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      Ukraine’s President sends more troops to east, wants to remove special status for east
      Nov05

      Ukraine’s President sends more troops to east, wants to remove special status for east

      On Tuesday, November 4, Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko urged the parliament and the National Security and Defence Council to revoke the law of granting a special status to eastern territories controlled by pro-Kremlin separatists. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      War in Ukraine: Poroshenko to review ceasefire agreement after separatist elections
      Nov04

      War in Ukraine: Poroshenko to review ceasefire agreement after separatist elections

      Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is meeting with Ukraine’s Security and Defence Council to discuss the truce agreed with Russia and pro- Kremlin separatists after the separatists, according to Kyiv, have breached the agreement by holding illegal elections. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Ukraine and West condemn polls in Donbas separatist republics
      Nov03

      Ukraine and West condemn polls in Donbas separatist republics

      Kyiv and the European Union have condemned the polls that took place on Sunday, November 2, in rebel-controlled territories in Ukraine’s east. Pro-Kremlin separatists call the vote “head of republic and parliamentary elections». …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Russia-Ukraine gas deal reached
      Oct31

      Russia-Ukraine gas deal reached

      According to an agreement brokered by the EU, Russia has promised to renew gas supplies to Ukraine from November until March. The deal will also allow countries in Eastern and Central Europe to receive gas through the territory of Ukraine. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      War in Ukraine: Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed
      Oct30

      War in Ukraine: Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed

      Although formally the war in Ukraine ended with the September 5 truce, reports on casualties in the war zone in Ukraine’s east are still coming almost two months after the agreement was signed. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Ukrainian parliamentary election: 90% of votes counted
      Oct29

      Ukrainian parliamentary election: 90% of votes counted

      With 90,29% of votes counted, the pro-European forces led by Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk and President Petro Poroshenko are leading the Ukrainian parliamentary election. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      War in Ukraine: Results of separatist elections to be recognised by Russia
      Oct28

      War in Ukraine: Results of separatist elections to be recognised by Russia

      Russia has announced it would recognise results of separatist elections to be held in the rebel-controlled territory of Ukraine on November 2. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Ukrainian parliamentary election: Poroshenko intends to begin coalition talks
      Oct27

      Ukrainian parliamentary election: Poroshenko intends to begin coalition talks

      After Ukrainian parliamentary elections that took place on Sunday, October 26, President Petro Poroshenko’s bloc intends to start coalition talks as the current leader of the election with 23% of votes, according to exit polls. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Little progress in Russian gas deal, significant to numerous European countries
      Oct22

      Little progress in Russian gas deal, significant to numerous European countries

      This week, freezing temperatures have been registered in northern and eastern Europe, but despite ministerial meetings no agreement on gas supplies between Russia and Ukraine has been reached. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Kasparov: Putin is searching for a new attack direction
      Oct22

      Kasparov: Putin is searching for a new attack direction

      Because of the insufficient reaction to the aggression in Crimea and Donbass, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin is now in search of a new target to attack. Ukraine is not the only potential target – it could be one of the three Baltic States, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Kazakhstan, believes World Chess Champion and Russian opposition...