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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine blocks road and rail links with breakaway regions
    Mar15

    Ukraine blocks road and rail links with breakaway regions

    KIEV — Ukraine’s government said Wednesday it would cut off all transport connections with Russian-backed separatist territories in the country’s east, potentially undermining a fragile ceasefire and jeopardizing the country’s tentative economic recovery. The announcement was made at a special meeting of the...

    500 million Yahoo accounts were hacked. The US just blamed it on 2 Russian spies.
    Mar15

    500 million Yahoo accounts were hacked. The US just blamed it on 2 Russian spies.

    The timing is pretty awful for Trump. The United States rarely blames foreign governments for hacks targeting US corporations. Yet in a Wednesday presser, the Department of Justice did just that — announcing indictments against two agents of the Russian FSB spy agency, Dmitry Dokuchaev and Igor Sushchin, for a 2014 breach of Yahoo that got access...

    Merkel visit to Russia lined up: Kremlin (AFP)
    Mar15

    Merkel visit to Russia lined up: Kremlin (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel is due to visit Moscow for talks with President Vladimir Putin set to cover the crisis in Ukraine, the Kremlin said Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine’s Metinvest says separatists have seized assets
    Mar15

    Ukraine’s Metinvest says separatists have seized assets

    Ukraine’s largest steelmaker, Metinvest said on Wednesday steel and coke assets in territory controlled by pro-Russian separatists had been seized by rebels. …read more Source: Channel...

    Key US Senate committee leaders say Russia sanctions must remain
    Mar15

    Key US Senate committee leaders say Russia sanctions must remain

    The top Republican and Democrat on the U.S. Senate Banking Committee both said on Wednesday that sanctions imposed on Russia over its involvement in Ukraine must not be lifted without drastic changes by Russia. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine’s Metinvest says separatists have seized assets
    Mar15

    Ukraine’s Metinvest says separatists have seized assets

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Ukraine's Metinvest says separatists have seized assets
    Mar15

    Ukraine's Metinvest says separatists have seized assets

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s largest steelmaker, Metinvest said on Wednesday steel and coke assets in territory controlled by pro-Russian separatists had been seized by rebels. …read more Source: The...

    Key U.S. Senate committee leaders say Russia sanctions must remain
    Mar15

    Key U.S. Senate committee leaders say Russia sanctions must remain

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top Republican and Democrat on the U.S. Senate Banking Committee both said on Wednesday that sanctions imposed on Russia over its involvement in Ukraine must not be lifted without drastic changes by Russia. …read more Source: The...

    Key U.S. Senate committee leaders say Russia sanctions must remain
    Mar15

    Key U.S. Senate committee leaders say Russia sanctions must remain

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top Republican and Democrat on the U.S. Senate Banking Committee both said on Wednesday that sanctions imposed on Russia over its involvement in Ukraine must not be lifted without drastic changes by Russia. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine imposes cargo blockade on breakaway east
    Mar15

    Ukraine imposes cargo blockade on breakaway east

    President’s order comes after pro-Russian separatists seize steel and coal businesses …read more Source: Financial...