All posts tagged Russia

Armed pro-Russian rebel squat in the bed of a truck outside a military academy which houses weapons in Donetsk on May 6.
October 1, 2014, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

After a series of attacks by pro-Moscow militia, Ukraine’s prime minister has accused Russia of failing to honor the cease-fire agreement signed on September 5. At least nine Ukrainian soldiers […]

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Ukraine’s Euromaidan movement wins Walesa freedom prize

October 1, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

Representatives of the Euromaidan protest movement that helped throw out Ukraine’s pro-Moscow government of Viktor Yanukovych were presented Mon ...

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EC approves 165M euro support deal for fruit and vegetable markets after Russian ban

September 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission has adopted a new programme, worth up to 165 million euro, for emergency market measures for perishable fruit and vegetables i ...

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Russia, Ukraine reach compromise over gas price and debt, Oettinger says

September 27, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

After a number of unsuccessful negotiations, Ukraine and Russia finally reached compromise at the talks with the European Union in Berlin on September ...

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    Ukrainian PM to Putin: ‘You cannot win’
    September 25, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has appealed to the international community to keep sanctions against Russia in place until Kyiv regains “control of its entire territory,” including Crimea. Addressing the […]

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    Russia’s food sanctions: Boon for some, bust for others
    September 25, 2014, by VOANews

    Russia retaliated against Western sanctions imposed for its actions in Ukraine by halting food imports from the West. The temporary import ban on food from Australia, the European Union, North […]