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    Kremlin: Russia cannot take Crimea on lease from itself
    Feb20

    Kremlin: Russia cannot take Crimea on lease from itself

    The idea that Russia could take Crimea on lease for some term is absurd as the Black Sea peninsula is a Russian region, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Feb. 20. The Russian presidential spoke …read more Source: Big News...

    Kremlin: Trump associates’ peace plan for Ukraine ‘absurd’
    Feb20

    Kremlin: Trump associates’ peace plan for Ukraine ‘absurd’

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    Kremlin: Trump associates’ peace plan for Ukraine ‘absurd’
    Feb20

    Kremlin: Trump associates’ peace plan for Ukraine ‘absurd’

    The Kremlin says the Russian government does not know anything about Ukraine peace plan crafted by an opposition Ukrainian lawmaker and two of President Donald Trump’s associates. Russia President Vladimir … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Kremlin: Trump associates’ peace plan for Ukraine ‘absurd’
    Feb20

    Kremlin: Trump associates’ peace plan for Ukraine ‘absurd’

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Kremlin says the Russian government does not know anything about Ukraine peace plan crafted by an opposition Ukrainian… …read more Source:...

    Russia’s Long-time UN Ambassador Dies Suddenly
    Feb20

    Russia’s Long-time UN Ambassador Dies Suddenly

    Russia’s long-time U.N. Ambassador, Vitaly Churkin, died suddenly on Monday in New York, a day before he would have turned 65 years old. The Russian foreign ministry announced his death in a statement, giving no details on the circumstances. An operator at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center confirmed he had been received at...

    Russia’s Long-time UN Ambassador Dies Suddenly
    Feb20

    Russia’s Long-time UN Ambassador Dies Suddenly

    Russia’s long-time U.N. Ambassador, Vitaly Churkin, died suddenly on Monday in New York, a day before he would have turned 65 years old. The Russian foreign ministry announced his death in a statement, giving no details on the circumstances. An operator at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center confirmed he had been received at...

    EU Grants EUR 18 M in Humanitarian Aid for Ukraine
    Feb20

    EU Grants EUR 18 M in Humanitarian Aid for Ukraine

    The European Union has announced that it will allocate EUR 18 M in humanitarian aid for the population that suffered from the war in the eastern regions of Ukraine. At least half of the funds will be …read more Source: Big News...

    New Ceasefire Agreement To Enter Into Force in Ukraine
    Feb20

    New Ceasefire Agreement To Enter Into Force in Ukraine

    A new ceasefire agreement must enter into force in Eastern Ukraine as of Monday, reported BNR. It was negotiated by the foreign ministers of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine during a meeting at th …read more Source: Big News...

    Baltic test for arms control in Europe
    Feb20

    Baltic test for arms control in Europe

    Since Russia’s annexation of Crimea in early 2014, its political and military relations with the West have deteriorated sharply. Russian military redeployments, exercises, and threats have increased insecurity across Europe. Nato has responded by increasing its military presence in Central Europe, fuelling fears of encirclement in the...

    Ukraine accuses pro-Russia rebels of breaking truce
    Feb20

    Ukraine accuses pro-Russia rebels of breaking truce

    Rebels persistently shelled army positions, killing at least one soldier, according to Ukraine’s military. …read more Source: AL...