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  • Ukraine port city near Russia fears it will become next battleground

    Ukraine port city near Russia fears it will become next battleground
    With pro-Russia separatists once again gaining ground in the bloody conflict for control of Ukraine's eastern industrial heartland, a sense of panic has overcome this port city on the shores of the Sea of Azov. Late last week, Ukraine said as many as 1,...
  • Ukraine may need bigger bailout if conflict continues in 2015: IMF

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ukraine may need as much as $19 billion in additional funds from donors if its conflict with pro-Russian separatists continues during 2015, the International Monetary Fund warned on Tuesday. Even under Kiev's current $17 billion...
  • U.S., allies to stage exercises in West Ukraine as battles rage in East

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As fighting between the army and Russian-backed rebels rages in eastern Ukraine, preparations are under way near its western border for a joint military exercise this month with more than 1,000 troops from the United States and...
  • Kiev: Russian forces strengthening positions in Ukraine

    Kiev: Russian forces strengthening positions in Ukraine
    Russian troops are strengthening their positions in eastern Ukraine and using aid shipments to smuggle in arms and other supplies to separatist forces, Kiev's military said Tuesday. Military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said units of Russian troops had been...
  • Russia reviews military doctrine, reflecting chill with NATO

    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia will update its military doctrine this year to take account of new threats including the Ukraine crisis, a Kremlin security aide said on Tuesday in forceful comments that highlighted a deepening Cold War-style standoff with NATO....
  • U.N. refugee agency fears mass displacement in Ukraine

    GENEVA (Reuters) - The number of people displaced in Ukraine by fighting has nearly doubled in the past there weeks to at least 260,000 and more are fleeing amid fears of mass displacement, the United Nations refugee agency UNHCR said on Tuesday. "In...
  • EU decision on new sanctions for Russia by Friday: Italy's Mogherini

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union governments will decide on a package of new sanctions against Russia by Friday, Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini told the European Parliament on Tuesday, calling for "the strongest possible response."...
  • Putin comment on 'taking Kiev in 2 weeks' taken out of context: aide

    MOSCOW (Reuters) - A reported comment by President Vladimir Putin that Russia could capture Ukraine's capital Kiev within two weeks was taken out of context, Itar-Tass news agency quoted a Kremlin foreign policy aide as saying on Tuesday. It quoted...
  • Australia to step up formal partnership with NATO at summit

    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia is set to step up its partnership with NATO, its foreign minister said on Tuesday, as the country pursues a bigger role in global crises from Iraq and Syria to Ukraine. Prime Minister Tony Abbott, who is due to host...
  • NATO to create new 'spearhead' force to respond to crises

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO leaders will respond to the Ukraine crisis by agreeing this week to create a "spearhead" rapid reaction force, potentially including several thousand troops, that could be sent to a hotspot in as little as two days, officials...
  • Ukraine rebels seek 'special status', crisis talks to resume on Friday

    MINSK (Reuters) - Pro-Russia separatists sat down for preliminary Ukraine peace talks on Monday due to resume later this week in the Belarusian capital Minsk, saying they would be prepared to stay part of Ukraine if they were granted "special status"....