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    Poroshenko After Talks With Pence: Crimea’s Issue Remains Top Priority for US 
    Feb19

    Poroshenko After Talks With Pence: Crimea’s Issue Remains Top Priority for US 

    MUNICH (Sputnik) — On February 14, the White House spokesman said that US President Donald Trump expects Russia to “return Crimea” to Ukraine. Later, Trump reaffirmed this stance, suggesting that Obama was “too soft” on Russia. “The United States reiterated … …read more Source:...

    Russia to recognize passports issued by Ukrainian separatists
    Feb19

    Russia to recognize passports issued by Ukrainian separatists

    Russia, Trump, Crimea, Ukraine, passports, Putin …read more Source: Toronto...

    Putin orders Russia to recognise documents issued in rebel-held east Ukraine
    Feb19

    Putin orders Russia to recognise documents issued in rebel-held east Ukraine

    February 19, 2017 10:52 AMMOSCOW (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin ordered Russian authorities on Saturday (Feb 18) to temporarily recognise civil registration documents issued in separatist-held areas of eastern Ukraine, a decision strongly criticised by Ukraine’s president. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Russia, Ukraine Agree to Ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine
    Feb19

    Russia, Ukraine Agree to Ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine

    European powers are backing a new ceasefire agreement announced Saturday for embattled eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia, Ukraine Agree to Ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine
    Feb19

    Russia, Ukraine Agree to Ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine

    European powers are backing a new ceasefire agreement announced Saturday for embattled eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    New Cease-Fire Agreed For Ukraine, But Tensions Still High
    Feb19

    New Cease-Fire Agreed For Ukraine, But Tensions Still High

    A new cease-fire has been agreed to for eastern Ukraine, but some Russian-backed separatists could not say if they would respect the fighting halt. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pence underscores support for Ukraine in Poroshenko meeting
    Feb19

    Pence underscores support for Ukraine in Poroshenko meeting

    Vice President Pence on Saturday sought to reassure Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko that the U.S. is committed to Ukraine and does not recognize Russia’s annexation of the Crimean peninsula. According to a White House read out of the… …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine marks 3rd anniversary of Euromaidan protests
    Feb19

    Ukraine marks 3rd anniversary of Euromaidan protests

    Ukrainians mark the 3rd anniversary of the Euromaidan protests which led to the toppling of Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source:...

    Russia accepts passports issued by east Ukraine rebels
    Feb19

    Russia accepts passports issued by east Ukraine rebels

    Ukraine calls the move an escalation while Russia says it is a humanitarian act. …read more Source:...

    U.S. has ‘unwavering’ commitment to NATO, Pence says
    Feb19

    U.S. has ‘unwavering’ commitment to NATO, Pence says

    HARI SREENIVASAN, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR: For more perspective on the U.S./Russia relationship and the role of NATO, I am joined from Munich by James Jeffrey, who has served in Republican and Democratic administrations as U.S. ambassador to Turkey and to Iraq, and as deputy national security adviser. He’s now with the Washington...