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EU seeks new wave of sanctions against Russia amid fierce clashes in eastern Ukraine  Jan 28, 11:40 am
London, Jan 28 (ANI): European Union (EU) leaders have reportedly implored their foreign ministers to respond to the ongoing fighting in Ukraine and consider imposing a new wave of sanctions on Russia.
Nato slams Putin's remarks on 'foreign legion' in Ukraine  Jan 27, 6:21 pm
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has rebuffed Russian President Vladimir Putin's claim that the Ukrainian army operates as a "foreign legion" for the alliance, calling it "nonsense".
US, EU to 'ratchet up pressure on Russia' after phone call revealed Moscow behind Mariupol massacre  Jan 26, 1:03 pm
Sydney, Jan 26 (ANI): United States Presidnet Barack Obama has said that the U.S. would work with the European Union to "ratchet up the pressure on Russia" as a response to Mariupol massacre after Ukraine said that it had evidence through an intercepted phone call that proved Moscow was behind the violence.
Ukrainian President Proshenko vows to 'calm' fighting that killed 30 in east  Jan 26, 12:40 pm
London, Jan 26 (ANI): Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has vowed to "calm" the violence between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian forces in the eastern part of the country that killed 30 people on Saturday.
At least 30 killed, scores wounded in rocket attacks in Ukraine  Jan 25, 2:41 pm
London, Jan 25 (ANI): At least 30 people were killed and scores injured in a series of rocket attacks in the city of Mariupol in east Ukraine.
India asks its Nationals to leave Donetsk, Lugansk regions of Ukraine  Jan 23, 10:28 am
New Delhi, Jan. 23 (ANI): India on Friday has asked its nationals, particularly students, to leave Donetsk and Lugansk regions in Ukraine which is presently witnessing frequent violent clashes.
Russia says Obama's 'State of the Union address' showed US wants to dominate world  Jan 22, 4:44 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 22 (ANI): Russia has reportedly hit out at President Barack Obama's State of the Union address by saying that it showed that the United States wanted to dominate world affairs.
Poroshenko says Russia has more than 9,000 troops in eastern Ukraine  Jan 22, 10:46 am
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has claimed Russia has more than 9,000 soldiers and 500 tanks, heavy artillery and armoured personnel carriers in eastern Ukraine.
Putin says Russia building new weapons to ensure its security  Jan 21, 2:16 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 21 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has reportedly said that in order to ensure its security, Russia is developing new weapons but without spending large amounts of money like the west.
Russia rubbishes accusations about troop deployment in Ukraine   Jan 21, 11:43 am
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Russian Defense Ministry has said that Ukraine's accusations that Russian troops have been deployed in their country are "complete rubbish".
Dozens killed in Ukraine conflict as battle for Donetsk airport escalates  Jan 20, 2:47 pm
London, Jan 20 (ANI): Dozens of people have been killed in Donetsk and Luhansk regions of eastern Ukraine as fighting escalates for Donetsk airport.
Poroshenko vows to not give up 'an inch' of eastern Ukraine to 'Russia-backed rebels'  Jan 19, 11:15 am
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): Reaffirming his control over the conflict-torn eastern parts of Ukraine, President Petro Poroshenko has declared that the nation would not give up "an inch of its land" to Russian-backed separatists.
Pro-Russian separatists take over long contested Donetsk airport in eastern Ukraine  Jan 17, 12:10 pm
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine have completely taken over the long contested and devastated Donetsk airport shattering hopes for any peace agreement.
Europe's political instability biggest risk to be faced by world in 2015, says report  Jan 7, 12:47 pm
London, Jan 07 (ANI): A new report suggests that the ongoing political crisis in Europe is the biggest risk to be faced by the world in the year 2015.
Dutch intelligence to be questioned about flying risks in Ukrainian airspace before MH17 crash  Jan 7, 11:52 am
Wellington, Jan 07 (ANI): Dutch authorities will be investigating Dutch intelligence agencies interrogating them about the risks of flying through Ukraine airspace before the Malaysian Airlines MH17 was downed over eastern Ukraine in July.
Russia opens military to foreign soldiers to serve in army for 5 years   Jan 6, 1:33 pm
London, Jan 06 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has issued a decree opening the country's armed forces to foreign career soldiers to serve in the army for at least five years.
Russia says NATO's military buildup poses biggest threat to country  Dec 27, 1:01 pm
Wellington, Dec 27 (ANI): According to Russia's new military doctrine signed by President Vladimir Putin, the country believes that NATO's military buildup near the border poses the biggest threat to the country.
Russia calls Ukraine's decision to drop non-aligned status 'counterproductive'  Dec 24, 12:13 pm
Johannesburg, Dec 24 (ANI): Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has criticised Ukraine's decision to drop the country's non-aligned status, calling it "counterproductive".
White House says Obama will sign bill imposing new sanctions on Russia 'despite reservations'  Dec 17, 1:47 pm
London, Dec 17 (ANI): The White House has said that the United States President Barack Obama will sign a bill imposing a slew of new sanctions on Russia despite reservations.
Obama says "Putin does not have good cards" in feud with West over Ukraine crisis  Dec 12, 5:47 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has said that Russian President Vladimir Putin "does not have good cards" and that he has not played them as good as the western media sometime gives him credit for, in his fight with the west over Moscow's actions in Ukraine.
Ukrainian President Poroshenko vows to expose culprits behind MH17 crash  Dec 12, 5:43 pm
Sydney, Dec 12 (ANI): Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has vowed to expose the culprits behind the crash of Malaysian airlines flight Mh17 over eastern part of the country.
Dutch investigators to 'piece together' MH17 remains to determine cause of crash  Dec 10, 12:10 pm
London, Dec 10 (ANI): The wreckage of the Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 has reached an air force hanger in Holland as experts now set down to the task of determining the cause of the crash.
Merkel accuses Russia of 'creating problems' for eastern Europe  Dec 8, 4:18 pm
London, Dec 08 (ANI): German Chancellor Angela Merkel has accused Russia of "creating problems" for countries in eastern Europe, seeking closer ties with the European Union.
Putin hopeful of permanent Ukraine ceasefire   Dec 7, 10:52 am
London, Dec 07 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that he is hopeful of a permanent ceasefire in Ukraine, after he met with French counterpart in Moscow.
Putin accuses West of wanting to weaken Russia   Dec 5, 12:46 pm
Sydney, Dec 05 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused the West of wanting to weaken his country as the Russian economy crashes down following western trade sanctions, falling oil prices and crumbling rubble.