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At UN, India says de-escalation of Russia-Ukraine tensions should be immediate priority, calls for utmost restraint by "all sides" | India News

At UN, India says de-escalation of Russia-Ukraine tensions should be immediate priority, calls for utmost restraint by “all sides” | India News

UN / New Delhi: India has said that easing Russia-Ukraine tensions should be an immediate priority and “all parties” should exercise “maximum restraint” as it told a UN meeting that the growing crisis could only be resolved through diplomatic talks. . “We cannot tolerate military escalation,” TS Thirumurthy, India’s permanent representative to the UN, told …

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UK to immediately impose hard economic sanctions on Russia, says PM Boris Johnson

UK to immediately impose hard economic sanctions on Russia, says PM Boris Johnson

LONDON: Britain will immediately impose tough economic sanctions on Russia after President Vladimir Putin ordered the deployment of troops in two isolated areas of eastern Ukraine, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday. “We will immediately set up an economic sanctions package,” Johnson told reporters. The sanctions, he said, “target not only Donbass and the …

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putin: Putin recognises breakaway Ukraine regions

putin: Putin recognises breakaway Ukraine regions

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday recognized the independence of separatist territories in eastern Ukraine – a move that could escalate tensions with the West amid fears his country could invade Ukraine at any moment and use the conflict as an excuse to attack. . Putin’s announcement follows a meeting of the President’s Security …

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Vladimir Putin: US envoy says Vladimir Putin testing how far he can push | World News

Vladimir Putin: US envoy says Vladimir Putin testing how far he can push | World News

NEW YORK: The US ambassador to the United Nations has dismissed Russian President Vladimir Putin’s announcement that he is keeping Russian troops as peacekeepers in the separatist region of eastern Ukraine, saying their presence was “clearly the basis of Russia’s efforts.” Linda Thomas-Greenfield told an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council on Monday night …

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putin: Putin demands Ukraine end 'military operations'

putin: Putin demands Ukraine end ‘military operations’

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin has demanded that Ukraine “immediately” suspend military operations before the country or face responsibility for possible bloodshed, as he recognizes the independence of separatists in eastern Ukraine. “We demand an immediate end to the military operation,” Putin said in an hour-long national address to Ukraine’s leadership late Monday night. “Otherwise, …

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Putin News: Russian President Putin recognises Ukraine rebel regions as independent | World News

Putin News: Russian President Putin recognises Ukraine rebel regions as independent | World News

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday recognized the two breakaway regions of eastern Ukraine as independent entities, heading east toward a crisis that could trigger a major war in the West. In a lengthy televised speech, Putin described Ukraine as an integral part of Russian history and said that eastern Ukraine was an ancient …

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