Ukraine

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Ukrainian Serviceman Killed in Rebel Attacks In Eastern Ukraine

04/28/2015 7:56 AM Updated: 1 year ago

(Reuters). A Ukrainian serviceman has been killed and 14 others wounded as pro-Russian separatists significantly increased attacks on government forces despite a ceasefire, a spokesman for

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EU, Ukraine Leaders Meet as Shelling Worsens, One Ukrainian Soldier Killed

04/27/2015 8:57 PM Updated: 1 year ago

(Reuters). Top European Union officials met the Ukrainian leadership on Monday for talks on deepening trade links and efforts to bring peace to Ukraine, but worsening

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Ukraine’s Ceasefire Under Pressure As One More Serviceman Killed

04/26/2015 9:31 AM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). A fragile ceasefire between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists came under renewed pressure on Sunday with the Ukrainian military reporting a serviceman had been

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Kiev Accuses Russia Of Not Wanting Ukraine Peace

04/24/2015 9:56 AM Updated: 2 years ago

(AFP). Ukraine accused Russia on Friday of resisting a peaceful end to fighting in eastern Ukraine and called for weapons from its allies, saying it is

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Pentagon Dismisses ‘Ridiculous’ Moscow Claim of U.S. Troops in Ukraine

04/23/2015 8:58 PM Updated: 2 years ago

(REUTERS). The Russian Defense Ministry said on Thursday that U.S. troops were training Ukrainian forces in the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine, but the Pentagon flatly denied it, accusing Moscowof a “ridiculous

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U.S. Says Russia Air Defense Systems Inside Ukraine

04/22/2015 8:16 PM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). The United States on Wednesday accused Russia of building up air defense systems inside eastern Ukraine and of involvement in training exercises of pro-Russian rebels

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Ukraine Says It Aims To Prevent Russian Attacks at WW2 Commemorations

04/21/2015 9:13 AM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). Ukraine is planning an operation involving tens of thousands of police to guard against any attack by separatists or Russian agents during World War Two

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One Ukrainian Servicemen Killed in Past 24 Hours

04/21/2015 7:48 AM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). One Ukrainian serviceman was killed and one wounded in attacks by pro-Russian separatists in the east of Ukraine in the past 24 hours, Kiev’s military

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Putin Says Ready To Work With United States

04/19/2015 8:42 AM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). Russia has key interests in common with the United States and needs to work with it on a common agenda, Russian President Vladimir Putin said

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U.S. Military Trainers In Ukraine May Destabilize Situation: Kremlin

04/17/2015 7:44 AM

uk(Reuters). The Kremlin said on Friday the arrival of about 300 U.S. paratroopers in Ukraine to train Kiev’s National Guard could destabilize the situation in the

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Prominent Ukrainian Journalist Killed By Masked Gunmen In Kiev

04/16/2015 8:16 AM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). A prominent Ukrainian journalist known for his pro-Russian views was shot dead on Thursday in Kiev by two masked gunmen, the interior ministry said, a day

A Ukrainian serviceman with a dog takes part in a search operation to deactivate and destruct ammunition in the settlement of Luhanske 0

Russia Says U.S. Forced It To Act On Ukraine

04/16/2015 7:26 AM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu on Thursday blamed the United States and its allies for the conflict in Ukraine, saying their drive to bring Kiev

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Former Ukrainian Lawmaker Shot Dead In Kiev: Interior Ministry

04/15/2015 8:47 PM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). Oleg Kalashnikov, a former member of parliament for ex-president Viktor Yanukovich’s discredited Party of Regions, was found shot dead in Kiev on Wednesday, the Ukrainian

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Six Servicemen Killed As Violence Escalates In East Ukraine

04/14/2015 8:50 AM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). Six servicemen were killed and 12 wounded in eastern Ukraine in the past 24 hours despite a ceasefire deal, Ukraine’s military said on Tuesday, as

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Ministers Agree To Extend Heavy Weapons Withdrawal In Ukraine

04/13/2015 8:33 PM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). Foreign ministers from Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine agreed to push ahead with the withdrawal of heavy weapons from eastern Ukraine where violence has escalated

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Russia lifts ban on missile deliveries to Iran, start oil-for-goods swap

04/13/2015 9:28 AM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday paved the way for long-overdue missile system deliveries to Iran and Moscow started an oil-for-goods swap with Tehran, showing

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Ukrainian Jewish Billionaire Resigns as Governor

04/01/2015 3:26 PM Updated: 2 years ago

A complex drama is playing itself out in the Ukraine, one which has implications that could affect the relations between Russian and the US. And at

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Poland Says Will Train 50 Ukrainian Military Staff This Year

03/31/2015 7:54 AM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). Poland will provide training to around 50 Ukrainian army instructors this year, the Polish ministry of defense said on Tuesday, a part of NATO’s efforts

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One Ukrainian Serviceman Killed, Three Wounded, In Clashes With Rebels

03/30/2015 8:32 AM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). One Ukrainian serviceman was killed and three were wounded in clashes with Russia-backed separatists in the past 24 hours despite a ceasefire, the Kiev military said

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Moscow Says New U.S. National Security Strategy Is Anti-Russian

03/25/2015 7:54 PM Updated: 2 years ago

(Reuters). Russia’s federal Security Council on Wednesday criticized as “anti-Russian” the new U.S. national security strategy, which lists Moscow’s aggression in its neighboring Ukraine among most