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    Rebels assault Ukrainian forces
    Feb18

    Rebels assault Ukrainian forces

    Ukraine- Government forces were pulling out of an encircled town in eastern Ukraine today after a fierce assault by Russian-backed separatists which Kiev and Europe said violated a crumbling ceasefire. President Petro Poroshenko said more than 80 percent of his troops had left the rail hub following a heavy bombardment and street-by-street...

    Russia’s Yandex files antitrust complaint against Google
    Feb18

    Russia’s Yandex files antitrust complaint against Google

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Russias search engine provider Yandex asked local antitrust authorities Wednesday to investigate Google for unfairly keeping its rivals services off its mobile devices.The request came with Google making recent inroads in the Russian market thanks to its popular Android-powered smartphones.The European Commission last year...

    Ukrainian forces start to quit besieged town
    Feb18

    Ukrainian forces start to quit besieged town

    KIEV: Some Ukrainian forces began to pull out of a town under siege by Russian-backed separatists today as renewed fighting threatened to wreck an international deal aimed at ending the conflict. Rebel forces, who the pro-Western government in Kiev say are supported and armed by Moscow, fought their way into the eastern Ukrainian town of...

    ‘Lavrov, Kerry discuss Minsk deal to end Ukraine conflict’
    Feb18

    ‘Lavrov, Kerry discuss Minsk deal to end Ukraine conflict’

    US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed over the phone on Wednesday the implementation of a peace deal to end the conflict in east Ukraine, the foreign ministry said in a statement. “The minister pointed out the importance of direct dialogue between Kiev, Donetsk and Luhansk, including a speedy...

    Lavrov, Kerry discuss Minsk deal to end Ukraine conflict – Russian foreign ministry
    Feb18

    Lavrov, Kerry discuss Minsk deal to end Ukraine conflict – Russian foreign ministry

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed over the phone on Wednesday the implementation of a peace deal to end the conflict in east Ukraine, the foreign ministry said in a statement. …read more Source: The...

    Lavrov, Kerry discuss Minsk deal to end Ukraine conflict: Russian Foreign Ministry
    Feb18

    Lavrov, Kerry discuss Minsk deal to end Ukraine conflict: Russian Foreign Ministry

    February 18, 2015 11:18 PMMOSCOW (REUTERS) – US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed over the phone on Wednesday the implementation of a peace deal to end the conflict in east Ukraine, the foreign ministry said in a statement. …read more Source: The Straits...

    NATO Urges Russia to ‘Withdraw All its Forces’ from Eastern Ukraine
    Feb18

    NATO Urges Russia to ‘Withdraw All its Forces’ from Eastern Ukraine

    NATO today urged Russia to withdraw all forces from eastern Ukraine and to stop its support for separatists as a ceasefire appeared to unravel. …read more Source:...

    European Union Condemns ‘Clear Violation’ of Ukraine Ceasefire in Debaltseve
    Feb18

    European Union Condemns ‘Clear Violation’ of Ukraine Ceasefire in Debaltseve

    The European Union on Wednesday condemned a rebel offensive against the strategic town of Debaltseve in eastern Ukraine as a “clear violation” of an internationally-backed ceasefire. …read more Source:...

    Bodies of 13 Ukraine troops delivered to morgue near Debaltseve
    Feb18

    Bodies of 13 Ukraine troops delivered to morgue near Debaltseve

    The bodies of at least 13 Ukrainian soldiers were delivered to a morgue close to the battleground town of Debaltseve on Wednesday as government forces retreated from the key transport hub, a morgue official said. “The corpses of 13 Ukrainian servicemen were brought in today,” Ruslan Fedonyuk, director of the morgue in the...

    NATO urges Russia to ‘withdraw all its forces’ from eastern Ukraine
    Feb18

    NATO urges Russia to ‘withdraw all its forces’ from eastern Ukraine

    RIGA (AFP) – NATO on Wednesday urged Russia to withdraw all forces from eastern Ukraine and to end its support for the pro-Moscow separatists as a ceasefire appeared to unravel.I urge Russia to withdraw all its forces from eastern Ukraine, to stop all its support for the separatists and to respect the Minsk agreement, NATO Secretary General...

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