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Jul 28, 2014
Western sanctions will make us independent: RussiaHe said sanctions could only make Russia more economically independent as Europe prepared new measures over Russia's role in the Ukraine crisis.
Jul 15, 2014
Top Ukrainian general says Russian invasion imminentKremlin spokesman had earlier dismissed a Moscow newspaper report of Russia weighing "targeted retaliatory strikes" against Ukraine as "complete nonsense".
Jul 11, 2014
Armed rebels are in for a 'nasty surprise', says Ukraine escalating offensiveThe Ukrainian military says it has a plan to deliver a "nasty surprise" to the heavily-armed separatists who have dug in in Donetsk, a city of 900,000 people, after being pushed out of their bastion in Slaviansk last weekend.
Jul 11, 2014
Evidence shows spate of abductions, torture in Ukraine: Human rights groupBERLIN (Reuters) - Armed separatist groups and pro-Kiev forces have abducted, then beaten and tortured activists, protesters and journalists in eastern Ukraine in the last three months, Amnesty International said in a report published on Friday. No thorough or reliable data is available on the number of abductions, the rights group said. But figures from Ukraine's interior ministry show there were almost 500 abductions between April and June, and the UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission for Ukraine reported 222 cases in that time, it said.
Jul 10, 2014
Ukraine: EU adds 11 pro-Russian separatists to sanctions listThe EU has hesitated to impose hard-hitting trade sanctions against Russia because of fears among some member states about antagonising their major energy supplier.
May 18, 2014
Ukraine: Rebel leaders calls for more fighters to join their insurgencyRebel leaders in eastern Ukraine launched a desperate appeal today for more fighters to join their insurgency against Kiev's rule, saying even women were welcome.
May 16, 2014
Ukrain: Citizen patrol forces push back pro-Russia insurgentsPro-Russian insurgents have retreated from government buildings in a major eastern Ukrainian city since steelworkers began citizen patrols