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    New Ukraine truce due to come into force Monday
    Feb19

    New Ukraine truce due to come into force Monday

    A truce between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine will come into force Monday, Moscow and Kiev said, though some separatists were already labelling it unfeasible. …read more Source: Muscat...

    News24.com | Russia now recognises Ukrainian passports
    Feb19

    News24.com | Russia now recognises Ukrainian passports

    Russia has decided to recognise passports and other documents issued by separatist rebel authorities in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Trump envoys in Europe: Talking points
    Feb19

    Trump envoys in Europe: Talking points

    US President Donald Trump’s envoys have tried to reassure allies that Washington remains committed to its global role and responsibilities. But after a week of top flight diplomacy, it is unclear if US Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and defence chief James Mattis have got the message across. Here is a summary of...

    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...