: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: US & Canada

    Kerry in Ukraine for Talks with Poroshenko
    Feb05

    Kerry in Ukraine for Talks with Poroshenko

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Kyiv for talks with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who is making a fresh appeal for Western weapons to help fight pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine. Ahead of Kerry’s arrival, a senior State Department official announced the U.S. is providing Ukraine with an additional $16.4 million in...

    Kerry travels to Ukraine as US weighs sending arms
    Feb05

    Kerry travels to Ukraine as US weighs sending arms

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Ukraine to show support for the embattled government as the Obama administration weighs sending arms to Kiev to help it fight Russian-backed separatists. Amid a fast-moving flurry of international diplomacy, Kerry arrived in Kiev on Thursday bringing with … …read more...

    NATO set to increase size of response force
    Feb05

    NATO set to increase size of response force

    NATO’s is set to more than double the size of its Response Force in response to Russian actions in Ukraine and the challenge of Islamic extremism, the head of the military alliance announced Thursday …read more Source: FOX...

    NATO official: alliance to beef up response force in response to Russian aggression
    Feb05

    NATO official: alliance to beef up response force in response to Russian aggression

    NATO’s is set to more than double the size of its Response Force in response to Russian actions in Ukraine and the challenge of Islamic extremism, the head of the military alliance announced Thursday NATO secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg, speaking to reporters before the opening of a meeting of defense ministers, said they are expected to...

    Kerry travels to Ukraine as US weighs sending arms
    Feb05

    Kerry travels to Ukraine as US weighs sending arms

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Ukraine to show support for the embattled government as the Obama administration weighs sending arms to Kiev to help it fight Russian-backed separatists. Amid a fast-moving flurry of international diplomacy, Kerry arrived in Kiev on Thursday bringing with him a modest amount of $16.4...

    The 10 most important things in the world right now
    Feb05

    The 10 most important things in the world right now

    Good morning! Here’s what you need to know for Thursday. 1. Taiwan rescuers are still searching for 12 missing people after a plane crashed Wednesday shortly after take-off from Songshan airport in Taipei. 2. Greece may run out of cash as early as March as the new radical government refuses to except more bailout loans. 3. The European...

    Kerry travels to Ukraine as US weighs sending arms to help fight Russian-backed separatists
    Feb05

    Kerry travels to Ukraine as US weighs sending arms to help fight Russian-backed separatists

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Ukraine to show support for the embattled government as the Obama administration weighs sending arms to Kiev to help it fight Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s Central Bank Hikes Rate
    Feb05

    Ukraine’s Central Bank Hikes Rate

    Ukraine’s central bank increased its key rate to 19.5% from 14% and scrapped foreign currency auctions, moving the battered local currency a step closer to a free float in an effort to steady the market. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    3 killed in shelling in rebel stronghold in eastern Ukraine
    Feb05

    3 killed in shelling in rebel stronghold in eastern Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The City Hall in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine says at least 3 people have been killed in shelling overnight. …read more Source: U.S....

    3 people killed in overnight shelling in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine
    Feb05

    3 people killed in overnight shelling in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine

    The City Hall in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine says at least 3 people have been killed in shelling overnight. …read more Source: FOX...