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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Moscow suspends Ukraine free-trade zone
    Dec22

    Moscow suspends Ukraine free-trade zone

    Putin blames Brussels for failure of talks to ease Russian anxiety over neighbour’s EU links …read more Source: Financial...

    Singer Uses Her Eurovision Bid To Call For Peace In Ukraine
    Dec22

    Singer Uses Her Eurovision Bid To Call For Peace In Ukraine

    By Vladi Vovcuk A young Ukrainian singer is directing her newest single at Vladimir Putin. Diana Mess, who lives in the UK, calls on the Russian president to end his military engagement in her home country in a single called “World Support Ukraine.” It’s already getting a lot of love online, and Mess hopes it will be selected to...

    Ukraine announces ‘New Year’ truce with pro-Russia rebels
    Dec22

    Ukraine announces ‘New Year’ truce with pro-Russia rebels

    There was no initial confirmation of the agreement from the separatist negotiators in Minsk …read more Source:...

    Russia’s State Duma adopts law on suspending free trade with Ukraine
    Dec22

    Russia’s State Duma adopts law on suspending free trade with Ukraine

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Ukraine announces ‘New Year’ truce with pro-Russia rebels
    Dec22

    Ukraine announces ‘New Year’ truce with pro-Russia rebels

    A new truce between Ukraine and rebel fighters has been agreed upon and will be effective from midnight tonight. …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine announces ‘New Year’ truce with pro-Russia rebels
    Dec22

    Ukraine announces ‘New Year’ truce with pro-Russia rebels

    Ukraine said Tuesday it had reached a “New Year” truce agreement with pro-Russian insurgents that could finally end periodic deadly clashes in the war-scarred ex-Soviet state …read more Source: The Daily...

    U.S. Expands Sanctions List For Russians, Ukrainians
    Dec22

    U.S. Expands Sanctions List For Russians, Ukrainians

    The United States is adding nearly three dozen people and companies to its sanctions list for activity directly or indirectly connected to the conflict in eastern Ukraine and the annexation of the Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    [Focus] Europe in Review 2015
    Dec22

    [Focus] Europe in Review 2015

    EUobserver’s third annual review looks back at the main events of 2015: Terrorist attacks in France; the migration crisis; Grexit; and the Ukraine conflict. Download or order your copy here. …read more Source:...

    [Ticker] Report: German firm selling turbines to Crimea
    Dec22

    [Ticker] Report: German firm selling turbines to Crimea

    Ukrainian weekly Dzerkalo Tyzhnia has published an investigation saying German firm Siemens is supplying electricity turbines to Russia-annexed Crimea by exploiting loopholes in EU sanctions. Siemens couldn’t be reach for comment Tuesday. It previously denied the allegation, which first surfaced in Russian daily Vedomosti in June....

    Kremlin says to consider possible counter measures after new round of US sanctions
    Dec22

    Kremlin says to consider possible counter measures after new round of US sanctions

    Russia may consider counter measures after the United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on 34 individuals and entities as part of its efforts to pressure Russia over its role in the Ukraine crisis, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said …read more Source: The Daily...