All posts tagged Ukraine

Mistral helicopter carrier. Photo: Royal Navy Media Archive/
July 23, 2014, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

France’s contract to sell a pair of Mistral aircraft carriers to Moscow has come under fire in recent months, as relations between the West and Russia have deteriorated over Ukraine.  […]

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Nato forces in South Eastern Europe should be increased, Bulgarian President Plevneliev says

July 23, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Increasing Nato forces in the South Eastern Europe region, conducting more joint exercises and making more active use of joint military facilities in ...

Meetings of NATO Foreign Ministers in Brussels - Press conference by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine

MEPs urge solidarity with Ukraine, sanctions on Russia after MH17 downing

July 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Union sanctions against Russia must be stepped up, the Ukrainian border closed to halt arms flows from Russia, and the bodies of Malaysia Air ...

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Ukraine votes third call-up of military reservists

July 22, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

Additional reservists will be called up to reinforce servicemen fighting Kremlin-backed mercenaries and their proxies in eastern Ukraine after parliam ...

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    EU toughens Russia sanctions over airliner downing
    July 22, 2014, by VOANews

    The European Union moved Tuesday to toughen and widen sanctions against Russia amid anger over the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane in rebel-held eastern Ukraine. The EU will next […]