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    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko: We’re inching towards peace with Russia
    Sep14

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko: We’re inching towards peace with Russia

    Fifteen months into Ukraine’s bitter conflict, some have begun to hope that the region’s first effective ceasefire just might turn into a longer peace. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko on Russia, corruption and the challenges ahead
    Sep14

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko on Russia, corruption and the challenges ahead

    KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko gave a joint interview to The Washington Post, Britain’s Independent newspaper and Germany’s Die Welt newspaper about the challenges facing his nation. Here are some highlights. On the meaning of the cease-fire that has finally taken hold in eastern Ukraine in recent days. The...

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko: We’re inching towards peace
    Sep13

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko: We’re inching towards peace

    Fifteen months into Ukraine’s bitter conflict, some have begun to hope that the region’s first effective ceasefire just might turn into a longer peace. …read more Source: The...

    Top officials hail ‘progress’ on Ukraine deal
    Sep13

    Top officials hail ‘progress’ on Ukraine deal

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Progress has been made on some contentious issues in the peace process, the foreign ministers of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France said after holding talks in Berlin on Saturday to prepare for a summit in Paris on Oct. 2. …read more Source: The China...

    Parties in Ukraine Conflict Are Urged to Build on Progress
    Sep13

    Parties in Ukraine Conflict Are Urged to Build on Progress

    Buoyed somewhat by the relative success of a two-week-old cease-fire in eastern Ukraine, four foreign ministers urged fighters and mediators to withdraw weapons and remove land mines. …read more Source: The New York...

    Deal To Remove Heavy Weapons From Ukraine ‘Very Close’
    Sep13

    Deal To Remove Heavy Weapons From Ukraine ‘Very Close’

    The foreign ministers of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France, met in Berlin over the weekend following a two-week cease-fire that appears to have held.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Nord Stream gas pipeline deal will destabilise Ukraine – Czech PM
    Sep13

    Nord Stream gas pipeline deal will destabilise Ukraine – Czech PM

    Prague – Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka criticised today the agreement by Russia´s Gazprom and its Western counterpart firms on the extension of the Nord Stream gas pipeline as a project that… …read more Source: České...

    Germany says ‘significant progress’ made at Ukraine meeting
    Sep13

    Germany says ‘significant progress’ made at Ukraine meeting

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said after meeting his Russian, Ukrainian and French counterparts in Berlin on Saturday that “significant progress” had been made towards a resolution of the conflict between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Russians vote in local elections, opposition mostly shut out
    Sep13

    Russians vote in local elections, opposition mostly shut out

    MOSCOW (AP) — Voters are casting ballots across Russia for local legislators and governors, in elections expected to be won by candidates loyal to President Vladimir Putin.Legislative elections are being held in 11 of Russia’s 83 regions, but the anti-Putin opposition was allowed to run only in the Kostroma region a few hundred kilometers...

    Progress made in Ukraine peace talks: Europe FMs
    Sep13

    Progress made in Ukraine peace talks: Europe FMs

    The foreign ministers of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France say they have made progress in their talks over the peace process in eastern Ukraine. The negotiations that managed to resolve some contentious issues in the Ukrainian crisis to some extent were held on Saturday in the German capital city of Berlin to pave the way for a summit in France...