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    UN Says Over 9,000 People Killed In Eastern Ukraine Since Last Year, More Than 20,000 Injured
    Dec09

    UN Says Over 9,000 People Killed In Eastern Ukraine Since Last Year, More Than 20,000 Injured

    Over 9,000 people have been killed in eastern Ukraine since the beginning of conflict in the region in April last year, according to a new report released Wednesday by the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights. The report said that despite a high number of casualties, a “ceasefire within a ceasefire” agreed upon by Russia and Ukraine in August...

    UN slams Russian actions in Ukraine
    Dec09

    UN slams Russian actions in Ukraine

    New report says Russian weapons still going to eastern Ukraine, and annexed Crimea experiencing a ‘restrictive legal framework’ under Russian rule …read more Source: World...

    UN says Russian weapons still going to eastern Ukraine
    Dec09

    UN says Russian weapons still going to eastern Ukraine

    New report also says annexed Crimea experiencing a ‘restrictive legal framework’ under Russian rule …read more Source: Anadolu...

    U.N. says over 9,000 killed in Ukraine conflict
    Dec09

    U.N. says over 9,000 killed in Ukraine conflict

    Even as a new ceasefire has largely held and contributed to a sharp decline in casualties since mid-August. …read more Source: The...

    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 ceasefire has largely held and contributed to a sharp decline in casualties since mid-August, the UN human rights office said Wednesday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine Sentences Azerbaijani Men For Attacks On Maidan Activists
    Dec09

    Ukraine Sentences Azerbaijani Men For Attacks On Maidan Activists

    A court in Kyiv has sentenced two Azerbaijani citizens for attacks against Maidan activists during the early 2014 protests that brought down Ukraine’s former President Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    More than 9,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN
    Dec09

    More than 9,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN

    More than 9,000 people have been killed since the conflict in Ukraine began, the United Nations said Wednesday, warning that even though fighting had abated, millions were in precarious situations. The UN human rights office hailed “a sharp de-escalation of hostilities” in the conflict zones in eastern Ukraine since the warring sides signed a new...

    Kerry says to go to Moscow next week for Syria, Ukraine talks
    Dec09

    Kerry says to go to Moscow next week for Syria, Ukraine talks

    “I’m … traveling to Moscow in a week and will be meeting with him (Putin) and with Foreign Minister Lavrov on the subject of Syria and on Ukraine,” Kerry saidRussia says U.S. policies helped Islamic State, Interfax reportsKerry says U.S., coalition will defeat Islamic StateKerry “greatly concerned” by Russian incursion...

    More than 9,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN
    Dec09

    More than 9,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN

    More than 9,000 people have been killed since the conflict in Ukraine began, a United Nations report says, warning that even though fighting had abated, millions were in precarious situations. …read more Source: ABC...

    [Ticker] Italy calls EU debate on Russia sanctions
    Dec09

    [Ticker] Italy calls EU debate on Russia sanctions

    Italy’s ambassador to the EU, in Brussels Wednesday, called for a “political debate” on extending economic sanctions on Russia. Sources say talks likely to come at foreign ministers’ meeting on 14 December, ahead of final decision by EU leaders at summit on 17 December. Plan envisages extension by six months. …read...