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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Trump’s U.N. Envoy Nikki Haley Condemns ‘Russian Actions’ in Ukraine
    Feb03

    Trump’s U.N. Envoy Nikki Haley Condemns ‘Russian Actions’ in Ukraine

    Hayley criticised Russia for escalation in Ukraine’s east and said Crimea sanctions will remain. …read more Source:...

    More lives lost in Ukraine clashes as US pressures Russia (AFP)
    Feb03

    More lives lost in Ukraine clashes as US pressures Russia (AFP)

    Avdiivka (Ukraine) (AFP) – Clashes between Ukrainian forces and Moscow-backed rebels left two more dead in a flashpoint town Friday and four others elsewhere in bloodshed that has prompted the US to condemn Russia’s “aggressive” stance. …read more Source: The West...

    Kyiv Raises Death Toll As ‘Escalation’ In Eastern Fighting Continues
    Feb03

    Kyiv Raises Death Toll As ‘Escalation’ In Eastern Fighting Continues

    Kyiv has warned that an escalation of fighting it blames on “Russian occupational forces” is continuing in eastern Ukraine, where residents say “nonstop” shelling overnight on February 2-3 was the worst of a six-day surge in the hostilities. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kremlin says it hopes pro-Russian Ukrainian rebels have enough ammunition
    Feb03

    Kremlin says it hopes pro-Russian Ukrainian rebels have enough ammunition

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday he hoped that pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine had enough ammunition to respond to what he called aggressive actions by the Ukrainian army. …read more Source:...

    Music drowns out shelling in Ukraine flashpoint town (AFP)
    Feb03

    Music drowns out shelling in Ukraine flashpoint town (AFP)

    Avdiivka (Ukraine) (AFP) – As artillery fire echoes throughout the flashpoint Ukrainian town of Avdiivka, the sound of guitar and violin music fills the apartment where the Savkevich family are hunkered down. …read more Source: The West...

    Eurovision 2017: Ukraine ready to allow the entry of people who “pose no threat”
    Feb03

    Eurovision 2017: Ukraine ready to allow the entry of people who “pose no threat”

    Authorities in Ukraine has ensured the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) that people who pose no threat are welcome to visit the country for the Eurovision 2017 song contest to be held in Kiev, TASS agency reported. “We have received guarantees … …read more Source:...

    Kremlin says it hopes pro-Russian Ukrainian rebels have enough ammo
    Feb03

    Kremlin says it hopes pro-Russian Ukrainian rebels have enough ammo

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Shelling in eastern Ukraine hits both factions
    Feb03

    Shelling in eastern Ukraine hits both factions

    Strong shelling hit both government- and rebel-controlled areas of eastern Ukraine in a continued escalation of the country’s fighting. International monitors issued a sharp call for the sides to still their guns. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ceasefire violations in Ukraine still too high despite lull in fighting: Germany
    Feb03

    Ceasefire violations in Ukraine still too high despite lull in fighting: Germany

    The German Foreign Ministry said on Friday that there had been a lull in fighting in eastern Ukraine in recent “hours” but ceasefire breaches were still happening too often., “In the last couple of hours we have seen a decline in military activities there but I want to say clearly that the number of ceasefire violations remains...

    Ceasefire violations in Ukraine still too high despite lull in fighting: Germany
    Feb03

    Ceasefire violations in Ukraine still too high despite lull in fighting: Germany

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The German Foreign Ministry said on Friday that there had been a lull in fighting in eastern Ukraine in recent “hours” but ceasefire breaches were still happening too often. …read more Source:...