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News: Ukraine

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

Medvedev Crimea visit angers Ukraine

Monday, March 31st 2014, 14:50
related countries: Russia Russia

Ukraine condemns a visit to Crimea by Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev - the most senior politician to visit the peninsula since its annexation.
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Opponent 'saves Ukraine player's life'

Monday, March 31st 2014, 14:05

A player in the Ukrainian Premier League "saves the life" of an opponent after preventing him from swallowing his tongue.
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US-Russia deadlock on Ukraine crisis

Monday, March 31st 2014, 0:39
related countries: United States United States

US Secretary of State John Kerry announces no breakthrough on Ukraine, after four hours of "frank" talks with Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov.
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Russia and US end crisis talks

Sunday, March 30th 2014, 21:22
related countries: France France, Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Paris

Russian and US foreign ministers hold talks in Paris on the Ukraine crisis after Russia set out demands for a neutral and federal Ukraine.
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Diplomatic push for Ukraine solution

Saturday, March 29th 2014, 23:13
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

US Secretary of State John Kerry has his homebound flight diverted to meet Russia's Sergei Lavrov in a new attempt to solve the Ukraine crisis.
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Klitschko pulls out of Ukraine poll

Saturday, March 29th 2014, 16:27

Leading Ukrainian politician Vitaly Klitschko pulls out of May's presidential elections, backing fellow revolutionary Petro Poroshenko.
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Russia vows no Ukraine invasion

Saturday, March 29th 2014, 16:14
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Moscow

Moscow says it has no intention of sending troops into Ukraine, after the Russian and US presidents discuss a plan to resolve the crisis.
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Putin and Obama discuss Ukraine plan

Saturday, March 29th 2014, 6:37
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: White House

Russia's Vladimir Putin telephones President Obama to discuss the Ukraine crisis and US diplomatic proposals.
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Obama: Russia must move back troops

Friday, March 28th 2014, 16:39
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

US President Barack Obama urges Russia to move its troops back from Ukraine's border as Moscow says it is stepping up intelligence measures.
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Ukraine leader warning on far right

Friday, March 28th 2014, 11:06

Ukraine's interim president condemns the ultra-nationalist Right Sector, saying the group is bent on "destabilisation".
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UN declares Crimea vote illegal

Thursday, March 27th 2014, 21:17
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Moscow, Crimea

The UN General Assembly declares Crimea's Moscow-backed referendum illegal, as the IMF and US back loans for Ukraine.
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'Right to life' on Pope-Obama agenda

Thursday, March 27th 2014, 17:51
related countries: Italy Italy, United States United States
related places: Rome, Pope

Pope Francis meets US President Barack Obama in Rome for the first time, with the contentious issues of abortion and contraception discussed.
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Tymoshenko to run for Ukraine leader

Thursday, March 27th 2014, 17:14

Former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko says she plans to once again run for president of Ukraine in May elections.
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Wheat prices rise on Crimea worries

Thursday, March 27th 2014, 16:54

Fears over the stability of Crimea and Ukraine have helped push up global wheat prices since February
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IMF close to deal on Ukraine aid

Thursday, March 27th 2014, 14:05

The International Monetary Fund agrees assistance worth $14-18bn over the next two years, with the package linked to an economic reform programme.
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VIDEO: US and EU 'united' over Russia

Wednesday, March 26th 2014, 23:11
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

The US and EU have warned Russia will face "deeper sanctions" if there are "further incursions into Ukraine".
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Ukraine agrees to 50% gas price hike

Wednesday, March 26th 2014, 20:21

Ukraine's interim government says it will raise gas prices for domestic consumers by 50% in an effort to secure an IMF aid package.
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US and EU mull new Russia sanctions

Wednesday, March 26th 2014, 18:38
related countries: Belgium Belgium, United States United States
related places: Brussels

After talks in Brussels, EU and US leaders say they are considering "deeper sanctions" against Russia if its troops move further into Ukraine.
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Russia 'acting out of weakness' - US

Tuesday, March 25th 2014, 21:43
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

US President Barack Obama says Russia is acting "not out of strength, but out of weakness" in Ukraine, and warns of further sanctions.
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Ukraine far-right leader killed

Tuesday, March 25th 2014, 16:20

A Ukrainian ultra-nationalist leader is shot dead in western Ukraine, in what officials describe as a special forces operation.
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UK's Russia nuclear deal under review

Tuesday, March 25th 2014, 12:58
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK is reviewing its nuclear co-operation agreement with Russian state firm Rosatom because of the Ukraine crisis.
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VIDEO: Russian military take over Crimea

Monday, March 24th 2014, 22:47
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian forces have seized all the Ukrainian military bases in Crimea, giving soldiers the choice of leaving the country or pledging allegiance to Russia.
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Russia and Ukraine hold first talks

Monday, March 24th 2014, 22:37
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

The Russian and Ukrainian foreign ministers meet for the first time since Moscow's intervention in Crimea triggered a diplomatic crisis.
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Ukrainian forces pull out of Crimea

Monday, March 24th 2014, 17:57
related countries: Russia Russia

Ukrainian troops are leaving Crimea, after emotional farewells to wives and family members left behind.
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UK army in Germany 'rethink' urged

Monday, March 24th 2014, 15:35
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Army should increase troop numbers in light of the Ukraine and Syria crises and retain 3,000 soldiers in Germany, says a former chief of staff.
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Russian troops 'overrun Crimea base'

Monday, March 24th 2014, 8:20
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian troops seize control of a Crimean naval base at Feodosia, the third such attack in 48 hours, Ukrainian officials tell the BBC.
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Russian tourist spending in UK drops

Monday, March 24th 2014, 0:02
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK's hotels and shops sees income from Russians fall 17% last month as visitor numbers fell back amid political unrest in Ukraine, says a report.
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Hague warns of Russia 'isolation'

Sunday, March 23rd 2014, 5:28
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Russia faces long-term "isolation and stagnation" over its "illegal land grab" in Ukraine's Crimea region, UK Foreign Secretary William Hague says.
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Ukraine's Crimea bases stormed

Saturday, March 22nd 2014, 22:21
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian troops storm a Ukrainian airbase in Crimea throwing stun grenades and firing guns in the air, as Moscow tightens its grip on the region.
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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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