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We have started to collect the most important news related to Ukraine in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Ukraine: news

Russia dismisses EU sanctions

Saturday, March 22nd 2014, 12:47
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

Moscow says EU sanctions against prominent Russians over its actions in Crimea are "detached from reality", as international observers prepare to enter Ukraine.
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VIDEO: Security monitors to go to Ukraine

Saturday, March 22nd 2014, 9:58
related countries: Russia Russia

International monitors are to go to strife-torn areas of Ukraine, but Russia insists they will not be allowed into Crimea.
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Security monitors to go to Ukraine

Saturday, March 22nd 2014, 6:04
related countries: Russia Russia

International monitors are to go to strife-torn areas of Ukraine, but Russia insists they will not be allowed into Crimea.
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Credit card block at Russian banks

Friday, March 21st 2014, 20:21
related countries: Russia Russia

Visa and MasterCard block credit card transactions for customers of several Russian banks, as US sanctions begin to take effect.
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EU seals closer ties with Ukraine

Friday, March 21st 2014, 14:51
related countries: Russia Russia

EU leaders seal an accord on closer ties with Ukraine, as President Putin completes the treaty on Crimea's entry into the Russian Federation.
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EU extends Crimea sanctions list

Friday, March 21st 2014, 9:01
related countries: Russia Russia

The EU extends sanctions to another 12 individuals over Russia's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine and prepares to sign a key accord with Kiev.
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VIDEO: US sanctions target Putin's allies

Thursday, March 20th 2014, 23:12
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Crimea

US President Barack Obama has announced further sanctions against Russia over its annexation of Crimea from Ukraine.
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Russia 'closes Ukraine factory'

Thursday, March 20th 2014, 15:03
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Lipetsk

Russian authorities have taken over a confectionery factory, owned by Ukrainian firm Roshen, in the southern Russian city of Lipetsk, Kiev says.
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Ukraine 'planning Crimea withdrawal'

Wednesday, March 19th 2014, 23:45
related places: Kiev

Ukraine is drawing up a plan to withdraw soldiers and their families from the Crimea region, the security chief in Kiev says.
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Pro-Russians seize Crimea naval base

Wednesday, March 19th 2014, 15:34
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Sevastopol'

Pro-Moscow activists take over Ukraine's key Crimean naval base in Sevastopol, a day after Crimea signed a treaty to become part of Russia.
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VIDEO: Pro-Russia crowd storm Crimea naval HQ

Wednesday, March 19th 2014, 14:16
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Sevastopol'

Several hundred armed pro-Russian protesters have stormed the Ukrainian navy base in the Crimean port of Sevastopol a day after Russia moved to annex Crimea.
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Ukrainians donate $1m to army via text

Tuesday, March 18th 2014, 15:09

Ukraine's defence ministry raises $1m for its armed forces through a mobile phone appeal.
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EU and US impose Crimea sanctions

Monday, March 17th 2014, 18:30
related countries: Russia Russia

The EU and US impose travel bans and asset freezes on several officials from Russia and Ukraine after Crimea's referendum to join Russia.
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'Independent' Crimea in Russia bid

Monday, March 17th 2014, 12:31
related countries: Russia Russia

Crimea's parliament declares the region's independence and formally applies to join Russia, a day after a referendum approves leaving Ukraine.
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EU mulls Russia sanction over Crimea

Monday, March 17th 2014, 8:05
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

EU foreign ministers are to discuss more sanctions against Russia after a Moscow-backed referendum in Crimea supported a split from Ukraine.
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Exit poll: Crimea backs Russia union

Sunday, March 16th 2014, 20:04
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Kiev, Moscow

More than 90% of voters in Crimea back leaving Ukraine, exit polls say, and Crimea's leader says a formal request to join Russia will be made on Monday.
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Big Moscow rally against Crimea move

Saturday, March 15th 2014, 15:22
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

Thousands of people attend a rally in Moscow to oppose Russian intervention in Ukraine, a day before a secession vote in Crimea.
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Deadly clash as Ukraine crisis grows

Saturday, March 15th 2014, 4:59
related countries: Russia Russia

Two people die in clashes between pro-Ukrainian and pro-Russian activists in eastern Ukraine, as tensions rise ahead of Crimea's secession vote.
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VIDEO: Views from Moscow on Crimea

Friday, March 14th 2014, 23:45
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

People in Moscow give their views about the controversial referendum in Crimea on whether the peninsula should stay in Ukraine or join Russia.
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VIDEO: US-Russia Ukraine crisis talks fail

Friday, March 14th 2014, 20:11
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

US Secretary of State John Kerry has held talks on Ukraine with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov.
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US-Russia in Ukraine crisis talks

Friday, March 14th 2014, 15:39
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States
related places: London, Crimea, Sunday

US and Russian envoys hold key talks in London on the Ukraine crisis, as Sunday's disputed referendum in Crimea looms.
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Russia 'does not want' Ukraine war

Friday, March 14th 2014, 0:14
related countries: Russia Russia

Russia's envoy to the UN tells the Security Council that Moscow "does not want war" with Ukraine, as deadly clashes break out in Donetsk.
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Russia begins new military exercises

Thursday, March 13th 2014, 20:08
related countries: Russia Russia

The Russian army begins exercises involving artillery and more than 8,000 troops close to Ukraine's borders.
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Ukraine votes for new National Guard

Thursday, March 13th 2014, 13:09
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Kiev

Ukraine's parliament votes unanimously to create a 60,000-strong National Guard to bolster the country's defences.
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Obama pledges to 'support Ukraine'

Wednesday, March 12th 2014, 23:45
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: White House

US President Barack Obama welcomes Ukraine's new PM to the White House and vows to "stand with Ukraine" in the dispute with Russia.
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G7 warns Russia on 'annexing' Crimea

Wednesday, March 12th 2014, 19:57
related countries: Russia Russia

The G7 group of industrial nations calls on Russia to stop moves to "annex" Crimea, otherwise, says US President Obama, they will be "forced to apply costs".
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Russian editor fired in Ukraine row

Wednesday, March 12th 2014, 17:57
related countries: Russia Russia

The chief editor of popular Russian news website Lenta.ru loses her job over an interview it published with a leading far-right Ukrainian nationalist.
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Russia 'refuses to talk to Ukraine'

Wednesday, March 12th 2014, 7:42

Russia's leaders are refusing all negotiations with their Ukrainian counterparts, Ukraine's acting President Oleksandr Turchynov says.
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EU offers Kiev $700m in trade breaks

Tuesday, March 11th 2014, 17:32
related countries: Russia Russia

The EU offers Ukraine trade breaks worth nearly 500m euros ($694m; £417m) to stabilise its economy, as Russia tightens its military grip on Crimea.
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Kerry rejects Putin Ukraine meeting

Tuesday, March 11th 2014, 14:00
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Moscow

US Secretary of State John Kerry rejects an offer of talks with President Vladimir Putin on Ukraine until he engages with proposals to end the crisis.
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RAF jet to monitor Ukraine border

Tuesday, March 11th 2014, 4:57
related countries: Poland Poland, Romania Romania

A Royal Air Force reconnaissance aircraft will fly missions to Poland and Romania to monitor the crisis in Ukraine, the Ministry of Defence says.
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Nato jets to monitor Ukraine border

Monday, March 10th 2014, 20:01
related countries: Poland Poland, Romania Romania

Nato announces it will deploy Awacs reconnaissance planes in Poland and Romania to monitor the crisis in Ukraine.
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'Russia troops' take Crimea hospital

Monday, March 10th 2014, 16:58
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Kiev

Suspected Russian troops and militias seize a military hospital in Ukraine's Crimea, as Moscow tightens its grip ahead of Sunday's secession vote.
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Ukraine gripped by rival rallies

Monday, March 10th 2014, 7:31
related countries: Russia Russia

Tens of thousands of people across Ukraine hold rival pro-unity and pro-Russian rallies, as Moscow continues to strengthen its grip on Crimea.
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VIDEO: Climate of insecurity in Crimea

Monday, March 10th 2014, 5:53
related places: Kiev

Mark Lowen meets a family fleeing the growing lawlessness of Crimea, as pressure on the Ukrainian interim government in Kiev is mounting by the day.
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VIDEO: Russian troops 'seen digging in'

Sunday, March 9th 2014, 22:47
related countries: Russia Russia

Ukraine's Border Guard Service has published a video it says was filmed from one of its surveillance planes on Saturday.
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Ukraine crisis 'artificial' - Lavrov

Saturday, March 8th 2014, 14:52
related places: Lavrov

Russia's foreign minister says the crisis in Ukraine was "created artificially for purely geopolitical reasons" as tension over Crimea continues.
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Ukraine beat Russia to biathlon gold

Saturday, March 8th 2014, 12:41
related countries: Russia Russia

Vitaliy Lukyanenko wins Ukraine's first gold at the Sochi Winter Paralympics, in the men's 7.5km visually impaired biathlon.
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