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    Ukraine, Separatists Again Agree to Cease-Fire
    Aug27

    Ukraine, Separatists Again Agree to Cease-Fire

    Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists have agreed to a cease-fire starting September 1, the day that the new school year is to begin. The Trilateral Contact Group, which is seeking an end to the conflict that has killed more than 6,400 people, includes representatives from Ukraine, Russia and Russia-backed eastern Ukraine separatists. It has been...

    Rumor: Ukraine Debt Deal To Be Signed Tomorrow?
    Aug27

    Rumor: Ukraine Debt Deal To Be Signed Tomorrow?

    The rumor mill is churning away as the September deadline approaches for Kiev to cough up the dough for a massive sovereign debt repayment to a team of international creditors led by Franklin Templeton. The latest news, Bloomberg reports, has Ukrainian bond valuations soaring on the rumor that a deal to restructure the debt under terms reasonably...

    Ukraine Negotiators Call for School-start Truce
    Aug27

    Ukraine Negotiators Call for School-start Truce

    The warring sides in the eastern Ukraine conflict have called for a cease-fire on Sept. 1, the day that the new school year is to begin.Speaking after a meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group in the Belarusian capital Minsk, OSCE representative Martin Sajdik said Wednesday… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine negotiators call for cease-fire when school year starts
    Aug27

    Ukraine negotiators call for cease-fire when school year starts

    The warring sides in the eastern Ukraine conflict have called for a cease-fire on Sept. 1, the day that the new school year is to begin. …read more Source: FOX...

    Canada pays $1.6 million to ship $5 million worth of surplus gear to Ukraine
    Aug26

    Canada pays $1.6 million to ship $5 million worth of surplus gear to Ukraine

    The Canadian government spent $1.6 million to ship $5 million worth of surplus tents, sleeping bags and other military goods last August to Ukraine, according to figures obtained by the Ottawa Citizen. The equipment, sent by Canadian Forces aircraft, included sleeping bags the military estimates are worth $437 each and four-man tents worth $420....

    Canada pays $1.6 million to ship $5 million worth of surplus gear to Ukraine
    Aug26

    Canada pays $1.6 million to ship $5 million worth of surplus gear to Ukraine

    The Canadian government spent $1.6 million to ship $5 million worth of surplus tents, sleeping bags and other military goods last August to Ukraine, according to figures obtained by the Ottawa Citizen. The equipment, sent by Canadian Forces aircraft, included sleeping bags the military estimates are worth $437 each and four-man tents worth $420....

    Ukraine Negotiators Call For Truce From September 1
    Aug26

    Ukraine Negotiators Call For Truce From September 1

    The warring sides in the conflict in eastern Ukraine have agreed to strive for an end to all truce violations from September 1 — the day the new school year is to begin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine negotiators call for school-start truce
    Aug26

    Ukraine negotiators call for school-start truce

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — The warring sides in the eastern Ukraine conflict have called for a cease-fire on Sept. 1, the day that the new school year is to begin. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine negotiators call for ceasefire when school year starts
    Aug26

    Ukraine negotiators call for ceasefire when school year starts

    The warring sides in the eastern Ukraine conflict have called for a ceasefire on Sept. 1, the day that the new school year is to begin. …read more Source: CTV...

    PM: Ukraine Storing Natural Gas at Slower Rate
    Aug26

    PM: Ukraine Storing Natural Gas at Slower Rate

    Ukraine’s efforts to store natural gas for winter are running 1 billion cubic meters behind their pace last year, Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said Wednesday. Ukraine has 14.1 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas in underground storage, he said. The country aims to store 18 to 19 bcm of gas before the winter heating season begins in...