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Putin demands reopening of EU trade pact with Ukraine – Financial Times

RT Putin demands reopening of EU trade pact with UkraineFinancial TimesVladimir Putin has demanded a reopening of the EU's recently-ratified trade pact with Ukraine and has threatened “immediate and appropriate retaliatory measures” if Kiev moves to implement any parts of … Continue reading

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Ukraine Moves to Strengthen Ties With Europe, and Bolster Truce – New York Times

New York Times Ukraine Moves to Strengthen Ties With Europe, and Bolster TruceNew York TimesMembers of the Ukrainian Parliament applauded after they ratified an agreement to deepen economic and political ties with the European Union on Tuesday. Credit Patrick Hertzog/Agence … Continue reading

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Ukraine crisis: Rebels granted self-rule and amnesty – BBC News

BBC News Ukraine crisis: Rebels granted self-rule and amnestyBBC NewsUkraine's parliament has granted self-rule to eastern regions controlled by pro-Russian rebels, as well as an amnesty for the fighters themselves. The measures are in line with the 5 September ceasefire … Continue reading

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EU and Ukraine sign trade agreement

Treaty follows months of fighting in the east of the country and opens the way for membership of the EU, according to lawmakers in Kiev Asia homepage

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Ukraine crisis: Parliaments to ratify landmark EU pact – BBC News

BBC News Ukraine crisis: Parliaments to ratify landmark EU pactBBC NewsUkrainian MPs and the European Parliament are set to ratify a key EU association pact criticised by Russia. Both sides will start the procedure at 10:00 GMT, in what Ukraine's … Continue reading

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Ukraine fights off attack on Donetsk airport by pro-Russia forces – The Guardian

The Guardian Ukraine fights off attack on Donetsk airport by pro-Russia forcesThe GuardianSmoke rises from Donetsk international airport during battles between pro-Russia forces and the Ukrainian army. Photograph: Philippe Desmazes/AFP/Getty Images. Ukraine's military says it has successfully defended the government-held … Continue reading

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Putin Intent on Taking ‘All of Ukraine,’ Leader Says – New York Times

New York Times Putin Intent on Taking 'All of Ukraine,' Leader SaysNew York TimesThe Donetsk International Airport on Saturday, as shelling continued between pro-Russian forces and the Ukrainian military. Credit Philippe Desmazes/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. Continue reading the main … Continue reading

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Vladimir Putin wants to destroy us and restore Soviet Union, says Ukraine PM – The Guardian

The Guardian Vladimir Putin wants to destroy us and restore Soviet Union, says Ukraine PMThe GuardianVladimir Putin 'wants another frozen conflict', says Arseny Yatseniuk. Photograph: Mikhail Klimentyev/AFP/Getty Images. The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, wants to destroy Ukraine as an independent … Continue reading

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How Russia forced Ukraine into ceasefire

For a 400-strong Ukrainian army unit based around the south-eastern village of Stepanivka, mid-August was the moment their lives turned to horror Asia homepage

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Vladimir Putin wants to destroy us and restore Soviet Union, says Ukraine PM – The Guardian

The Guardian Vladimir Putin wants to destroy us and restore Soviet Union, says Ukraine PMThe GuardianVladimir Putin 'wants another frozen conflict', says Arseny Yatseniuk. Photograph: Mikhail Klimentyev/AFP/Getty Images. The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, wants to destroy Ukraine as an independent … Continue reading

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