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    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 9 November
    Oct26

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 9 November

    The OSCE special representative also said that among political matters the contact group discussed the organization of municipal elections. The economic problems include the availability of water and electricity in the affected areas and the restoration of railways and power lines. …read more Source:...

    Separation of warring sides expected to play crucial role in building trust in Ukraine
    Oct26

    Separation of warring sides expected to play crucial role in building trust in Ukraine

    “We consider the separation [of forces and assets] to be the decisive factor in the buildup of mutual trust,” said Martin Sajdik. He went on saying that the observation of the ceasefire agreement will contribute to further implementation of the framework agreement of 21 September. …read more Source:...

    Kremlin puppet master’s leaked emails the price of return to political frontline
    Oct26

    Kremlin puppet master’s leaked emails the price of return to political frontline

    Vladislav Surkov fell out of favour with Putin but his new role in Ukraine talks has made him a target for mysterious hackersVladislav Surkov was the mysterious Kremlin puppet master who wrote rock lyrics and loved Tupac Shakur yet was simultaneously the chief architect of Vladimir Putin’s system of “managed democracy”. Now, after some time...

    Hackers: emails show ties between Kremlin, Ukraine rebels
    Oct26

    Hackers: emails show ties between Kremlin, Ukraine rebels

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A group of Ukrainian hackers has released thousands of emails from an account used by a senior Kremlin official that appear to show close financial and political ties between Moscow and separatist rebels in Eastern Ukraine.The… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian NATO ambassador: ‘There’s no need for Russia to justify its peaceful intentions’
    Oct26

    Russian NATO ambassador: ‘There’s no need for Russia to justify its peaceful intentions’

    With international condemnation for Russia’s bombing campaign in Syria and alleged human rights violations in Crimea, Conflict Zone talked to Russia’s ambassador to NATO, Alexander Grushko, who rejected the criticism. …read more Source:...

    Russia Unveils ‘Satan 2’ Nuclear Weapon
    Oct26

    Russia Unveils ‘Satan 2’ Nuclear Weapon

    Russia has unveiled a new nuclear missile that “is capable of wiping out parts of the earth the size of Texas or France.” Reports say that the RS-28 missile, dubbed the “Satan 2,” was declassified this week, with the first image of the weapon being released to the public by designers at the Makeyev Rocket Design Bureau. It’s also known as...

    No sleep for Ukraine officials as corruption reform deadline looms
    Oct26

    No sleep for Ukraine officials as corruption reform deadline looms

    KIEV – As the deadline nears for some 50,000 Ukrainian officials to fill out wealth declaration forms, lawmakers and ministers have vented their frustration at the tedious procedure with a mix of wry jokes and angry outbursts. The online form,… …read more Source:...

    Russian NATO ambassador: ‘There is no need for Russia to justify its peaceful intentions’
    Oct26

    Russian NATO ambassador: ‘There is no need for Russia to justify its peaceful intentions’

    With international condemnation for Russia’s bombing campaign in Syria and alleged human rights violations in Crimea, Conflict Zone talked to Russia’s ambassador to NATO, Alexander Grushko, who rejected the criticism. …read more Source:...

    Hackers: emails show ties between Kremlin, Ukraine rebels
    Oct26

    Hackers: emails show ties between Kremlin, Ukraine rebels

    MOSCOW (AP) — A group of Ukrainian hackers has released thousands of emails from an account used by a senior Kremlin official that appear to show close financial and political ties between Moscow and separatist rebels in Eastern Ukraine. The cache published by Ukrainian group CyberHunta reveals contacts between President Vladimir Putin’s...

    NATO’s Vershbow on alliance troops in Eastern Europe: ‘We had no choice’
    Oct26

    NATO’s Vershbow on alliance troops in Eastern Europe: ‘We had no choice’

    NATO had hoped for cooperation with Russia, but Moscow changed the paradigm by annexing Crimea, the alliance’s Deputy Secretary General, Alexander Vershbow, told DW’s “Nemtsova. Interview” talk show. …read more Source:...