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    Merkel and Macron call for ‘peaceful settlement’ in eastern Ukraine
    Dec23

    Merkel and Macron call for ‘peaceful settlement’ in eastern Ukraine

    …read more Source: Al-Manar TV

    News24.com | US officials say the country will provide lethal weapons to Ukraine
    Dec23

    News24.com | US officials say the country will provide lethal weapons to Ukraine

    US officials in Washington say the Trump administration has approved a plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, including Javelin anti-tank missiles. …read more Source:...

    Macron and Merkel urge peaceful solutions to Ukraine crisis
    Dec23

    Macron and Merkel urge peaceful solutions to Ukraine crisis

    Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel urged both sides in the ongoing fighting in Eastern Ukraine Saturday to “live up to their responsibilities” and “implement as quickly as possible” agreements to reduce conflict in the region. The joint statement from the German chancellor and French president came in light of “the recent sharp increase in the...

    US provision of weapons to Ukraine could fuel conflict, Russia says
    Dec23

    US provision of weapons to Ukraine could fuel conflict, Russia says

    Foreign minister Grigory Karasin says supply of ‘defensive’ aid could derail peace process in eastern Ukraine’s civil warRussian officials have said the US decision to supply weapons to Ukraine will fuel conflict in the east of the country.The US state department said on Friday that it would provide Ukraine with “enhanced defensive...

    American-made lethal weapons heading to Ukraine, U.S. officials say
    Dec23

    American-made lethal weapons heading to Ukraine, U.S. officials say

    Ukraine will soon have more lethal American-made weapons to help it fight Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source:...

    Russia warns US decision to arm Ukraine encourages ‘new bloodshed’
    Dec23

    Russia warns US decision to arm Ukraine encourages ‘new bloodshed’

    MOSCOW: Moscow warned Saturday that Washington was encouraging “new bloodshed” in eastern Ukraine by its decision to provide the ex-Soviet nation with lethal weapons, while Kiev expressed the hope arms supplies could help contain Russia.The stern Moscow warning came after a new ceasefire deal between Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels...

    Moscow warns US decision to arm Ukraine encourages ‘new bloodshed’
    Dec23

    Moscow warns US decision to arm Ukraine encourages ‘new bloodshed’

    MOSCOW: Moscow on Saturday said Washington was encouraging “new bloodshed” in eastern Ukraine by its decision to provide Kiev with “enhanced defensive capabilities.” In a strongly-worded statement deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov accused the United States of “crossing the line” and fomenting the conflict...

    Russia: US weapons will only fuel fighting in Ukraine
    Dec23

    Russia: US weapons will only fuel fighting in Ukraine

    The U.S. decision to provide Ukraine with lethal weapons will only fuel hostilities and raise casualties from the conflict in the country’s east, Russian officials and lawmakers warned Saturday. The … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukrainian interpreter accused of spying for Russia participated in Trudeau talks
    Dec23

    Ukrainian interpreter accused of spying for Russia participated in Trudeau talks

    OTTAWA — The government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau prides itself on its close ties with Ukraine. Canada has signed a free-trade agreement with Ukraine, it is providing 200 soldiers to train their Ukrainian counterparts, and it recently decided to allow sales of automatic weapons to Ukraine’s army. So it is unlikely Trudeau was...

    More S-400 Air Defense Systems to Be Deployed in Crimea in Coming Days
    Dec23

    More S-400 Air Defense Systems to Be Deployed in Crimea in Coming Days

    TEHRAN (FNA)- The Defense Ministry announced that two battalions supported by S-400 Triumf air defense missile systems will begin combat duty in Russia’s Crimea at the start of 2018. …read more Source: Fars News...