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    West boosts Ukraine aid as Russia bridles at sanctions
    Mar11

    West boosts Ukraine aid as Russia bridles at sanctions

    Washington (AFP) – The IMF handed Ukraine a $17.5 billion lifeline Wednesday as the United States agreed to send military aid to bolster its forces against pro-Russian rebels — but stopped short of promising weapons.The United States also expanded the reach of its economic sanctions targeting Russian banks and officials, a move Moscow...

    IMF approves $17.5Bn credit program for Ukraine
    Mar11

    IMF approves $17.5Bn credit program for Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The International Monetary Fund agreed Wednesday to extend $17.5 billion in loans to Ukraine as part of a program designed to… …read more Source:...

    IMF approves $17.5Bn credit program for Ukraine
    Mar11

    IMF approves $17.5Bn credit program for Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The International Monetary Fund agreed Wednesday to extend $17.5 billion in loans to Ukraine as part of a program designed to pull the country back from the verge of economic collapse. IMF managing director Christine Lagarde said in a statement that the new four-year extended arrangement will support economic stabilization...

    ‘Crimea’ Filmmaker’s Propaganda Dreams Come True
    Mar11

    ‘Crimea’ Filmmaker’s Propaganda Dreams Come True

    The filmmaker behind a Kremlin-backed program making headlines for its revelations about Russia’s seizure of Crimea from Ukraine is on the record asserting that propaganda and journalism are indistinguishable. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    IMF Approves $17.5 Billion Loan Program For Ukraine
    Mar11

    IMF Approves $17.5 Billion Loan Program For Ukraine

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a $17.5 billion bailout of Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. To Send More Ukraine Nonlethal Aid
    Mar11

    U.S. To Send More Ukraine Nonlethal Aid

    The United States has announced it will send more non-lethal aid to Ukraine, including unarmed drones and Humvee vehicles. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    IMF approves $17.5 bn lifeline for Ukraine
    Mar11

    IMF approves $17.5 bn lifeline for Ukraine

    Washington (AFP) – The International Monetary Fund approved Wednesday a $17.5 billion (15.5 billion euro) bailout of crisis-wracked Ukraine, IMF chief Christine Lagarde said.”This new four-year extended arrangement will support immediate economic stabilization in Ukraine and a set of deep and wide-ranging policy reforms aimed at...

    IMF approves $17.5B loan program for Ukraine
    Mar11

    IMF approves $17.5B loan program for Ukraine

    The International Monetary Fund signed off on a $17.5 billion four-year loan program for Ukraine Wednesday, Reuters reported. …read more Source: FOX...

    US to send Ukraine small drones, armored Humvees
    Mar11

    US to send Ukraine small drones, armored Humvees

    Vice President Joe Biden told Ukraine’s president Wednesday the U.S. will send more aid to the country, which U.S. officials said will include… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine expects $5B loan from IMF in ‘coming days’
    Mar11

    Ukraine expects $5B loan from IMF in ‘coming days’

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s finance minister says the country is expecting to receive $5 billion in credit from the International Monetary Fund in the coming days— the first in a sought-for series of bailout loans the government hopes will keep Ukraine from an economic meltdown.read more …read more Source: CNS...