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    One more Ukrainian serviceman killed in eastern Ukraine: Kiev military
    Apr27

    One more Ukrainian serviceman killed in eastern Ukraine: Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – One Ukrainian serviceman was killed and three other were wounded in attacks by pro-Russian separatists in the past 24 hours… …read more Source:...

    Savchenko Back On Hunger Strike; Russian Jailers May Send Her To Civilian Hospital
    Apr27

    Savchenko Back On Hunger Strike; Russian Jailers May Send Her To Civilian Hospital

    Ukrainian military pilot Nadia Savchenko may be transferred to a civilian hospital after resuming a hunger strike to protest her incarceration in Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Is Berlin Wavering?
    Apr27

    The Daily Vertical: Is Berlin Wavering?

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. Viewers can suggest topics via Twitter @PowerVertical or on the Power Vertical Facebook page. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU-Ukraine summit to deepen ties as shelling worsens
    Apr27

    EU-Ukraine summit to deepen ties as shelling worsens

    EU leaders will meet Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko shortly to discuss trade and peace efforts as heavy shelling intensifies in the east. EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk will be at the Kiev talks. Ukraine wants EU peacekeepers to help enforce a ceasefire agreed with pro-Russian...

    The cost of quakes and conflicts
    Apr27

    The cost of quakes and conflicts

    Today, the biggest stories aren’t in the world of business: as the death toll in Nepal has climbed above 3,700, rescuers are scrambling to reach remote villages where people are still trapped. Even as the death toll continues to climb, it’s clear that the impact on Nepal’s development is going to be huge: a consultancy group...

    10 things you need to know before European markets open
    Apr27

    10 things you need to know before European markets open

    Good morning! Here are 10 things you need to know in markets today. Apple results for the first quarter are coming when US markets close. Analysts are expecting big iPhone sales and think Apple could provide a major update to its cash return program. According to data compiled by Bloomberg, analysts are looking for $56 billion (£36.9...

    Eastern Ukraine Sees ‘Intense Shelling’, Putin Defends Annexation Of Crimea
    Apr27

    Eastern Ukraine Sees ‘Intense Shelling’, Putin Defends Annexation Of Crimea

    European observers stationed in eastern Ukraine reported heavy and continuous shelling in the village of Shirokino, located in the strife-torn Donetsk region, on Sunday, according to media reports. The reports of fresh shelling came just hours after the Ukrainian military claimed that a serviceman had been killed and several others wounded during...

    The 10 most important things in the world right now
    Apr27

    The 10 most important things in the world right now

    Hello! Here’s what you need to know for Monday. 1. The death toll from Nepal’s worst earthquake in 81 years, which struck on Saturday, has now climbed above 3,200. 2. A new video from Mount Everest shows what a deadly avalanche triggered by Saturday’s earthquake looked like from base camp. 3. Russian President Vladimir Putin...

    Ukraine to push for peacekeepers, funds at EU summit
    Apr27

    Ukraine to push for peacekeepers, funds at EU summit

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine will press European leaders for peacekeepers to patrol its war-torn east and will angle for more international financial support at two days of high-level talks starting Monday.Its pro-Western President Petro Poroshenko called on EU leaders to “provide powerful signals in support of Ukraine and its European...

    EU-Ukraine Summit Set For Kyiv
    Apr27

    EU-Ukraine Summit Set For Kyiv

    EU leaders will hold a summit with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Kyiv on April 27. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...