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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    News24.com | Uncertainty in Ukraine’s rebel east
    Dec30

    News24.com | Uncertainty in Ukraine’s rebel east

    People in In Ukraine’s rebel east say they are living with uncertainty as the aura in the capital, Donetsk, feels more forced than festive. …read more Source:...

    EDB: Economic activity in CIS stabilized in Q3 2015
    Dec30

    EDB: Economic activity in CIS stabilized in Q3 2015

    The economic activity in the CIS countries stabilized in Q3 2015 as its decline slowed in Belarus, Russia and Ukraine, reads the CIS Macromonitor published by the Analytical Unit of the Eurasian Development Bank (EDB). …read more Source:...

    Russian court jails blogger for five years for ‘extremist’ posts
    Dec30

    Russian court jails blogger for five years for ‘extremist’ posts

    A Russian court on Wednesday sentenced a blogger to five years in jail for what it said was his extremist activity on the Internet after he urged people to attend a protest against high transport fares and criticized Russian intervention in Ukraine. Vadim Tyumenstev, 35, from the Siberian region of Tomsk, was also banned from using the Internet...

    Ukraine-Russia Conflict Update: Peace Agreement Extended Into 2016 As War Continues
    Dec30

    Ukraine-Russia Conflict Update: Peace Agreement Extended Into 2016 As War Continues

    As war continues in Eastern Ukraine, leaders from Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany agreed Wednesday to extend the Minsk II agreement into 2016 in the hope that the peace deal will lead to an end in the conflict that has left over 9,000 people dead. The Minsk agreement was signed in February and the terms were meant to be fully implemented by...

    Leaders urge full implementation of Minsk peace deal in 2016
    Dec30

    Leaders urge full implementation of Minsk peace deal in 2016

    The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine agreed in a phone call on Wednesday that the Minsk peace deal for Ukraine must be fully implemented next year and said their foreign ministers would meet in one month to assess progress, the German government said in a statement. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine To Ban Imports Of Some Russian Goods
    Dec30

    Ukraine To Ban Imports Of Some Russian Goods

    Kyiv says it will approve a ban on the import of some Russian goods in response to similar actions by Moscow. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Leaders of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany back extension of Ukraine peace deal
    Dec30

    Leaders of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany back extension of Ukraine peace deal

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany have agreed to extend the Minsk peace accord on Ukraine into 2016, the Kremlin said in a statement on Wednesday, following a phone call between the four leaders. …read more Source:...

    European leaders renew support for Ukraine ceasefire (AFP)
    Dec30

    European leaders renew support for Ukraine ceasefire (AFP)

    Paris (AFP) – The leaders of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine renewed their support for a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday following phone discussions, the French presidency said in a statement. …read more Source: The West...

    Leaders of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany back extension of Ukraine peace deal
    Dec30

    Leaders of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany back extension of Ukraine peace deal

    The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany have agreed to extend the Minsk peace accord on Ukraine into 2016, the Kremlin said in a statement on Wednesday, following a phone call between the four leaders. …read more Source: Channel...

    Normandy Quartet Concerned About Minsk Agreements
    Dec30

    Normandy Quartet Concerned About Minsk Agreements

    Moscow, The leaders of the Quartet of Normandy talked today over the phone about the agreements of Minsk, following a build up of Ukrainian war materiel on the other side of the separation strip. …read more Source:...