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    EU Extends $1.2 Billion Loan to Ukraine
    Mar12

    EU Extends $1.2 Billion Loan to Ukraine

    The European Union’s foreign policy chief says the EU will extend a 1 billion-euro ($1.2 billion) loan to struggling Ukraine. Federica Mogherini, who was visiting the capital Kyiv on Monday, told reporters the loan should “support Ukraine’s economic stability and structural reforms.” Ukraine is trying to improve its...

    Putin To Visit Crimea At End Of Election Campaign
    Mar12

    Putin To Visit Crimea At End Of Election Campaign

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is scheduled to visit Crimea on March 14, the last day of his presidential election campaign, in order to attend events linked to the fourth anniversary of the widely rejected referendum Russia staged when it annexed the region from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014
    Mar12

    Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has said in a new documentary that he approved of a plan to shoot down a hijacked passenger jet four years ago. A Ukrainian man tried to hijack a Turkey-bound flight and demanded that it go to Sochi as the Winter Olympics were about to start there in February 2014. The Sochi Games were Putin’s...

    EU extends $1.2 billion loan to Ukraine
    Mar12

    EU extends $1.2 billion loan to Ukraine

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    EU extends $1.2 billion loan to Ukraine
    Mar12

    EU extends $1.2 billion loan to Ukraine

    The European Union’s foreign policy chief says the EU will extend a 1 billion-euro ($1.2 billion) loan to struggling Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Putin boasts of ordering a passenger plane shot down in a bid for re-election
    Mar12

    Putin boasts of ordering a passenger plane shot down in a bid for re-election

    Vladimir Putin boasted Monday of ordering a passenger plane carrying 110 souls shot from the sky, part of the Russian autocrat’s push for re-election. The startling revelation comes just a week before the March 18 vote, one that is expected to see secure Putin his third term as president. In the two-hour documentary entitled “Putin,” the...

    EU’s Mogherini Says Ukraine Must to More to Fight Corruption
    Mar12

    EU’s Mogherini Says Ukraine Must to More to Fight Corruption

    KIEV (Reuters) – The European Union’s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Monday Ukraine must do more to fight corruption and establish… …read more Source: U.S....

    EU Extends Sanctions Against Russians, Pro-Russia Ukrainian Separatists
    Mar12

    EU Extends Sanctions Against Russians, Pro-Russia Ukrainian Separatists

    The European Union on 12 March officially prolonged its asset freezes and visa bans against 150 Russian officials and Russia-backed Ukrainian separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    One Ukrainian Soldier Killed, Three Wounded In Country’s East
    Mar12

    One Ukrainian Soldier Killed, Three Wounded In Country’s East

    Ukraine says one of its soldiers has been killed and three wounded in clashes in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014
    Mar12

    Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says he approved of a plan to shoot down a hijacked passenger jet in 2014. A Ukrainian man tried to hijack a Turkey-bound flight and demand … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...