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    Russia Signals Hard Line on Ukraine Talks
    Sep01

    Russia Signals Hard Line on Ukraine Talks

    Russia called on Kiev to agree to an immediate and unconditional cease-fire as President Vladimir Putin accused Ukraine’s leaders of escalating the violence by refusing to negotiate in good faith. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Poland’s PM: Ukraine’s war must be stopped now
    Sep01

    Poland’s PM: Ukraine’s war must be stopped now

    Prime Minister Donald Tusk, chosen by EU leaders to be the next president of the European Council, spoke Monday at the Westerplatte peninsula on the Baltic coast, where some of the first shots of World War II were fired on Sept.1, 1939. More than five years of brutal, global war followed, taking the lives of tens of millions of people....

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus
    Sep01

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus

    With a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine about to start, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called on the participants to push for a cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and separatist forces. …read more Source: Miami...

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus; Russia foreign minister calls for cease-fire
    Sep01

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus; Russia foreign minister calls for cease-fire

    With a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine about to start, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called on the participants to push for a cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and separatist forces. …read more Source: FOX...

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus
    Sep01

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus

    Pro-Russian rebels prepare arms for the the assault on the positions of Ukrainian army in Donetsk airport, eastern Ukraine, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday ca… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine: The struggle between hard and soft power
    Sep01

    Ukraine: The struggle between hard and soft power

    The crisis in Ukraine seems to be slipping closer to all-out war, as Russian President Vladimir Putin called for “statehood” for its disputed region. …read more Source:...

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus
    Sep01

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus

    MOSCOW (AP) — With a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine about to start, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called on the participants to push for a cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and separatist forces. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Australia To Ramp Up Sanctions Against Russia; Lavrov Says No Intention To Invade Ukraine
    Sep01

    Australia To Ramp Up Sanctions Against Russia; Lavrov Says No Intention To Invade Ukraine

    Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Monday that the country will increase sanctions against Russia amid escalating tension in eastern Ukraine. Australia’s decision comes despite Russia’s foreign minister asserting that his country will not conduct a military intervention in Ukraine. …read more Source: International...

    Lavrov Professes No Russian ‘Military Intervention’ In Ukraine
    Sep01

    Lavrov Professes No Russian ‘Military Intervention’ In Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on September 1 that the Russian military would not intervene in Ukraine, something Kyiv and the West say it has already done. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ruble Sinks Against the Dollar
    Sep01

    Ruble Sinks Against the Dollar

    The Russian ruble hit a fresh record low against the U.S. dollar after continuing fighting in Ukraine over the weekend, while European stocks were steady. …read more Source: The Wall Street...