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    Ukraine’s Minsk process will run into next year: Hollande
    Oct03

    Ukraine’s Minsk process will run into next year: Hollande

    He said the ceasefire was widely respected and leaders had agreed on the implementation of steps towards peace.Putin talks Ukraine cease-fire as Syria strikes continueSyria and Ukraine: two fronts in Russian war for influenceUkraine to beef up border with new U.S. radar technology …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders hold talks in Paris
    Oct03

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders hold talks in Paris

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko waves to journalists as he leaves the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, Friday. (AP/Alexander Zemlianichenko)A summit reviving a European push to bring peace to eastern Ukraine ended Friday with a call for the delay of contentious rebel plans to hold local elections this month and for both sides to begin a...

    Ukraine Peace Talks End on Positive Note
    Oct03

    Ukraine Peace Talks End on Positive Note

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Friday that he felt “cautious optimism” following talks in Paris with the Russian, French and German leaders on reviving the peace process for eastern … …read more Source: Japan Herald...

    Paris summit on Ukraine notes progress, but no resolution this year
    Oct03

    Paris summit on Ukraine notes progress, but no resolution this year

    After some 8,000 deaths and the displacement of 2 million people, a fragile peace has held in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Obama says Russia’s air strikes ‘strengthen IS’
    Oct03

    Obama says Russia’s air strikes ‘strengthen IS’

    Areas held by the US-backed Free Syrian Army have reportedly been hit by Russian strikes.–AP photo US president Barack Obama has said the Russian bombing campaign in Syria in support of president Bashar al-Assad is driving moderate opposition underground and ‘only strengthening’ Islamic State. Obama said he rejected the Russian assertion...

    Ukraine local polls postponed to ensure  ‘undisputed’ vote
    Oct03

    Ukraine local polls postponed to ensure ‘undisputed’ vote

    Peace closer than ever in eastern Ukraine, with the conflict overshadowed by Russia’s Syrian in… …read more Source:...

    France tells Putin to confine air strikes to Islamic State
    Oct03

    France tells Putin to confine air strikes to Islamic State

    Hollande used a meeting on Ukraine to address Western concerns that Russia’s air strikes would serve to strengthen Syrian President Bashar Assad by targeting rebels — perhaps including some aligned with the U.S. — rather than hitting Islamic State fighters it has promised to attack. Allies in a U.S.-led coalition that is conducting its own...

    Hollande says Minsk peace deal extended to next year
    Oct03

    Hollande says Minsk peace deal extended to next year

    After talks on Ukraine future with leaders from Russia, Ukraine and Germany, French President Francois Hollande said Minsk peace process would be extended to next year in order to meet security conditions to hold elections. …read more Source: Global...

    Ukraine Peace Talks End on Positive Note
    Oct03

    Ukraine Peace Talks End on Positive Note

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Friday that he felt “cautious optimism” following talks in Paris with the Russian, French and German leaders on reviving the peace process for eastern Ukraine. Poroshenko met with Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel at a...

    Boxing: Klitschko-Fury fight rescheduled for November 28
    Oct03

    Boxing: Klitschko-Fury fight rescheduled for November 28

    BERLIN (AFP) – Wladimir Klitschkos scheduled title fight against Britains Tyson Fury in Dusseldorf has been rescheduled for November 28, the world heavyweight champions camp announced on Friday.Klitschko, 39, was due to meet Fury in Dusseldorf on October 24 for the WBA, WBO and IBF titles, but the fight was pushed back last week after the...