All posts tagged Russia

Photo: Government of Ukraine
August 30, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

Ukraine is on its way to shed its non-aligned status and will move towards applying for NATO membership, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk announced on August 29. His cabinet gave a […]

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Kyiv: Russian forces tightening grip on east

August 30, 2014, by VOANews

Ukrainian security officials on Friday said Russian forces have tightened their control on territory in eastern Ukraine after crossing the border to s ...

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Ukraine regroups as Russia attacks

August 28, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

After a public handshake between Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Minsk on August 26, hopes for peace have ...


EU milk overflowing due to Russian ban

August 28, 2014, by The Prague Post

The European Commission has announced that it will open Private Storage Aid for butter, skimmed milk powder (SMP) and certain cheeses in order to alle ...

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    Ukraine: Russia’s military seizes key border town
    August 28, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukraine says the key border town of Novoazovsk in southeastern Ukraine has fallen under the control of Russia’s military. Ukraine’s Security and Defense Council made that announcement Thursday on Twitter, […]

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    Ukraine says more Russian troops have entered the country
    August 27, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukraine says more Russian soldiers have crossed the border into the country. The Ukrainian military says five Russian armored infantry carriers and a truck entered the small town of Amvrosiyivka […]

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    Progress made on Ukraine talks
    August 27, 2014, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    Both Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko claimed that progress has been made regarding the crisis on eastern Ukraine. In statements issued after the conclusion of an […]

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    Ukraine says Russian convoy has entered south-east
    August 25, 2014, by VOANews

    A top Ukrainian official said Monday Russian tanks and armoured vehicles have crossed into south-eastern Ukraine. A spokesman for Ukraine’s National Security Council, Andriy Lysenko, said the column of 10 […]

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    Meeting in Minsk may hinge on Putin
    August 25, 2014, by VOANews

    The Presidents of Russia and Ukraine are expected to meet face-to-face Tuesday in Minsk, along with European leaders, for talks on the situation in Ukraine. The much-welcomed dialogue could help […]