Nationalist march in Slovyansk on 1st JanuaryPoroshenko to residents of the occupied part of Donbass: we will unite Rome theater fires orchestral director for denying Santa Cotton: Obama "undermined" efforts to get tough on Putin Donald Trump says he has inside information on hacking Washington Post flubs report on Russia hacking utility company Pope Francis says 2017 will be a good year if people do good and reject hatred: "That's how peace is created." French employees can now legally ignore work emails outside of office hours Flight of Russian diplomats expelled from US now on its way to Moscow. #RSD88 DNR groups says they recorded Ukrainian MLRS near the separation lineA Russian who has been wanted by Interpol for terrorism since May 2014 has been detained at Kyiv's Boryspil airport. Top Trump aide suggests Obama's Russia sanctions may be "political retribution" Merkel calls for compassion in face of terror threat Russian Special flight plane left U.SMcCain to spend New Year's Day in Ukraine Russian forces artillery reportedly hits Ukrainian positions near Kalynove-Troitske from positions near SkakhanovWest of Horlivka: mortars, artillery and small arms clashesOver 100,000 celebrated in Kiev's St Sophia squareGerman police arrested North African man with shotgun, faked ID's, stolen car, stolen license plate and bomb building materials in Walldorf Cologne police detain hundreds of "African" men, aiming to prevent repeat of attacks seen in city a year ago. 44 ceasefire violations at Donbas in the last day of 2016One year later: Cologne streets are filled with police on #NewYearsEve McCain: Checking out a battlefield souvenir from Marine commander in Ukraine: the base of a 125mm tank shell Senator John McCain Announces Emergency Hearing Over Trump's Russia Connection Saakashvili met with U.S Senator John McCainChechen military police in Aleppo Russian Special Flight Il96 between Iceland and Greenland on its way to US to pick up expelled SVR and GRU persons. 48 ceasefire violations at Donbas yesterdayJohn Bolton slams Obama sanctions on Russia as inadequate Russia slams Obama administration and CNN for "lie" that it would shut American school in Moscow

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1 January 2017
Nationalist march in Slovyansk on 1st January
Poroshenko to residents of the occupied part of Donbass: we will unite
Cotton: Obama "undermined" efforts to get tough on Putin
Donald Trump says he has inside information on hacking
Washington Post flubs report on Russia hacking utility company
Pope Francis says 2017 will be a good year if people do good and reject hatred: "That's how peace is created."
Flight of Russian diplomats expelled from US now on its way to Moscow. #RSD88
Top Trump aide suggests Obama's Russia sanctions may be "political retribution"
Merkel calls for compassion in face of terror threat
Russian Special flight plane left U.S
McCain to spend New Year's Day in Ukraine
Russian forces artillery reportedly hits Ukrainian positions near Kalynove-Troitske from positions near Skakhanov
Over 100,000 celebrated in Kiev's St Sophia square
44 ceasefire violations at Donbas in the last day of 2016
One year later: Cologne streets are filled with police on #NewYearsEve
McCain: Checking out a battlefield souvenir from Marine commander in Ukraine: the base of a 125mm tank shell
Saakashvili met with U.S Senator John McCain
Chechen military police in Aleppo
Russian Special Flight Il96 between Iceland and Greenland on its way to US to pick up expelled SVR and GRU persons.
48 ceasefire violations at Donbas yesterday