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    US says still no compliance with Ukraine ceasefire
    Feb25

    US says still no compliance with Ukraine ceasefire

    Russia and pro-Moscow rebels in Ukraine remain far from meeting the terms of a tattered ceasefire deal, US secretary of state John Kerry says. …read more Source: ABC...

    Rebels have Ukraine port city in their sights
    Feb25

    Rebels have Ukraine port city in their sights

    A build-up and attacks on Ukrainian army positions near the port city of Mariupol have exasperated the EU and US. …read more Source:...

    US mulling lethal aid to Ukraine; Russian response a concern
    Feb25

    US mulling lethal aid to Ukraine; Russian response a concern

    WASHINGTON (AP) ” The Obama administration is still struggling with whether to provide lethal, defensive weapons to Ukraine amid concerns that such a move might only escalate Russia’s military campaign there, U.S. defense leaders… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    EU warns of new sanctions if Ukraine peace deal collapses
    Feb25

    EU warns of new sanctions if Ukraine peace deal collapses

    BRUSSELS (AP) ” European Union President Donald Tusk warns that the EU will not hesitate to impose new punishment on the separatists and Russia if the latest Ukraine peace deal collapses.Tusk told the EU legislature on Wednesday… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Putin threatens Ukraine with gas cutoff
    Feb25

    Putin threatens Ukraine with gas cutoff

    MOSCOW (AP) ” President Vladimir Putin has warned that Russia will cut gas supplies to Ukraine if it fails to pay in advance for future deliveries.Putin said Wednesday that Ukraine’s latest payment would only be good for another… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian court refuses to release Ukrainian prisoner
    Feb25

    Russian court refuses to release Ukrainian prisoner

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A Russian court has refused to release a Ukrainian prisoner whose fate has attracted global attention.Moscow’s City Court turned down an appeal by Nadezhda Savchenko’s lawyers, ruling Wednesday she should remain behind… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine truce appears to take hold after first day with no troops killed
    Feb25

    Ukraine truce appears to take hold after first day with no troops killed

    A long-awaited truce took hold at last in east Ukraine on Wednesday, with the army reporting no combat fatalities for the first time in weeks, but the news did nothing to halt a currency collapse that forced the central bank to ban most trading. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Ukraine truce appears to take hold
    Feb25

    Ukraine truce appears to take hold

    A long-awaited truce appeared to be taking hold at last in east Ukraine as pro-Russian rebels pulled artillery from the front, but the news did nothing to halt a currency collapse that forced the central bank to ban most trading. read more …read more Source: Otago Daily...

    Ukrainian military: attacks down, but not yet a cease-fire
    Feb25

    Ukrainian military: attacks down, but not yet a cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukraine’s military says rebel violations of a cease-fire in the country’s east are persisting, but have fallen off in recent days.Military spokesman Lt. Col. Anatoliy Stelmakh told a briefing Wednesday that… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    With millions seriously at risk UN launches humanitarian appeal for Ukraine
    Feb25

    With millions seriously at risk UN launches humanitarian appeal for Ukraine

    24 February 2015 – The enormous humanitarian needs of the people of Ukraine have intensified since January this year, outstripping local capacities, the United Nations” top official in Ukraine said … …read more Source: Big News...

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