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    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite ceasefire
    Feb20

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite ceasefire

    A Ukrainian military spokesman has said that separatist rebels fired on Ukrainian positions nearly 50 times over the past day, despite a ceasefire that was called into effect five days ago. Lt. Col. Anatoliy Stelmakh said on Friday that the village of Kurakhovo, west of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, was hit by fire from Grad rockets and that...

    Fighting persists in east Ukraine despite ceasefire
    Feb20

    Fighting persists in east Ukraine despite ceasefire

    KIEV/VUHLEHIRSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Fighting persisted in east Ukraine on Friday despite new European efforts to ensure a ceasefire takes hold. …read more Source: The...

    Alexei Navalny in 2 weeks custody for propagating opposition rally
    Feb20

    Alexei Navalny in 2 weeks custody for propagating opposition rally

    Russia’s leading opposition figure Alexei Navalny was sentenced Thursday to 15 days in custody for handing out leaflets in the subway. A district court in Moscow ruled Thursday that Navalny, an anti-corruption crusader who spearheaded protests against President Vladimir Putin’s rule, violated the law when he campaigned on the subway...

    Navalny arrested for propagating opposition rallies, sentence lasts 2 weeks
    Feb20

    Navalny arrested for propagating opposition rallies, sentence lasts 2 weeks

    Russia’s leading opposition figure Alexei Navalny was sentenced Thursday to 15 days in custody for handing out leaflets in the subway. A district court in Moscow ruled Thursday that Navalny, an anti-corruption crusader who spearheaded protests against President Vladimir Putin’s rule, violated the law when he campaigned on the subway...

    Ardent Putin critic Alexei Navalny gets a 2 week sentence
    Feb20

    Ardent Putin critic Alexei Navalny gets a 2 week sentence

    Russia’s leading opposition figure Alexei Navalny was sentenced Thursday to 15 days in custody for handing out leaflets in the subway. A district court in Moscow ruled Thursday that Navalny, an anti-corruption crusader who spearheaded protests against President Vladimir Putin’s rule, violated the law when he campaigned on the subway...

    Russian opposition leader Navalnyin custody for two weeks
    Feb20

    Russian opposition leader Navalnyin custody for two weeks

    Russia’s leading opposition figure Alexei Navalny was sentenced Thursday to 15 days in custody for handing out leaflets in the subway. A district court in Moscow ruled Thursday that Navalny, an anti-corruption crusader who spearheaded protests against President Vladimir Putin’s rule, violated the law when he campaigned on the subway...

    Leaders renew backing of tattered Ukraine ceasefire
    Feb20

    Leaders renew backing of tattered Ukraine ceasefire

    KIEV – The leaders of Ukraine, Germany, France and Russia on Thursday pledged renewed support for a tattered ceasefire in eastern Ukraine despite violations – including the storming of a key town by pro-Russian rebels.As the leaders condemned the fighting and urged both sides to observe the truce, there was strident opposition from...

    Tennis: Japanese teen Nishioka reaches Delray quarter-finals
    Feb20

    Tennis: Japanese teen Nishioka reaches Delray quarter-finals

    DELRAY BEACH, United States (AFP) – Japanese qualifier Yoshihito Nishioka booked his first ATP quarter-final on Thursday with a 6-1, 6-3 win over Marinko Matosevic at Delray Beach.Nishioka, a 19-year-old left-hander, notched just his second tour-level win, converting five of his nine break opportunities in the 69-minute encounter.Im so...

    Britain, Spain oppose military aid for Ukraine
    Feb20

    Britain, Spain oppose military aid for Ukraine

    MADRID: Britain and Spain said on Thursday the solution to the Ukrainian conflict had to come through dialogue and should not involve military aid to …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine, Germany, France and Russia renew backing of tattered Ukraine ceasefire
    Feb20

    Ukraine, Germany, France and Russia renew backing of tattered Ukraine ceasefire

    February 20, 2015 11:36 AMKIEV (AFP) – The leaders of Ukraine, Germany, France and Russia on Thursday pledged renewed support for a tattered ceasefire in eastern Ukraine despite violations – including the storming of a key town by pro-Russian rebels. …read more Source: The Straits...

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