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    News24.com | Rockets rain death far from Ukraine frontline
    Feb10

    News24.com | Rockets rain death far from Ukraine frontline

    Since being recaptured by Ukrainian forces in July, Kramatorsk has remained largely unaffected by the fighting, until a hail of rockets fell on the regional centre. …read more Source:...

    Civilians killed in East Ukraine rocket attack
    Feb10

    Civilians killed in East Ukraine rocket attack

    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...

    UK open to arming Ukraine
    Feb10

    UK open to arming Ukraine

    Britain reserves the right to arm Ukraine and won’t allow the Ukrainian army to collapse, its foreign secretary said. …read more Source:...

    ‘Spy scare’ in Russia
    Feb10

    ‘Spy scare’ in Russia

    Russia is seeing a surge in cases of high treason and espionage, amid the crisis in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine town deserted and destroyed after rebel offensive
    Feb10

    Ukraine town deserted and destroyed after rebel offensive

    The town of Vuglegirsk sits deserted and littered with rubble after pro-Russian rebels advancing on nearby Debaltseve forced out Ukrainian soldiers during days of heavy fighting. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    British shares drift lower as Royal Mail falls
    Feb10

    British shares drift lower as Royal Mail falls

    Britain’s top equity index drifted lower on Tuesday as concerns about Greece and China kept investors on edge. ||| London – Britain’s top equity index drifted lower on Tuesday as concerns about Greece and China kept investors on edge, while a broker downgrade hit Royal Mail. The blue-chip FTSE 100 index fell 0.5 percent to...

    Global investors cozy up to India as Brazil, Russia and China hit hurdles
    Feb10

    Global investors cozy up to India as Brazil, Russia and China hit hurdles

    As Brazil, Russia and China (Bric) hit hurdles, it is the poorest member of Goldman Sachs Group’s emerging market group that is proving to be a darling of global investors. ||| Simon Kennedy and Sandrine Rastello London and MumbaiAS BRAZIL, Russia and China (Bric) hit hurdles, it is the poorest member of Goldman Sachs Group’s emerging...

    Merkel says Ukraine conflict can’t be solved by military
    Feb10

    Merkel says Ukraine conflict can’t be solved by military

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the conflict between Russia and Ukraine cannot be solved by “military means” and she is hopeful it will be solved …read more Source: The New...

    Asia slips amid Greek exit worries
    Feb10

    Asia slips amid Greek exit worries

    Asian equities slipped on Tuesday as nervousness over Greece potentially withdrawing from the euro sapped risk appetite. ||| Tokyo – Asian equities slipped on Tuesday as nervousness over Greece potentially withdrawing from the euro and escalating conflict in Ukraine sapped risk appetite, while the dollar lost steam after its...

    Ukraine conflict: US ‘may supply arms to Ukraine’
    Feb10

    Ukraine conflict: US ‘may supply arms to Ukraine’

    President Barack Obama says the US is studying the option of supplying lethal defensive arms to Ukraine if diplomacy fails to end the crisis in the east. Russia had violated “every commitment” made in the failing Minsk agreement, he added, after talks with the German chancellor on a new peace deal. Mr Obama has come … …read more...

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