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U.S. urges China to use influence with Moscow over Ukraine

By Gabriel Crossley, David Brunnstrom and Michael Martina BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The United States on Thursday called on China to use its influence with Russia to urge a diplomatic solution to…

Russia likely to stay on diplomatic track for next two weeks – Ukraine

By Nikolaj Skydsgaard COPENHAGEN (Reuters) -Russia is likely to remain on a diplomatic track with Kyiv and the West for at least two weeks but will continue efforts to destabilise…

Explainer-What are NATO’s next steps if Russia invades Ukraine?

By Robin Emmott BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO allies are putting forces on standby https://www.reuters.com/world/europe/nato-sends-ships-jets-eastern-europe-ukraine-crisis-2022-01-24 and sending reinforcements to eastern Europe in response to Russia's buildup of more than 100,000 troops…

Close Putin ally urges diplomatic path with U.S. in Ukraine crisis

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia and the United States must engage in diplomacy to resolve the standoff over Ukraine and not build up tensions to score political points, senior Russian security…

Senior Chinese diplomat calls for calm in Ukraine

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Thursday that all parties involved in the Ukraine issue should remain calm and refrain from actions that stir tension and…

Canada pledges non-lethal support for Ukraine, extends training mission

By Steve Scherer and Ismail Shakil OTTAWA (Reuters) -Canada on Wednesday said it would send non-lethal equipment to Ukraine, and help the Eastern European country gather intelligence and counter cyber…

Russia will go further if my country falls, says Ukrainian film director

By Gabriela Baczynska KYIV (Reuters) - A Ukrainian film director who was jailed by Russia after opposing Moscow's 2014 annexation of Crimea said on Wednesday Russian President Vladimir Putin will…

U.S. envoy hands over written responses to Russia’s security demands

MOSCOW (Reuters) - U.S. Ambassador John Sullivan on Wednesday handed over Washington's written responses to a sweeping set of security demands that Moscow has made of the West, Russia's Foreign…

France working to de-escalate Ukraine crisis, Le Drian says

PARIS (Reuters) - France is working flat out with its European partners and the United States to find ways to de-escalate the crisis in Ukraine, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le…

Spanish PM warns Russia of massive sanctions if it invades Ukraine

MADRID (Reuters) - Russia would face massive economic consequences if it launched any kind of military intervention in Ukraine, Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Wednesday. Russia has massed…

Romania is ready to host increased NATO troops if needed, president says

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania is in talks with the United States and France over ways to enhance their troop count in the country and was ready to host an increased…

Putin Drawing “Red Lines” Over Ukraine

Ukraine has become the main flashpoint in Moscow's relations with the West, with Russian troops massed near its border and NATO's forces on standby in case Russia attacks its neighbour. Here…

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