Tag Archives: Ukraine

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Greece and Ukraine crises drown out G7 summit agenda

By Noah Barkin GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Reuters) – Leaders from the Group of Seven (G7) industrial nations meet on Sunday in the Bavarian Alps for a summit overshadowed by Greece's debt…

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Putin tells Italian paper Russia backs Ukraine peace deal

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia fully backs the Minsk peace agreements in Ukraine, yet progress is being stalled by Kiev, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview in Italian newspaper…

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No information on capsized Chinese boat, angry relatives say

By Sue-Lin Wong & Engen Tham SHANGHAI/NANJING (Reuters) – Family members of some of the hundreds of passengers aboard a capsized Chinese cruise boat scuffled with officials in Shanghai on…

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Ukraine names Georgia's Saakashvili as governor of Black Sea hotspot

KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko has appointed former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili to be governor of Ukraine's southern Odessa region, in a surprise move that is certain to raise…

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Manufacturers urge Britain to hold speedy EU referendum in 2016

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain must "get on with it" & hold its planned referendum on whether to leave the European Union no after than next year to avoid a long…