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Diplomacy, not weapons, needed to resolve Ukraine conflict - Russia tells U

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Moscow has urged Washington use its influence over Kiev to create peace in Donbass
If the US is genuinely committed to resolving the conflict in Ukraine through diplomacy, it should abandon its plans to provide more arms to Kiev and focus on talks, the Russian Embassy in Washington, DC said on Wednesday.
In a statement posted on Facebook, the embassy suggested that American officials should instead focus on using their influence over Kiev to convince it to implement the Minsk agreement, a deal that saw a ceasefire implemented in east Ukraine in 2014.
The conflict in Donbass began after the...
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‘Russia could invade any moment,' Blinken tells US embassy staff in Kiev

‘Russia could invade any moment,' Blinken tells US embassy staff in Kiev

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An offensive on Eastern European nation could come at any point, Washington's top diplomat warns
Russian soldiers, tanks, and military hardware could begin pouring over the shared border with Ukraine with little or no warning, Washington's top diplomat has told American embassy staff in Kiev as part of a whistle-stop diplomatic tour of Europe.
Speaking to officials in the Ukrainian capital on Wednesday, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said “as you all know very, very well, we have been engaged in the past couple of months in an intense focus on Ukraine because of the significant...
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