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Russia’s defense ministry said on March 28 it regarded U.S. naval patrols in the Black Sea as a potential threat to its safety because it was unclear what kind of missiles the ships were carrying, the RIA news agency reported.
MOSCOW - Agence France-Presse
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday that Moscow was willing to talk with Ukraine's newly elected president Petro Poroshenko.
MOSCOW - Reuters
Russia opened a fraud case into funding of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's campaign for Moscow mayor last year
KYIV - Agence France-Presse
Billionaire oligarch Petro Poroshenko said Monday he would not let rebel-held east Ukraine become another Somalia
VOLNOVAKHA, Ukraine - Agence France-Presse
Separatist rebels killed at least nine Ukrainian soldiers in the restive east on Thursday, dealing a heavy blow to the beleaguered government just three days before a crunch presidential poll.
KYIV - Reuters
Ukrainian polling stations opened on Sunday in a presidential election overshadowed by violence
Russia said Monday it had ordered troops near the border with Ukraine to return to their bases, just days ahead of a crucial presidential vote aimed at bringing the country out of deep crisis.
SLAVYANSK, Ukraine - Agence France-Presse
The body of an Italian photographer was being flown to Kiev on Sunday after he became the first journalist to die covering the violent pro-Russian insurgency gripping the east of Ukraine.
At least five people were killed and 45 injured on Tuesday after parts of a freight train derailed and collided with a passenger train south of Moscow, officials said.
TEHRAN - The Associated Pres
Mahafarid Amir Khosravi, convicted in a $2.6 billion fraud case, has ben executed, Iranian state television reports
BAKHCHISARAY, Crimea - Reuters
The Crimean Tatars split over approaching Russia or resisting after the referendum.