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    [Ticker] Tusk implores Russia to stop violence in Ukraine
    Feb03

    [Ticker] Tusk implores Russia to stop violence in Ukraine

    Donald Tusk, president of the European Council on Thursday called on Russia to use its power over rebels in eastern Ukraine to stop the recent flare-up of hostilities. “We are reminded again of the continued challenge posed by Russia’s aggression in eastern Ukraine”, Tusk told journalists. “Russia should use its influence...

    Russia says Ukraine violating Geneva convention, shelling civilians
    Feb03

    Russia says Ukraine violating Geneva convention, shelling civilians

    The Russian Foreign Ministry on Friday accused Ukrainian armed forces of violating the Geneva Convention by shelling civilian areas in eastern Ukraine and of using weapons systems banned under the terms of the Minsk peace deal. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Artillery attacks in Ukraine reported as claiming lives
    Feb03

    Artillery attacks in Ukraine reported as claiming lives

    As artillery attacks intensify in the war in eastern Ukraine, there have been victims on both sides of the frontline after overnight fighting, the warring sides report. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Ukraine appeals for help against Russia as fighting flares
    Feb03

    Ukraine appeals for help against Russia as fighting flares

    Ukraine’s president appealed for more global pressure against Russia on Thursday as Moscow-backed rebels and government forces clashed around a front-line town in an upsurge of fighting that has claimed a reported 25 lives. The sworn foes have been exchanging mortar and rocket fire near the flashpoint, the eastern town of Avdiivka, which...

    Eurovision 2017: Ukraine ready to allow the entry of people who “pose no threat”
    Feb03

    Eurovision 2017: Ukraine ready to allow the entry of people who “pose no threat”

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    US Ambassador to UN announces condition on eliminating anti-Russian sanctions
    Feb03

    US Ambassador to UN announces condition on eliminating anti-Russian sanctions

    The sanctions against Russia will remain in place until it withdraws from Crimea, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said at the UN Security Council. …read more Source:...

    Putin says Ukraine escalated conflict to bolster US support
    Feb03

    Putin says Ukraine escalated conflict to bolster US support

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday accused Ukraine of starting the latest escalation to rally support from the new US administration and other Western powers. …read more Source: Hindustan...

    US blames Russia for rise in violence in Ukraine
    Feb03

    US blames Russia for rise in violence in Ukraine

    The US has strongly condemned what it calls Russia’s ‘‘agreesive actions’‘ in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley blames Russia for new fighting in Ukraine
    Feb03

    U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley blames Russia for new fighting in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON — The new U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, on Thursday blamed Russia for renewed, deadly fighting in Ukraine and said U.S. sanctions against Moscow would remain in place. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Sanctions to remain until Crimea returns to Ukraine — US Diplomat
    Feb03

    Sanctions to remain until Crimea returns to Ukraine — US Diplomat

    UN, February 3. /TASS/. The United States should keep its anti-Russian sanctions in place as long as Crimea remains a part of Russia, Washington’s UN Ambassador Nikki Haley told the UN Security Council. “Crimea is a part of Ukraine,” she said. “Our Crimea-related sanctions will remain in place until Russia returns control...