Russia: EU should more engage in stabilization of the Ukraine’s economy
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Russia is still open to talks on Ukraine's gas debt, accusing the EU of failing to make specific proposals to help prevent a cutoff of supplies from next …
Russia and the EU support the roadmap by OSCE
A roadmap for settling the Ukraine crisis proposed by the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has been supported by Russia, the European Union (EU), the US and the Kiev …
Russia: sanctions will hurt Ukraine peace efforts
Russia said new European Union sanctions will hinder efforts to defuse the crisis in Ukraine and urged the west to persuade Kiev to hold discussions on the country's future structure before a May 25 …
Ehud Olmert was sentenced to six years for bribery
Israel's former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced to six years in prison for bribery.
The Tel Aviv district court handed down the punishment in the wide-ranging Jerusalem real estate scandal …
No Russians among Slavyansk self-defense forces – NYT reporters
Two New York Times reporters have spent a week in the city of Slavyansk in eastern Ukraine, talking to members of the self-defense forces. The journalists visited self-defense checkpoints and observed the forces as they battled Ukrainian troops amid a military assault on the city on Friday...
Ukraine: 39 pro-Russians burned alive in Odessa Trade Union House, survivors beaten to death by the "Right sector"
The fire in Odessa resulted in more than 35 people burned alive or choked to death on smoke, some died when they jumped from the windows out of desperation. Those who managed to survive the fall were hunted down and beaten to death by the "Right sector" militants.
Over 10 civilians shot dead by Right Sector radicals near Slavyansk
Over 10 people have died and around 40 have been injured after members of Right Sector opened fire on civilians in eastern Ukraine, the People’s Mayor of Slavyansk has said...
OSCE observers freed in Slavyansk
The military OSCE observers captured by anti-Kiev activists in Slavyansk, on April 25, have been released and delivered to Donetsk, where they met representatives of the Council of Europe, said the …
39 anti-government activists have died in the Trade Unions House fire in Odessa
39 anti-government activists have died in a fire in the Trade Unions House in Odessa, Ukraine’s TSN television channel reported.
According to the press service of the regional police department, a …
China and India back Crimean reunification with Russia
President of Russia Vladimir Putin was grateful for the support China showed during the UN Security Council meeting as the council sought to declare the Crimean referendum illegal.
“We are …