All posts tagged Ukraine

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April 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is deeply concerned about continued violence in eastern Ukraine, which has led to loss of life, further instability and which is contributing to a […]

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Ukraine police take back Mariupol city hall

April 24, 2014, by VOANews

Ukraine’s Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said police have driven pro-Russian separatists out of the city hall in the eastern city of Mariupol.Av ...

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Senior Ukraine security official: Anti-terror operation suspended as Russian troops mass on border

April 24, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

Margarita Simonyan, the chief editor of Russia Today, the Kremlin’s flagship English language news organization, tweeted “Ukraine. R.I.P.& ...

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Ukrainian forces clash with Pro-Russia militants

April 24, 2014, by VOANews

Fighting between Ukrainian security forces and pro-Russia militants in eastern Ukraine has left at least five militants dead, with Russian President V ...

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    Poroshenko widens the lead in Ukraine’s presidential polls
    April 24, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    Ukraine’s confectionery magnate Petro Poroshenko increased his popularity ahead of presidential elections scheduled on May 25 to almost 33 per cent, leaving his main rival Yulia Tymoshenko with only 9.5 […]

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    Ukraine forces ‘liberate’ Svyatohirsk from armed groups
    April 24, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    In what appears to be its first act after the restart of an anti-terror operation to purge Kremlin-backed separatists from eastern Ukraine, the country’s elite Interior Ministry forces “liberated” the […]

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    US to send paratroopers to Poland, Baltics
    April 23, 2014, by VOANews

    The United States is sending about 600 paratroopers to Poland and the Baltic states in an expansion meant to underscore its commitment to NATO allies as a result of escalating […]