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    Deadly clashes rage in east Ukraine after peace talks fail
    Feb02

    Deadly clashes rage in east Ukraine after peace talks fail

    KIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Fighting raged in eastern Ukraine yesterday as pro-Russian separatists used artillery fire to try to dislodge government forces from a strategic rail hub after peace talks collapsed. Hopes of easing the situation evaporated on Saturday with Ukraine’s representative and separatist envoys accusing each other...

    13 Troops Dead in Eastern Ukraine
    Feb02

    13 Troops Dead in Eastern Ukraine

    Thirteen Ukrainian soldiers were killed in combat with pro-Russian militias in eastern Ukraine, the National Security and Defense Council reported Sunday. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Ukraine peace talks collapse, Kiev  and separatists trade blame
    Feb01

    Ukraine peace talks collapse, Kiev and separatists trade blame

    MINSK/KIEV (Reuters) – Peace talks on Ukraine collapsed yesterday after just over four hours with no tangible progress towards a new ceasefire but with Ukraine’s representative and separatist envoys angrily accusing each other of sabotaging the meeting. Ukraine’s representative, former president Leonid Kuchma, left the talks in...

    EU rebuffs Greek criticism of Ukraine statement
    Jan28

    EU rebuffs Greek criticism of Ukraine statement

    …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    EU Considers New Sanctions for Russia as Ukraine Situation Worsens
    Jan28

    EU Considers New Sanctions for Russia as Ukraine Situation Worsens

    The European Union is considering more sanctions to impose against Russia in light of the worsening security and humanitarian situation in the eastern Ukraine, according to a joint statement released Tuesday by heads of state and government of the 28 EU member nations. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Russian Humanitarian Convoy Heads to Eastern Ukraine
    Jan27

    Russian Humanitarian Convoy Heads to Eastern Ukraine

    A Russian humanitarian convoy was heading Tuesday to the eastern Ukrainian regions of Donetsk and Luhansk, the epicenter of fierce fighting between pro-Russian separatist militias and Kiev forces, Russian officials said. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Kazakhstan Joins World in Condemning Ukraine Massacre
    Jan27

    Kazakhstan Joins World in Condemning Ukraine Massacre

    Kazakhstan joined the rest of the world on Monday in condemning the attack by pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine that left at least 30 civilians dead over the weekend. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Lavrov Accuses Kiev of Disrupting Peace in Eastern Ukraine
    Jan27

    Lavrov Accuses Kiev of Disrupting Peace in Eastern Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Monday accused Ukrainian authorities of disrupting the peace process and opting for a military solution to the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Some 500 Trapped Miners Rescued from Donetsk Mine
    Jan27

    Some 500 Trapped Miners Rescued from Donetsk Mine

    Nearly 500 miners trapped underground in the breakaway Ukrainian region of Donetsk were rescued safe and sound on Monday, after shellfire damaged the electric plant that usually powers them up to the surface, the pro-Russian government said. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Seven Soldiers Die in Clashes in Eastern Ukraine
    Jan27

    Seven Soldiers Die in Clashes in Eastern Ukraine

    At least seven Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and 24 others injured during clashes with pro-Russian separatist militias, Ukrainian Armed Forces General Staff spokesman Vladislav Seleznev said Monday. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

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