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    Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst banned from Ukraine
    Dec21

    Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst banned from Ukraine

    The Ukrainian authorities have blacklisted American singer Fred Durst ‘in the interests of guaranteeing the security of our state.’ Durst is married to a woman born on the Crimean peninsular. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Russia: Link of Sanctions with Ukrainian Conflict Is Unacceptable
    Dec21

    Russia: Link of Sanctions with Ukrainian Conflict Is Unacceptable

    21 de diciembre de 2015, 14:31Moscow, Dec 21 (Prensa Latina) Russia regarded as unacceptable, illogical and artificial the link of the sanctions imposed by the European Union (EU) with a solution of the conflict in southeastern Ukraine, when this Eurasian country is not part of the crisis . …read more Source: Prensa...

    Blast Hits Donetsk Bus Stop
    Dec21

    Blast Hits Donetsk Bus Stop

    Russian news agencies have reported that a powerful explosive device went off late on December 21 in the city of Donetsk, in conflict-torn eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia to hit Ukraine with food embargo over new free trade deal with EU
    Dec21

    Russia to hit Ukraine with food embargo over new free trade deal with EU

    Russia says a ban on Western food products will also apply to Ukraine from the start of next year when a free trade agreement comes into force… …read more Source:...

    EU extends sanctions against defiant Russia
    Dec21

    EU extends sanctions against defiant Russia

    BRUSSELS – The EU extended damaging economic sanctions against Russia on Monday amid sharp differences over relations with Moscow which struck back with a furious tirade and its own import ban against Ukraine. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Russian Activist Facing Protest Charges Flees To Ukraine
    Dec21

    Russian Activist Facing Protest Charges Flees To Ukraine

    A Russian opposition activist who became the first person charged under a strict new protest law has reportedly fled to neighboring Ukraine, where he will seek political asylum. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU bid to appease Russia over Ukraine deal collapses
    Dec21

    EU bid to appease Russia over Ukraine deal collapses

    A last-minute attempt to prevent Russia from slapping economic sanctions on Ukraine failed Monday, as EU-led negotiations between the parties broke down. The sticking point is the launch of a delayed EU free trade agreement with Ukraine that will enter into force on January 1. The EU had been talking for 18 months over Russia’s concerns the...

    EU prolongs economic sanctions on Russia until mid-2016
    Dec21

    EU prolongs economic sanctions on Russia until mid-2016

    The European Union on Monday extended its economic sanctions against Russia over the conflict in Ukraine until the end of next July, drawing a swift rebuke from the Russian economy minister. The EU has linked the lifting of the sanctions to full implementation of a peace deal in east Ukraine, where more than 9,000 people have been killed in...

    Russia, EU trade talks fail, Kiev set to face retaliation (Reuters)
    Dec21

    Russia, EU trade talks fail, Kiev set to face retaliation (Reuters)

    By Robin Emmott and Gabriela Baczynska BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union failed to allay Russia’s concerns about Ukraine’s free-trade accord with the 28-nation bloc on Monday, lea… …read more Source: The West...

    Russia, EU trade talks fail, Kiev set to face retaliation
    Dec21

    Russia, EU trade talks fail, Kiev set to face retaliation

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...