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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Resurgent Russia takes on tenacious Turkey
    Dec09

    Resurgent Russia takes on tenacious Turkey

    From Ukraine to Syria, Russia is determined to confront and contain the West. …read more Source: AL...

    Kerry to visit Moscow for high-level talks
    Dec09

    Kerry to visit Moscow for high-level talks

    ‘I’m…travelling to Moscow in a week and we’ll be meeting with him (President Putin) and with Foreign Minister Lavrov on the subject of Syria and of Ukraine,’ US Secretary of State says …read more Source: World...

    Over 9,000 killed in Ukraine conflict: UN
    Dec09

    Over 9,000 killed in Ukraine conflict: UN

    The United Nations says more than 9,000 people have been killed in Ukraine conflict since last April. …read more Source:...

    Over 9,000 people killed in 21 months of Ukraine fighting: UN
    Dec09

    Over 9,000 people killed in 21 months of Ukraine fighting: UN

    More than 9,000 people have died in 21 months of fighting in eastern Ukraine, the U.N. human rights office said Wednesday. …read more Source: Global...

    Kerry Plans to Visit Russia Within the Week
    Dec09

    Kerry Plans to Visit Russia Within the Week

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he hopes to visit Russia within the next week for talks on the crisis in Syria and Ukraine. Kerry said Wednesday in Paris that he is planning to visit Moscow “in a week” to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on the two matters. If he makes the trip, it will come...

    More Than 9,000 Killed In Eastern Ukraine Conflict, UN Says
    Dec09

    More Than 9,000 Killed In Eastern Ukraine Conflict, UN Says

    A UN report released on December 9 says the confirmed death toll from the conflict in eastern Ukraine now exceeds 9,000, despite a “significant reduction of hostilities in certain parts” of the region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN: 9,000 killed in Ukraine conflict, but now violence eases
    Dec09

    UN: 9,000 killed in Ukraine conflict, but now violence eases

    More than 9,000 people have died in 21 months of fighting in eastern Ukraine, even as a new cease-fire has largely held and contributed to a sharp decline in casualties since mid-August, the U.N. human rights office said Wednesday. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    UN: Violence Slows in Ukraine, But Death Toll More Than 9,000
    Dec09

    UN: Violence Slows in Ukraine, But Death Toll More Than 9,000

    The United Nations’ human rights office says more than 9,000 people have died in 21 months of fighting in eastern Ukraine, even though there has been a “sharp de-escalation of hostilities” since August. The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights said in its report released Wednesday that the withdrawal of heavy...

    Kiev won’t repay debt because ‘they are crooks’ – Russian PM
    Dec09

    Kiev won’t repay debt because ‘they are crooks’ – Russian PM

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Wednesday he did not believe Kiev would repay a US$3 billion debt (2 billion pound) to Russia because Ukrainian officials are “crooks.” …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia gives Ukraine 10 days after Dec 20 to meet debt obligations
    Dec09

    Russia gives Ukraine 10 days after Dec 20 to meet debt obligations

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on Wednesday Ukraine will have 10 days after Dec. 20 to fulfil its debt obligations to Moscow and if that does not happen, Russia will take it to court. …read more Source: The...