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    Putin, Hollande hope Ukraine ceasefire will soon take hold
    Dec06

    Putin, Hollande hope Ukraine ceasefire will soon take hold

    French President Francois Hollande said after an impromptu visit to Russia for crisis talks with Vladimir Putin on Saturday that a ceasefire could take hold in eastern Ukraine in the next few days. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Putin, Hollande hope Ukraine ceasefire will soon take hold
    Dec06

    Putin, Hollande hope Ukraine ceasefire will soon take hold

    French President Francois Hollande said after an impromptu visit to Russia for crisis talks with Vladimir Putin on Saturday that a ceasefire could take hold in eastern Ukraine in the next few days. …read more Source: The Peace River Record...

    Putin, Hollande Hope Ukraine Ceasefire Will Soon Take Hold
    Dec06

    Putin, Hollande Hope Ukraine Ceasefire Will Soon Take Hold

    French President Francois Hollande said after an impromptu visit to Russia for crisis talks with Vladimir Putin on Saturday that a ceasefire could take hold in eastern Ukraine in the next few days. The Russian president, who met Hollande during his stopover at a Moscow airport after a trip to Kazakhstan, said he also hoped agreement would be...

    Hollande, Putin discuss Ukraine crisis in unexpected Moscow meeting
    Dec06

    Hollande, Putin discuss Ukraine crisis in unexpected Moscow meeting

    MOSCOW – French President Francois Hollande met with Russia’s Vladimir Putin during an impromptu visit to Moscow on Saturday, a rare display of goodwill as tensions remain high over the ongoing conflict in east Ukraine and France’s decision to suspend the delivery of two warships to Moscow. The French leader’s unexpected...

    IMF announces Ukraine rescue visit
    Dec06

    IMF announces Ukraine rescue visit

    Kiev (AFP) – The International Monetary Fund said on Saturday it would dispatch a team to Ukraine to determine just how much extra aid the war-wrecked and energy-starved nation will need to make it through winter.The nine-day visit due to start on Tuesday comes as Ukraine suffers rolling blackouts and resentment grows over a severe...

    French leader reaches out to Putin in Moscow
    Dec06

    French leader reaches out to Putin in Moscow

    MOSCOW — French President Francois Hollande met with Russia’s Vladimir Putin during an impromptu visit to Moscow on Saturday, a rare display of goodwill as tensions remain high over the ongoing conflict in east Ukraine and France’s decision to suspend the delivery of two warships to Moscow.The French leader’s unexpected stopover...

    MH17 wreckage convoy reaches Poland en route to the Netherlands
    Dec06

    MH17 wreckage convoy reaches Poland en route to the Netherlands

    A truck convoy carrying wreckage from Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 downed over eastern Ukraine reaches Poland on its way to the Netherlands. Rough Cut (no reporter narration) Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine Ceasefire Deal Talks May be Held on Dec. 9: Poroshenko
    Dec06

    Ukraine Ceasefire Deal Talks May be Held on Dec. 9: Poroshenko

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Saturday a preliminary agreement had been reached to hold talks in Minsk on Dec. 9 on implementing the steps of a September ceasefire deal with eastern separatists, Interfax reported. Clashes in east Ukraine, where Russian-backed separatist rebels are fighting Kiev government troops, have continued...

    French leader meets with Putin in Moscow
    Dec06

    French leader meets with Putin in Moscow

    MOSCOW (AP) — French President Francois Hollande met with Russia’s Vladimir Putin during an impromptu visit to Moscow on Saturday, a rare display of goodwill as tensions remain high over the ongoing conflict in east Ukraine and France’s decision to suspend the delivery of two warships to Moscow. …read more Source: U.S....

    IMF To Visit Kiev For Bailout Talks
    Dec06

    IMF To Visit Kiev For Bailout Talks

    (Reuters) – An International Monetary Fund mission will visit Kiev from Dec. 9 to 18 for talks with the new government regarding a $17 billion bailout program, the IMF’s Ukraine representative Jerome Vacher said on Saturday. The IMF program was agreed in April to shore up the ex-Soviet state’s foreign currency reserves and...