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  • Fighting kills Ukrainian soldier, threatening 72-hour ceasefire deal

    MOSCOW A 72-hour extension of the ceasefire agreed to by Ukrainian government forces and separatist fighters was undermined Saturday by fresh outbreaks of violence. The military said one soldier was killed in clashes near the rebel stronghold of...
  • Ukraine signs trade agreement with EU, cease fire extended 72 hours

    Ukraine signs trade agreement with EU, cease fire extended 72 hours
    The European Union signed an historic free-trade pact with Ukraine on Friday and warned it could impose more sanctions on Moscow unless pro-Russian rebels act to wind down the crisis in the east of the country by Monday. Shortly after returning to...
  • Ukraine signs historic trade deal with EU, extends cease-fire

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko declared Friday "the most important day" for his country since its 1991 independence after he signed a trade deal with the European Union that is expected to help Ukraine overcome its post-Soviet legacy of corruption...
  • Ukraine-EU deal alters little, except Vladimir Putin's blood pressure

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is entering into a trade agreement with the European Union on Friday that has already sparked a rebellion, toppled a president and ignited an armed conflict with pro-Russia separatists. Kiev's alignment with the 28-...
  • European security monitors held 32 days by Ukraine militants freed

    Four monitors from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe who were taken hostage by pro-Russia militants in eastern Ukraine more than a month ago were freed late Thursday, the Vienna-based organization reported. The four Europeans taken...
  • Exodus from eastern Ukraine as cease-fire nears end

    With a repeatedly violated weeklong cease-fire nearly over, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday called on Russia to make genuine efforts to stop the fighting between separatists and Ukrainian government troops. "Support the peace plan...
  • Russian parliament revokes authorization to send troops to Ukraine

    Russian parliament revokes authorization to send troops to Ukraine
    Russia's Federation Council, parliament’s upper house, Wednesday revoked its March resolution allowing President Vladimir Putin to use the country’s armed forces in neighboring Ukraine. The council’s action came a day after Putin asked...
  • Leonid Bershidsky: Putin ready to go to stealth mode in Ukraine

    Leonid Bershidsky: Putin ready to go to stealth mode in Ukraine
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has officially agreed to leave Ukraine alone. That doesn't mean, though, that he will leave it alone unofficially. Putin Tuesday asked the Russian parliament to cancel his mandate to send troops into Ukraine, which he...
  • Russians target State Dept. spokeswoman for media assault

    WASHINGTON Among the Russian bloggers and social media activists who are loyal to the Kremlin, there's a favorite target when it comes to pillorying the United States. President Barack Obama and his chief diplomat, Secretary of State John Kerry, come...
  • Obama asks Putin to support 'peace and stability' in Ukraine

    Obama asks Putin to support 'peace and stability' in Ukraine
    President Obama asked Russian President Vladimir Putin to use his influence to promote greater peace and stability in eastern Ukraine and to make an effort to work with a new Ukrainian government that Obama said is “willing to go the extra mile.&...
  • Ukraine separatists say they will honor government's cease-fire

    In a possible sign of progress, a leader of separatists in eastern Ukraine said Monday that the militants would honor a temporary cease-fire declared by the nation's president to help bring an end to fighting in which hundreds have been killed. The...