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A somber Pope Francis, "with pain in my heart," paid tribute on June 25 to the Armenians killed in 1915, an event which he has labelled a “genocide,” risking Turkey's ire.
KIEV - Reuters
Ukraine detained Russia's military attaché to Kiev on suspicion of spying and ordered the diplomat to leave the country, reports said
KOSTYANTYNIVKA - Agence France-Presse
Heavily armed pro-Russian gunmen on April 28 seized another town in east Ukraine, storming the town hall in Kostyantynivka and setting up barricades
HORLIVKA, Ukraine - Reuters
Ukraine's forces are on "full combat alert" against a possible Russian invasion, Kiev said, as pro-Kremlin insurgents tightened their grip on the increasingly chaotic east of the country
KIEV - Reuters / Agence France-Presse
Kiev accused Moscow of seeking to set off a 'third world war' by stoking border tensions, after a Russian military drill sparked stark warnings from the United States
MOSCOW - Agence France-Presse
President Vladimir Putin also denied there were any Kremlin forces in eastern Ukraine
KIEV - Agence France-Presse
Ukrainian soldiers retook control of the town hall in the southeastern port city of Mariupol and repelled an attack on an army base in the eastern town of Artemivsk
DONETSK, Ukraine - Agence France-Presse
All flights in and out of the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk have been suspended, airport authorities said on May 6.
TOKYO - Agence France-Presse
US President Barack Obama said that Russia is not abiding by agreements aimed at defusing the crisis in Ukraine, in his first public comments since the Geneva meeting
WASHINGTON - Agence France-Presse
Russia has assured the United States that it will not invade Ukraine, the Defense Department said
Russia will respond if its interests are attacked in Ukraine, as they were in South Ossetia in 2008 which led to war with Georgia, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Wednesday.
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