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    Fighting rages on in Ukraine town
    Feb18

    Fighting rages on in Ukraine town

    Battles raged for control of the eastern Ukrainian flashpoint town of Debaltseve on Wednesday as the West pointedly blamed Russia. …read more Source:...

    Putin: Troops To Surrender As Ukraine Ceasefire Unravels
    Feb18

    Putin: Troops To Surrender As Ukraine Ceasefire Unravels

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, told Kiev to let its soldiers surrender to pro-Russian rebels, who spurned a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine and fought their way on Tuesday into the town of Debaltseve, encircling thousands of government troops. A peace deal reached at all-night talks in the Belarussian capital, Minsk, last week had all but...

    UN calls for Ukraine fighting to stop
    Feb18

    UN calls for Ukraine fighting to stop

    The UN Security Council called on all parties in eastern Ukraine to stop fighting and implement a European-brokered peace deal. ||| United Nations – The United Nations Security Council on Tuesday called on all parties in eastern Ukraine to stop fighting and implement a European-brokered peace deal as an almost three-day-old ceasefire...

    News24.com | Ukraine troops taken prisoner in railway hub fighting
    Feb18

    News24.com | Ukraine troops taken prisoner in railway hub fighting

    Under a near-constant barrage of artillery fire, Ukrainian forces and separatist rebels have fought fierce street battles for control of the strategic railway hub of Debaltseve. …read more Source:...

    Putin tells Ukraine to let its troops surrender as peace deal fails
    Feb18

    Putin tells Ukraine to let its troops surrender as peace deal fails

    Russia’s president says Ukrainian troops should be allowed to surrender to pro-Russian forces, as a deadline to withdraw heavy weapons is missed. …read more Source: Mail &...

    Ukraine wants action after rebel attack
    Feb18

    Ukraine wants action after rebel attack

    Ukraine on Tuesday appealed to the West to get “tough” on Russia after pro-Moscow separatists stormed a flashpoint town to attack thousands of government troops, violating a three-day-old ceasefire. …read more Source:...

    News24.com | US condemns Ukraine ceasefire violation
    Feb18

    News24.com | US condemns Ukraine ceasefire violation

    US Vice President Joe Biden has blamed separatist fighters and Russian forces as he condemned the violation of a three-day-old ceasefire in eastern Ukraine and warned of increased ‘costs’ to Russia. …read more Source:...

    S&P 500 ends at record high on Greece hopes
    Feb18

    S&P 500 ends at record high on Greece hopes

    The S&P 500 ended at another record high on Tuesday as optimism grew that a debt deal would be reached with Greece. ||| New York – The S&P 500 ended above 2,100 at another record high on Tuesday as optimism grew that a debt deal would be reached with Greece and as bond prices sold off. In a possible sign of progress for Greece, a...

    Biden condemns Ukraine cease-fire violations
    Feb18

    Biden condemns Ukraine cease-fire violations

    Vice President Joe Biden is condemning violations of a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine that the White House is blaming on pro-Russian separatists and Ru …read more Source: The New...

    News24.com | Security Council calls for Ukraine fighting to stop
    Feb18

    News24.com | Security Council calls for Ukraine fighting to stop

    The United Nations Security Council has called on all parties in eastern Ukraine to stop fighting and implement a European-brokered peace deal. …read more Source:...

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