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      Ukraine’s pleas for lethal aid from US go unmet
      Sep19

      Ukraine’s pleas for lethal aid from US go unmet

      US president Barack Obama says $46m in new assistance that the US will provide to Ukraine’s military will help the country defend against Russian aggression. …read more Source:...

      Obama, Ukraine president to meet at White House
      Sep18

      Obama, Ukraine president to meet at White House

      In a symbolic show of support for Ukraine’s fledgling government, President Barack Obama will host Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in the Oval Office after the leader speaks to a joint session of Congress. …read more Source:...

      Ukraine should steer middle course – business
      Sep17

      Ukraine should steer middle course – business

      Ukraine should seek special trade deals with Russia and the EU and consider military non-alignment to help stabilise its economy, say business leaders. …read more Source:...

      UN: Nearly 370 000 have fled Ukraine
      Sep16

      UN: Nearly 370 000 have fled Ukraine

      Fighting in Ukraine has driven nearly 370 000 people to flee to neighbouring countries, most of them to Russia, the UN has said. …read more Source:...

      Who are the ‘terrorists’ the world needs to fight?
      Sep16

      Who are the ‘terrorists’ the world needs to fight?

      From Washington and Paris to Tehran and Damascus, it seems everyone agrees on the growing need to fight ‘terrorism’. What exactly the word means is another matter entirely. …read more Source:...

      No takers for Ukraine president’s sweet empire
      Sep15

      No takers for Ukraine president’s sweet empire

      Despite the opportunity it offers in a fast-growing market, it’s not easy finding a buyer for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s $1.2bn confectionery empire. …read more Source:...

      Ukraine truce under threat as heavy fighting erupts
      Sep14

      Ukraine truce under threat as heavy fighting erupts

      Heavy fighting has erupted around the rebel stronghold of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, piling further pressure on a precarious nine-day-old truce. …read more Source:...

      Truce brings no peace for Donetsk residents
      Sep13

      Truce brings no peace for Donetsk residents

      For people living near the Donetsk airport – where Ukrainian forces claimed to have repelled an assault by pro-Russian separatist fighters – there is no peace. …read more Source:...

      Ukraine PM warns Russia wants all of Ukraine
      Sep13

      Ukraine PM warns Russia wants all of Ukraine

      Russian President Vladimir Putin’s goal is to destroy Ukraine as an independent country and to restore the Soviet Union, Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk has said. …read more Source:...

      Shooting down of MH17 ‘most likely’ scenario
      Sep12

      Shooting down of MH17 ‘most likely’ scenario

      The possibility that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down from the ground is the “most likely” scenario being probed by dozens of detectives, a prosecutor says. …read more Source:...