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    News24.com | More than 9 000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict
    Dec09

    News24.com | More than 9 000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict

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

    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

    US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday he would travel to Moscow next week for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Ukraine and a political settlement in Syria. Speaking during an event on the sidelines of the Paris climate talks, Kerry said Russia “has been constructive” in trying to find a political solution to...

    Full text: US Vice President Joe Biden in Ukraine
    Dec09

    Full text: US Vice President Joe Biden in Ukraine

    Biden visits Kyiv and talks about EU trade, the ongoing conflict in the east and corruption …read more Source: The Prague...

    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

    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: Channel...

    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...