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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ignoring peace deal
    Mar23

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ignoring peace deal

    Russia accused Ukraine of dragging its feet on implementing last year’s ceasefire agreement as Moscow sought to press its point in a new round of high-level diplomacy. Fighting in Ukraine’s industrial heartland has killed over 9,100 people and left large swaths of land under rebel control. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Poroshenko says new Ukrainian government must be formed next week
    Mar23

    Poroshenko says new Ukrainian government must be formed next week

    Poroshenko attempted to resolve the political strains by asking Yatsenyuk to step down on February 16 …read more Source: Gulf...

    John Kerry Off To Russia For Syria Talks After Brussels Attacks
    Mar23

    John Kerry Off To Russia For Syria Talks After Brussels Attacks

    Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as the attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the ISIS. …read more Source:...

    Minsk agreement on POW exchange roadmap in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Minsk agreement on POW exchange roadmap in Ukraine

    “Unfortunately, no consensus [on POW exchange] has been reached. For the sake of accelerating the release process the sides have agreed to put together kind of a roadmap for releasing and handing over the captured personnel,” said Martin Sajdik. …read more Source:...

    Next meeting of Ukraine contact group scheduled for 6 April
    Mar23

    Next meeting of Ukraine contact group scheduled for 6 April

    Martin Sajdik noted that on 23 March the working group on economic affairs discussed matters related to the restoration of the water supply system, railway infrastructure, and power transmission lines. …read more Source:...

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks
    Mar23

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks

    Secretary of State John Kerry arrives at Vnukovo International Airport in Moscow, Russia, on Wednesday, March 23, 2016. Photo: AP WASHINGTON: Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as the attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the Islamic State group. Kerry departed Washington late...

    Poroshenko says new Ukrainian government must be formed next week (AFP)
    Mar23

    Poroshenko says new Ukrainian government must be formed next week (AFP)

    Kharkiv (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko Wednesday urged parliament to approve a new government next week that could end a raging political crisis and unlock crucial Western aid. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine To Discuss Sanctions Against Russian Officials Involved In Savchenko Case
    Mar23

    Ukraine To Discuss Sanctions Against Russian Officials Involved In Savchenko Case

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he has called on the National Security and Defense Council to consider sanctions against Russian officials involved in the prosecution of Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Schweinsteiger to miss Germany friendlies with knee injury
    Mar23

    Schweinsteiger to miss Germany friendlies with knee injury

    Manchester United’s Bastian Schweinsteiger in action during Barclays Premier League game against Manchester City at Old Trafford on Sunday, March 20, 2016. Photo: Reuters BERLIN: Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger will miss friendly matches against England and Italy after injuring a ligament in his right knee, coach Joachim Loew said on...

    New Ukraine govt expected to be formed next week
    Mar23

    New Ukraine govt expected to be formed next week

    President Poroshenko has stressed that it’s in ‘Ukraine’s interests to see the government confirmed next Tuesday’ …read more Source: World...