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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Leaders reinforce Ukraine peace deal
    Dec30

    Leaders reinforce Ukraine peace deal

    The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine agree the Minsk peace deal for Ukraine must be fully implemented in 2016. …read more Source:...

    Europe: Russian court jails blogger for five years for extremist posts
    Dec30

    Europe: Russian court jails blogger for five years for extremist posts

    A Russian court on Wednesday sentenced a blogger to five years in jail for what it said was his extremist activity on the Internet after he urged people to attend a protest against high transport fares and criticised Russian intervention in Ukraine. …read more Source: Standard...

    World: Russian court jails blogger for five years for extremist posts
    Dec30

    World: Russian court jails blogger for five years for extremist posts

    A Russian court on Wednesday sentenced a blogger to five years in jail for what it said was his extremist activity on the Internet after he urged people to attend a protest against high transport fares and criticised Russian intervention in Ukraine. …read more Source: Standard...

    Major leaders renew support for cease-fire
    Dec30

    Major leaders renew support for cease-fire

    The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany have agreed to extend the Minsk peace accord on Ukraine into 2016, the Kremlin said in a statement on Wednesday, following a phone call among the four leaders. …read more Source: Global...

    Russia and Ukraine Finally Break Up
    Dec30

    Russia and Ukraine Finally Break Up

    Russia’s economy hasn’t bottomed out. Ukraine has nowhere to go but up. …read more Source:...

    News24.com | Uncertainty in Ukraine’s rebel east
    Dec30

    News24.com | Uncertainty in Ukraine’s rebel east

    People in In Ukraine’s rebel east say they are living with uncertainty as the aura in the capital, Donetsk, feels more forced than festive. …read more Source:...

    EDB: Economic activity in CIS stabilized in Q3 2015
    Dec30

    EDB: Economic activity in CIS stabilized in Q3 2015

    The economic activity in the CIS countries stabilized in Q3 2015 as its decline slowed in Belarus, Russia and Ukraine, reads the CIS Macromonitor published by the Analytical Unit of the Eurasian Development Bank (EDB). …read more Source:...

    Russian court jails blogger for five years for ‘extremist’ posts
    Dec30

    Russian court jails blogger for five years for ‘extremist’ posts

    A Russian court on Wednesday sentenced a blogger to five years in jail for what it said was his extremist activity on the Internet after he urged people to attend a protest against high transport fares and criticized Russian intervention in Ukraine. Vadim Tyumenstev, 35, from the Siberian region of Tomsk, was also banned from using the Internet...

    Ukraine-Russia Conflict Update: Peace Agreement Extended Into 2016 As War Continues
    Dec30

    Ukraine-Russia Conflict Update: Peace Agreement Extended Into 2016 As War Continues

    As war continues in Eastern Ukraine, leaders from Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany agreed Wednesday to extend the Minsk II agreement into 2016 in the hope that the peace deal will lead to an end in the conflict that has left over 9,000 people dead. The Minsk agreement was signed in February and the terms were meant to be fully implemented by...

    Leaders urge full implementation of Minsk peace deal in 2016
    Dec30

    Leaders urge full implementation of Minsk peace deal in 2016

    The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine agreed in a phone call on Wednesday that the Minsk peace deal for Ukraine must be fully implemented next year and said their foreign ministers would meet in one month to assess progress, the German government said in a statement. …read more Source: Channel...