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Putin tells Kiev to allow defeat
Feb18

Putin tells Kiev to allow defeat

Ukrainian government soldiers sit on top of their armored vehicle driving in Artemivsk, Ukraine. AP PHOTO/PETR DAVID JOSEK Rebels say cease-fire doesn’t apply to Debaltseve BY ANTON ZVEREV AND VLADIMIR SOLDATKIN The Associated Press LUHANSKE, Ukraine – Russian President Vladimir Putin told Kiev to let its soldiers surrender to pro-Russian...

Battle persists inside Ukraine
Feb18

Battle persists inside Ukraine

Fighting threatens EU-brokered cease-fire An Ukrainian soldier rests on his vehicle near the road between the towns of Debaltseve and Artemivsk. AP PHOTO/PETR DAVID JOSEK BY PETR JOSEK The Associated Press LUHANSKE, Ukraine – Intense artillery exchanges between Ukrainian government forces and Russian-backed separatists persisted Monday around a...

Un Concern About Combats in Southeastern Ukraine
Feb17

Un Concern About Combats in Southeastern Ukraine

17 de febrero de 2015, 13:30United Nations, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) United Nations showed its concern today for the intensification of fighting and bombing in Debaltsevo, southeastern Ukraine, despite the beginning this Sunday of a cease-fire between the government and rebels. …read more Source: Prensa...

Putin still has friends in EU
Feb17

Putin still has friends in EU

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R), Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban. AP PHOTO/RIA-NOVOSTI, SERGEI GUNEYEV, PRESIDENTIAL PRESS SERVICE BY PABLO GORONDI The Associated Press BUDAPEST, Hungary – Russian President Vladimir Putin travels to Budapest on Tuesday to meet the leader some Hungarians cast as his alter ego — “Little Putin.”...

Heavy Clashes Between Ukrainian Troops and Militia in Debaltsevo
Feb17

Heavy Clashes Between Ukrainian Troops and Militia in Debaltsevo

17 de febrero de 2015, 12:19Kiev, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Heavy fighting was reported today in the frontline between the Ukrainian troops and the Donetsk and Lugansk unified militias around Debaltsevo, despite the ceasefire declared 48 hours ago. …read more Source: Prensa...

Fighting Continues Despite Ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine
Feb16

Fighting Continues Despite Ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine

Kiev, February 16 (RHC)– A ceasefire is under threat in eastern Ukraine after taking effect this weekend. Sporadic fighting has reportedly broken out in several areas. …read more Source: Radio Havana...

Israeli Cabinet Approves Plan to Attract European Jews
Feb16

Israeli Cabinet Approves Plan to Attract European Jews

Tel Aviv, February 16 (RHC)– The Israeli cabinet has ratified a USD 46 million dollar plan in a bid to persuade Jews residing in France, Belgium, and Ukraine to emigrate to the occupied Palestinian territories. The plan, approved on Sunday, aims to bring about a “significant increase” in the number of emigrants by enhancing...

Ukraine Recognizes Cease-fire in Donbass
Feb15

Ukraine Recognizes Cease-fire in Donbass

15 de febrero de 2015, 13:05Kiev, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) The spokesman of the Armed forces military staff, Vladislav Selezniov, affirmed today that since 03:00 local time of this Sunday there is a cease-fire in the Donbass (southeast of Ukraine). …read more Source: Prensa...

Tension Increases in Ukraine
Feb14

Tension Increases in Ukraine

14 de febrero de 2015, 10:49Kiev, 14 Feb (Prensa Latina) Donetsk Peopleâ€Ã–s Republic Defense Ministry official Eduard Basurin told today reporters Friday that shelling of the rebel-held cities Donetsk and Luhansk since Thursday had killed ten civilians and wounded nineteen others, including three children. …read more Source:...

New Pentagon chief confirmed
Feb13

New Pentagon chief confirmed

Ashton Carter testifies before his confirmation hearing Thursday. AP Photo / J. Scott Applewhite BY DONNA CASSATA The Associated Press WASHINGTON – The Senate on Thursday confirmed President Barack Obama’s choice to run the Pentagon, handing Ash Carter the unenviable task of steering the military as the United States confronts Islamic State...

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