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    France raises concerns with Russia over fighting in Ukraine
    Feb03

    France raises concerns with Russia over fighting in Ukraine

    France raises issue in phone call, and EU foreign ministers meeting next week will urge Russia to rein in separatistsEuropean ministers will call on Moscow to rein in Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine after an escalation in violence that has killed at least 19 people and left thousands without heat, power or water in the depths of...

    UN concerned over escalation of fighting in E.Ukraine
    Feb03

    UN concerned over escalation of fighting in E.Ukraine

    ‘Dire humanitarian and human rights situation of civilians,’ UN says …read more Source: Anadolu...

    THE TRUMP WAY OF WAR
    Feb03

    THE TRUMP WAY OF WAR

    Originally published by the Jerusalem Post. The PLO is disoriented, panicked and hysterical. Speaking to Newsweek this week, Saeb Erekat, PLO chief Mahmoud Abbas’s chief conduit to Israel and the Americans, complained that since President Donald Trump was sworn into office, no administration official had spoken to them. “I don’t know...

    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in Ukraine
    Feb03

    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in Ukraine

    UNITED NATIONS, United States: US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Thursday condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in Ukraine and pledged strong US support to Kiev even as the new US administration seeks to improve ties with Russia. In her first public remarks at the Security Council, Haley asserted that US sanctions imposed on Russia over its...

    Music drowns out shelling in Ukraine flashpoint town
    Feb03

    Music drowns out shelling in Ukraine flashpoint town

    AVDIIVKA (Ukraine) – As artillery fire echoes throughout the flashpoint Ukrainian town of Avdiivka, the sound of guitar and violin music fills the apartment where the Savkevich family are hunkered down. Since Sunday (Jan 29), the industrial town of some… …read more Source:...

    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...

    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:...

    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...