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    Antiannexation Blogger Leaves Crimea After Detention, Home Search
    Sep10

    Antiannexation Blogger Leaves Crimea After Detention, Home Search

    A Crimean blogger who has strongly criticized Russia’s annexation of the peninsula from Ukraine has left the region due to concerns about her safety. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Merkel: put new Russia sanctions into effect
    Sep10

    Merkel: put new Russia sanctions into effect

    BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel called Wednesday for the European Union to put new sanctions against Russia into effect immediately because peace plans for eastern Ukraine haven’… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    President Petro Poroshenko Says Russian Forces Moving Out Of Eastern Ukraine
    Sep10

    President Petro Poroshenko Says Russian Forces Moving Out Of Eastern Ukraine

    KIEV, Sept 10 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko said on Wednesday Russia had moved the bulk of its forces he said had been in eastern Ukraine back onto Russian territory, raising hopes for the peace process. Russia denies sending any troops into eastern Ukraine in support of pro-Russian separatists battling Kiev’s...

    Ukraine offers rebel region more autonomy
    Sep10

    Ukraine offers rebel region more autonomy

    Ukraine’s president promised Wednesday to introduce a bill to parliament as early as next week that would offer greater autonomy to rebellious regions in the pro-Russia east, where separatists have been battling government troops for almost five months. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Ukraine president promises greater autonomy to pro-Russian east
    Sep10

    Ukraine president promises greater autonomy to pro-Russian east

    Ukraine’s president promised Wednesday to introduce a bill to parliament as early as next week that would offer greater autonomy to rebellious regions in the pro-Russia east, where separatists have been battling government troops for almost five months. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine promises rebellious eastern region autonomy, not independence
    Sep10

    Ukraine promises rebellious eastern region autonomy, not independence

    Ukraine’s president promised Wednesday to introduce a bill to parliament as early as next week that would offer greater autonomy to rebellious regions in the pro-Russia east, where separatists have been battling government troops for almost five months. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russian troops withdraw in Ukraine
    Sep10

    Russian troops withdraw in Ukraine

    Some 70% of the Russian troops believed to have been in Ukraine have withdrawn back across the border, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko reportedly said. …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko Says Ukraine To Stay United, Sees Special Status For Rebel-Held Areas
    Sep10

    Poroshenko Says Ukraine To Stay United, Sees Special Status For Rebel-Held Areas

    (Reuters) – A peace roadmap agreed last week between Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists preserves the concept of a sovereign, united country within its current borders, President Petro Poroshenko said on Wednesday. Poroshenko also told a televised meeting of the government that a ceasefire between government forces and the rebels in...

    Ukraine pledges more autonomy to rebellious east
    Sep10

    Ukraine pledges more autonomy to rebellious east

    Ukraine says the regions would remain part of Ukraine and rejects idea of federalization. …read more Source: USA...

    Merkel says Germany favors going ahead with implementing new EU sanctions against Russia
    Sep10

    Merkel says Germany favors going ahead with implementing new EU sanctions against Russia

    Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germany favors putting new European Union sanctions against Russia into effect until it’s clear that a peace plan for eastern Ukraine is being implemented fully. …read more Source: FOX...