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    Key Aid Provider Says it Can’t Operate in Rebel-held Ukraine
    Mar01

    Key Aid Provider Says it Can’t Operate in Rebel-held Ukraine

    Russian-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine said Wednesday they are taking over scores of factories and mines in the region, many of them belonging to a tycoon whose foundation has been the largest provider of humanitarian aid to a war-battered population.The moves came in the… …read more Source:...

    Phones cut in eastern Ukraine as rebels seize firms
| Reuters
    Mar01

    Phones cut in eastern Ukraine as rebels seize firms | Reuters

    KIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine A fifth of a million phone users in Ukraine’s rebel-controlled eastern city of Donetsk were cut off from the rest of the country on Wednesday after armed men took over the offices and equipment of the main fixed-line telecoms company, its director said.Pro-Russian separatists had warned they would seize businesses in...

    Warring sides in Ukraine’s Donetsk Oblast expected to disengage on 7 March
    Mar01

    Warring sides in Ukraine’s Donetsk Oblast expected to disengage on 7 March

    According to Martin Sajdik, the sides have requested assistance with the disengagement procedure near Stanitsa Luganskaya on 7 March. Apart from that, the sides confirmed their adherence to the full withdrawal of heavy weapon systems, said the diplomat. …read more Source:...

    Contact group on Ukraine concerned about safety of Donetsk water filtering station
    Mar01

    Contact group on Ukraine concerned about safety of Donetsk water filtering station

    The sides agreed not to fire at or assault the Donetsk water filtering station. Apart from that, there are plans to clear mines near the water station and along the access roads leading to the station. The sides also agreed that it is necessary to guarantee the safety of the station’s workers, repair crews and OSCE representatives....

    Firms seized in rebel-held east Ukraine as blockade tension mounts
    Mar01

    Firms seized in rebel-held east Ukraine as blockade tension mounts

    A leading telecoms firm and a humanitarian group owned by Ukraine’s richest man said on Wednesday they had been forced to stop operating in territory controlled by Russia-backed separatists as their offices had been seized by armed men. …read more Source: Channel...

    Firms seized in rebel-held east Ukraine as blockade tension mounts
    Mar01

    Firms seized in rebel-held east Ukraine as blockade tension mounts

    KIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine – A leading telecoms firm and a humanitarian group owned by Ukraine’s richest man said on Wednesday they had been forced to stop operating in territory controlled by Russia-backed separatists as their offices had been seized by armed… …read more Source:...

    Firms seized in rebel-held east Ukraine as blockade tension mounts
    Mar01

    Firms seized in rebel-held east Ukraine as blockade tension mounts

    KIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – A leading telecoms firm and a humanitarian group owned by Ukraine’s richest man said on Wednesday they had been forced to stop operating in territory controlled by Russia-backed separatists as their offices had been seized by armed men. …read more Source: The...

    Clashes break out between nationalists and separatists at a rail blockade in eastern Ukraine
    Mar01

    Clashes break out between nationalists and separatists at a rail blockade in eastern Ukraine

    A gang of men – one wielding a chainsaw – has attacked a pro-Kyiv rail blockade in eastern Ukraine. More than 35 people were arrested at Kryvyi Torets. One man was injured. …read more Source:...

    Manchester United yaamua Kufungua pochi iwasafirishe Mashabiki.
    Mar01

    Manchester United yaamua Kufungua pochi iwasafirishe Mashabiki.

    Manchester United ilipangwa na klabu ya Rostov kwenye droo ya hatua ya 16 bora ya Europa League. Na katika kuhakikisha kuwa wanaendelea kupata sapoti ya mashabiki klabu ya Manchester United imepanga kulipa gharama zote ambazo mashabiki wataingia kulipia Visa za Urusi kwa mashabiki watakaosafiri kwenye mchezo dhidi ya FC Rostov utakaofanyika March...

    Russia Threatens ‘Reaction’ to Proposed U.S. Military Buildup
    Mar01

    Russia Threatens ‘Reaction’ to Proposed U.S. Military Buildup

    Moscow has reacted sharply to President Trump’s announcement of a substantial budget increase in military spending, warning that the U.S. can expect a response from Russia. …read more Source:...