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Results of the March parliamentary elections in Kazakhstan
Ruling party seals expected victory in Kazakhstan vote

Nur Otan, the ruling party of energy-rich Kazakhstan, secured a landslide victory in parliamentary elections.

Ruling party seals expected victory in Kazakhstan vote
EU denounces arson attack on observers' vehicles in Ukraine
EU denounces arson attack on observers' vehicles in Ukraine

The EU on Monday denounced an arson attack on armoured vehicles belonging to OSCE observers monitoring a fragile ceasefire in rebel-held eastern Ukraine.

EU denounces arson attack on observers' vehicles in Ukraine
Four OSCE vehicles set fire in Donetsk in 'arson attack'
Four OSCE vehicles set fire in Donetsk in 'arson attack'

OSCE observers based in the separatist stronghold of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine said that four of their vehicles were destroyed in an apparent arson attack at their hotel.

Four OSCE vehicles set fire in Donetsk in 'arson attack'
Embassy of Kazakhstan in the Russian Federation. Photo courtesy of the press service of  the Embassy
450 OSCE observers to attend presidential elections in Kazakhstan

Minister Counsellor of the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Russia Yerlan Baizhanov informed that international observers from various countries and organisations had been invited to Kazakhstan for the early presidential elections.

450 OSCE observers to attend presidential elections in Kazakhstan
Special representative of the acting OSCE chairman Heidi Tagliavini. ©RIA Novosti
Ukraine at a 'crossroads', still faces threat of war: OSCE

The OSCE's envoy to Ukraine warned that while there were encouraging signs of a ceasefire taking hold in eastern Ukraine.

Ukraine at a 'crossroads', still faces threat of war: OSCE
Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic. ©RIA Novosti
OSCE calls on Armenia, Azerbaijan to cease hostilities

The OSCE called on Armenia and Azerbaijan to end deadly fighting in the disputed region of Nagorny Karabakh.

OSCE calls on Armenia, Azerbaijan to cease hostilities
Kerry arrives in Basel for OSCE talks on Ukraine
Kerry arrives in Basel for OSCE talks on Ukraine

US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Basel evening for a meeting of top diplomats from some 50 OSCE countries which will focus on the spiralling Ukraine crisis.

Kerry arrives in Basel for OSCE talks on Ukraine
Didier Burkhalter. Photo courtesy of novostipmr.com
Swiss President to pay official visit to Kazakhstan

President of Switzerland Didier Burkhalter will pay an official visit to Kazakhstan on November 20.

Swiss President to pay official visit to Kazakhstan
US says Russia blocks expansion of Ukraine border checkpoints
US says Russia blocks expansion of Ukraine border checkpoints

The US ambassador to the OSCE said Moscow continued to block the expansion of the checkpoint observation mission on the Russia-Ukraine border.

US says Russia blocks expansion of Ukraine border checkpoints
Chairman of the Senate of the Parliament of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev. Photo courtesy of Senate of Kazakhstan.
OSCE should investigate war crimes in Ukraine: Kazakhstan Senate Speaker

Kazakhstan Senate Speaker Tokayev has arrived in Geneva to speak about Kazakhstan's position on the crisis in Ukraine.

OSCE should investigate war crimes in Ukraine: Kazakhstan Senate Speaker
OSCE observers come under fire in Ukraine
OSCE observers come under fire in Ukraine

International observers with the pan-European security body the OSCE came under fire after visiting the site of the Malaysia Airlines plane crash.

OSCE observers come under fire in Ukraine
Poroshenko says Ukraine ceasefire plan to be signed Friday
Poroshenko says Ukraine ceasefire plan to be signed Friday

Ukraine said it was poised to strike a Kremlin-backed ceasefire deal with rebel leaders after five months of conflict.

Poroshenko says Ukraine ceasefire plan to be signed Friday
©Reuters/Alexander Demianchuk
Russia's Lukoil sells filling stations in Ukraine

Russia's Lukoil said it had reached preliminary agreement to sell its network of filling stations in Ukraine, days after radical nationalists there tried to extort fuel from the company.

Russia's Lukoil sells filling stations in Ukraine
©RIA Novosti
EU to impose new Russia sanctions as fighting blocks MH17 probe

The EU is set to approve punishing sanctions against Russia Tuesday over its role in the Ukraine crisis, after Kiev seized control of part of the MH17 crash site in fighting that blocked an international effort to recover victims' remains.

EU to impose new Russia sanctions as fighting blocks MH17 probe
Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga. ©Reuters/Yuya Shino
Japan rolls out more sanctions over Ukraine

Japan announced it would impose additional sanctions against those responsible for the "annexation of Crimea and destabilisation of eastern Ukraine", without offering further details.

Japan rolls out more sanctions over Ukraine
Rebels move MH17 air crash bodies as US accuses Russia
Rebels move MH17 air crash bodies as US accuses Russia

Pro-Russian militiamen in Ukraine loaded almost 200 bodies from downed flight MH17 into refrigerated train wagons on Sunday as an outraged United States pointed the finger of blame directly at Moscow and demanded it ensure full access to the crash site for international investigators.

Rebels move MH17 air crash bodies as US accuses Russia
Kazakhstan delegation taking part in OSCE Annual Assembly
Kazakhstan delegation taking part in OSCE Annual Assembly

Kazakhstan’s parliamentary delegation is taking part in the XXIII annual session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly in Baku.

Kazakhstan delegation taking part in OSCE Annual Assembly
Unidentified members of OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine get out of a vehicle next to Alexander Borodai (R), Prime Minister of the self proclaimed "Donetsk People's Republic". ©Reuters/Shami
Four OSCE observers freed by pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine: official

Four OSCE observers who were abducted on May 26 by pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine have been freed and have arrived at a hotel in Donetsk, a separatist leader said.

Four OSCE observers freed by pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine: official
US warns Russia against sending troops into Ukraine
US warns Russia against sending troops into Ukraine

The United States warned it would not accept any use of Russian troops in Ukraine as it confirmed that Moscow had redeployed "significant" military forces near the border.

US warns Russia against sending troops into Ukraine
Ukraine, Russia in crisis talks on gas, insurgency
Ukraine, Russia in crisis talks on gas, insurgency

Ukraine's week of tough negotiations with Russia, aimed at ending a separatist insurgency and averting a gas cut-off, got off to a rocky start as a round of gas talks broke up early Tuesday without a deal.

Ukraine, Russia in crisis talks on gas, insurgency