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      Kiev says ready for new truce with rebels in eastern Ukraine
      Mar30

      Kiev says ready for new truce with rebels in eastern Ukraine

      The Ukrainian Defense Ministry said on Thursday it stands ready for a new truce with independence-seeking insurgents in eastern regions starting from next month. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-03/30/c_136171628.htm target=_blank title="Kiev says ready for new truce with rebels in eastern...

      Russian President Putin keeps situation in Crimea under personal control: Kremlin
      Mar20

      Russian President Putin keeps situation in Crimea under personal control: Kremlin

      Russian President Vladimir Putin is keeping the situation around Crimea under control and would take the same decisions about Crimea even if given another opportunity, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Sunday. …read more Source:...

      Ukraine’s Opposition Bloc seeks Normandy meeting over escalation in eastern Ukraine
      Feb07

      Ukraine’s Opposition Bloc seeks Normandy meeting over escalation in eastern Ukraine

      Ukraine’s Opposition Bloc on Monday asked parliament to initiate a meeting of the four-nation Normandy quartet over the escalating tensions in the war-torn town of Avdeevka in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-02/06/c_136036109.htm target=_blank title="Ukraine’s Opposition...

      EU top diplomats meet on thorny regional issues amid widening crack with U.S.
      Feb07

      EU top diplomats meet on thorny regional issues amid widening crack with U.S.

      Top diplomats of the 28-nation European Union (EU) on Monday wrapped up a one-day gathering in Brussels, seeking to tackle thorny regional issues ranging from Ukraine crisis to Middle East Process, in the context of a widening crack between the bloc and the new U.S. administration. …read more Source: <a...

      Russia accuses Ukraine of undermining Minsk deals
      Jan31

      Russia accuses Ukraine of undermining Minsk deals

      Ukraine’s attacks against insurgents in the eastern region of Donbass have torpedoed the Minsk agreements, the Kremlin said Tuesday. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-01/31/c_136023223.htm target=_blank title="Russia accuses Ukraine of undermining Minsk deals”...

      Merkel expresses concern over ongoing violence in Ukraine
      Jan31

      Merkel expresses concern over ongoing violence in Ukraine

      German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday expressed concern over violation of a ceasefire agreement in eastern Ukraine, saying the on-the-ground situation was “alarming,” Deutsche Presse-Agentur (DPA) reported. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-01/31/c_136021834.htm target=_blank...

      950,000 children affected by conflict in eastern Ukraine
      Jan28

      950,000 children affected by conflict in eastern Ukraine

      The armed conflict, which rages in eastern Ukraine for almost three years, has taken its toll on some 950,000 children, an official from the presidential administration said on Friday. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-01/28/c_136017044.htm target=_blank title="950,000 children affected by conflict in...

      Trump says “very early” to consider lifting sanctions on Russia
      Jan28

      Trump says “very early” to consider lifting sanctions on Russia

      U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday that it is “very early” to talk about lifting sanctions on Russia in relation to the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-01/28/c_136016885.htm target=_blank title="Trump says “very early” to consider lifting sanctions on...

      Trump says “very early” to consider lifting sanctions on Russia
      Jan28

      Trump says “very early” to consider lifting sanctions on Russia

      U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday that it is “very early” to talk about lifting sanctions on Russia in relation to the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-01/28/c_136016885.htm target=_blank title="Trump says “very early” to consider lifting sanctions on...

      Hollande, Merkel, Putin discuss Minsk deal, Syria peace talks over phone
      Jan19

      Hollande, Merkel, Putin discuss Minsk deal, Syria peace talks over phone

      Leaders of France, Germany and Russia discussed the situation in eastern Ukraine and progress in implementing the Minsk agreement in addition to Astana intra-Syrian talks in a three-way phone call on Wednesday, the French presidency said in a statement. …read more Source: <a...