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Ukraine: Ultra-nationalists call for war on pro-Russia rebels

Hundreds of Ukrainian ultra-nationalists and pro-Kiev fighters rallied in the heart of the country’s capital, demanding an end to the…

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'Sincere' efforts needed to achieve peace in Ukraine, Pope tells Putin

Pope Francis has discussed the Ukraine crisis with Russian President Vladimir Putin in a meeting that lasted an hour,…

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Ukraine conflict: President Poroshenko warns of 'full-scale' invasion by Russia

Ukraine’s president Petro Poroshenko has warned of a “full-scale” invasion by Russia amid a spike in fighting…

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Ukraine: Fierce fighting reported near rebel-held Donetsk

Intense fighting involving tanks and heavy weapons has been reported between Ukrainian government forces and separatists in eastern Ukraine. The…

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Russia: Putin declares all military deaths as state secrets

President Vladimir Putin has declared that all Russian military deaths will now be classified as state…

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Two 'Russian soldiers captured' near rebel-held area, claims Ukraine

Ukrainian government says that it has captured two Russian troops who were operating in separatist-controlled territory. Andriy Lysenko, a spokesperson…

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Ukraine: Rebels free two American aid workers

Separatists in eastern Ukraine have freed two US aid workers seized on April 29. Masked gunmen had raided the

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Rebels close down offices of aid organization in eastern Ukraine

Separatists in eastern Ukraine have forcibly closed the International Rescue Committee (IRC) offices, accusing the aid agency of spying. The…

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Russia violating ceasefire agreement in Ukraine: US

The US has alleged that Russia is deploying “additional air defense systems” in conflict-hit eastern Ukraine in…

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Ukraine: Ally of former President Yanukovych found dead in Kiev

Oleg Kalashnikov, an opposition politician in Ukraine, has been found dead in his flat in capital Kiev.

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Foreign ministers express 'grave concern' over ceasefire violations in Ukraine

Foreign ministers of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine have expressed “grave concern” over ceasefire violations in eastern Ukraine, but said…

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Ukraine: Four soldiers 'summarily' killed by rebels, says Amnesty

Rights group Amnesty International says it has evidence that four Ukrainian soldiers in captivity were “summarily” killed by pro-Russia rebels…

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Four dead, 20 injured as bus hits landmine in eastern Ukraine

Four people were killed and around 20 injured when a bus hit a mine in Ukraine, media…

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Ukraine ceasefire: Rebels 'fully remove' weapons from front line

Rebels in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk area say they have “fully removed” heavy arms from the front line as part of…

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Ukraine: Two killed, 10 injured in bomb blast at a rally

A police officer was among two people killed when a bomb exploded at a rally in Ukraine’s Kharkiv city. The…

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Ukraine ceasefire: Government, rebels exchange prisoners

Ukraine’s government and pro-Russia rebels have carried out a prisoner swap as part of the Minsk ceasefire agreement. A total…

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Ukraine crisis: UK, EU misread mood in Kremlin, says report

The EU committee of the British House of Lords has accused the UK and European Union of…

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Ukrainian President wants UN peacekeepers to enforce ceasefire

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has sought deployment of UN peacekeepers in eastern Ukraine for enforcing the Minsk…

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Ukraine ceasefire: US warns Russia of 'rising costs'

Accusing Russia of violating the ceasefire agreement reached in Minsk, the US has warned that the “costs to Russia” would…

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Ukraine ceasefire: Government, rebels dither on arms pullout

Despite a deadline that ended on Monday, Ukraine’s government forces and pro-Russia rebels have not started withdrawing heavy arms from…

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