# ukraine - Yesterday’s News
So who won the Twitter war?
NATO leaders are in crisis talks today.
God love ‘em.
# ukraine - Thursday 28 August, 2014
However the President’s suit made more waves on Twitter.
Ukraine’s ambassador to the OSCE said that Russian troops were in the east of the country.
And the Americans accused Russia of orchestrating a campaign inside Ukraine.
# ukraine - Wednesday 27 August, 2014
A peace strategy was “supported by all without exception”.
# ukraine - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
“I didn’t even see when we crossed the border,” one soldier said, in footage posted online…
Ahead of the meeting, Kiev announced the capture of ten Russian paratroopers.
# ukraine - Monday 25 August, 2014
The leaders of Ukraine and Russia meet in Belarus tomorrow.
# ukraine - Saturday 23 August, 2014
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in talks with Ukraine’s President.
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Angela Merkel and Barack Obama warned that Moscow’s military presence and shelling were triggering a “dangerous escalation” of the conflict.
# ukraine - Friday 22 August, 2014
The body has faced criticism from the outgoing head of the UN’s human rights wing over its inability to stop conflict and save lives.
# ukraine - Thursday 21 August, 2014
Trucks were deemed a ‘Trojan horse’ by Ukrainian authorities, a claim denied by Moscow.
# ukraine - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
Meanwhile, a Russian aid convoy is still waiting near Ukrainian border to be checked for delivery.
# ukraine - Saturday 16 August, 2014
Ukraine claims it destroyed a Russian military convoy.
We shouldn’t be focused on Vladimir Putin’s bullyboy ban on many EU foods – we should be making ties with ambitious countries that share our values.
# ukraine - Friday 15 August, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Cardinal Seán Brady and the tragic death of two nuns.
A convoy of armoured vehicles is said to be moving towards the Ukrainian border.
# ukraine - Thursday 14 August, 2014
Kiev had a change of heart this morning over the Russian convoy, saying it will let the aid in once it has been inspected.
# ukraine - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
Russia insisted its military would not be involved in the convoy, but Kiev said Moscow could only play a role as part of a broader Red Cross mission.
# ukraine - Monday 11 August, 2014
By this morning, some of them had returned to the facility but 40 of them are still missing.
# ukraine - Sunday 10 August, 2014
Ukraine also reported that several of its positions were still coming under mortar fire from Russian territory.
The Agriculture Minister has said the effect on the Irish market this year might only be €8.2 million.
# ukraine - Saturday 9 August, 2014
He has also said that the bank guarantee “wasn’t a terrible policy”.
The move was averted through diplomatic channels.
# ukraine - Friday 8 August, 2014
‘The fact that we are now leaving the crash site doesn’t mean we have ceased investigating the cause of the disaster,’ said Dutch PM on Wednesday.
The move comes after Russia imposed sanctions on EU and western countries.
# ukraine - Wednesday 6 August, 2014
The Prime Minister of the Netherlands said that it was too dangerous to continue.
# ukraine - Tuesday 5 August, 2014
However, reports from Russia suggest that the troops deserted.
# ukraine - Saturday 2 August, 2014
Armed rebel fighters have remained at the scene to keep an eye on the gathered journalists.
# ukraine - Wednesday 30 July, 2014
We contacted all members of the Seanad to find out if they’ll be coming back for debates on Gaza and Ukraine tomorrow.
# ukraine - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
Again, fighting in the towns around the crash site made it impossible for Dutch and Australian authorities to get to the wreckage today.
Dozens of the posters have sprung up around the rebel-held industrial city.
# ukraine - Monday 28 July, 2014
The investigators leading the probe in the Netherlands would not give confirmation.
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights added that an “effective” investigation is needed.
# ukraine - Sunday 27 July, 2014
Police officers from the two countries were due to recover victims’ remains from the site but heavy shelling has been reported in the village next to the crash site.
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# ukraine - Saturday 26 July, 2014
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said this makes it more important than ever that an international team be dispatched to the scene.