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US Secretary Pompeo, Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov discuss Ukraine, Syria

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talked with Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on the phone about Ukraine and improving relations between Russia and the United States. It was reported by the press service of the US Department of State.

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Russian journalist Babchenko, critic of Kremlin, shot dead in Ukraine

Prominent Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko, a critic of Russian actions in Ukraine and Syria, has been shot and killed in Kiev, Ukraine officials said late Tuesday.

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Ukraine violence shows RT is dangerous, says SNP’s McDonald

The SNP’s defence spokesman Stewart McDonald has called for greater engagement in Europe’s “forgotten war” in Ukraine – and warned his own party to be wary of the “dangerous instrument” of Russian propaganda.

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Russian hackers infect 500,000 devices around globe for cyber-attack on Ukraine

Russian hackers have infected at least 500,000 routers and storage devices in dozens of countries with malware, probably preparing to launch a cyber-attack on Ukraine. Reuters reported this.

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Putin Opens Bridge Linking Southern Russia With Crimea

Russian President Vladimir Putin drove a large construction truck Tuesday to road test the much-anticipated bridge linking southern Russia and the Crimean peninsula that Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014.

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Putin promises he will ‘NEVER’ give Crimea back to Ukraine

VLADIMIR Putin has said will not give Crimea back to Ukraine – under any circumstances – in a documentary released yesterday ahead of his expected re-election in this week’s polls.

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Putin promises he will ‘NEVER’ give Crimea back to Ukraine

VLADIMIR Putin has said will not give Crimea back to Ukraine – under any circumstances – in a documentary released yesterday ahead of his expected re-election in this week’s polls.

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Ex-Trump aide paid Europeans to lobby for pro-Russia Ukraine: papers

Donald Trump’s ex-campaign chief Paul Manafort secretly paid a group of former senior European politicians more than two million euros ($2.5 million) to lobby for Ukraine’s then-leader backed by Russia, according to an indictment filed Friday.

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Germany proposes to "encourage" Russia by gradually lifting sanctions

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel proposed the EU to “encourage” Russia to implement Minsk agreements by gradually lifting sanctions after a long ceasefire in the East of Ukraine. He said this in his speech in the Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations in Berlin, DW reports.

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Tillerson Defends U.S. Foreign Policy During Trump’s First Year

Rex Tillerson defended U.S. foreign policy during his first year as secretary of state, touting gains in pressuring North Korea, battling Islamic State and supporting Ukraine in the face of Russian aggression.

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U.S. to provide "enhanced defensive capabilities" to Ukraine, State Department says

The U.S. will provide Ukraine with “enhanced defensive capabilities” to help build its military, the State Department said Friday. Kiev is battling Russian-backed separatists in the eastern part of the country.

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Trump’s Administration approves lethal arms sales to Ukraine, – WP

The Trump Administration has approved the first ever U.S. commercial sale of lethal defensive weapons to Ukraine, in a clear break from the de facto U.S.

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Saakashvili Calls on Poroshenko to Voluntarily Resign

Former Georgian President and ex-Governor of Ukraine’s Odessa Region Mikheil Saakashvili published an open letter addressed to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko urging him to voluntarily resign.

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What’s on Tillerson’s agenda for his first Canadian visit?

The Tillerson meetings will cover other topics as well, including border efficiency and security, probably the NAFTA negotiations and the Ukraine-Russia situation

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Ukraine faces rift with West as legislators consider law that would gut anti-corruption efforts

Ukraine faces a potential major diplomatic crisis with its Western partners as lawmakers in the Verkhovna Rada are due to vote on December 7 on a draft bill that would bring the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) under the direct control of the president and parliament, and gut the county’s anti-corruption efforts.

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Poroshenko convenes emergency meeting of National Security Council as Russian tanks cross Ukrainian Border in Luhansk region

Due to the aggravation of the situation in certain districts of the Luhansk region, President Poroshenko convened an emergency meeting of the Military Cabinet of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, as reported by the press service of the President.

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