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    Putin’s Wide-Ranging News Conference
    Dec17

    Putin’s Wide-Ranging News Conference

    Alexander Zemlianichenko / APRussian President Vladimir Putin held his annual news conference Thursday, a wide-ranging event that lasted more than three hours. Putin didn’t mince his words when discussing his country’s military intervention in Syria, its relations with Turkey after the shooting down of a Russian warplane, and its...

    Why we must keep faith in Ukraine
    Dec17

    Why we must keep faith in Ukraine

    The largest country in Europe must not fall back under Moscow’s sway, writes Tim Judah …read more Source: Financial...

    Belarus named cheapest tourist destination for Russians in 2015
    Dec17

    Belarus named cheapest tourist destination for Russians in 2015

    According to Travel.ru, Russian tourists spent RUB4,200 on average on hotel accommodation per day in Belarus in 2015. For comparison: it was RUB4,500 on accommodations per day in Ukraine, and RUB7,100 in Kazakhstan. …read more Source:...

    Moscow Court Releases Jailed Pro-Ukraine Stunt Performer
    Dec17

    Moscow Court Releases Jailed Pro-Ukraine Stunt Performer

    A Moscow court on December 17 released a Russian man who was jailed after taking part in a stunt in the Russian capital as part of a pro-Ukraine demonstration. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Vladimir Putin says Donald Trump is ‘a very lively man, talented without doubt’
    Dec17

    Vladimir Putin says Donald Trump is ‘a very lively man, talented without doubt’

    In a wide-ranging news conference, Putin also hinted – for the first time – that Russian military advisers are active in Ukraine. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Putin: Russia did have people in Ukraine doing ‘certain military tasks’
    Dec17

    Putin: Russia did have people in Ukraine doing ‘certain military tasks’

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Russia did have personnel in eastern Ukraine who were carrying out certain military tasks but denied Moscow had deployed regular troops there. “We never said there were no people there who were carrying out certain tasks including in the military sphere,” Putin told an annual news...

    Poroshenko: Russia boosting military in Ukraine’s east
    Dec17

    Poroshenko: Russia boosting military in Ukraine’s east

    BRUSSELS (AP) ” Ukraine’s leader has accused Russia of increasing its military presence in eastern Ukraine, hours after Russian President Vladimir Putin said he wanted to see the armed conflict there ended as quickly as possible.During… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Belavia: Belarus-Ukraine air passenger traffic triples
    Dec17

    Belavia: Belarus-Ukraine air passenger traffic triples

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    Ukrainian president: Russia is boosting military presence in eastern Ukraine
    Dec17

    Ukrainian president: Russia is boosting military presence in eastern Ukraine

    Ukraine’s leader has accused Russia of increasing its military presence in eastern Ukraine, hours after Russian President Vladimir Putin said he wanted to see the armed conflict there ended as quickly as possible. …read more Source: FOX...

    Poroshenko: Russia boosting military in Ukraine’s east
    Dec17

    Poroshenko: Russia boosting military in Ukraine’s east

    Ukraine’s leader has accused Russia of increasing its military presence in eastern Ukraine, hours after Russian President Vladimir Putin said he wanted to see the armed conflict there ended as quickly as possible. …read more Source: The Daily...