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    Ukraine’s Leader Urges Peacekeeping Mission For The East
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s Leader Urges Peacekeeping Mission For The East

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president signed a decree Monday opening the way to a formal request for international peacekeepers to be stationed in eastern regions where government forces are battling Russian-backed separatists. President Petro Poroshenko’s office said the appeal for a contingent of peacekeepers will be addressed to...

    China state media seen stepping-up anti-Western rhetoric
    Mar02

    China state media seen stepping-up anti-Western rhetoric

    BEIJING (AP) — Western values are a “ticket to hell,” a newspaper published by China’s Communist Party said in a recent editorial that held up Ukraine and some Arab countries as examples of outside ideas causing turmoil…. …read more Source: Associated...

    UN rights office: Death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000
    Mar02

    UN rights office: Death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000

    UN rights office says death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000, cites Russian involvement …read more Source:...

    Kerry, Russian FM meet in Geneva as Ukraine tensions simmer
    Mar02

    Kerry, Russian FM meet in Geneva as Ukraine tensions simmer

    Kerry, Russian FM meet in Geneva amid Ukraine rancour, talk of new sanctions …read more Source:...

    Russia, Ukraine Hold Emergency Gas Talks as Cutoff Looms
    Mar02

    Russia, Ukraine Hold Emergency Gas Talks as Cutoff Looms

    BRUSSELS— 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. European Union energy spokesperson Anna-Kaisa Itkonen said Monday that the EU’s executive Commission will mediate between the sides in an attempt to make...

    Germany’s RWE Completes Oil and Gas Sale to Russian Investor
    Mar02

    Germany’s RWE Completes Oil and Gas Sale to Russian Investor

    BERLIN— German energy company RWE says it has completed the 5.1 billion euro ($5.7 billion) sale of its oil and gas exploration and production division to a Russian-linked investment company. RWE AG announced the planned sale of its Dea unit to LetterOne Group, an international investment arm of Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman’s Alfa...

    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. European Union energy spokesperson Anna-Kaisa Itkonen said Monday that the EU’s executive Commission will mediate between the sides in an attempt to...

    Russia, Ukraine Hold Emergency Gas Talks as Cutoff Looms
    Mar02

    Russia, Ukraine Hold Emergency Gas Talks as Cutoff Looms

    Russia, Ukraine hold emergency gas talks in Brussels as Moscow threatens imminent cutoff …read more Source: ABC...

    Russia, Ukraine hold emergency gas talks in Brussels as Moscow threatens imminent cutoff
    Mar02

    Russia, Ukraine hold emergency gas talks in Brussels as Moscow threatens imminent cutoff

    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 Source: FOX...

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine displaces Donetsk’s soccer team
    Mar02

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine displaces Donetsk’s soccer team

    LVIV, Ukraine (AP) — The sleek stadium, built six years ago and host to some of Europe’s biggest soccer matches, is silent. It sits in the middle of the city of Donetsk, a war zone controlled by pro-Russian separatists battling Ukrainian troops…. …read more Source: Associated...