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Senate Republicans Seek to Void IMF Money in Ukraine Aid Package – Businessweek

BusinessweekA partisan dispute over the International Monetary Fund will be at the center of the U.S. Senate debate this week on legislation providing aid to Ukraine and imposing sanctions on Russia. After a Senate vote yesterday, 78-17, to advance the bill, Republicans …Aid Package for Ukraine Advances in the SenateNew York TimesUS Senate votes to […]

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Ukraine crisis: Japan to offer $1.9 billion aid to Kiev – Straits Times

Ukraine crisis: Japan to offer $1.9 billion aid to KievStraits TimesTOKYO (AFP) – Japan is to give up to US$1.5 billion (S$1.9 billion) in financial aid to Ukraine, the government in Tokyo confirmed on Tuesday, as the club of rich nations booted Russia off the membership list. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced the … and […]

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Ukraine Battles to Rebuild a Depleted Military – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalAs Russia began its invasion of Crimea last month, Ukraine’s fledgling government turned to its armed forces to bolster security. What they found was a badly degraded military, stripped bare by years of neglect and corruption. Photo: EPA. KIEV, Ukraine—As …Obama, allies agree to boycott Group of Eight meeting in Russia, isolating …Washington […]

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UPDATE 2-Ukraine aid bill moves ahead in US Senate, still faces hurdles – Reuters

Reuters(Adds quotes from Menendez, McCain, Hoyer.) By Patricia Zengerle. WASHINGTON, March 24 (Reuters) – A bill providing economic assistance to Ukraine and imposing sanctions over Russia’s seizure of Crimea cleared a procedural hurdle in the U.S. Senate …Reid: GOP may have helped Russia annex CrimeaUSA TODAYReid, GOP Battle Over Ukraine Aid DealNBCNews.comUkraine aid bill moves […]

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Ukraine loan package, Russian sanctions clear key Senate hurdle – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesWASHINGTON — Legislation to approve $1 billion in loan guarantees for Ukraine and impose sanctions against Russia cleared a key Senate hurdle Monday, but Congress remained locked in a partisan fight over the details of the package. By a vote of 78-17, …Reid Slams GOP Over Crimea; Senate Bill AdvancesABC NewsUS Senate Votes […]

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Ukraine, Withdrawing Forces, Appears to Cut Power Supply in Crimea – New York Times

New York TimesUkrainian marines outside a Ukrainian military base in Feodosia, Crimea on Monday. Credit Shamil Zhumatov/Reuters. the main story. the main story. the main story Share This Page. the …Obama urges other world leaders to suspend ties to RussiaLos Angeles TimesObama tries to contain Ukraine crisis in Europe trip, as Kiev fears new attackFox […]

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Ukraine to face its ‘graft culture’ under aid plan – The San Luis Obispo Tribune

The San Luis Obispo TribuneIn this Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 photo, Aleksey Antonyuk, who runs a hairstyling, marketing and publishing company in Kiev, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press. The world of small business in Ukraine is a tangled thicket of bribe-hungry … and more …read more Source: Kiev News From Google     

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Ukraine Gives Russia Ultimatum to Free Generals – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaSIMFEROPOL, CRIMEA, UKRAINE — The government of Ukraine has given Russia an ultimatum to free Ukrainian generals and admirals who are being held in Crimea. The warning came at a press briefing by government officials in Kyiv on Monday.Ukraine Pulls Back Forces as Russia Tightens Grip on CrimeaNew York TimesObama to Call for […]

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Obama, in Europe, Says Allies ‘United’ on Ukraine – New York Times

New York TimesPresident Obama speaks in Amsterdam on Monday. Obama is attending a nuclear security summit in The Hague that will form the backdrop for an emergency meeting of Group of Seven leaders on Russia’s annexation of Crimea. Credit Doug Mills/The New …Obama in Europe with Ukraine high on agenda; Kiev orders Crimea withdrawalWashington PostRussian […]

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Obama tries to contain Ukraine crisis in Europe trip, as Kiev fears new attack – Fox News

Fox NewsPresident Obama on Monday began a high-stakes tour through Europe where he’s seeking to assure jittery allies and contain the volatile Ukraine crisis, as officials in Kiev voiced fears that Vladimir Putin could be preparing a new attack on the heels of …Kiev orders troop pullout from CrimeaYahoo NewsKiev woos oligarchs, bolstering east against […]

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Ukraine crisis: Kiev tells troops to withdraw from Crimea in face of ‘Russian … – Telegraph.co.uk

Ukraine crisis: Kiev tells troops to withdraw from Crimea in face of ‘Russian …Telegraph.co.ukUkraine crisis: Kiev tells troops to withdraw from Crimea in face of ‘Russian aggression’. Order given after Russian forces over-run marine base in Feodosia, the last major installation in Crimea held by the Ukrainians, reportedly taking dozens of … …read more Source: […]

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Ukraine orders troop pullout from Crimea – Modesto Bee

Ukraine orders troop pullout from CrimeaModesto BeeKIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s fledgling government ordered troops to retreat from Crimea on Monday, ending days of wavering as Western leaders tried to present a unified response to Russia’s increasingly firm control of the peninsula. Russian forces have … …read more Source: Kiev News From Google     

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Russian spending in London down 17% since Ukraine crisis, survey says – The Guardian

The GuardianMeanwhile, the Open Europe thinktank argues that Russia’s importance to the City of London has been overstated. Analysis from Open Europe indicates that Russian investment in London is worth £27bn, representing just 0.5% of total assets invested in …Russians spending less on trips to London as Crimea crisis takes its tollEvening Standard all 20 […]

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‘Putin wants all of Ukraine’: Kiev government warns that Russia is preparing … – Daily Mail

‘Putin wants all of Ukraine’: Kiev government warns that Russia is preparing …Daily MailHis troops massed at the border are ready to attack at any moment,’. The interim leaders in Kiev fear that Russian President Vladimir Putin is developing a sense he could get away with further actions after the EU and US only handed […]

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Ukraine Could Overshadow World Nuclear Summit – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaWorld leaders began arriving in the Netherlands Sunday, ahead of a two-day nuclear security summit that is expected to be overshadowed by the crisis in Ukraine. Delegations from 53 countries will take part in the summit that starts Monday at The Hague.Julie Bishop to attend nuclear summitNinemsnWorld Leaders Gather For Nuclear Security Summit […]

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Ukraine’s Top Diplomat Says Risk of War With Russia Is Growing – Businessweek

BusinessweekUkraine’s foreign minister said the chances of war with Russia are increasing as thousands of Russian troops gather on his country’s border. “We are ready to respond,” Foreign Minister Andrii Deshchytsia said in an interview broadcast today on ABC-TV’s …Weakened Obama seeks to strengthen Europe’s resolve towards RussiaFinancial TimesIn Holdout Crimea Base, Commander Waits, Hoping […]

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NATO: Russian buildup threatens Ukraine’s neighbor – USA TODAY

USA TODAYRussian forces massed along Ukraine’s eastern border could threaten stability in a separatist region of neighboring Moldova, the American general who serves as NATO’s top military commander said Sunday. “The force that is at the Ukrainian border now to …NATO Must Be Ready to Counter Russian Threat, Top Commander SaysBusinessweekNATO Commander Warns of Russian […]

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Ukraine says top commander held after base stormed – Modesto Bee

Modesto BeeKIEV, Ukraine — A Ukrainian air force commander is being held after his base in Crimea was stormed by pro-Russian forces, and the acting president called for his release Sunday. Col. Yuliy Mamchur is the commander of the Belbek Air Force base near …NATO’s “Mystery Gunmen” Seek to Strengthen Kiev Regime’s HandCenter for Research […]

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Vladimir Putin ready to attack Ukraine any time: Kiev security chief Andriy … – Economic Times

Economic TimesKIEV: Russian President Vladimir Putin’s troops are ready to attack Ukraine at any time, Ukraine’s National Security and Defence Council chief Andriy Parubiy warned on Sunday. “The aim of Putin is not Crimea, but all of Ukraine… His troops massed at … and more …read more Source: Kiev News From Google     

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Putin ready to attack Ukraine any time: Kiev security chief – GMA News

Putin ready to attack Ukraine any time: Kiev security chiefGMA NewsKIEV – Russian President Vladimir Putin’s troops are ready to attack Ukraine at any time, Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council chief Andriy Parubiy warned on Sunday. “The aim of Putin is not Crimea, but all of Ukraine… His troops massed at … and more […]

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Putin ready to attack Ukraine any time: Kiev security chief – The Daily Star

The Daily StarKIEV: Russian President Vladimir Putin’s troops are ready to attack Ukraine at any time, Ukraine’s National Security and Defence Council chief Andriy Parubiy warned on Sunday. “The aim of Putin is not Crimea, but all of Ukraine… His troops massed at … and more …read more Source: Kiev News From Google     

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Pro-Russian and Pro-Kiev Camps Dig In Amid Uneasy Calm in Eastern Ukraine – New York Times

New York TimesWhile the bloody events and clashes that left more than a hundred dead in Kiev a month ago have not been repeated in eastern cities like Kharkiv and Donetsk, occasional violence and a powerful propaganda war have created entrenched pro-Russian and …Will Kiev or the Kremlin win East Ukraine?Irish TimesWatching Putin from KievDaily […]

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In Crimea, Russian Forces Storm Ukraine Bases – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaKYIV — Pro-Russian forces have stormed a Ukrainian air force base in Crimea, firing shots and smashing through gates and walls with armored vehicles. The troops broke into the Belbek air base facing no apparent resistance from Ukrainian troops, some of …Sanctions on Russia Take First BiteWall Street JournalHague attacks ‘bullying’ Russia over […]

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Thousands in east Ukraine rally for secession referendum – Haaretz

HaaretzThousands in east Ukraine rally for secession referendum. Russian troops surround Crimea airbase; Canadian PM becomes first G7 leader to visit Ukraine after loss of Crimea. By Haaretz and Reuters | Mar. 22, 2014 | 4:36 PM. Tweet. A pro-Russian activist …Ukraine’s east rallies for secession referendumUSA TODAYUkrainian military bases targeted in CrimeaBBC NewsGlobe in […]

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Russia Will Allow International Monitors into Ukraine – TIME

TIMERUSSIA-UKRAINE-POLITICS-CRISIS-KREMLIN Russia’s President Vladimir Putin signs a law on ratification of a treaty making Crimea part of Russia, during a ceremony in the Kremlin in Moscow March 21, 2014. Mikhail Klimentyev—AFP/Getty Images …Ukraine’s east rallies for secession referendumChron.comWhy eastern Ukraine will not follow Crimea to MoscowChristian Science MonitorRussia Backs OSCE in Ukraine, Not CrimeaVoice of […]

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Ukraine’s east rallies for secession referendum – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Ukraine’s east rallies for secession referendumHonolulu Star-AdvertiserDONETSK, Ukraine >> More than 5,000 pro-Russia residents of a major city in Ukraine’s east demonstrated on Saturday in favor of holding a referendum on whether to seek to split off and become part of Russia. The rally in Donetsk came less than a week … and more …read […]

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Ukraine crisis: International security monitors will be sent in – but not to Crimea – The Independent

The IndependentInternational monitors will be dispatched to areas of Ukraine after Russia finally agreed to sending teams to areas hit by clashes – but not Crimea. A 100-strong team from the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe will be sent within 24 hours to …International observers headed for Ukraine — but not Crimea, Russia […]

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Harper arrives in Kiev to stand beside new regime in Ukraine – The Globe and Mail

Harper arrives in Kiev to stand beside new regime in UkraineThe Globe and MailPrime Minister Stephen Harper is in Kiev, the first G7 leader to visit Ukraine since pro-Western forces drove out its government and Russia annexed the strategic Crimea Peninsula in the country’s southern reaches. Harper, Foreign Affairs Minister John …Canadian Prime Minister Visits […]

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Russia Hopeful for OSCE Observers in Ukraine – ABC News

ABC NewsRussia’s foreign ministry says it hopes a monitoring mission in Ukraine will help ease the tensions in Ukraine. Ukraine was engulfed in anti-government rallies for three months before President Viktor Yanukovych fled the country and the interim government …OSCE allowed to enter Ukraine, but access to Crimea remains contentiouseuronewsRussia backs OSCE monitors in Ukraine, […]

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US-Russia nuclear agenda unaffected by rising tensions over Ukraine crisis – Washington Post

Washington PostAs President Obama announced sanctions against Russia on Monday, a group of Russian officials arrived in San Francisco for a surprise inspection of the U.S. strategic nuclear arsenal. The inspections, part of a process agreed to under the 2010 New START …The Russian perspective: why Putin argues the US and EU are real aggressorsIrish […]

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Will Kiev or the Kremlin win East Ukraine? – Irish Times

Will Kiev or the Kremlin win East Ukraine?Irish TimesThe huge protests in Kiev, the bloody end of Viktor Yanukovich’s presidency, and Moscow’s annexation of Crimea have applied such pressure to eastern Ukraine that its society is fracturing. Some here now consider Russia a deadly danger, others see it as …Russia threatens to raise Ukraine gas […]