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    State Dept. OKs ‘enhanced defensive capabilities’ for Ukraine, officials say lethal weapons included

    The U.S. will provide Ukraine with defensive capabilities meant to counter Russia-backed separatists, the State Department said Friday, including long-sought lethal anti-tank weaponry, according to multiple news reports. Officially the State Department said the U.S. will offer Ukraine “enhanced defensive capabilities as part of our effort...

    Berlin, Paris urge Ukrainian cease-fire implementation
    Dec23

    Berlin, Paris urge Ukrainian cease-fire implementation

    Merkel, Macron call on Russia to reconsider pulling out Russian officers from cease-fire monitoring body …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Fredo in the White House: Trump’s rolling chaos
    Dec23

    Fredo in the White House: Trump’s rolling chaos

    (Credit: Getty/Nicholas Kamm) Donald Trump is wearing thin. He is inherently boring. Everything he says or tweets is so familiar, no matter how offensive, that it’s hard to pay attention to him anymore. He generates crisis, offence and chaos every day, and yet he is devoid of information. He doesn’t tell us anything that we...

    Trump to send weapons to Ukrainian military
    Dec23

    Trump to send weapons to Ukrainian military

    US president reverses Obama-era policy in move Russia warns threatens the peace process …read more Source: Financial...

    Moscow warns US decision to arm Ukraine encourages ‘new bloodshed’
    Dec23

    Moscow warns US decision to arm Ukraine encourages ‘new bloodshed’

    MOSCOW: Moscow on Saturday said Washington was encouraging “new bloodshed” in eastern Ukraine by its decision to provide Kiev with “enhanced defensive capabilities.” In a strongly-worded statement deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov accused the United States of “crossing the line” and fomenting the conflict...

    Moscow Warns US Decision to Arm Ukraine Encourages ‘New Bloodshed’
    Dec23

    Moscow Warns US Decision to Arm Ukraine Encourages ‘New Bloodshed’

    Moscow on Saturday said Washington was encouraging “new bloodshed” in eastern Ukraine by its decision to provide Kiev with “enhanced defensive capabilities.” In a strongly-worded statement deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov accused the United States of “crossing the line” and fomenting the conflict in eastern Ukraine, a region known locally...

    Ukraine to Receive Defensive Weapons From US: State Department
    Dec23

    Ukraine to Receive Defensive Weapons From US: State Department

    The United States will provide Ukraine with “enhanced defensive capabilities,” the State Department said Friday, as Kyiv battles Russian-backed separatists in the eastern part of the country. “U.S. assistance is entirely defensive in nature, and as we have always said, … …read more Source:...

    Germany, France urge end to renewed fighting in east Ukraine
    Dec23

    Germany, France urge end to renewed fighting in east Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron are urging both sides in eastern Ukraine to live up to cease-fire agreements amid a recent upswing in clashes between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian forces. …read more Source: FOX...

    Merkel, Macron say no alternative to peaceful settlement in eastern Ukraine
    Dec23

    Merkel, Macron say no alternative to peaceful settlement in eastern Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron urged the parties involved in an increase of ceasefire violations in eastern Ukraine to implement decisions they have already agreed upon as soon as possible. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Germany, France Call For Curb In Ukraine Cease-Fire Violations, Russia’s Return To JCCC
    Dec23

    Germany, France Call For Curb In Ukraine Cease-Fire Violations, Russia’s Return To JCCC

    Germany and France have urged all sides involved in an increase in cease-fire violations in eastern Ukraine to stop their actions and implement already agreed moves because there is no alternative to an exclusively peaceful settlement of the conflict. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...