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April 17, 2014
The agreement, reached after seven hours of negotiation in Geneva, requires all sides to refrain from violence, intimidation or provocative actions.
April 16, 2014
The conflict in Ukraine is a classic example of competing aspirations and identities – a description that could be applied to most separatist quarrels in Europe.
April 16, 2014
Here is a quick rundown on some of Europe separatist movements.
April 16, 2014
Nato plans to deploy more forces in eastern Ukraine in the face of the crisis, while Germany warned of more bloodshed if the four-way talks in Geneva on Thursday fail.
April 14, 2014
Ukraine's acting president accused Russia of waging war in in the eastern region of the country, as fresh clashes left at least two dead and led the United Nations Security Council to announce emergency talks late on Sunday.
April 8, 2014
Pro-Russian protesters in eastern Ukraine seized arms in one city and declared a separatist republic in another. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
April 3, 2014
Ukraine holds military drills near Belarussian border for acting president, who pledges financial support for army.
April 2, 2014
NATO suspends all practical cooperation with Russia in protest of Russia's annexation of Crimea.
March 30, 2014
Moscow insists on a federalised and non-aligned Ukraine as the US and Russia's top diplomats meet in Paris to resolve standoff over former Soviet republic.
March 28, 2014
The West offers Ukraine a multi-billion dollar lifeline in a show of support after Russia's annexation of Crimea.
March 27, 2014
Her announcement came as the International Monetary Fund pledged up to US$18 billion in loans to prop up Ukraine’s teetering economy
March 26, 2014
Viewed as the most important trip to Europe by a US president in years because of the crisis over Crimea, it was Mr Obama’s first-ever summit talks in Brussels with the EU’s top officials.
March 24, 2014
Russian troops on Monday seized control of a new Ukrainian military base in Crimea, throwing stun grenades and tying up the hands of Ukrainian marines.
March 23, 2014
The US president's six-day trip to Europe and the Arabian Gulf will not be easy. He can expect tough discussions on a range of issues from Ukraine to the rift within the GCC.