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    Kerry considers sanctions on Russia over Ukraine
    Feb21

    Kerry considers sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

    Secretary of State accuses Moscow of “craven behavior” in attacks that ended week-old truce. …read more Source: USA...

    Thousands Attend ‘Anti-Maidan’ Protest In Moscow
    Feb21

    Thousands Attend ‘Anti-Maidan’ Protest In Moscow

    Thousands of Russians marched in Moscow on February 21 to mark the first anniversary of what they view as a “coup” in neighboring Ukraine. Participants in the march carried flags with the face of Vladimir Putin and Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov, and posters with anti-U.S. and pro-Kremlin slogans. (Mumin Shakirov, RFE/RL’s...

    Ukraine Conflict to Dominate Talks as Kerry Lands in London
    Feb21

    Ukraine Conflict to Dominate Talks as Kerry Lands in London

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in London on Saturday (February 21) for meetings with his U.K. counterpart, British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond. A senior U.S. official said the Ukrainian conflict was expected to dominate the talks between Kerry and Hammond and that the two would discuss possible penalties that could be imposed...

    Pro-Russia, Anti-Ukraine Rally Held in Moscow
    Feb21

    Pro-Russia, Anti-Ukraine Rally Held in Moscow

    Russians have gathered in a central square in Moscow for what they call an “anti-Maidan” rally, vowing to prevent a pro-Western uprising like the one that took place in Ukraine’s capital a year ago. Thousands of pro-Kremlin demonstrators turned out for Saturday’s rally, voicing support for Russian President Vladimir Putin...

    Moscow protesters strike out against Ukraine and the West
    Feb21

    Moscow protesters strike out against Ukraine and the West

    MOSCOW (AP) — For the thousands of Russians gathered near Red Square on Saturday, Maidan — the square in Kiev synonymous with pro-European… …read more Source:...

    One year later, Kiev and Moscow remember Ukraine uprising in very different ways
    Feb21

    One year later, Kiev and Moscow remember Ukraine uprising in very different ways

    KIEV, Ukraine — Tens of thousands of Ukrainians flooded central Kiev late Saturday to mark one year since the bloodiest day of last year’s Euromaidan revolution that ousted the country’s pro-Russian president, Viktor Yanukovych, and installed a pro-Western government, setting in motion the events that have led to a deadly and ongoing...

    Moscow protesters strike out against Ukraine and the West
    Feb21

    Moscow protesters strike out against Ukraine and the West

    Associated Press …read more Source: CNS...

    US And Allies Discuss New Sanctions On Russia Over Ukraine: Kerry
    Feb21

    US And Allies Discuss New Sanctions On Russia Over Ukraine: Kerry

    (Reuters) – The United States and its allies are discussing imposing more sanctions against Russia for undermining a European-brokered truce in eastern Ukraine, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Saturday. Kerry made the comments as he began talks with his British counterpart Philip Hammond in London, accusing Moscow of...

    Kerry Says US, Allies Considering Extra Sanctions On Russia Over Ukraine
    Feb21

    Kerry Says US, Allies Considering Extra Sanctions On Russia Over Ukraine

    (Reuters) – Secretary of State John Kerry said on Saturday the United States and its allies were not prepared to play games with Russia and are discussing additional sanctions against Moscow over its role in eastern Ukraine, undermining a European-brokered truce. “Russia has engaged in an absolutely brazen and cynical process over...

    Ukraine, rebels say cease-fire violations persist
    Feb21

    Ukraine, rebels say cease-fire violations persist

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s military and Russia-backed separatist rebels on Saturday accused each other of continuing to mount attacks a week… …read more Source:...