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    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:...

    Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny released
    Mar06

    Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny released

    MOSCOW – Leading Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny was released Friday after spending 15 days in custody and vowed that he and his supporters will not be intimidated by the slaying of a top Kremlin critic. Navalny, the driving force behind the 2011-2012 mass protests in Moscow, said the killing of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov will not...

    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...

    Anna Duritskaya, Lone Witness In Slaying Of Russia’s Top Critic, Gets Death Threats
    Mar06

    Anna Duritskaya, Lone Witness In Slaying Of Russia’s Top Critic, Gets Death Threats

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — 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. The General Prosecutor’s office in Kiev said in a statement Friday that Anna Duritskaya, the 23-year old model who was...

    Sole witness in Nemtsov’s slaying receives death threats
    Mar06

    Sole witness in Nemtsov’s slaying receives death threats

    The General Prosecutor’s office in Kiev said that Anna Duritskaya is being provided with protection …read more Source: The Globe and...