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    EU Chief Speaks out Against Arms Supplies for Kiev
    Mar06

    EU Chief Speaks out Against Arms Supplies for Kiev

    EU foreign policy chief speaks out against US call for arms supplies to Kiev at this stage …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine declares heavy weapons pullback from front line
    Mar06

    Ukraine declares heavy weapons pullback from front line

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian military officials say government forces are withdrawing heavy rocket launchers from the front line with Russian-backed separatists in accordance with last month’s cease-fire accord. Military spokesman Col. Andriy Lysenko said the Uragan launchers were being pulled back by 35 kilometers (22 miles) from the...

    Ukraine declares heavy weapons pullback from front line
    Mar06

    Ukraine declares heavy weapons pullback from front line

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian military officials say government forces are withdrawing heavy rocket launchers from the front line with… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Declares Heavy Weapons Pullback From Front Line
    Mar06

    Ukraine Declares Heavy Weapons Pullback From Front Line

    Ukraine says it is pulling back rocket launchers from front line in accordance with cease-fire …read more Source: ABC...

    Anna Duritskaya, witness to Boris Nemtsov’s murder, gets death threats
    Mar06

    Anna Duritskaya, witness to Boris Nemtsov’s murder, gets death threats

    Authorities in Ukraine say the sole witness in the killing in Moscow of prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov has received death threats since returning to her family home in Ukraine.​ …read more Source:...

    Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Released From Jail
    Mar06

    Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Released From Jail

    Prominent Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny has walked out of a Moscow detention center and vowed to continue challenging President Vladimir Putin’s government folling the slaying of Kremlin critic Boris Nemstov. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU sees ceasefire progress, but ready for more sanctions: Mogherini
    Mar06

    EU sees ceasefire progress, but ready for more sanctions: Mogherini

    By Adrian Croft and Aija Krutaine RIGA (Reuters) – The European Union is ready to step up sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine conflict,… …read more Source:...

    Kremlin critic Navalny released after 15 days in custody
    Mar06

    Kremlin critic Navalny released after 15 days in custody

    Navalny, the driving force behind the 2011-2012 mass protests in Moscow, said the killing of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov will not force him to scale down his campaign against President Vladimir Putin’s government. Nemtsov, 55, a former deputy prime minister and one of Putin’s most vehement critics, was killed just outside the...

    EU to Prepare Possible New Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine
    Mar06

    EU to Prepare Possible New Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine

    Britain’s foreign minister said on Friday the European Union would prepare possible new sanctions on Russia for its involvement in the Ukraine conflict that could be imposed quickly if the Minsk ceasefire agreement is broken. Both Kiev and pro-Russia separatists have accused each other of violence since last month’s peace deal that...

    Nemtsov Slaying Witness Says Received Threats
    Mar06

    Nemtsov Slaying Witness Says Received Threats

    Ukrainian authorities say they have opened a criminal investigation after a key witness in the killing of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov said she had received threats. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...