Monday

16th Jan 2017

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EU urges Russia to allow more monitors in Ukraine

EU foreign ministers at a snap meeting Friday urged Russia to extend the mandate of international monitors, the OSCE, on the conflict and to abide by "appropriate channels in agreement with the Ukrainian authorities" on aid delivery. Individual ministers also voiced alarm on reports of Russian military crossing into Ukraine.

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