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    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:...

    ‘Our tanks are ready’: Ukraine braces for an escalation in war
    Feb03

    ‘Our tanks are ready’: Ukraine braces for an escalation in war

    Violence is bubbling over in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Business...

    Russia must do everything to end Ukraine violence, France says
    Feb03

    Russia must do everything to end Ukraine violence, France says

    NNA – France39;s Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault told his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in a telephone call on Friday that Moscow should do everything to ensure an end to the recent escalati …read more Source: National News...

    Ukraine blames Russia for flare-up (AAP)
    Feb03

    Ukraine blames Russia for flare-up (AAP)

    Russia is behind the recent heightened tensions in the Ukraine, says the nation’s president. …read more Source: The West...

    Nikki Haley Delivers Strong Condemnation of Russian Actions in Ukraine
    Feb03

    Nikki Haley Delivers Strong Condemnation of Russian Actions in Ukraine

    Nikki Haley, the newly appointed U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, strong condemned Russia on Thursday for supporting separatists in eastern Ukraine amid increased violence in the country. Haley made her first appearance at the U.N. Security Council and did not hold back in threatening to hold Russia accountable by keeping sanctions in...

    Russia must do everything to end Ukraine violence, France says
    Feb03

    Russia must do everything to end Ukraine violence, France says

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Tillerson Addresses Dissent and Calls Mexico, Canada
    Feb03

    Tillerson Addresses Dissent and Calls Mexico, Canada

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called for unity and understanding on his first day at the State Department amid internal dissent over policies of President Donald Trump, which have also antagonized a range of allies. Within hours of starting the job, Tillerson reached out by phone to counterparts from Mexico and Canada, spoke by phone with...