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    Ukraine, rebels try to revive stalled peace talks
    Dec26

    Ukraine, rebels try to revive stalled peace talks

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian and pro-Russian rebel leaders tried on Friday to revive peace talks that stalled after just one round due to stark difference over how to end the eight-month separatist war.A tense meeting mediated by European and Russian envoys in the Belarussian capital Minsk on Wednesday was due to have been followed by a final one...

    Russia’s ruble ends 5-day rally, drops 4 percent
    Dec26

    Russia’s ruble ends 5-day rally, drops 4 percent

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian currency has ended its five-day rally and declined 4 percent as the markets remain jittery over the outlook of the Russian economy. The ruble has been the worst performing currency this year along with the Ukrainian hryvnia, having lost nearly half of its value against the dollar. Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov...

    Minsk Officials Say Ukraine Peace Talks Canceled
    Dec26

    Minsk Officials Say Ukraine Peace Talks Canceled

    Officials in Belarus say plans for a key round of peace talks between Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels have been canceled. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Peace Talks In Minsk Called Off, Say Belarusian Officials
    Dec26

    Ukraine Peace Talks In Minsk Called Off, Say Belarusian Officials

    An important round of peace talks between the government of Ukraine and pro-Russian separatist rebels, which was due to take place in Minsk on Friday, has been called off, Belarusian officials reportedly announced. …read more Source: International Business...

    Talks on Ukraine settlement break down
    Dec26

    Talks on Ukraine settlement break down

    The foreign ministry of Belarus, which has been hosting Ukraine peace talks, says the much-anticipated round of negotiations on Friday has been scrapped.Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine crisis: Key peace talks in Minsk called off
    Dec26

    Ukraine crisis: Key peace talks in Minsk called off

    A key round of peace talks between Ukraine’s government and pro-Russian rebels, due to take place in Minsk on Friday, has been called off, Belarusian officials say. No immediate reason was given by the Belarusian foreign ministry. The talks had begun on Wednesday to try to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine which has left 4,700 dead. A...

    Ukraine Peace Talks Break Down
    Dec26

    Ukraine Peace Talks Break Down

    Ukrainian officials and pro-Russian rebels will not be meeting in Belarus’ capital Minsk for another round of peace talks. Belarussian officials on Friday announced the breakdown of the negotiations but did not give a reason. Talks between Ukrainian government negotiators and their pro-Russian separatist counterparts have failed to produce...

    Crucial talks on Ukraine settlement break down
    Dec26

    Crucial talks on Ukraine settlement break down

    The foreign ministry of Belarus, which has been hosting Ukraine peace talks, says the much-anticipated round of negotiations on Friday has been scrapped. …read more Source: FOX...

    Talks on Ukraine settlement break down
    Dec26

    Talks on Ukraine settlement break down

    The foreign ministry of Belarus, which has been hosting Ukraine peace talks, says the much-anticipated round of negotiations on Friday has been scrapped. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Talks on Ukraine settlement break down
    Dec26

    Talks on Ukraine settlement break down

    The opening round was held on Wednesday, one day after Ukraine’s decision to drop its non-aligned status, which added a new element of tension to the attempts to resolve the violent crisis in the country. …read more Source: San Francisco...