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    Fatal strike threatens Ukraine truce
    Oct03

    Fatal strike threatens Ukraine truce

    SHELLING in the centre of the main rebel-held city in Ukraine’s east has killed a Swiss Red Cross worker. …read more Source: THE...

    Shelling in Ukraine rebel hub kills Swiss Red Cross worker (AFP)
    Oct02

    Shelling in Ukraine rebel hub kills Swiss Red Cross worker (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Shelling in the centre of the main rebel-held city in Ukraine’s east killed a Swiss Red Cross worker Thursday, tearing badly at a weakly observed four-week truce meant to defuse Europe’s worst crisis in decades. …read more Source: The West...

    EU worried by new Ukraine fighting despite truce (AFP)
    Oct02

    EU worried by new Ukraine fighting despite truce (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – The European Union expressed concern Thursday about new fighting in eastern Ukraine that has killed both civilians and soldiers despite a truce agreed last month between pro-Russian rebels and government troops. …read more Source: The West...

    Swiss aid worker killed in shelling of Ukraine rebel hub (AFP)
    Oct02

    Swiss aid worker killed in shelling of Ukraine rebel hub (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – A Swiss Red Cross worker died Thursday when shells burst through the heart of Ukraine’s main pro-Russian stronghold for the first time since the foes struck a September 5 truce aimed at ending Europe’s worst crisis in decades. …read more Source: The West...

    First shelling in heart of Ukraine’s rebel hub interrupts truce (AFP)
    Oct02

    First shelling in heart of Ukraine’s rebel hub interrupts truce (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – The heart of Ukraine’s main pro-Russian separatist city came under heavy shelling Thursday for the first time since Moscow and Kiev struck a truce aimed at ending Europe’s worst crisis in decades. …read more Source: The West...

    Centre of Ukraine’s Donetsk shelled for first time since truce (AFP)
    Oct02

    Centre of Ukraine’s Donetsk shelled for first time since truce (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – The centre of Ukraine’s rebel stronghold of Donetsk came under heavy shelling Thursday for the first time since Moscow and Kiev signed a September 5 truce, an AFP correspondent reported. …read more Source: The West...

    Pro-Russia rebels stage renewed Ukraine airport assault (AFP)
    Oct02

    Pro-Russia rebels stage renewed Ukraine airport assault (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Pro-Russian insurgents launched a fresh assault Thursday on an airport held by isolated Ukrainian forces as a month-old truce came under renewed strain and calls grew for the Kremlin to help halt the bloody revolt. …read more Source: The West...

    Russia halts US student exchange program
    Oct02

    Russia halts US student exchange program

    A US-Russia high school student exchange program has become the victim of strained US-Russian ties over actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Merkel urges Putin to use influence over Ukraine rebels (AFP)
    Oct02

    Merkel urges Putin to use influence over Ukraine rebels (AFP)

    Berlin (AFP) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel, during a telephone call with President Vladimir Putin Wednesday, stressed Moscow’s “responsibility” to act as a moderating influence over the pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    Bloody back-to-school for Donetsk schoolchildren (AFP)
    Oct02

    Bloody back-to-school for Donetsk schoolchildren (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – “Everything was ready for a nice back-to-school day,” said Zoya, the watch woman of Donetsk school number 57. Instead the festive morning of balloons and flowers ended with a shell that took the lives of four people. …read more Source: The West...

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