: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: US & Canada

    Germany hosts Russian, Ukrainian, French foreign ministers in push for diplomatic progress
    Jan12

    Germany hosts Russian, Ukrainian, French foreign ministers in push for diplomatic progress

    Germany’s foreign minister is hosting his counterparts from Russia, Ukraine and France in an attempt to move forward efforts to calm the Ukrainian crisis and perhaps clear the way for a summit of the countries’ leaders. …read more Source: FOX...

    Foreign ministers gather in Berlin to seek Ukraine progress
    Jan12

    Foreign ministers gather in Berlin to seek Ukraine progress

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister is hosting his counterparts from Russia, Ukraine and France in an attempt to move forward efforts to calm the Ukrainian crisis and perhaps clear the way for a summit of the countries’ leaders. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Foreign ministers gather in Berlin to seek Ukraine progress
    Jan12

    Foreign ministers gather in Berlin to seek Ukraine progress

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister is hosting his counterparts from Russia, Ukraine and France in an attempt to move forward efforts to calm the Ukrainian crisis and perhaps clear the way for a summit of the countries’ leaders. The meeting planned Monday evening in Berlin follows a flurry of diplomacy including a brief weekend...

    Russia peace talks in doubt as ruble falls
    Jan12

    Russia peace talks in doubt as ruble falls

    A four-way summit aimed at ending military tensions on the borders of Ukraine looked to be in doubt on Monday. …read more Source:...

    The Disinflation Game
    Jan12

    The Disinflation Game

    Good morning, and welcome to a brand new week. Today the biggest story in the world is the continuing fallout from the shootings and hostage takings in Paris this week. But the economic story is focused on growth – or lack of it – as worries about deflation mount around the world, pushing indexes down on Friday and this morning. The eurozone is...

    Eastern Ukraine situation easing, NATO boss says
    Jan12

    Eastern Ukraine situation easing, NATO boss says

    Fighting between Kiev’s forces and pro-Russian rebels has eased in eastern Ukraine, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg was quoted as saying on Monday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Crisis Meeting Set For Berlin
    Jan12

    Ukraine Crisis Meeting Set For Berlin

    The foreign ministers of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France are scheduled to meet on January 12 for talks on the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Millions rally across France to repudiate terror attacks
    Jan12

    Millions rally across France to repudiate terror attacks

    PARIS — More than a million people surged through the boulevards of Paris behind dozens of world leaders walking arm-in-arm Sunday in a rally for unity described as the largest demonstration in French history. More than 40 world leaders headed the somber procession — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud...

    Merkel urges Putin, Poroshenko to implement peace plan
    Jan11

    Merkel urges Putin, Poroshenko to implement peace plan

    French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel march in Paris, France, Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015. Thousands of people began filling France’s iconic Republique plaza, and wo… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Intense Ukraine shelling traps hundreds of miners
    Jan11

    Intense Ukraine shelling traps hundreds of miners

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Intense fighting erupted around east Ukraine’s main rebel-held city on Sunday that wrecked a power station and briefly trapped more than 300 coal miners in one of Europe’s largest pits.Repeated rounds of rocket and mortar fire echoed across snow-covered Donetsk on Sunday evening despite a formal truce...