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    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...

    U.S. officials say lethal weapons headed to Ukraine
    Dec23

    U.S. officials say lethal weapons headed to Ukraine

    U.S. officials said Friday that the Trump administration approved a plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, according to the Associated Press. …read more Source:...

    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...

    US agrees to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine
    Dec23

    US agrees to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine

    By Josh Lederman | Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has approved a plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, U.S. officials said Friday, in a long-awaited move that deepens America’s involvement in the military conflict and may further strain relations with Russia. Start your day with the news you need from the Bay...

    Russia says US-supplied weapons will escalate war in Ukraine
    Dec23

    Russia says US-supplied weapons will escalate war in Ukraine

    MOSCOW – The U.S. decision to supply weapons to Ukraine is dangerous as it will encourage Kiev to use force in eastern Ukraine, Russian officials said on Saturday. The U.S. State Department said on Friday the United States would provide Ukraine with “enhanced defensive capabilities” as Kiev battles Russian-backed separatists in the eastern part...

    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...

    US appeals court denies stay of transgender military ban
    Dec23

    US appeals court denies stay of transgender military ban

    WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court in the District of Columbia on Friday refused the Trump administration’s request to put a hold on a requirement that it allow transgender people to enlist in the military starting on Jan. 1. Start your day with the news you need from the Bay Area and beyond. Sign up for our new Morning Report newsletter....

    Russia: US weapons will only fuel fighting in Ukraine
    Dec23

    Russia: US weapons will only fuel fighting in Ukraine

    The U.S. decision to provide Ukraine with lethal weapons will only fuel hostilities and raise casualties from the conflict in the country’s east, Russian officials and lawmakers warned Saturday. The … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    American-made lethal weapons heading to Ukraine, U.S. officials say
    Dec23

    American-made lethal weapons heading to Ukraine, U.S. officials say

    Ukraine will soon have more lethal American-made weapons to help it fight Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source:...

    US to Sell Lethal Weapons to Ukraine
    Dec23

    US to Sell Lethal Weapons to Ukraine

    The U.S. is providing Ukraine with lethal weapons, in an effort to help the country with its fight against Russian-backed separatists in the eastern part of the country. The U.S. State Department said in a statement Friday that the decision to provide Ukraine with “enhanced defensive capabilities” is in keeping with the “effort...