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    Separatists and Ukraine troops differ on withdrawal of heavy weapons
    Feb24

    Separatists and Ukraine troops differ on withdrawal of heavy weapons

    Separatists in the east of Ukraine claim they have begun the withdrawal of their armour from the frontline. Lines of military vehicles some pulling… …read more Source:...

    Britain ‘not ruling out’ providing arms to Ukraine, says PM – video
    Feb24

    Britain ‘not ruling out’ providing arms to Ukraine, says PM – video

    David Cameron tells a committee of MPs that Britain will provide military advisers and non-lethal equipment to Ukrainian forces. Four separate areas will be covered by the deployment: medical, intelligence, logistics and infantry training. The prime minister says Britain should not ‘rule out forever’ going further in its assistance...

    Vladimir Putin effigy burned in northern Ukraine – video
    Feb24

    Vladimir Putin effigy burned in northern Ukraine – video

    Residents in the northern Ukrainian city of Sumy burn an effigy of Russian president Vladimir Putin as part of the Orthodox Lent festival. A crudely constructed figure, with Putin’s face and a pig’s snout, is burned on a pile of tyres. An effigy is traditionally burnt at the conclusion of Lent, to mark the end of winter. Residents say...

    British troops to ‘train soldiers’ in Ukraine
    Feb24

    British troops to ‘train soldiers’ in Ukraine

    British troops will be deployed to Ukraine in the next few weeks to train soldiers fighting Russian separatists, David Cameron said yesterday, as he warned of “deeply damaging” consequences for the whole of Europe if the EU fails to stand up to Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine crisis: Diplomats convene in Paris as fragile ceasefire holds despite isolated attacks
    Feb24

    Ukraine crisis: Diplomats convene in Paris as fragile ceasefire holds despite isolated attacks

    Urgent attempts to stop the fragile ceasefire in Ukraine from shattering have continued amid continuing uncertainty over a key plank of the peace deal. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine crisis: British military experts to train up Ukrainian troops reveals David Cameron
    Feb24

    Ukraine crisis: British military experts to train up Ukrainian troops reveals David Cameron

    David Cameron rejects claims UK has no influence in trying to solve the Ukraine crisis as he announces British experts will be deployed to the country …read more Source:...

    UK to Send Military Personnel to Train Ukraine Troops
    Feb24

    UK to Send Military Personnel to Train Ukraine Troops

    Britain will send military personnel to Ukraine over the course of next month to help advise and train Ukrainian government forces, British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Tuesday. Speaking before a House of Commons committee, Cameron said up to 75 British service personnel divided into four teams would be deployed to a zone away from the...

    Ukraine truce in limbo as US decries Russian ‘lies’
    Feb24

    Ukraine truce in limbo as US decries Russian ‘lies’

    Paris talks make no headway, as Britain prepares to send military advisers to Kiev …read more Source: The Irish...

    Deep roots of the chaos in Ukraine | Letter: Martin Packard
    Feb24

    Deep roots of the chaos in Ukraine | Letter: Martin Packard

    I hope that Jonathan Steele’s excellent critique of Richard Sakwa’s book Frontline Ukraine (Review, 21 February) will be widely read. It is the first piece I have discovered in the UK press to provide a realistic synopsis of the background to current events.The real ending of the cold war was in 1986, when the USSR leadership resolved...

    Kiev denies rebels began withdrawing weapons
    Feb24

    Kiev denies rebels began withdrawing weapons

    Author(s): Dan Alexe Ukraine artillery.jpg Pro-Russia separatists said on Tuesday they had begun pulling heavy weapons from the front line in east Ukraine under a ceasefire deal, but Ukraine said the rebels were using the cover of the truce to reinforce for another advance. A peace plan worked out in marathon talks on Feb. 12 aims to create a...

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