribute to success of Minsk process
    Mar15

    Sajdik: Current situation in eastern Ukraine does not contribute to success of Minsk process

    “It is on the contrary. The recent events have escalated the tension between the sides and have a definite adverse impact on the mutual rapprochement and economic cooperation,” Martin Sajdik said. …read more Source:...

    Is This Russia’s Opening Move in Libya?
    Mar15

    Is This Russia’s Opening Move in Libya?

    As we noted earlier this month, Russia is increasingly playing the power broker in Libya as it cozies up to Khalifa Haftar, the general battling the U.N.-backed government in Tripoli. Now, according to diplomatic sources quoted by Reuters, it looks like Russia is matching boots on the ground to its verbal commitments: Russia appears to have...

    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...

    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:...

    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...

    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...

    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...