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Ukraine and Russia Make Plans to Ease Tensions

Ukraine and Russia Make Plans to Ease Tensions

By Brian Powell April 17, 2014

Thursday morning, a four-party meeting was held in Geneva between the United States, the European Union, Russia, and Ukraine, with the intention being to create a plan which would lead to decreased overall hostilities between Ukraine and Russia and the …

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