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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Leaders of Ukraine, Germany and France urge Russian President Vladimir Putin to not recognize pro-Russian separatists' leadership elections set for Sunday in eastern Ukraine districts - @AFP

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Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Ukraine, July 17, 2014

Dutch prime minister says an unspecified number of human remains have been recovered from the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster site in eastern Ukraine - @AP

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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko gives his support to Arseny Yatseniuk for a new term as prime minister - @Reuters

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, in a telephone call, welcome agreement on gas supplies to Ukraine - @Reuters

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Editor's note: We are seeing reports from @ria_novosti, citing the Prime Minister of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic, that the bodies of more than 200 women have been discovered in the area. While there is little information available to corroborate this recent report, the People's Republic and Russia's foreign ministry have in the past given updates on mass graves found amid the conflict in Ukraine, some of them with distorted figures. - Aaron

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Photo: New humanitarian convoy arrives in Donetsk, Ukraine, carrying canned mackerel and sardines - @NatVasilyevaAP

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European Commissioner Oettinger: Natural gas deal may be 'first glimmer' of easing in Russia-Ukraine relations - @Reuters

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EU confirms that Moscow, Kiev have reached deal on gas shipments from Russia to Ukraine through the winter - @AP

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Sources: Russia expected to resume sending natural gas to Ukraine after deal reached between countries, European Union - @Reuters

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Naftogaz chief in Ukraine says on Facebook that there is a 'high probability' of gas deal being signed with Russia in Brussels on Thursday - @Reuters

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7 Ukrainian soldiers killed in eastern Ukraine fighting, 11 others injured - @KyivPost

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Basic conditions for renewing gas deliveries to Ukraine reached during talks in Brussels, Russian energy minister says - @ria_novosti

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European Commission President Barroso calls Russia, Ukraine to seize opportunity and conclude gas talks - @Reuters

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Russia, Ukraine fail to reach gas agreement at EU talks, negotiations to continue, Russian news agency says - @Reuters

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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemns planned separatist election in eastern Ukraine - @Reuters

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Ukraine's Yatsenyuk says he is likely to stay on as prime minister as leader of winning party in recent parliamentary election - @Reuters

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Russia to recognize upcoming elections being organized by Ukraine rebels in defiance of Kiev government, Lavrov says - @AFP

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Poland

Poland says it is drawing up a long-term plan to shift some of its military strength towards its eastern border, closer to Ukraine and Russia - @Reuters

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Joe Biden

White House: Vice President Biden heading to Morocco, Ukraine and Turkey during the week of Nov. 17 - @lesleyclark

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Secretary of State John Kerry congratulates Ukraine on parliamentary elections; 'Government of Ukraine's efforts to encourage voter participation deserves great credit' - statement

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