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Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 17:06

"These reports have nothing to do with reality," said Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Wednesday and dismissed foreign media speculations the possibility is being considered of deploying up to 20,000 UN peacekeepers in Donbass.

"These reports have nothing to do with reality," Peskov told the media.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 10:55

The RZD (Russian Railway) launches the first passenger trains on the railway bypassing Ukraine.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 20:38

The Russian Defense Ministry has accused the US of only pretending to fight terrorism in the Middle East, saying it has “conclusive evidence” that Washington provides air cover for Daesh in Syria.

In a Tuesday statement, the ministry said the US air force has sought to hinder Russian strikes on Daesh Takfiri terrorists near the Syrian town of Albu Kamal.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 11:21

The annual Independence March was held in Warsaw on Saturday, November 11.

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 19:15

The ranks of the Ukrainian Azov national battalion there are more and more mercenaries from Germany and other European countries, according to German magazine Spiegel.

Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 18:01

The Russian side has not received suggestions from the U.S. about deployment in Donbass of the international contingent of 20,000 peacekeepers, President Vladimir Putin told a news conference at the APEC summit in response to a request to comment on an article in The Wall Street Journal, reports TASS.

Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 16:39

The Russian Permanent Mission to the OSCE urges the organization to focus attention on reports of looting and extortion at the contact line in Donbass, said the head of the diplomatic mission, Alexander Lukashevich.

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 19:40

A White House official strongly rejected an earlier US media report that Washington has made a decision to start supplying Ukraine with weapons, reports TASS.

The high-ranking official, accompanying US President Donald Trump during his Asian tour, told TASS the report was absolutely untrue.

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 14:44

Russian State Duma deputy Natalia Poklonska said that the Verkhovna Rada, by its calls to break the relationship between Kiev and Moscow, in particular, sells Ukraine, fulfilling the "will of its masters."

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 13:41

Russia will thoroughly explore the issue of introducing an amendment to the bill on the reintegration of the Donbass region concerning the expropriation of Russia’s property in Ukraine, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin told TASS on Wednesday.

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 08:43

The US State Department in a comment to Sputnik has refrained from providing any information about the possibility of shutting down the Ukrainian website Myrotvorets that endangers the safety of journalists.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 16:19

The United States is alarmed by the bombardments of the filter stations in Donbass, as damages of the chlorine reservoirs in their territory can result in a catastrophe, the head of the US State Department press service Heather Nauert stated on Tuesday during a regular briefing for journalists.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 15:31

The chief of the Investigation Committee, Alexander Bastrykin, instructed to initiate a case in connection with the shelling by the Ukrainian security forces of civilians in Donetsk from the Grad missile system, Svetlana Petrenko, the official representative of the department, reported.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 13:31

Anti-Russian initiatives put forward by Ukraine do not deserve any comments, the Kiev authorities have no idea what they were doing, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov stated on Wednesday, stating his treatment of the law prohibiting Russian performers from entering Ukraine without the permission of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU).

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 12:51

The Mirotvorets ("Peacemaker") site operates with the tacit approval of the Ukrainian authorities, its purpose is to exert pressure on the independent press and intimidate journalists, said Anton Gorelkin, a member of the State Duma Information Policy Committee.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 12:11

The Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine imposed sanctions against 18 Russian companies. This is stated in the decrees of October 30, published on the ministry's website.

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