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    Putin critic Nemtsov’s date says she did not see his killer
    Mar02

    Putin critic Nemtsov’s date says she did not see his killer

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian woman with Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov when he was gunned down told Russia media on Monday that she did not see his killer, as conflicting reports emerged about the availability of surveillance footage showing the slaying. According to Russian investigators, he was walking home on a Moscow bridge near the Kremlin with...

    Woman with Nemtsov when he was killed ‘didn’t see anything’
    Mar02

    Woman with Nemtsov when he was killed ‘didn’t see anything’

    The Ukrainian woman with Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov when he was gunned down told Russia media on Monday that she did not see his killer, as conflicting reports emerged about the availability of surveillance footage showing the slaying. …read more Source: CTV...

    Hollande Calls for Immediate Ukraine Truce, Heavy Weapon Pull-back
    Mar02

    Hollande Calls for Immediate Ukraine Truce, Heavy Weapon Pull-back

    French President Francois Hollande repeated demands Monday for an immediate ceasefire in Ukraine and the withdrawal of heavy weapons following a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. “The Minsk accord is the only way to re-establish peace,” Hollande told a news conference. “France’s position is that the...

    Putin critic Nemtsov’s date says she did not see his killer
    Mar02

    Putin critic Nemtsov’s date says she did not see his killer

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian woman with Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov when he was gunned down told Russia media on Monday that she did not see his killer, as conflicting reports emerged about the availability of surveillance footage showing the slaying…. …read more Source: Associated...

    UN: Deaths Top 6,000 in E. Ukraine Conflict
    Mar02

    UN: Deaths Top 6,000 in E. Ukraine Conflict

    The United Nations says the number of people killed in eastern Ukraine since fighting broke out in April now tops 6,000. A new report by the U.N. Human Rights Office says fighting between Russian-backed rebels and the Ukrainian government and the ensuing death toll continue to escalate in spite of successive cease-fires. U.N. human rights...

    Boris Nemtsov’s Ukrainian Girlfriend Still Being Held by Moscow Police
    Mar02

    Boris Nemtsov’s Ukrainian Girlfriend Still Being Held by Moscow Police

    The Ukrainian girlfriend of murdered Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, Anna Duritskaya, is still being held by Moscow police who she says are “physically preventing” her from leaving their supervision despite her not being a suspect. Duritskaya, who is currently under round-the-clock police supervision in a friend’s Moscow flat, has...

    Ukraine’s PM Warns of ‘Tough Reforms’
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s PM Warns of ‘Tough Reforms’

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk tells the BBC’s David Stern of his intention to press on with ”tough but necessary reforms”. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Kerry ‘hopeful’ about Ukraine cease-fire deal
    Mar02

    Kerry ‘hopeful’ about Ukraine cease-fire deal

    Kerry accused pro-Russian rebels of a “piecemeal” approach to the cease-fire. …read more Source: USA...

    National Pride in Ukraine School
    Mar02

    National Pride in Ukraine School

    The BBC’s Rupert Wingfield-Hayes visits a high school in Mariupol where students are taking lessons in Ukrainian patriotism. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Russia, Ukraine hold emergency gas talks as cutoff looms
    Mar02

    Russia, Ukraine hold emergency gas talks as cutoff looms

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Russia and Ukraine’s energy ministers are holding emergency talks in Brussels as Russian gas giant Gazprom threatens to cut off deliveries to Ukraine for lack of payment.read more …read more Source: CNS...