All posts tagged Ukraine

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October 18, 2014, by VOANews

A high-stakes meeting between the presidents of Ukraine and Russia ended Friday with few outward signs of progress in ending a months-long pro-Russian separatist rebellion in eastern Ukraine. However, Russian […]

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Serbia salutes Putin with pompous parade

October 16, 2014, by VOANews

Russian president Vladimir Putin is in Serbia as the guest of honor at a military parade in Belgrade marking 70 years since the city’s liberatio ...

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Funding woes delay new Chernobyl cover

October 15, 2014, by Deutsche Welle

“There’s no precedent for this anywhere in the world,” Jochen Flasbarth said. “Of course there is uncertainty.” The Germ ...

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Experts divided over whether sanctions against Russia are working

October 15, 2014, by VOANews

After several rounds of international sanctions against Russia for its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula in March and support of pro-Russian ...

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    Putin, Poroshenko to meet in Milan in bid to find peace
    October 15, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    At the Asia-Europe summit in Milan on October 16 and 17, Ukrainian President Perto Poroshenko and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin are expected to discuss enforcing the September 5 Minsk cease-fire agreement, […]

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    Bulgaria sacks honorary consul in Ukraine
    October 15, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s caretaker Cabinet has decided to relieve of duty the country’s honorary consul in Ukraine, Ivan Avramov, the government’s media service said on October 15. Avramov is a Ukrainian citizen […]

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    Putin orders troop pullback from Ukrainian border
    October 12, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    Russia says it will withdraw 17 600 troops from its border with Ukraine in the Rostov region, where they had been temporarily based “for military exercises,” said Russian President Vladimir […]