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Analysis: Will arming Ukraine deter or provoke disaster?

Harlan Ullman It appears that the United States, possibly with NATO allies, may soon embark on providing arms to Ukraine to help Kiev counter Russian and separatist aggression in the east. Top News – UPI.com

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Ukraine fighting shifts to Mariupol as diplomats meet

Ed AdamczykMARIUPOL, Ukraine, Feb. 11 (UPI) — Heavy fighting continued in eastern Ukraine Wednesday as separatist rebels approached the port city of Mariupol and a summit conference was convened. Top News – UPI.com

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Merkel, Obama, try to bridge differences on arms to Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, French President Francois Hollande, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have talks in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Friday, Feb. 6, 2015. Russian President Vladimir Putin and the leaders of France and Germany began talks Friday on a new proposal for ending the fighting in eastern Ukraine. (AP Photo/Maxim Zmeyev, Pool) By STEVEN R. HURST, ...

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EU offers medium-term loans to Ukraine

BRUSSELS, March 19 (UPI) — Lending a financial hand to Ukraine is a safeguard that will ensure stability on the European continent, a European monetary official said Wednesday. Special Reports – UPI.com

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EU proposes more economic breaks for Ukraine

BRUSSELS, March 20 (UPI) — The European Parliament said Thursday it was considering a unilateral move to give Ukraine relief from customs duties. Special Reports – UPI.com

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Red Cross reconfirms mission to Ukraine following employee’s death

JC FinleyKIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 9 (UPI) — The International Committee of the Red Cross will continue work in Ukraine, ICRC representatives said Thursday, a week after an employee was killed in Donetsk. Top News – UPI.com

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EU offers medium-term loans to Ukraine

BRUSSELS, March 19 (UPI) — Lending a financial hand to Ukraine is a safeguard that will ensure stability on the European continent, a European monetary official said Wednesday. Special Reports – UPI.com

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EU proposes more economic breaks for Ukraine

BRUSSELS, March 20 (UPI) — The European Parliament said Thursday it was considering a unilateral move to give Ukraine relief from customs duties. Special Reports – UPI.com

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Malaysia Airlines Changes Plane Routes to Avoid Ukraine

Filed under: Travel, Security, Transportation & Logistics, Travel Industry Phil Nijhuis/APA closed desk of Malaysian airlines is seen at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam on Thursday. By EILEEN NG KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia Airlines says that in the wake of the shooting down of one of its passenger jets over Ukraine, it has changed the route its planes will take ...

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