Saturday February 28, 2015
An Egyptian court has listed the Palestinian group Hamas as a terrorist organisation, judicial and security sources said this morning, one month after a judge listed the group's armed wing as a terrorist group.
Friday February 27, 2015
Ukraine today reported the first deaths in three days in the east of the country, denting hopes a ceasefire will hold.
Wednesday February 25, 2015
Russia and pro-Moscow rebels in Ukraine remain far from meeting the terms of a tattered ceasefire deal, US Secretary of State John Kerry said today.
Tuesday February 24, 2015
Pro-Russian separatists brought reporters today to witness the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the front line in east Ukraine under a ceasefire deal.
Monday February 23, 2015
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said war with neighbouring Ukraine is unlikely.
Sunday February 22, 2015
An explosion has killed two people and wounded 11 in Ukraine's government-controlled eastern city of Kharkiv, officials said.
Friday February 20, 2015
In some of its sharpest criticism to date, the United States has accused Russia of "undermining" the global order by supporting rebels in eastern Ukraine.
Thursday February 19, 2015
More than 90 Ukrainian troops were captured and 82 were still missing after pro-Russian rebels seized the key town of Debaltseve, Ukraine's army has said.
Wednesday February 18, 2015
Ukraine has pulled thousands of troops out of an encircled town after a massive assault by pro-Russian rebels, who ignored a new ceasefire to seize the strategic railway junction.
Tuesday February 17, 2015
The UN Security Council has called on all parties to the conflict in Ukraine to "immediately cease hostilities".