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Champions League: Liverpool need to play 'perfect game' to beat defending champions Real Madrid in Kiev final
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Champions League: Liverpool need to play 'perfect game' to beat defending champions Real Madrid in Kiev final

Xabi Alonso believes Liverpool can beat Real Madrid and be European champions but only if they cope with the pressure of playing in a Champions League final.

Champions League: Liverpool, Real Madrid fans livid as Kiev hotels start charging 100 times standard rates for final
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Champions League: Liverpool, Real Madrid fans livid as Kiev hotels start charging 100 times standard rates for final

The rates some of the city's more modest places are charging for accommodation during the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid sometimes look like a misprint.

Russian president Vladimir Putin says he will 'never' give Crimea back to Ukraine
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Russian president Vladimir Putin says he will 'never' give Crimea back to Ukraine

Russian president Vladimir Putin has said that under no circumstances would he give Crimea back to Ukraine, speaking in a new documentary released ahead of his expected re-election in next week's poll.

Champions League draw: Premier League clubs and their possible opponents in group stage
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Champions League draw: Premier League clubs and their possible opponents in group stage

England aims to revive a fading record in the Champions League with five teams in the group-stage draw for the first time on Thursday.

Lawyer for MH17 victims pens letter to Vladimir Putin, tells him to 'make amends' over crash
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Lawyer for MH17 victims pens letter to Vladimir Putin, tells him to 'make amends' over crash

Sydney: Russian president Vladimir Putin must "make amends" for those killed on a Malaysia Airlines jet shot down over Ukraine, the lawyer representing victims said today ahead of the third anniversary of the disaster.

NATO pledges support to Ukraine against insurgency by pro-Russia separatists in the region
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NATO pledges support to Ukraine against insurgency by pro-Russia separatists in the region

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Monday pledged the alliance's support for Ukraine as it faces a bloody insurgency by pro-Russian separatists in its eastern regions.

Rex Tillerson to visit Kiev, will hold talks with Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko
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Rex Tillerson to visit Kiev, will hold talks with Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko

US secretary of state Rex Tillerson is in Ukraine to reaffirm American support as the country struggles with a Russia-backed insurgency in the east.

Ukraine blames Russia for cyber attack which disrupted business across 60 countries
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Ukraine blames Russia for cyber attack which disrupted business across 60 countries

Ukraine said on Saturday that the Russian security services were involved in a recent cyber attack that hit Ukraine

US Embassy in Ukraine attacked: No casualties reported after blast at Kiev mission
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US Embassy in Ukraine attacked: No casualties reported after blast at Kiev mission

An overnight blast hit the premises of the US embassy in Kiev but there were no casualties, Ukrainian police said on Thursday.

Kiev to host 2018 Champions League final despite battle with separatist rebels
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Kiev to host 2018 Champions League final despite battle with separatist rebels

The 2018 Champions League final will be held in Kiev despite Ukraine's battle with Russian-backed separatist rebels, UEFA's executive committee decided Thursday, officials said.

Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk survives no confidence vote in parliament
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Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk survives no confidence vote in parliament

Ukraine's Western-backed government survived a no-confidence vote on Tuesday, staving off the immediate prospect of a snap election in a country fighting a deep recession and a pro-Russian separatist insurgency.

Missiles hit schools and hospitals, kill 50 in Syria; Turkey accuses Russia of 'obvious war crimes'
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Missiles hit schools and hospitals, kill 50 in Syria; Turkey accuses Russia of 'obvious war crimes'

Turkey on Monday accused Russia of an "obvious war crime" after missile attacks in northern Syria killed scores of people, and warned Kurdish militia fighters there they would face the "harshest reaction" if they tried to capture a town near the Turkish border.

Ukraine crisis: Use influence and rein in separatists, Angela Merkel tells Vladimir Putin
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Ukraine crisis: Use influence and rein in separatists, Angela Merkel tells Vladimir Putin

Angela Merkel made it clear to President Putin that the ceasefire had to be respected and unfettered access given to observers monitoring the truce.

Cyber attack on airport launched from Russia, says Ukraine
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Cyber attack on airport launched from Russia, says Ukraine

A cyber attack on Kiev's main airport was launched from a server in Russia, Ukraine's military spokesman told Reuters on Monday, as the state-run Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-UA) warned of the threat of further attacks.

From closure of airspace to BUK missile: Here are main findings in the MH17 air disaster
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From closure of airspace to BUK missile: Here are main findings in the MH17 air disaster

Air crash investigators on Tuesday said a BUK missile fired from eastern Ukraine ripped through Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 last year killing all 298 people on board.

Chocolate diplomacy: How a café is serving Ukrainian experience to pro-Russian rebels
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Chocolate diplomacy: How a café is serving Ukrainian experience to pro-Russian rebels

Nestled in the separatist stronghold of Donetsk, a chocolate-themed cafe is serving up an authentically Ukrainian experience to rebels fighting pro-Kiev forces in Ukraine's east.

Second Ukrainian policeman dies after clashes in Kiev
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Second Ukrainian policeman dies after clashes in Kiev

A second Ukrainian policeman died Tuesday from injuries suffered in street battles with protesters in Kiev, and more than 140 people were being treated in hospital, officials said.

Grenade explodes during Ukraine clashes; one officer killed
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Grenade explodes during Ukraine clashes; one officer killed

As lawmakers took up a measure to give greater powers to separatists in eastern Ukraine, nationalist protesters clashed with police outside parliament on Monday, and the Interior Ministry said one officer was killed in a grenade blast and more than 100 were wounded.

Resurfacing Cold War: 11 killed in Ukraine rebel clashes this week
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Resurfacing Cold War: 11 killed in Ukraine rebel clashes this week

Ukraine lost eight soldiers on Wednesday in a dramatic spike in fighting with pro-Russian gunmen that further imperilled a truce Washington's top European envoy is desperately trying to salvage in Kiev.

Russian Parliament passes bill allowing ban of 'undesirable' foreign NGOs
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Russian Parliament passes bill allowing ban of 'undesirable' foreign NGOs

Russian lawmakers on Tuesday passed a controversial bill allowing authorities to ban foreign NGOs deemed "undesirable" for the state, the latest step in a crackdown condemned by rights activists.