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U.S. calls on Russia to stop restricting SMM’s movement in Donbas

The United States calls on Russia to direct its proxies in Donbas not to interfere with the work of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine.

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Kadyrov prepares to embrace high post in Kremlin.

The head of Chechnya has temporarily resigned and is preparing for the promotion

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US calls on Russia to release all Ukrainian political prisoners.

The United States calls for the immediate release of all Ukrainians imprisoned in the occupied Crimea, occupied areas of Donbas and the Russian Federation.

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Donbas elections only possible after Russia pulls its troops – U.

The U.S. notes a continued flow of personnel and military hardware from Russia to the areas of eastern Ukraine beyond government control.

Donbas: Ukraine insists on disengagement of forces in four new sections, Russia offers six.

The Ukrainian side chose the following areas: the railroad bridge in Stanytsia Luhanska, near Avdiivka, Nooselivka-II and near Hnutove checkpoint

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Beyond the Hype of Russia’s Hypersonic Weapons

The much-touted Avangard system became operational at the end of last year

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Poroshenko: Putin wants to stay in power forever, not going to end war with Ukraine.

The resignation of the Russian government makes no sense, because all power in Russia belongs to and will belong to Vladimir Putin, former Ukrainian President and European Solidarity party leader Petro Poroshenko has said.

Russia’s State Duma supports appointment of new Prime Minister.

The candidacy of Mikhail Mishustin, the head of the Federal Tax Service, was proposed by Vladimir Putin

We need to cut gas transportation system: New contract with Russia only temporarily delayed its inevitable demise.

Ukraine agreed with Russia on preservation of transit of Russian gas for another five years, although in smaller volumes than before. This affected the amount of cash receipts. Russia has managed to implement bypass gas pipeline projects through w...

Russia’s government resigns amid Putin's proposal for constitutional changes.

President of the Russian Federation has instructed the outgoing government to perform its duties until a new administration is in place

Russian PM and government resign as Putin proposes sweeping constitutional changes.

Russian president, due to step down in 2024, suggests two-term total limit in future

MEPs urge Russia to follow Iran's lead, recognize guilt in downing MH17.

The evidence in both cases are identical but Russia refuses to plead guilty

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Number of Ukrainians crossing border with Russia decreased in 2019.

The number of Ukrainians crossing the state border with the Russian Federation decreased in 2019 compared to the previous year, according to Ukraine’s State Border Guard Service.

Ukrainian ambassador: Russia using fraudulent schemes to send ships from Crimea to Turkey.

Amid Turkey's ban on sea links with the ports of the occupied Crimea, Russia uses fraudulent schemes when sending ships to Turkey, in particular, by turning off navigation and forging documents.

UN Committee: Russia continues to discriminate against Crimean Tatars and Ukrainians in Crimea.

Russia continues to apply its legislation in the occupied Crimea to discriminate against ethnic groups, including Crimean Tatars and Ukrainians, ignoring the recommendations of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

Warships of Russia and the U.S.appear at dangerous distance in Arabian Sea

In the northern part of the Arabian Sea, the ship of the Russian Navy “aggressively” approached the USS Farragut

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Russia returns note of Ukraine’s MFA over Putin's visit to Crimea.

Russian Foreign Ministry is convinced that Putin and other officials should not report to Ukraine about their visits to Peninsula

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PS752 tragedy: Iran agrees to decipher black boxes with Ukraine, Canada, Russia and France.

Any statements made prior to the official decision after the investigation may be considered manipulation, Iranian flight authority says

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Putin went to occupied Crimea to watch rocket launch.

‘Caliber’ cruise missiles, potentially capable of carrying nuclear warheads, and new dagger hypersonic missiles were launched in Crimea

Erdogan, Putin launch TurkStream Pipeline

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, have inaugurated a dual natural-gas pipeline that will open up a new export route for Russian gas into Turkey and Europe.

Russia re-ups offer to arm Iraq with S-400 air defenses as relations with the U.

The Iraqi military has already acquired various other Russian-made combat aircraft, helicopters, armored vehicles, infantry weapons, and other military hardware over the years, as well

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GTS Operator of Ukraine ensures gas transportation from Russia to EU countries in full.

Starting from January 1, 2020, 7:00 am (Kyiv time), the Operator of the Gas Transmission System of Ukraine LLC (OGTSU) has been fulfilling all the requests of JSC Gazprom in full and ensures the transportation of natural gas from the Russian Feder...

Merkel going to visit Moscow on Jan 11

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Moscow on January 11 for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the crisis triggered by the killing of top Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani in a U.S. airstrike.

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