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    Russia blamed for fresh fighting in Ukraine
    Feb03

    Russia blamed for fresh fighting in Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Russia was to blame for the latest flare-up in hostilities near the industrial town of Avdiyivka in eastern Ukraine which have led to the heaviest casualties for months. …read more Source: RTÉ...

    Russia’s Lavrov tells France that Ukraine flare-up endangers peace talks
    Feb03

    Russia’s Lavrov tells France that Ukraine flare-up endangers peace talks

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told his French counterpart Jean-Marc Ayrault on Friday that a flare-up of violence in eastern Ukraine may nullify two-year long efforts to pacify warring sides, Russia’s foreign ministry said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Foreign minister expresses concern over situation in Ukraine
    Feb03

    Foreign minister expresses concern over situation in Ukraine

    Minister of Foreign Affairs Sven Mikser (SDE) expressed concern over the situation in East Ukraine, where fighting between Ukrainian troops and Russian-backed separatists has intensified. …read more Source:...

    U.S. says no lifting of Russia sanctions until Crimea returned
    Feb03

    U.S. says no lifting of Russia sanctions until Crimea returned

    PanARMENIAN.Net – The new U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, has expressed strong condemnation of Russias actions in eastern Ukraine and warned that Ukraine-related sanctions again …read more Source: Big News...

    Trump ambassador hits Russia over Ukraine
    Feb03

    Trump ambassador hits Russia over Ukraine

    The US ambassador to the United Nations offered a strong condemnation of Russia in her first appearance at the UN Security Council on Thursday, calling on Moscow to de-escalate violence in eastern Ukraine and saying that US sanctions against Moscow would remain in place until it withdraws from Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Trump lashes at both friend and foe
    Feb03

    Trump lashes at both friend and foe

    US President steps up war of words against the world, takes aggressive stance WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump stepped up his war of words against the world on Thursday, firing on friend and foe alike even as his new top diplomat arrived for work. Even Russia, with which Trump hopes to mend ties, was not spared: US ambassador to the United...

    Russia’s Lavrov tells France that Ukraine flare-up endangers peace talks
    Feb03

    Russia’s Lavrov tells France that Ukraine flare-up endangers peace talks

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told his French counterpart Jean-Marc Ayrault on Friday that a flare-up of violence in eastern Ukraine may nullify two-year long efforts to pacify warring sides, Russia’s foreign ministry said on Friday. …read more Source: Libya...

    Kremlin spox: I hope they have enough ammo in Donbass
    Feb03

    Kremlin spox: I hope they have enough ammo in Donbass

    Dmitry Peskov said on Friday that he hoped pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine “have enough ammunition to respond aggressive actions by the Ukrainian army.”The Kremlin spokesman made the remark on Friday, according to Reuters. The agency referred to the pro-Russian forces in the area as “pro-Russian separatists.”...

    Ukraine, separatists must act to stave off ‘humanitarian disaster’ – aid, security groups
    Feb03

    Ukraine, separatists must act to stave off ‘humanitarian disaster’ – aid, security groups

    International security and aid organisations appealed to Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists on Friday to withdraw from front lines where fighting has dramatically escalated or risk a humanitarian disaster. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says Russia fully to blame for flare-up
    Feb03

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says Russia fully to blame for flare-up

    KIEV – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Friday said Russia was to blame for the latest flare-up in hostilities near the industrial town of Avdiyivka in eastern Ukraine which have led to the heaviest casualties for months. “The full… …read more Source:...