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    Ukraine ceasefire largely holds
    Feb15

    Ukraine ceasefire largely holds

    KIEV: Fighting dropped sharply across eastern Ukraine on Sunday but there was still sporadic shelling after a ceasefire came into force, the first step in a fragile peace plan aimed at ending 10 months of conflict. AFP journalists heard occasional artillery fire coming from the direction of the flashpoint town of Debaltseve, where pro-Russian...

    Government approves slimmed-down plan to encourage immigration
    Feb15

    Government approves slimmed-down plan to encourage immigration

    Plan to encourage immigration from Belgium, France and Ukraine is approved with much-reduced budget of NIS 180 million, following arguments between Immigration Ministry and Prime Minister’s Office. …read more Source: Yedioth...

    Both sides say Ukraine truce largely in force
    Feb15

    Both sides say Ukraine truce largely in force

    Story highlights Kiev reports attacks by rebels Rebels accuse Ukraine of deploying artillery Poroshenko says Kiev will respect… …read more Source:...

    US urges Russia to implement ceasefire in full – Ukraine rebels disavow ceasefire
    Feb15

    US urges Russia to implement ceasefire in full – Ukraine rebels disavow ceasefire

    DONETSK/ARTEMIVSK: Ukraine’s rebels disavowed a new truce yesterday hours after it took effect, saying it did not apply to the town where most fighting has taken place in recent weeks. Guns fell abruptly silent at midnight across much of eastern Ukraine in line with the ceasefire agreement, reached after a week of diplomacy led by France...

    Ukraine truce largely observed, except around flashpoint town
    Feb15

    Ukraine truce largely observed, except around flashpoint town

    Sporadic bombardments targeting the key railway hub of Debaltseve were audible some kilometres away. …read more Source: Gulf...

    What you need to know about Ukraine’s ceasefire – graphic
    Feb15

    What you need to know about Ukraine’s ceasefire – graphic

    Here are the key points to the truce which came after a flurry of diplomacy last week as leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France gathered in the capital of Belarus, Minsk in a bid to end the conflict. …read more Source: The...

    Sporadic shelling threatens Ukraine’s fragile ceasefire
    Feb15

    Sporadic shelling threatens Ukraine’s fragile ceasefire

    Fighting stops across the country but occasional artillery fire could be heard coming from the direction of the flashpoint town of Debaltseve. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine rebels disavow ceasefire at encircled town
    Feb15

    Ukraine rebels disavow ceasefire at encircled town

    Firing continues at strategic Debaltseve, but stops elsewhere …read more Source: Gulf...

    Sporadic shelling threatens Ukraine ceasefire
    Feb15

    Sporadic shelling threatens Ukraine ceasefire

    Fighting stops across the country but occasional artillery fire could be heard coming from the direction of the flashpoint town of Debaltseve. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian City Remembers Rocket Attack Victims
    Feb15

    Ukrainian City Remembers Rocket Attack Victims

    KRAMATORSK/SLOVYANSK—In Kramatorsk, Ukraine’s regional military headquarters for battling Russia-backed rebels in the east, officials held a memorial Saturday for those killed in a Tuesday rocket attack. A midnight cease-fire has stopped most of the fighting between Ukrainian forces and the rebels, though some sporadic clashes continue....

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