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    Russia Will Accept Passports Issued by East Ukraine Separatists
    Feb20

    Russia Will Accept Passports Issued by East Ukraine Separatists

    President Vladimir V. Putin’s decree stopped short of recognizing two breakaway provinces as independent states, but Ukraine said it would complicate peace negotiations. …read more Source: The New York...

    Trump associates deliver backdoor plan for Ukraine and Russia
    Feb20

    Trump associates deliver backdoor plan for Ukraine and Russia

    A week before Michael Flynn resigned as national security adviser, a sealed proposal was hand-delivered to his office, outlining a way for President Donald Trump to lift sanctions against Russia. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Trump associates deliver backdoor plan for Ukraine and Russia
    Feb20

    Trump associates deliver backdoor plan for Ukraine and Russia

    A week before Michael Flynn resigned as national security adviser, a sealed proposal was hand-delivered to his office, outlining a way for President Donald Trump to lift sanctions against Russia. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Trump allies deliver plan to lift Russian sanctions—by helping to topple the Ukrainian government
    Feb20

    Trump allies deliver plan to lift Russian sanctions—by helping to topple the Ukrainian government

    The hits just keep on coming: A week before Michael T. Flynn resigned as national security adviser, a sealed proposal was hand-delivered to his office, outlining a way for President Trump to lift sanctions against Russia. The players involved are a who’s who of Trump-connected pro-Russian figures. Mr. Flynn is gone, having been caught lying...

    World › Europeans wonder if Trump will act on Pence’s reassurances
    Feb20

    World › Europeans wonder if Trump will act on Pence’s reassurances

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was the latest in a trio of high-ranking Trump emissaries to tell European allies in person that the United States will steadfastly support NATO and demand that Russia honor its commitments to end fighting in Ukraine. Some European leaders, however, remain skeptical of whether Pence… …read more Source: Japan...

    Donetsk Decries Massive Attack of Ukrainian Troops
    Feb20

    Donetsk Decries Massive Attack of Ukrainian Troops

    Kiev, Ukraine.- The self-proclaimed Donetsk Republic denounced today denounced the bombardment at least 30 localities by Ukrainian troops, while a four-hour truce was agreed in the city of Avdeevka. In addition, the Ukrainian armed forces tried, with two squads supported by mortars, to make their way in the villages of Opitni and Peski, where...

    5 Arrested in Kiev Clash between Nationalists, Police
    Feb19

    5 Arrested in Kiev Clash between Nationalists, Police

    Five people have been detained and one policeman injured in a clash between Ukrainian nationalist demonstrators and police outside the presidential administration building in Kiev.The Sunday evening clash involved demonstrators in camouflage and balaclavas who tried to set… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine truce due to come into force today
    Feb19

    Ukraine truce due to come into force today

    Moscow: A truce between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine will come into force Monday, Moscow and Kiev said, though some separatists were already labelling it unfeasible. Saturday’s announcement comes after nearly 30 people lost their lives as violence flared again earlier this month in a conflict that has left...

    Tourism shows signs of recovery in Egypt
    Feb19

    Tourism shows signs of recovery in Egypt

    CAIRO — Tourists are slowly returning to Egypt, easing pressure on a key sector battered by years of turmoil and the 2015 bombing of a plane carrying Russian holidaymakers. “There is an increase in the number of tourists. This situation was much better in January than in previous years,” Tourism Ministry spokeswoman Omaima Al Husseini...

    Protesters Clash With Kyiv Police Over Coal Blockade; At Least 7 Detained
    Feb19

    Protesters Clash With Kyiv Police Over Coal Blockade; At Least 7 Detained

    Nationalists and other protesters clashed with police in Kyiv as demonstrators rallied in support of a blockade on coal-producing regions controlled by separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...