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  1. News - World - UKRAINE

    China calls for 'alternative solution' to crisis after Ukraine attacks Russian convoy

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 09:21pm by GDN

    ... to a halt but troops slip in President Xi Jinping on Saturday called for a political solution for the Ukraine crisis to avoid confrontations, the official Xinhua news agency said, as Ukraine ... the Kremlin of escalating the fighting. Meanwhile, the leader of China, a key ally of Russia, said on Saturday that efforts should be made to "ease the tense situation and avoid acceleration ...

  2. News - China - UKRAINE

    China’s Xi urges political solution to Ukraine crisis

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 11:44am by Reuters

    ... and exercise restraint to avoid an escalation in tensions,” China’s foreign ministry on Monday cited Xi as telling Obama. “Political and diplomatic routes must be used to resolve the crisis,” Xi added. ... Reuters in Beijing and Berlin Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged a political solution to the crisis in Ukraine and for all parties to exercise calm and restraint, during separate ...

  3. News - World - UKRAINE

    Missile attack on buses fleeing violence in east Ukraine kills dozens of civilians

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 01:25am by Reuters

    ... or a political solution. Russia says it would like a ceasefire to allow aid to get to people trapped by the fighting. A 280-truck convoy sent by Russia and carrying tonnes of humanitarian aid has been ...

  4. News - World - UKRAINE

    Ukraine's pro-West parties face bitter campaign after Yatsenyuk resignation

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 06:27am by Reuters

    ... in May. Ukraine's pro-Western political forces have been bitterly divided almost continuously since the country won independence with the 1991 break-up of the Soviet Union. Any further ... that the election campaign has begun for all political forces," said Yuri Yakymenko, an analyst at the Razumkov think tank. "He suggested unpopular laws, but the Rada [parliament] did not support ...

  5. News - World - UKRAINE

    Ukraine's richest man Rinat Akhmetov and his 300,000 workers in east put money before politics

    Posted May 25th 2014, 05:26am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Donetsk Industrialist worries continued unrest will make Ukraine’s already dire economy worse For tycoon and his workers, money trumps politics In the rumbling debate ... have much time for patriotism, ethnic feuding or political parties. Rinat Akhmetov, an industrialist whose business empire employs 300,000 people, and who may be the single most powerful man ...

  6. News - World - UKRAINE

    Human rights group sees growing proof of abductions, torture in Ukraine

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 10:13am by Reuters in Berlin

    ... of abductions were being carried out for political reasons, though some were intended to instil fear in the local population and others were for ransoms. It cites one 19-year-old pro-Ukraine activist ...

  7. News - World - UKRAINE

    Hollande, Obama press for ceasefire talks between Kiev and Ukraine rebels

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 08:50pm by AFP, AP

    ... ceasefire", the statement said. "A durable solution to the crisis in Ukraine can only be a political one." The White House said Obama told Hollande that in the absence of meaningful efforts ...

  8. News - World - UKRAINE

    Russia threatens retaliation over newly signed Ukraine-EU pact

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 05:51pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Brussels Putin threatens retaliation over Ukraine's political and trade agreement with West as Poroshenko extends ceasefire for three days Kiev signs EU pact, ... with the West. President Petro Poroshenko hailed the Association Agreement- a 1,200-page document defining the political and trade terms under which Kiev will slip from the Kremlin's embrace- ...

  9. News - World - UKRAINE

    Russia isolated as China abstains in UN Security Council vote on Crimea

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 05:54am by AFP

    ... "China has always been fair and objective. We will continue to mediate and promote dialogue so as to play a constructive role in seeking a political solution to the crisis," he said. He ... Agence France-Presse in New York China abstains as 13 of 15 Security Council members back resolution, which says today's referendum on Crimea's status has no validity Russia left ...

  10. News - World - UKRAINE

    China calls for calm as Crimea declares independence from Ukraine

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 11:20pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Simeropol, Ukraine Move to align with Russia labelled a farce by interim president as Kiev plans to mobilise reservists while China pushes for restraint Crimea ... this month, said that a political settlement was the only way to resolve the Ukraine crisis. "We hope all parties can calmly maintain restraint to prevent the situation from further escalating ...




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