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Deal to 'de-escalate' Ukraine crisis agreed in Geneva  Apr 18, 10:52 am
London, Apr. 18 (ANI): A deal has been struck among Russia, Ukraine, the United States and the European Union agreeing to steps to 'de-escalate' the crisis in eastern Ukraine.
NATO to step up presence near Russian borders amid Ukraine crisis   Apr 17, 1:30 pm
London, Apr. 17 (ANI): NATO is immediately stepping up its presence around Russian borders to reassure eastern European member states.
Ukraine begins 'anti-terror operation' against pro-Russian separatists   Apr 16, 11:34 am
London, Apr. 16 (ANI): Acting Ukrainian President Olexander Turchynov announced that an 'anti-terrorist operation' against pro-Russian separatists has begun in Donetsk.
Ukraine deploying 12 000 troops in 'anti-terror' operation against Russian forces   Apr 14, 12:23 pm
Johannesburg, Apr. 14 (ANI): Ukraine is deploying 12,000 troops in a 'large-scale anti-terrorist operation' to defend against attacks from armed pro-Russian forces.
UNSC holds 'urgent' meeting amid 'worsening' Ukraine crisis   Apr 14, 11:23 am
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): The UN Security Council reportedly held an urgent meeting recently to discuss the deepening Ukraine crisis, evoking strong criticism and accusations.
Pro-Russian protestors seize important buildings in Ukrainian city  Apr 13, 11:10 am
London, Apr. 13 (ANI): Pro-Russian protesters have seized control of government buildings and police headquarters in Ukraine's eastern region.
US warns Russia over 'destabilisation' post Ukraine govt buildings seize  Apr 8, 12:25 pm
London, Apr. 8 (ANI): The United States has warned Russia about heightened tension in eastern Ukraine after pro-Russian demonstrators seized government buildings in three cities.
Pro-Russian demonstrators storm Ukrainian government buildings  Apr 7, 10:48 am
Johannesburg, Apr. 7 (ANI): Hundreds and thousands of pro-Russian demonstrators stormed government buildings in several major cities in eastern Ukraine.
Ukraine rejects Darth Vader's presidential bid   Apr 6, 11:52 am
London, Apr. 6 (ANI): Ukraine has reportedly rejected a bid from a man calling himself Darth Vader, the famous character from the 'Star Wars' franchise, who wanted to run in the presidential elections.
Russia detains 25 Ukrainians for plotting terror attacks  Apr 4, 11:28 am
London, Apr. 4 (ANI): Russia has detained 25 Ukrainians suspected of plotting terrorist attacks on its territory during last month's Crimean referendum.
Ousted Ukrainian prez admits being 'wrong' in inviting Russian troops to Crimea  Apr 3, 2:51 pm
Washington, Apr. 3 (ANI): Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has admitted he was wrong to have invited Russian troops to Crimea.
NASA suspends all modes of contact with Russia over Ukraine crisis  Apr 3, 1:39 pm
Washington, Apr. 3 (ANI): NASA is suspending all contact with Russia, citing Moscow's ongoing violations of Ukraine's sovereign and territorial integrity.
NATO military chief warns Russia could invade Ukraine in coming weeks   Apr 3, 1:39 pm
London, Apr. 3 (ANI): Russia could invade Ukraine within the next three to five days as it has all the forces, NATO's top military commander has warned.
Nato suspends military, civilian cooperation with Russia amid Ukraine crisis  Apr 2, 5:14 pm
London, Apr. 2 (ANI): NATO is suspending all practical civilian and military co-operation with Russia.
Putin 'orders partial withdrawal' of troops from Ukrainian border   Apr 1, 2:00 pm
London, Apr. 1 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered a 'partial withdrawal' of troops from the border with Ukraine.
Former adviser to Putin says Russian president's ambitions lie far beyond Crimea  Mar 31, 4:29 pm
Sydney, March 31 (ANI): Russian president Vladimir Putin reportedly has ambitions that
US achieves no breakthrough on Ukraine despite 'frank talks' with Russia   Mar 31, 10:52 am
London, Mar. 31 (ANI): Secretary of State John Kerry has announced no breakthrough has been reached on Ukraine after hours of deliberations with Russia.
'Darth Vader' throws hat in ring to become next Ukraine Prez   Mar 30, 10:43 am
London, March 30 (ANI): Chances are that 'Darth Vader' could become the next president of Ukraine after the famous character from the 'Star Wars' franchise was named a presidential candidate for the country's Internet Party.
Boxer-turned-Ukrainian-politician Klitschko pulls out of presidential election  Mar 30, 10:11 am
London, Mar. 30 (ANI): A senior politician, Vitaly Klitschko, in Ukraine has pulled out of presidential elections planned in May.
Putin calls Obama to discuss diplomatic resolution to Ukraine crisis  Mar 29, 4:04 pm
Washington, March 29 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin reportedly called US President Barack Obama while he was on a visit to Riyadh, a White House official said.
Former Norwegian PM Stoltenberg named next Nato chief   Mar 29, 12:15 pm
Johannesburg, March 29 (ANI): Former Norwegian prime minister and negotiator, Jens Stoltenberg has been reportedly chosen by Nato as its next secretary general.
Putin is Steven Seagal's new best friend and brother   Mar 28, 2:53 pm
Washington, Mar. 28 (ANI): Hollywood action star Steven Seagal has gone gaga over Russia's President Vladimir Putin, calling him one of the best leaders in the world.
US Congressional panel approves bill diverting $10mln Pakistan aid to Ukraine  Mar 28, 2:00 pm
Islamabad, Mar. 28 (ANI): A key US Congressional committee has passed legislation, deducting a small amount from its aid to Pakistan and diverting it to Ukraine.
Obama says Russia-Ukraine crisis won't lead to another cold war  Mar 27, 3:44 pm
Washington, Mar. 27 (ANI): President Barack Obama has said the Russia-Ukraine crisis 'is not another cold war we are entering'.
US house bill diverts $10mln Pakistan aid to Ukraine  Mar 27, 10:48 am
Islamabad, Mar. 27 (ANI): A key US congressional committee has passed legislation and diverted Pakistan aid to Ukraine.