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    Ukraine peace talks down to wire as fighting rages
    Feb10

    Ukraine peace talks down to wire as fighting rages

        KIEV —  Diplomats scrambled Tuesday to finalize a peace deal for war-torn Ukraine ahead of a crunch summit in Minsk, with the warring sides pushing to gain ground ahead of any truce. Fighting in the east killed at least 12 people, including seven Ukrainian troops, as pro-Russia rebels sought to encircle railway hub Deblat...

    Ukraine peace talks down to wire as fighting rages
    Feb10

    Ukraine peace talks down to wire as fighting rages

        KIEV —  Diplomats scrambled Tuesday to finalize a peace deal for war-torn Ukraine ahead of a crunch summit in Minsk, with the warring sides pushing to gain ground ahead of any truce. Fighting in the east killed at least 12 people, including seven Ukrainian troops, as pro-Russia rebels sought to encircle railway hub Deblat...

    Fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine
    Feb10

    Fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine

    SARTANA: Fighting in eastern Ukraine intensified on Tuesday ahead of much-anticipated peace talks, with both sides claiming significant advances and the government accusing the rebels of shelling a town far behind the front lines. The intense fighting, which the UN says has killed more than 5,300 people since April, comes ahead of a crucial...

    On Ukraine Battle Fringes, Civilians Struggle for Normalcy
    Feb10

    On Ukraine Battle Fringes, Civilians Struggle for Normalcy

    Published February 10, 2015 While battles rage daily in some parts of eastern Ukraine, not far away — in areas the government took back from the Russian-backed rebels last summer — people are doing their best to live normal lives, while keeping a wary eye on the shifting front lines. VOA’s Al Pessin reports from the temporary...

    Chief Rabbi calls on separatists to cease fighting as Ukrainian Jewish center hit by rockets
    Feb10

    Chief Rabbi calls on separatists to cease fighting as Ukrainian Jewish center hit by rockets

    Two rockets hit a nine story building housing the city’s local Hesed branch but failed to explode. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Rockets hit Jewish welfare center in Ukraine without exploding
    Feb10

    Rockets hit Jewish welfare center in Ukraine without exploding

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Ukraine says civilians killed in rocket attack in east
    Feb10

    Ukraine says civilians killed in rocket attack in east

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that Russian-backed fighters have launched an artillery strike on the town of Kramatorsk, killing at least seven civilians.Poroshenko said the first round of rocket fire hit the headquarters of the Ukrainian command in eastern Ukraine and the second landed in a residential area. The...

    Belarus says Ukraine meeting will go ahead
    Feb10

    Belarus says Ukraine meeting will go ahead

    Contact group meeting set for Wednesday despite ongoing fighting in Ukraine. …read more Source: World...

    Kremlin Official: US Using Ukraine to Weaken Russia
    Feb10

    Kremlin Official: US Using Ukraine to Weaken Russia

    A ranking Kremlin official has accused the United States of attempting to drag Russia into the Ukraine conflict with the aim of weakening Moscow and effecting regime change, according to excerpts of an interview published Tuesday by a Russian government daily. “For the U.S., Ukraine in and of itself is not a matter of interest. Their aim is to...

    Russia refuses to extradite Yanukovych to Ukraine
    Feb10

    Russia refuses to extradite Yanukovych to Ukraine

    Russia’s prosecutor general said requests for the former Ukrainian president are ‘politically motivated.’ …read more Source: World...

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