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    Ukraine crisis: ‘Dangerous’ British student exposed as pro-Russian fanatic with Putin links rejoins rebels
    Feb14

    Ukraine crisis: ‘Dangerous’ British student exposed as pro-Russian fanatic with Putin links rejoins rebels

    Beness Aijo, 29, who studied at London’s Birkbeck College, has been linked to the rebels blamed for shooting down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 …read more Source:...

    Fears for Ukraine’s ceasefire as clashes with Russia-backed rebels intensify
    Feb14

    Fears for Ukraine’s ceasefire as clashes with Russia-backed rebels intensify

    Neither side seems to expect an end to the conflict, and both were trying to shore up their positions before the deadlineFighting between Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed rebel militias in the east of the country intensified on Saturday as fears grew for the durability of a ceasefire agreement that was due to take effect at midnight on...

    Is Mr Cameron the most parochial PM ever? | Nick Cohen
    Feb14

    Is Mr Cameron the most parochial PM ever? | Nick Cohen

    Whether it’s Ukraine or the European Union, this country has no coherent strategyFrom the moment he took office, commentators said that David Cameron “looked like a prime minister”. However deferential their assumption that old Etonians were born to rule, they were right to concentrate on appearances. Cameron speaks his lines and plays his...

    Ongoing violence in eastern Ukraine fuels ceasefire fears
    Feb14

    Ongoing violence in eastern Ukraine fuels ceasefire fears

    As the hours tick down before the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine comes into force. There are real fears about whether combatants from both sides of… …read more Source:...

    Fighting intensifies in Ukraine ahead of midnight ceasefire
    Feb14

    Fighting intensifies in Ukraine ahead of midnight ceasefire

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    Ukraine crisis: Fighting rages ahead of midnight ceasefire deadline
    Feb14

    Ukraine crisis: Fighting rages ahead of midnight ceasefire deadline

    The fighting rages in eastern Ukraine ahead of the agreed 15 February ceasefire deadline, which comes into effect at midnight (22:00 GMT). The town of Debaltseve is reported to be under heavy bombardment by Russia-backed rebels, which moved heavy artillery into the area while the Mink peace talks were ongoing. The UN Mission to Ukraine tweeted...

    The War Next Door: Can Merkel’s Diplomacy Save Europe?
    Feb14

    The War Next Door: Can Merkel’s Diplomacy Save Europe?

    Chancellor Angela Merkel has often been accused of hesitancy. But in Minsk this week, she committed herself to helping find a way to quiet the weapons in Ukraine. The result was a cease-fire. But it is fragile and may ultimately be disadvantageous for Ukraine. …read more Source: Der...

    No Rise Seen in Citizenship Applications from Ukraine’s Ethnic Bulgarians
    Feb14

    No Rise Seen in Citizenship Applications from Ukraine’s Ethnic Bulgarians

    The number of citizenship applications from ethnic Bulgarians living in Ukraine hasn’t increased, Bulgaria’s Vice President Margarita Popova said on Saturday. Granting citizenship is just one of the options available to Bulgaria to show solidarity with ethnic Bulgarians in Ukraine, other include delivering humanitarian aid and...

    Twenty photographs of the week
    Feb14

    Twenty photographs of the week

    The ceasefire in Ukraine, Ivory Coast winning the Africa Cup of Nations, drought in Brazil – the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week … …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian army, separatists clash hours before ceasefire
    Feb14

    Ukrainian army, separatists clash hours before ceasefire

    The Ukrainian military and pro-Russian separatists engaged in heavy fighting in the east on Saturday hours before a ceasefire negotiated by European leaders in Minsk earlier this week was due to take effect.The Ukrainian army said 14 people were killed… …read more Source:...

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