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#ukraine tensions

# ukraine-tensions - Thursday 10 February, 2022

Moscow meeting: Lavrov 'disappointed' with talks as Truss asks for 'Cold War rhetoric' to be dropped
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Moscow meeting: Lavrov 'disappointed' with talks as Truss asks for 'Cold War rhetoric' to be dropped

Feb 10th 2022, 5:02 PM 9,561 Views 22 Comments

Translations of what Sergei said indicate that he described their meeting like “a mute person talking to a deaf person”.

# ukraine-tensions - Friday 28 January, 2022

Ukraine tells West not to 'panic' over Russian troop buildup at border
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Ukraine tells West not to 'panic' over Russian troop buildup at border

Updated Jan 28th 2022, 9:05 PM 43,184 Views 49 Comments

Putin and Macron spoke by phone amid deep fears that a Russian troop build-up on the Ukrainian border.

# ukraine-tensions - Thursday 27 January, 2022

Ukraine welcomes February talks with Russia to defuse crisis
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# Ukraine Tensions

Ukraine welcomes February talks with Russia to defuse crisis

Updated Jan 27th 2022, 11:20 AM 18,991 Views 30 Comments

It comes after Russia said the US was failing to address its main security concerns, but left the door open to further talks.

# ukraine-tensions - Wednesday 26 January, 2022

US offers no concessions in response to Russian demands over Ukraine
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US offers no concessions in response to Russian demands over Ukraine

Updated Jan 26th 2022, 9:31 PM 27,032 Views 40 Comments

But Antony Blinken said the written response also contains “serious” offers for a diplomatic path to de-escalate soaring tensions.

# ukraine-tensions - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

Ukrainian president urges calm, insisting Russian invasion not imminent
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Ukrainian president urges calm, insisting Russian invasion not imminent

Updated Jan 25th 2022, 3:06 PM 50,968 Views 96 Comments
  • President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said the situation is “under control” and there is “no reason to panic”.
  • Nato said it was bolstering its deterrence in the Baltic Sea region, and the US ordered 8,500 troops to potentially deploy to Europe.
  • The Russian Ambassador to Ireland has also downplayed concerns about planned Russian missile tests off the Irish coast.

# ukraine-tensions - Monday 24 January, 2022

US puts troops on alert over Ukraine as Biden calls European allies
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US puts troops on alert over Ukraine as Biden calls European allies

Updated Jan 24th 2022, 10:24 PM 70,979 Views 103 Comments

NATO also said it was sending jets and ships to bolster its eastern flank.

# ukraine-tensions - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

Biden set to offer Putin 'diplomatic path' to ease Ukraine tensions
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# Ukraine Tensions

Biden set to offer Putin 'diplomatic path' to ease Ukraine tensions

Dec 29th 2021, 8:25 PM 13,453 Views 22 Comments

A phone call between Biden and Putin is set to take place tomorrow, at the request of the Kremlin.