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    Ukraine appeals to UN and EU to send peacekeeping mission to Ukraine
    Feb19

    Ukraine appeals to UN and EU to send peacekeeping mission to Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday, February 18, voiced an appeal to the UN and the European Union to set up a peacekeeping mission in the country to enforce a ceasefire. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    After Debaltsevo Fall, Dnevnik Wonders if Truce Will Hold
    Feb19

    After Debaltsevo Fall, Dnevnik Wonders if Truce Will Hold

    Highlighting that many are wondering if the potential fall of Debaltsevo was quietly calculated into the ceasefire plan for Ukraine, the daily Dnevnik asks in Thursday’s commentary if the two sides are now truly ready for a truce. …read more Source:...

    In their cynicism about Putin, western diplomats are making the Ukrainian crisis worse | Mary Dejevsky
    Feb19

    In their cynicism about Putin, western diplomats are making the Ukrainian crisis worse | Mary Dejevsky

    The Russian president has every reason to want the ceasefire to hold, but if the west continues to misread his motives there’s little chance of it happeningEver since the roadmap for peace in Ukraine was agreed last week, the prevailing mood in western capitals has been pessimism laced with cynicism. In the unlikely event that the ceasefire...

    Russia a threat to Baltic states after Ukraine conflict, warns Michael Fallon
    Feb19

    Russia a threat to Baltic states after Ukraine conflict, warns Michael Fallon

    Defence secretary claims Vladimir Putin could repeat tactics used to destabilise Ukraine in Baltic members of the Nato alliance Russian president Vladimir Putin could repeat the tactics used to destabilise Ukraine in Baltic members of the Nato alliance, the defence secretary has warned.Michael Fallon said Nato must be ready for Russian aggression...

    Ukrainian troops begin pullout of key city
    Feb19

    Ukrainian troops begin pullout of key city

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko said yesterday that government forces had withdrawn from the flashpoint town of Debaltseve, where pro-Russian rebels have been battling troops for weeks. “This morning the Ukrainian armed forces together with the National Guard completed an operation for a planned and organised withdrawal from...

    Ukraine calls for UN peacekeepers
    Feb19

    Ukraine calls for UN peacekeepers

    President Petro Poroshenko calls for UN peacekeepers to be sent to east Ukraine after his forces withdraw from the city of Debaltseve. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine calls for U.N. peacekeepers to observe ceasefire
    Feb19

    Ukraine calls for U.N. peacekeepers to observe ceasefire

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has called for U.N. peacekeepers to be deployed to monitor a ceasefire in east Ukraine, a proposal that pro-Russia rebels swiftly said would be in breach of a peace deal. …read more Source:...

    U.S. refrain from delivering weapons to Ukraine
    Feb19

    U.S. refrain from delivering weapons to Ukraine

    The United States have not altered their stance on military assistance for the Ukraine, delivering only non-lethal military equipment, not weapons, said Pentagon press secretary John Kirby. …read more Source: Macedonian Information...

    Ukrainian forces quit besieged town after rebel assault
    Feb19

    Ukrainian forces quit besieged town after rebel assault

    ARTEMIVSK/BULAVYNE, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukraine pulled thousands of troops out of an encircled town on Wednesday after a massive assault by pro-Russian rebels, who ignored a new ceasefire to seize the strategic railway junction. …read more Source:...

    Cyprus to strike “significant agreements” with Russia
    Feb19

    Cyprus to strike “significant agreements” with Russia

    Nicos Anastasiades, the president of Cyprus, will fly to Moscow on 25 February to reach what his office describes as “significant agreements” with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin. Ioannis Kasoulides, the Cypriot foreign minister, told a Brussels audience on 10 February that speculation that Cyprus would lease military bases to Russia was...

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