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Ukraine president pleads for troop withdrawal
Poroshenko makes appeal to Moscow a day after an official Russian presence in eastern Ukraine was confirmed by the OSCE.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2014 08:27 GMT
Ukraine sets new truce date with rebels
New ceasefire beginning on December 9 will seek to establish a buffer zone between rebels and government troops.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2014 08:58 GMT
The heavy weights on a champion’s life
Albanian weightlifter Romela Begaj won gold at World Championships but her story tells a tale of struggle.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2014 12:17 GMT
Russian appeal for Kiev-rebel talks rebuffed
Ukraine PM says Russia "playing games" to legitimise separatists in the east after Lavrov calls for "stable contracts".
Last updated: 19 Nov 2014 17:38 GMT
Europe's brand new rogue states
The local population of the breakaway regions in Eastern Ukraine lives in constant insecurity and deepening poverty.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2014 12:27 GMT
Kaliningrad: The last wall in Europe
The current turmoil between Europe and Russia is most felt in a narrow piece of land between Poland and Lithuania.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2014 13:46 GMT
Russia hopes EU ties not at breaking point
German foreign minister jets to Kiev and Moscow to revive peace talks as Russia says its hopeful about ties with EU.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2014 10:42 GMT
Ukraine PM wants focus on building army
Yatsenyuk says economic growth cannot be expected until 2016 as country braces for new offensive by pro-Russian rebels.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2014 16:35 GMT
Fears rise amid Ukraine truce breaches
Russia rejects claims it has been supporting rebels in Ukraine and says Kiev is responsible for breaking the ceasefire.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2014 15:29 GMT
Russia 'fuelling' war in Ukraine
US envoy to the UN says Moscow is the "root of the problem" after NATO confirms entry of Russian weapons into Ukraine.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2014 11:01 GMT
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