Kiev Clashes

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Provoking the west? Crimean leader visits India part of Putin's delegation
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Provoking the west? Crimean leader visits India part of Putin's delegation

Aksyonov arrived at the upscale Oberoi hotel accompanied by Russian diplomats to be greeted by a Mumbai-based merchant who wants to boost trade with Russia.

Russia has resumed military buildup along Ukraine border, says NATO
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Russia has resumed military buildup along Ukraine border, says NATO

Russia has denied Ukrainian and Western allegations that it is fomenting the rebellion by sending troops and weapons into Ukraine.

Russia circulates new UN resolution on Ukraine as crisis escalates
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Russia circulates new UN resolution on Ukraine as crisis escalates

The new resolution includes parts of two earlier resolutions it circulated this month which called for humanitarian aid, a cease-fire, and a national dialogue in Ukraine.

Russia cuts gas supply to Ukraine as payment deadline lapses
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Russia cuts gas supply to Ukraine as payment deadline lapses

The European Commission said in a statement Monday that Ukraine was ready to accept a compromise in talks in Kiev of paying $1 billion now and more later, but Russia was not.

Ukraine: Day of mourning shows deepening divided between east and rest
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Ukraine: Day of mourning shows deepening divided between east and rest

Few events illustrate more clearly the bitter chasm that has opened up between east Ukraine and the rest of the country of 45 million.

Ukraine crisis: Unmarked tanks were Russian, says NATO
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Ukraine crisis: Unmarked tanks were Russian, says NATO

Ukrainian Interior Minister Arseny Avakov said the tanks had rolled across the border from Russia, but rebels said they were from a Ukrainian military stockpile.

Ukraine: Pro-Russian separatists shoot down military plane, 49 dead
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Ukraine: Pro-Russian separatists shoot down military plane, 49 dead

It was a bitter setback for Ukrainian forces, which have struggled to suppress an armed insurgency by foes of the new government.

Pro-Russian rebels cheer as tanks roll into eastern Ukraine
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Pro-Russian rebels cheer as tanks roll into eastern Ukraine

Any indication they came from Russia would be likely to deepen strains between Moscow and the West over the Ukraine crisis

Ukraine crisis: India asks nationals to leave Donetsk, Lugansk
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Ukraine crisis: India asks nationals to leave Donetsk, Lugansk

In an advisory, it also asked citizens in the other parts of eastern and southern Ukraine to remain vigilant about their personal safety and security.

Ukraine: EU imposes fresh sanctions on Crimean, Russian officials
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Ukraine: EU imposes fresh sanctions on Crimean, Russian officials

The targets of the new sanctions include Russia's top prosecutor in Crimea; commander of Russian airborne troops; a member of Putin's staff, among others.

Ukraine crisis: Kremlin pushes for dialogue after referendum
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Ukraine crisis: Kremlin pushes for dialogue after referendum

The Kremlin also urged the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe to help broker talks between the central government in Kiev and representatives of the east after Sunday's vote.

Russian rebels shoot down two Ukrainian helicopters
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Russian rebels shoot down two Ukrainian helicopters

President Vladimir Putin's spokesman said the Kremlin was "extremely worried" that it had not heard from an envoy Putin had sent to the eastern city to help free foreign hostages.

Ukraine crisis: US to impose fresh sanctions on Russia says Obama
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Ukraine crisis: US to impose fresh sanctions on Russia says Obama

Obama announced the sanctions during a news conference in the Philippines, his final stop on a four-country Asia swing.

Ukraine crisis: Russia says Kiev will face justice for 'bloody crime'
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Ukraine crisis: Russia says Kiev will face justice for 'bloody crime'

Ukrainian forces killed up to five pro-Moscow separatists in the east of the country on Thursday.

Ukraine crisis: Separatists reject diplomatic deal, refuse to disarm
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Ukraine crisis: Separatists reject diplomatic deal, refuse to disarm

Ukraine said the drive to root the separatists out would continue and warned it could take "more concrete actions" next week if they do not back down.

Despite diplomatic deal separatists in east Ukraine stay put
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Despite diplomatic deal separatists in east Ukraine stay put

Enacting the agreement on the ground though will be difficult, because of the deep mistrust between the pro-Russian groups and the Western-backed government in Kiev

Ukrainian troops kill three pro-Russian militants, repel attack
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Ukrainian troops kill three pro-Russian militants, repel attack

A crowd of around 300 men armed with Molotov cocktails attacked the base, in the south-east part of the country late Wednesday, Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said in a statement.

Ukraine crisis: Pro-Russian gunmen storm Mayor's office in east
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Ukraine crisis: Pro-Russian gunmen storm Mayor's office in east

Tensions continued to mount ahead of high-level diplomatic talks on the Ukraine crisis in Geneva on Thursday after Kiev sent in troops to oust pro-Moscow separatists from the east.

Ukrainian combat vehicles in east fly Russian flag
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Ukrainian combat vehicles in east fly Russian flag

The government in Kiev has struggled to reign in the rebels, as some security forces have switched over to the side of the insurgents.

Ukraine crisis: Govt tightens grip on eastern town before talks
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Ukraine crisis: Govt tightens grip on eastern town before talks

Putin told German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a telephone call late on Tuesday that Kiev had "embarked on an anti-constitutional course" by using the army against the rebels.