Gabriel Tadeu

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U.S. says it and partners could give Kiev as much help as it needs

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States signalled on Sunday that it and its partners could give as much financial support as Ukraine needs to get the crisis-hit country’s economy back on track.<p>U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, who has urged Kiev to seek assistance from the International Monetary …

US concedes Russia has control of Crimea and seeks to contain Putin

The US conceded on Sunday that Moscow had “complete operational control of the Crimean peninsula” and announced that the secretary of state, John Kerry, will fly to Kiev in an attempt to halt a further Russian advance into Ukraine.<p>Senior US officials dismissed claims that Washington is incapable of …

North Korea fires two short-range missiles into sea - Seoul

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea fired two short-range missiles on Monday into the sea off the east coast of the Korean peninsula, South Korea’s defence ministry said, days after launching similar rockets last week.<p>South Korea’s Yonhap news agency said the missiles likely flew about 500 km (300 miles) …

G7 condemns Russia Ukraine move, halts G8 prep - White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Group of Seven major industrialized nations on Sunday condemned Russia’s intrusion into Ukraine and cancelled for now preparations for the G8 summit that includes Russia and had been scheduled to take place in Sochi in June, the White House said.<p>“We, the leaders of …

Russian markets plunge as Putin tightens Crimea grip

MOSCOW/PEREVALNOYE, Ukraine (Reuters) - Russia paid a heavy financial price on Monday for its military intervention in neighbouring Ukraine, with stocks, bonds and the rouble plunging as President Vladimir Putin’s forces tightened their grip on the Russian-speaking Crimea region.<p>The Moscow stock …