Ukraine

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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ukraine: Raj govt, in coordination with Centre, will help students from state return from Ukraine: CM Gehlot | India News

ukraine: Raj govt, in coordination with Centre, will help students from state return from Ukraine: CM Gehlot | India News

Jaipur: In view of the situation in Ukraine, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday said that the Rajasthan government would coordinate with the Center and the Ukrainian embassy to help the students of the state return. Gehlot tweeted, “Concerned about Rajasthani students living in Ukraine given the current situation there.” He said the state government, …

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UN opens emergency Security Council meeting on Ukraine

UN opens emergency Security Council meeting on Ukraine

UN: The United Nations on Monday kicked off an emergency Security Council meeting on the depths of the crisis in Ukraine, with Russia recognizing two isolated territories and ordering the deployment of troops as peacekeepers. “We are facing a very dramatic situation,” Nicolas de Riviere, France’s ambassador to the United Nations, told reporters before entering …

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EU envoys to discuss scope of sanctions after Russian move on Ukraine regions

EU envoys to discuss scope of sanctions after Russian move on Ukraine regions

BRUSSELS: Ambassadors of EU member states will meet on Tuesday morning to discuss possible sanctions against Russia in response to the formal recognition of Ukraine’s two breakaway regions, with possible options for a limited embargo, an EU official said. An EU diplomat separately said the meeting would be an “information point” for ambassadors, but also …

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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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Russia remains 'open to diplomacy' over Ukraine: UN ambassador

Russia remains ‘open to diplomacy’ over Ukraine: UN ambassador

UN: Russia’s ambassador to the UN Vasily Nebenzia said on Monday that Moscow was “open to diplomacy” but stressed the need to protect separatist areas from calling Ukraine’s aggression. “We are open to diplomacy for a diplomatic solution,” he told an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council. “However, allowing a new bloodbath in Donbass …

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China at UN urges restraint by all sides on Ukraine

China at UN urges restraint by all sides on Ukraine

UN: China on Monday called for restraint by “all parties” to avoid further escalation of the Ukraine crisis, calling for a diplomatic solution during an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council. “All parties must exercise restraint and refrain from any action that could escalate tensions. We welcome and encourage every effort for a diplomatic …

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US to announce sanctions against Russia on Tuesday in coordination with allies

US to announce sanctions against Russia on Tuesday in coordination with allies

WASHINGTON: The United States will impose new sanctions on Russia on Tuesday in response to Moscow’s decision to recognize Ukraine’s two breakaway regions as independent and send “peacekeepers” there, the White House said Monday. A White House spokesman said in a statement that “in response to Moscow’s decision today, we plan to impose new sanctions …

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