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    Ukraine contact group may convene in Minsk on 10 February
    Jan27

    Ukraine contact group may convene in Minsk on 10 February

    “The next meeting of the contact group is planned for 10 February but the Foreign Ministers of the Normandy Format may gather for a meeting at this time too. Therefore, I cannot say exactly,” the OSCE representative said. …read more Source:...

    AP Exclusive: Putin aide: Kiev refuses to honor Minsk deal
    Jan27

    AP Exclusive: Putin aide: Kiev refuses to honor Minsk deal

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Kiev has failed to meet its obligations under the Minsk peace accord and has instead introduced an economic blockade of eastern Ukraine, Russia’s security chief says.Patrushev ” a longtime associate of President Vladimir… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine ready to open crossing point for humanitarian aid in Lugansk Oblast
    Jan27

    Ukraine ready to open crossing point for humanitarian aid in Lugansk Oblast

    An agreement was reached to open this point on 12 February, the day when the Minsk accords were signed a year ago. I think this is a very important step forward. When we started negotiations there was no crossing point on the line of contact in Lugansk Oblast. Now we will have a second one, Martin Sajdik said. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine tripartite contact group concludes meeting in Minsk
    Jan27

    Ukraine tripartite contact group concludes meeting in Minsk

    With regard to political matters Ukraine’s position remains unchanged: elections in the parts of Donbass uncontrolled by Ukraine should be held in compliance with the Ukrainian legislation, with the participation of Ukrainian parties, Ukrainian journalists and international observers. …read more Source:...

    AP Exclusive: Putin aide: Kiev refuses to honor Minsk deal
    Jan27

    AP Exclusive: Putin aide: Kiev refuses to honor Minsk deal

    Kiev has failed to meet its obligations under the Minsk peace accord and has instead introduced an economic blockade of eastern Ukraine, Russia’s security chief says. …read more Source: FOX...

    AP Exclusive: Putin aide: Kiev refuses to honor Minsk deal
    Jan27

    AP Exclusive: Putin aide: Kiev refuses to honor Minsk deal

    MOSCOW (AP) — Kiev has failed to meet its obligations under the Minsk peace accord and has instead introduced an economic blockade of eastern Ukraine, Russia’s security chief says. Patrushev — a longtime associate of President Vladimir Putin who serves as the executive secretary of the presidential Security Council — made the remarks in a...

    AP Exclusive: Putin aide: Syrian vote must include refugees
    Jan27

    AP Exclusive: Putin aide: Syrian vote must include refugees

    MOSCOW (AP) — Syrian refugees should be given an opportunity to cast their ballots in the country’s future elections, Russia’s security chief has told The Associated Press, adding that the international community should focus on creating conditions for a free vote in Syria. However, demands for the immediate departure of Syrian...

    Separatist Leader Admits To Razing Ukrainian Village, Hails ‘Good’ Soviet Ideology
    Jan27

    Separatist Leader Admits To Razing Ukrainian Village, Hails ‘Good’ Soviet Ideology

    A separatist leader in eastern Ukraine has admitted to burning down a village at the height of fighting more than a year ago, while praising a proposal for restoring the place. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    It’s time to consider Armenia as gateway into new global world
    Jan27

    It’s time to consider Armenia as gateway into new global world

    Unlike 2015 that claimed dozens of lives on all the sides of the Karabakh conflict, amid the standstill in the OSCE MG-mediated peace process, January 2016 is relatively calm so far. Do you see any other reasons besides the volatile social and economic situation in Azerbaijan? Is there hope that the current trends will result in any breakthroughs...

    Germany warns Russia against ‘exploiting’ teen ‘rape’ case
    Jan27

    Germany warns Russia against ‘exploiting’ teen ‘rape’ case

    BERLIN (AFP) – Germany and Russia traded barbs over a murky case involving the alleged rape of a teenager, with Berlin warning Wednesday against exploiting the allegations after Moscow hinted at an official cover-up.Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier accused Russia of trying to inflame Germanys already heated national debate on...