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    Ukraine Cease-fire in Effect But Doubts Persist as to Sustainability
    Feb20

    Ukraine Cease-fire in Effect But Doubts Persist as to Sustainability

    A cease-fire in eastern Ukraine aimed at halting fighting between Ukrainian government forces and Moscow-backed separatists went into effect Monday. Ukrainian officials, however, warn it is at risk of falling apart. Under the cease-fire announced in Munich by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, both sides are supposed to abide by the...

    Mike Pence Tries to Reassure a Nervous Europe on U.S. Support
    Feb20

    Mike Pence Tries to Reassure a Nervous Europe on U.S. Support

    (BRUSSELS) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence moved Monday to assuage European Union fears about the strength of Washington’s support for the union and its commitment to European security through the NATO military alliance. In meetings in Brussels, Pence said he was acting on behalf of President Donald Trump “to express the strong commitment...

    Russia says Ukraine passport order complies with international law – RIA
    Feb20

    Russia says Ukraine passport order complies with international law – RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s foreign ministry said on Monday an order issued by President Vladimir Putin to recognise passports issued by rebels in eastern Ukraine was in line with international law, RIA news agency reported. …read more Source: The...

    Russia says Ukraine passport order complies with international law – RIA
    Feb20

    Russia says Ukraine passport order complies with international law – RIA

    Russia’s foreign ministry said on Monday an order issued by President Vladimir Putin to recognise passports issued by rebels in eastern Ukraine was in line with international law, RIA news agency reported. …read more Source: Channel...

    Kremlin Denies Knowledge of Ukraine Plan Pushed by Trump Associates
    Feb20

    Kremlin Denies Knowledge of Ukraine Plan Pushed by Trump Associates

    Russia responded to a New York Times article about a peace plan put forward by a Ukrainian lawmaker, Andrii V. Artemenko, and two people close to the president. …read more Source: The New York...

    Trump aides in back-door Ukraine peace plan – NYT
    Feb20

    Trump aides in back-door Ukraine peace plan – NYT

    President’s attorney, a business associate and a Kiev lawmaker said hammering out deal for Russian troop withdrawal and lease of disputed Crimea …read more Source: The Times of...

    Russia will not pay rent for Crimea, Kremlin says after maverick peace plan emerges in White House 
    Feb20
    Leaked tapes reveal Trump’s offer to his ‘real group’
    Feb20

    Leaked tapes reveal Trump’s offer to his ‘real group’

    All those everyday working stiffs who think they have a friend in Trump need to spend a minute listening to him talk to the $200k a seat members of his club. “So, this is my real group,” Trump said at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, on November 18, according to the audiotape. “These are the people that came here in the beginning, when...

    Kremlin Defends Its Recognition of Ukraine Rebel Passports
    Feb20

    Kremlin Defends Its Recognition of Ukraine Rebel Passports

    MOSCOW—The Kremlin on Monday defended its decision to recognize passports issued by separatist authorities in eastern Ukraine, saying it came as a response to Ukraine’s blockade of rebel regions. President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, also shrugged off a peace plan that a Ukrainian lawmaker reportedly tried to peddle to...

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine aspire for broader interaction in judicial field
    Feb20

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine aspire for broader interaction in judicial field

    …read more Source: Today.Az