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    Kyiv Says Preparing To Withdraw Heavy Weapons In East
    Sep22

    Kyiv Says Preparing To Withdraw Heavy Weapons In East

    Kyiv says Ukrainian government forces are preparing to withdraw artillery and heavy armored vehicles within a proposed 30-kilometer buffer zone. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine troops prepare pullback as truce holds
    Sep22

    Ukraine troops prepare pullback as truce holds

    Kiev (AFP) – A fragile truce between pro-Russian insurgents and Ukrainian forces appeared to be consolidate Monday as clashes subsided and attention focused on the unresolved status of the separatist east.Ukraine said it lost two soldiers in sporadic overnight raids by “armed gangs” on small towns surrounding the main rebel...

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire
    Sep22

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say government troops have begun withdrawing heavy artillery in the east of the country, as have pro-Russian rebels in the region. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire, say rebels withdrawing some heavy artillery
    Sep22

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire, say rebels withdrawing some heavy artillery

    Ukrainian officials say government troops have begun withdrawing heavy artillery in the east of the country, as have pro-Russian rebels in the region. …read more Source: FOX...

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire
    Sep22

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say government troops have begun withdrawing heavy artillery in the east of the country, as have pro-Russian rebels in the region. Last week, an agreement was signed calling for both sides to halt advances and pull back heavy artillery, creating a buffer zone. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Another Makarevich Concert Cancelled, This Time In St. Petersburg
    Sep22

    Another Makarevich Concert Cancelled, This Time In St. Petersburg

    A concert by Russian rock musician Andrei Makarevich in St. Petersburg has been cancelled following his public criticism of Moscow over the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    MH17 Families Demand $1.3 Million Per Victim
    Sep22

    MH17 Families Demand $1.3 Million Per Victim

    The relatives of three Germans killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 are suing Ukraine’s government. …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko Says Military Victory Impossible
    Sep22

    Poroshenko Says Military Victory Impossible

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko defended his peace plan September 21, arguing that military victory against Russian-backed separatists was impossible. He added that self-government in Luhansk and Donetsk would be strictly limited to three years. A shaky ceasefire has been in place since September 5. (Reuters) …read more Source:...

    Russia wants to keep Ukraine off U.N. radar
    Sep22

    Russia wants to keep Ukraine off U.N. radar

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — As world leaders gather at the U.N. this week, the U.S. and its European allies are consumed by efforts to blunt the savage advance of the Islamic State group, to end the raging Ebola epidemic and to make progress in nuclear negotiations with Iran. That’s likely … …read more Source: The Washington...

    The Eurozone Economy Is Turning The Corner
    Sep22

    The Eurozone Economy Is Turning The Corner

    The take-up of the ECB’s TLTRO program announced back in June was materially lower than expected. About €83bn worth of cheap long-dated loans was picked up by the area’s banking system. Many had expected €150bn and even greater. Part of the reason is that banks that are not quite ready to deploy the funds don’t want to sit on...