Russia reliant on Ukraine military parts

Moscow scrambles to diversify away from dependence on neighbour

Kidnapped French journalists freed

Hollande leads welcome of four men held for 10 months by rebels

Ukraine shootout puts truce deal in doubt

Kiev rejects Moscow claims that it broke Geneva accord

Support flows to Greece’s new ‘River’ party

Theodorakis vows ‘logical solutions’ to boost growth

Uber’s ‘hustler wonks’ defend taxi app

Setbacks in Berlin and Brussels are only the latest for start-up

Senior adviser to Hollande quits

Morelle quits over alleged conflict of interest – and shoe collection

Pro-Russia militia in the eastern Ukrainian town of Kramatorsk
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Ukraine: ‘War without war’ rumbles on

The country’s east remains a tinderbox at risk of a lethal spark

Geneva deal fails to lessen Russian threat

Difficulties in implementation means escalation is still possible

Banks retreat from Moscow deals

Japanese lead pullback over fear of wider Ukraine sanctions

Ukraine tensions cast shadow on art world

Russian-EU chill causes jitters ahead of UK auctions

Pro-Russia protesters refuse to retreat

Activists ignore diplomatic deal and stay put in eastern Ukraine

‘Defiance’ in Ukraine over Geneva deal

‘No obvious move out’ of occupied buildings after agreement

Gul rules out swapping roles with Erdogan

Turkish president suggests he may bow out of politics

Geneva talks end with Ukraine agreement

Kerry and Lavrov announce de-escalation steps

Downturn’s discontents spurn populism

European populism is more like the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party than the Boston Tea Party

Hunt for scapegoats traps Irish in past

Estonia’s Cassandra raises Russia spectre

Ilves begins to be heard on what is at stake over Ukraine

Trade credit insurance to the rescue

Humdrum mechanism could mitigate risk of securitising lending

Italy budget request dismays Brussels

Turkey spy agency gets new powers

Critics say security service will ‘monitor all of society’