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    Putin orders Russia to recognise documents issued in rebel-held east Ukraine
| Reuters
    Feb18

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

    MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin ordered Russian authorities on Saturday to temporarily recognise civil registration documents issued in separatist-held areas of eastern Ukraine, a decision strongly criticised by Ukraine’s president.The decision will enable people from the conflict-hit region to travel, work or study in Russia.According to...

    Russia seeks ‘post-West’ order as US vows loyalty to allies
    Feb18

    Russia seeks ‘post-West’ order as US vows loyalty to allies

    The US would also not relent in pushing Russia to honour the Minsk ceasefire accords with Ukraine. …read more Source: Daily...

    Truce may begin between Ukraine army, pro-Russians on Monday: Lavrov
    Feb18

    Truce may begin between Ukraine army, pro-Russians on Monday: Lavrov

    A truce between pro-Russia fighters and the Ukrainian army is likely to be enforced on Monday in the volatile eastern Ukraine, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says. …read more Source: Iran...

    Tentative ceasefire agreed for eastern Ukraine
    Feb18

    Tentative ceasefire agreed for eastern Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said a truce between pro-Russian rebels and Ukraine’s army will start on Monday. But Kyiv has said it is “not at all” happy with the deal made at the Munich Security Conference. …read more Source:...

    Russia Now Recognizes Ukrainian Rebel Documents, Passports
    Feb18

    Russia Now Recognizes Ukrainian Rebel Documents, Passports

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed an order for Russia to recognize passports and other documents issued by separatist rebel authorities in eastern Ukraine.The signing, announced by the Kremlin on Saturday, brought sharp criticism from Ukrainian officials…. …read more Source:...

    Truce may begin between Ukraine army, pro-Russians on Monday: Lavrov
    Feb18

    Truce may begin between Ukraine army, pro-Russians on Monday: Lavrov

    The Russian foreign minister says a truce may be enforced between Ukraine’s army and pro-Russians on Monday. …read more Source:...

    Pence to Europe: We’re still with you
    Feb18

    Pence to Europe: We’re still with you

    Vice President Mike Pence delivered assurances to European leaders Saturday that the United States is not withdrawing from the world stage under the rule of an “America First” president.“Today, on behalf of President Trump, I bring you this assurance: The United States of America strongly supports NATO and will be unwavering in our commitment to...

    Vladimir Putin orders Russia to recognise documents issued in rebel-held east Ukraine
    Feb18

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

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Moscow recognises passports for separatists in Ukraine
    Feb18

    Moscow recognises passports for separatists in Ukraine

    Russia announced on Saturday (Jan 18) a decree recognising passports issued by rebel authorities in separatist regions of Ukraine, triggering a protest from Kiev which called it a “provocation”. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ceasefire between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists agreed
    Feb18

    Ceasefire between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists agreed

    A ceasefire between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists will come into effect on Monday, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says. …read more Source:...