September 1, 2014
The police secured the area outside Cardiff Castle on Monday in preparation for a NATO summit meeting in Wales this week. Credit Ben Birchall/Press Association, via Associated Press. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story.NATO to 'spearhead' force set up in Ukraine crisis - Irish Independent
- MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin called on Ukraine on Sunday to begin talks on "the statehood" of that country's rebellious southeast, a vague and provocative turn of phrase he used while demanding the Ukrainian government negotiate directly with pro-Russian separatists.
August 31, 2014
- Robert "Bob" Menendez, the senior Senator from New Jersey and Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Relations, has called for arming Ukraine's government in their war against Russia and pro-Russian separatists."We should provide...
In St. Petersburg, Russia, cutting boards displayed likenesses of President Vladimir V. Putin. On Sunday, Mr. Putin veered between veiled threats and demands for negotiations to resolve the conflict in Ukraine. Credit Alexander Demianchuk/Reuters. Continue ...Nato frontline states see fears over Russia realised - Financial Times
August 30, 2014
- BRUSSELS — Despite tough rhetoric decrying Russia's increasing military involvement in Ukraine, European Union leaders today stopped short of imposing new sanctions against Moscow right away.
- MOSCOW — As Russian-backed rebels entrenched themselves in a newly captured, strategically located town in southeast Ukraine on Friday, President Vladimir Putin bluntly strengthened Moscow's hard-line position that the government in Kiev must be compelled to negotiate regional autonomy.
August 29, 2014
The conflict in eastern Ukraine has taken about 2,593 lives since the middle of April, says a report of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay published on Friday. At least 2,593 people have died in Ukraine in the period from the middle of April ...