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    Ukraine bans Russian cargo trucks in tit-for-tat move
    Feb15

    Ukraine bans Russian cargo trucks in tit-for-tat move

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine has banned Russian trucks from crossing its territory in response to a similar move by Moscow, Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Turkey vows ‘harsh reaction’ if Kurds try to take Syrian town
    Feb15

    Turkey vows ‘harsh reaction’ if Kurds try to take Syrian town

    By Ercan Gurses and Daren Butler Turkey will not allow the northern Syrian town of Azaz to fall into the hands of a Kurdish militia and its fighters will face the ‘harshest reaction’ if they approach it again, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Monday. A major offensive supported by Russian bombing and Iranian-backed Shi’ite...

    Moscow may ban all Ukrainian transport running across Russia – PM
    Feb15

    Moscow may ban all Ukrainian transport running across Russia – PM

    Some people of unsound mind are attempting to stop all our heavy haulers” in the territory of Ukraine, the Prime Minister said. “You and I understand: the Ukrainian state regrettably unable to instill order is responsible for all developments in its territory,” Medvedev said. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine bans Russian cargo trucks in tit-for-tat move
    Feb15

    Ukraine bans Russian cargo trucks in tit-for-tat move

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine has banned Russian trucks from crossing its territory in response to a similar move by Moscow, Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Monday. …read more Source:...

    New tensions between Russia and Ukraine: Ukraine officially bans transit of Russian trucks
    Feb15

    New tensions between Russia and Ukraine: Ukraine officially bans transit of Russian trucks

    Ukraine has decided to block Russian trucks from moving across its territory.Earlier, Russia banned Ukrainian trucks traveling on its territory. Ukrainian officials say Russia is violating both WTO (World Trade Organization) procedures and bilateral state agreements on road transport. The Foreign Ministry is demanding an explanation of why such a...

    National wrestlers win 7 medals in Kiev
    Feb15

    National wrestlers win 7 medals in Kiev

    Azerbaijani female wrestlers have claimed a clutch of 7 medals, including 2 golds in an international tournament in Kiev, Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia-Ukraine road blockades hit trade
    Feb15

    Russia-Ukraine road blockades hit trade

    Hundreds of goods lorries are stuck on roads in Russia and Ukraine because of tit-for-tat economic blockades. …read more Source:...

    Tatars Step up Resistance to Russian Rule over Crimea
    Feb15

    Tatars Step up Resistance to Russian Rule over Crimea

    Elnara Asanova lives alone with her four small children because her husband, an ethnic Tatar, is in jail. Last April, when she was seven months pregnant, police grabbed him from the streets of their village because he had taken part in a Tatar protest against Russian… …read more Source:...

    Poland in favour of lifting EU sanctions on Belarus
    Feb15

    Poland in favour of lifting EU sanctions on Belarus

    Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski said on Monday that Warsaw supports the lifting of EU financial sanctions and visa restrictions on Belarus. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Turkish PM to visit Ukraine
    Feb15

    Turkish PM to visit Ukraine

    Turkey’s Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu will pay a visit to Ukraine tomorrow, Milliyet newspaper reported. …read more Source:...