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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew spoke with top ministers from Germany and other world powers about pressuring Russia to stop its military support of Ukrainian separatists, Treasury Department says - @Reuters

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Dozens killed in fierce fighting in eastern Ukraine as Kiev presses on with offensive - @Reuters

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Pulkuvo 2 Airport, St. Petersburg, Saint Petersburg Federal City, RU

Reports: Bomb threat prompts evacuation at St. Petersburg's Pulkovo Airport - @RT_com

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Russian Foreign Ministry: Report on Ukraine by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights is non-objective and hypocritical - @ria_novosti, @Reuters

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More: BP warns on Russia sanctions despite profits from stake in Kremlin-controlled company - @guardian

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Senior American officials: US says Russia tested cruise missile in violation of arms control treaty - @nytimes

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

US, Europe agree to sharply escalate sanctions against Russia amid Ukraine crisis - @nytimes

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Russia ordered to pay $50 billion in Yukos case

Former Yukos CFO: European Court of Human Rights should take 'strong note' of size of Yukos award in assessing just satisfaction claim - @Reuters

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Russia ordered to pay $50 billion in Yukos case

Russia to appeal 'politically biased decision' after international arbitration court ruled it must pay $50 billion for seizing former oil giant Yukos' assets - @Reuters

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

White House Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken: There is evidence Russia is preparing to deliver more powerful rocket launchers to separatists Ukraine; US, EU sanctions have had serious impact on Russia's economy - @Reuters

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'We expect European leaders to take significant steps this week' to punish Russia over Ukraine, US Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken says - @APDiploWriter

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

France, US, Germany, Britain, Italy to take further measures against Russia over Ukraine crisis, according to French presidency - @Reuters

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Russian Defense Ministry spokesman on US satellite images allegedly showing Russian rockets firing into Ukraine: 'Such materials weren't posted on Twitter coincidentally, since it's impossible to establish their authenticity due to the lack of exact reference to the location and the extremely low resolution' - @Reuters

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko officially claims the taking of an important hill between Donetsk and Lugansk in eastern Ukraine - @APUkraine

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Russia ordered to pay $50 billion in Yukos case

Shares in Russia's Rosneft fell more than the broad MICEX index after an international court ordered Moscow to pay $51 billion for expropriating the assets of the now-defunct oil producer Yukos, most of which were acquired by Rosneft in auctions - @Reuters

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Russia ordered to pay $50 billion in Yukos case

Mikhail Khodorkovsky, once Russia's richest man and head of the now defunct Yukos company, says he is satisfied with a court ruling that awarded shareholders of the company more than $50 billion in compensation in a legal battle against Russia - @Reuters

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Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Ukraine, July 17, 2014

International police team fails to reach the crash site of a Malaysian Airlines plane for a 2nd day running as clashes rage in a town on the road to the area - @AP

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Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Ukraine, July 17, 2014

Editor's note: @AP reports a Ukrainian security spokesman has said data from the recovered flight data recorders shows Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed due to a massive, explosive loss of pressure after being punctured multiple times by shrapnel - Grace

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At least 3 civilians killed in overnight fighting in eastern Ukraine - @Reuters

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Russia ordered to pay $50 billion in Yukos case

More: Russia will have until January 15 2015, to start paying the $50 billion awarded by the Hague's arbitration court to a group of Yukos shareholders, lawyer for the shareholder group says - @Reuters

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