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    Russia shelling Ukraine across the countries’ shared border, according to forensic analysis
    Feb17

    Russia shelling Ukraine across the countries’ shared border, according to forensic analysis

    Satellite images on Google Earth prove that Russia has been shelling Ukraine across the countries’ shared border, according to a new forensic analysis of 1353 artillery craters in Eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Kiev demands ‘tough’ response against Russia over broken truce (AFP)
    Feb17

    Kiev demands ‘tough’ response against Russia over broken truce (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday demanded a “tough reaction” from the West against Russia over a broken ceasefire deal in a phone call with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, his office said. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine says peace hopes ‘destroyed’ as rebels assault town (AFP)
    Feb17

    Ukraine says peace hopes ‘destroyed’ as rebels assault town (AFP)

    Soledar (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukraine on Tuesday accused rebels and Russia of scuppering a fragile three-day-old ceasefire after insurgents armed with automatic weapons and rocket-propelled grenades stormed a flashpoint town and engaged thousands of troops there in intense combat. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine truce unravels as battle rages, arms pullback stalls
    Feb17

    Ukraine truce unravels as battle rages, arms pullback stalls

    Pro-Russian rebels and government forces fought street-to-street in a strategic town in east Ukraine on Tuesday and refused to pull back their heavy guns, all but scuppering hopes that a European-brokered peace deal will end months of conflict. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Soldiers taken prisoner after rebels ambush Ukrainian city
    Feb17

    Soldiers taken prisoner after rebels ambush Ukrainian city

    Several Ukrainian government soldiers have been ambushed and taken prisoners in Debaltseve …read more Source: Television New...

    Ukraine truce unravels as battle rages
    Feb17

    Ukraine truce unravels as battle rages

    Pro-Russian rebels and government forces fought street-to-street in a strategic town in east Ukraine and refused to pull back their heavy guns, all but scuppering hopes that a European-brokered peace deal will end months of conflict. read more …read more Source: Otago Daily...

    Increased concerns over shaky Ukraine truce
    Feb17

    Increased concerns over shaky Ukraine truce

    World powers have voiced concern over a shaky truce in Ukraine that went into a third day with no sign of a let-up in fighting for a key eastern town. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine truce unravels as battle rages, arms pullback stalls
    Feb17

    Ukraine truce unravels as battle rages, arms pullback stalls

    Pro-Russian rebels and government forces fought street-to-street in a strategic town in east Ukraine on Tuesday (Wednesday NZT) and refused to pull back their heavy guns, all but scuppering hopes that a European-brokered peace deal will end months of conflict. …read more Source:...

    Patriotism and fear as Ukraine draftees train for front (AFP)
    Feb17

    Patriotism and fear as Ukraine draftees train for front (AFP)

    Desna (Ukraine) (AFP) – Vitaliy Karpunets crawls under barbed wire before jumping over a smoking bonfire into a trench as he fires off his Kalashnikov at an imaginary enemy. …read more Source: The West...

    Truce in tatters as fighting erupts
    Feb17

    Truce in tatters as fighting erupts

    THE days-old Ukraine ceasefire has unravelled after pro-Russian separatists attacked a key railway hub with mortars and rocket-propelled grenades. …read more Source:...

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