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  • IMF, World Bank 2014 fall meetings in Washington on Saturday

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The following are highlights from the International Monetary Fund and World Bank meetings on Saturday in Washington. Many of the comments come from texts that were prepared for delivery to the IMF's steering committee, the...
  • Special Report: Flaws found in Ukraine's probe of Maidan massacre

    KIEV (Reuters) - For millions of Ukrainians, it was a crime against humanity. In February, more than 100 protesters were gunned down in the Maidan uprising that toppled the president, Viktor Yanukovich. The victims are now known as "the Heavenly Hundred."...
  • Ukraine poll foresees big election win for pro-Poroshenko bloc

    KIEV (Reuters) - A bloc supporting President Petro Poroshenko looks set to register a strong win in a parliamentary election in Ukraine overshadowed by the separatist conflict in the east, according to a poll published on Friday. Poroshenko, elected by a...
  • Belarus detains Ukrainian soccer fans for anti-Putin chants

    MINSK (Reuters) - Belarus police detained dozens of Ukrainian and Belarussian football fans who shouted patriotic Ukrainian slogans and chanted abuse against Russian President Vladimir Putin at a match, a rights organisation and local media said on...
  • Ex-Soviet states bicker as Putin tries to unite them

    MINSK (Reuters) - Vulgar chants about Vladimir Putin before he arrived for a regional summit in Belarus did not augur well for the Russian president's hopes of bringing the leaders of former Soviet republics closer together. Matters got even worse when...
  • Russian sanctions could be eased soon if Ukraine progress made: U.S. adviser

    LONDON (Reuters) - Talks on easing sanctions against Russia imposed over the conflict in Ukraine could begin in the next few weeks, but more measures are possible if there is no progress over a ceasefire deal, the U.S. Deputy National Security Adviser...
  • Ukraine to launch 'full clean-out' of corrupt officials

    KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine will soon begin mass firings of state officials who served under disgraced Moscow-backed leader Viktor Yanukovich and feathered their nests through corruption, the government said on Friday. Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk,...
  • A Ukrainian minibus driver's surprise tour of war duty

    A Ukrainian minibus driver's surprise tour of war duty
    The Ukrainian special forces sergeant jumped into the front seat of Alexander Kosenko's white minibus with two Kalashnikovs slung over his shoulders, his vest stuffed with a dozen ammo clips, some hand grenades and a couple of machete-size daggers....
  • Russia backing separatists' rival elections in eastern Ukraine

    Russia backing separatists' rival elections in eastern Ukraine
    Russian officials are throwing their support behind Ukrainian separatist rebels' planned elections for their own parliaments after warnings from Ukrainian leaders in Kiev that no power in the world will recognize the proclaimed independence of the Donetsk...
  • Passenger on downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 had oxygen mask on

    Passenger on downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 had oxygen mask on
    One of the Australian passengers aboard the doomed Malaysia Airlines jet shot down over Ukraine in July appears to have donned an oxygen mask before the fatal crash, suggesting some on board might have been aware of their impending deaths, a Dutch...
  • Ukraine 'frozen conflict' could hurt Europe: Foreign Minister Klimkin

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Ukraine warned the European Union on Wednesday not to accept pro-Russian rebels carving out a de facto state and said that unlike other "frozen conflicts" in the former Soviet Union it could destabilize all of Europe. Foreign...