Tag Archives: Russia

Russia has pulled back its troops from the border with Ukraine

By Daryna Krasnolutska, Volodymyr Verbyany and Gopal Ratnam Photographer: Vikto Drachev/AFP via Getty Images Pro-Russian fighters of Vostok (East) battalion guard a checkpoint on the road between… Read More Related Ukraine, Russia Gas Deal Seen on Germany Pressure Russia has … read more

OSCE observers missing in east Ukraine

The five-member team went missing a day after pro-Russian rebels announced they were holding a separate four-member team of OSCE monitors. The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe lost contact Friday with a five-member team in east Ukraine, where … read more

Ukraine:14 people killed after military helicopter shot down

14 people including general killed after military helicopter shot down, Donetsk, Ukraine (CNN) — Pro-Russia separatist militants are holding four European observers who have been missing since Monday, the self-declared mayor of a Ukrainian rebel stronghold told CNN. But he … read more