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Merkel accuses Russia of stirring trouble in Ukraine

09.04.14 @ 12:33

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday told the Bundestag that Russia is "unfortunately not contributing to de-escalating the situation" in eastern Ukraine. She said Ukraine has the right to determine its own future and EU-IMF loans must be disbursed as quickly as possible after Russia raised Ukraine's gas prices.