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    American OSCE monitor killed in rebel east Ukraine
    Apr24

    American OSCE monitor killed in rebel east Ukraine

    by Olga SHYLENKO and Yulia SILINA in Donetsk An American monitor with the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe died after a mission patrol vehicle hit a landmine in the Russian-backed separatist east, eliciting sharp words towards Moscow from US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday. …read more Source: Daily...

    US: Russia’s actions in Ukraine ‘obstacle’ to improved relations
    Apr24

    US: Russia’s actions in Ukraine ‘obstacle’ to improved relations

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in a phone conversation Sunday with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Moscows actions in eastern Ukraine remain an obstacle to improved US-Russian ties, the State Department said.Secretary Tillerson phoned Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko today to discuss his recent trip to...

    American member of watchdog OSCE killed in Ukraine
    Apr24

    American member of watchdog OSCE killed in Ukraine

    The Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe said the killing was the first death of one of its members while on patrol in Ukraine. …read more Source: Eyewitness...

    Russia’s support for E Ukraine ‘obstacle’ in Washington-Moscow ties
    Apr24

    Russia’s support for E Ukraine ‘obstacle’ in Washington-Moscow ties

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia’s “actions” in eastern Ukraine serve as an “obstacle” in ties between the administration of US President Donald Trump and the Kremlin. …read more Source:...

    US: Russia’s actions in Ukraine ‘obstacle’ to improved relations
    Apr24

    US: Russia’s actions in Ukraine ‘obstacle’ to improved relations

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Springtime for Russia’s dissident press
    Apr24

    Springtime for Russia’s dissident press

    RIGA, Latvia — The Meduza Project, a Russian expatriate news site based in Latvia, is supposedly “an enemy of the Kremlin,” but its relaxed offices in downtown Riga look like those of any other internet startup. Fixed-gear bicycles are stacked in the foyer, hipsters in hoodies sit slumped over Macs with cool...

    Ukraine: American monitor killed after land mine blasts vehicle
    Apr24

    Ukraine: American monitor killed after land mine blasts vehicle

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Russia’s actions in Ukraine ‘obstacle’ to improved ties with U.S.: Tillerson
    Apr24

    Russia’s actions in Ukraine ‘obstacle’ to improved ties with U.S.: Tillerson

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in a phone conversation Sunday with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Moscow’s actions in eastern Ukraine remain an obstacle to improved U.S.-Russian ties, the State Department said. “Secretary Tillerson phoned Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko today to discuss his recent trip to Moscow and...

    US paramedic killed in Ukraine
    Apr24

    US paramedic killed in Ukraine

    carmine.jpg A US paramedic was killed when their vehicle drove over a mine. Photo: Reuters An American paramedic working for European security watchdog OSCE’s monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine was killed and two others were injured on Sunday when their vehicle struck a mine, triggering a US call for a transparent, timely investigation....

    Russia: Country boosts military spending despite sanctions – Study
    Apr24

    Russia: Country boosts military spending despite sanctions – Study

    Russia became the world's third largest military spender in 2016 despite low oil prices and economic sanctions, as the global expenditure rose for a second consecutive year, a study said on Monday. Russia became the world’s third largest military spender in 2016 despite low oil prices and economic sanctions, as the global expenditure...