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    Obama Says Russia Sanctions To Remain
    Apr25

    Obama Says Russia Sanctions To Remain

    U.S. President Barack Obama said sanctions on Russia would remain in place until the Kremlin fully implemented the Minsk agreements on bringing peace to eastern Ukraine. Ukraine and Western governments accuse Russia of intervening military in eastern Ukraine and supporting armed separatists there, which Russia denies. (Reuters) …read more...

    Pilot jailed in Russia may return ‘in weeks’: Ukraine leader
    Apr25

    Pilot jailed in Russia may return ‘in weeks’: Ukraine leader

    KIEV: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Sunday he hoped to see a Kiev-born pilot who received a 14-year jail sentence in Russia return home as part of a prisoner swap “in a few weeks”. The case of 34-year-old Nadiya Savchenko has further strained ties between the two neighbours as Ukraine fights a pro-Russian eastern...

    OBAMA: ‘We need to keep sanctions on Russia’
    Apr25

    OBAMA: ‘We need to keep sanctions on Russia’

    “We need to keep sanctions on Russia in place until Russia fully implements the Minsk agreements.” …read more Source: Business...

    Obama says Russia sanctions must stay in place until Minsk implemented
    Apr25

    Obama says Russia sanctions must stay in place until Minsk implemented

    US President Barack Obama said on Monday that the West needed to uphold the sanctions it has imposed against Russia over the Ukraine crisis until Moscow fully implements the so-called Minsk peace agreement. …read more Source:...

    Obama says Russia sanctions must stay in place until Minsk implemented
    Apr25

    Obama says Russia sanctions must stay in place until Minsk implemented

    HANOVER, Germany (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama said on Monday that the West needed to uphold the sanctions it has imposed against Russia over the Ukraine crisis until Moscow fully implements the so-called Minsk peace agreement. …read more Source:...

    AP Finds Chernobyl Contamination In Milk From Belarus
    Apr25

    AP Finds Chernobyl Contamination In Milk From Belarus

    Associated Press reporters who visited the edge of the Chernobyl exclusion zone in Belarus say that milk from a dairy farm there contains levels of radioactive isotopes at least 10 times higher than the country’s food safety limits. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    30 years after Chernobyl disaster, containment is nearing completion
    Apr25

    30 years after Chernobyl disaster, containment is nearing completion

    But some wonder whether Ukraine can manage on its own when international support ends in 2017. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Barack Obama, top US allies to discuss challenges straining Europe
    Apr25

    Barack Obama, top US allies to discuss challenges straining Europe

    Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, from left, President Barack Obama, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Minister President of Lower Saxony Stephan Weil, are seated in the front row before the opening ceremony of the Hannover Messe trade fair opening ceremony in Hannover, Germany, on Sunday. (AP Photo) Monday’s meeting in Hannover,...

    Obama says Russia sanctions must stay in place until Minsk implemented
    Apr25

    Obama says Russia sanctions must stay in place until Minsk implemented

    U.S. President Barack Obama said on Monday that the West needed to uphold the sanctions it has imposed against Russia over the Ukraine crisis until Moscow fully implements the so-called Minsk peace agreement. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Obama says Russia sanctions must stay in place until Minsk implemented
    Apr25

    Obama says Russia sanctions must stay in place until Minsk implemented

    HANOVER, Germany (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama said on Monday that the West needed to uphold the sanctions it has imposed against Russia over the Ukraine crisis until Moscow fully implements the so-called Minsk peace agreement. …read more Source: The...