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    German, French Foreign Ministers Anxious About Ukraine
    Feb23

    German, French Foreign Ministers Anxious About Ukraine

    The foreign ministers of France and Germany, on a visit to the Ukrainian capital, are expressing concern about political tensions that are impeding reform efforts, and about the persisting conflict in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    German, French foreign ministers anxious about Ukraine
    Feb23

    German, French foreign ministers anxious about Ukraine

    The foreign ministers of France and Germany, on a visit to the Ukrainian capital, are expressing concern about political tensions that are impeding reform efforts, and about the persisting conflict in eastern Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    German, French foreign ministers anxious about Ukraine
    Feb23

    German, French foreign ministers anxious about Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The foreign ministers of France and Germany, on a visit to the Ukrainian capital, are expressing concern about political… …read more Source:...

    German, French foreign ministers anxious about Ukraine
    Feb23

    German, French foreign ministers anxious about Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The foreign ministers of France and Germany, on a visit to the Ukrainian capital, are expressing concern about political tensions that are impeding reform efforts, and about the persisting conflict in eastern Ukraine. The two countries have been key in trying to resolve the fighting between Russian-backed separatists and...

    Germany Says Credibility Of Ukraine Peace Deal At Risk
    Feb23

    Germany Says Credibility Of Ukraine Peace Deal At Risk

    Germany and France stepped up pressure on Kiev and Moscow to implement the terms of a peace deal in Ukraine’s separatist territories, warning on Tuesday that the credibility of the agreement itself was at stake. The two-year-old ‘Minsk’ ceasefire agreement has failed to stem violence between government troops and pro-Russian...

    Germany Urges Kyiv To Implement Reforms Under Minsk Accord
    Feb23

    Germany Urges Kyiv To Implement Reforms Under Minsk Accord

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has said that infighting among political parties in Ukraine’s governing coalition cannot be allowed to prevent the government from carrying out its reform obligations under the Minsk accords. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany says reform efforts in Ukraine must not flag now
    Feb23

    Germany says reform efforts in Ukraine must not flag now

    KIEV (Reuters) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Tuesday that reform efforts in Ukraine must not now flag and come to… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Eurovision entry is a dig at Russia. And it’s not very subtle.
    Feb23

    Ukraine’s Eurovision entry is a dig at Russia. And it’s not very subtle.

    Eurovision, the campy-yet-surprisingly-popular pan-European song contest, is set to take place in May. And much as in previous years, the event will likely be filled with cheesy songs, debatable costumes – and simmering geopolitical tension. For a taste of the latter, look no further than Ukraine’s planned entry this year, a slow-burning...

    Tensions, Violence Rise in Ukraine
    Feb23

    Tensions, Violence Rise in Ukraine

    Violence in eastern Ukraine is on the rise again after relative calm during the winter. Recent reports from the contested Donbas region say the death tolls since mid-February are similar to those in September of last year, before a shaky truce took hold. Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine have been fighting government forces since the...

    Kasich and the Missing Foreign Policy Debate
    Feb23

    Kasich and the Missing Foreign Policy Debate

    At the entrance to a John Kasich event at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia Monday morning, I was asked by a radio reporter why I was attending. I didn’t say “journalist” (my usual answer) but replied instead, “I’m not satisfied with a three candidate race of Trump, Cruz, and Rubio.” I’m aware that Kasich barely...