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    Debaltseve: The Town Of Death And Old People
    Apr14

    Debaltseve: The Town Of Death And Old People

    Fierce fighting between government forces and pro-Russian separatists has left the eastern Ukrainian town of Debaltseve in ruins. Many of those who remain are pensioners, who struggle to survive without any money, water, or heating. The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe has described the situation in Debaltseve as a...

    Foreign ministers expand Ukraine weapon withdrawal; condemn renewed fighting
    Apr14

    Foreign ministers expand Ukraine weapon withdrawal; condemn renewed fighting

    Andrew V. PestanoBERLIN, April 14 (UPI) — Foreign ministers from Germany, France, Ukraine and Russia have urged for the end of renewed fighting in eastern Ukraine’s Donbass region. …read more Source: United Press...

    Canada prepares to join in training Ukraine military
    Apr14

    Canada prepares to join in training Ukraine military

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Defence Minister Jason Kenney are expected to announce today that Canadian troops are headed to Ukraine to join in U.S. and British forces in helping train the Ukraine military. …read more Source:...

    Six Ukrainian servicemen killed in past 24 hours in east: military
    Apr14

    Six Ukrainian servicemen killed in past 24 hours in east: military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Six Ukrainian servicemen were killed and 12 wounded in separatist eastern territories in the past 24 hours, Kiev’s military… …read more Source:...

    Canada preparing to train Ukrainian troops
    Apr14

    Canada preparing to train Ukrainian troops

    OTTAWA – Canada appears set to join a U.S.-led training mission to shore up the capabilities of the battered and bloodied Ukrainian military. A defence source says the Harper government is expected to announce the deployment of training troops – possibly over 100. Most of them are expected to be housed at an existing NATO training centre located...

    Canada preparing to join U.S. and British in training Ukrainian troops
    Apr14

    Canada preparing to join U.S. and British in training Ukrainian troops

    OTTAWA – Canada appears set to join a U.S.-led training mission to shore up the capabilities of the battered and bloodied Ukrainian military.A defence source says the Harper government is expected to announce the deployment of training troops — possibly over 100.Most of them are expected to be housed at an existing NATO training centre...

    Five stories in the news today, April 14
    Apr14

    Five stories in the news today, April 14

    Five stories in the news today, April 14, from The Canadian Press:CANADA EXPECTED TO HELP TRAIN UKRAINIAN SOLDIERS.Canada appears set to join a U.S.-led mission to help trail the Ukrainian military. A defence source says training troops — possibly morre than 100 — are expected to be housed at an existing NATO training centre in western Ukraine...

    Fighting rages in eastern Ukraine despite new weapons pullback deal
    Apr14

    Fighting rages in eastern Ukraine despite new weapons pullback deal

    Fighting raged overnight and in the early hours on Tuesday on the outskirts of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine despite an agreement reached by the Ukrainian and Russian foreign ministers a day earlier. …read more Source: FOX...

    Intense fighting reported in eastern Ukraine
    Apr14

    Intense fighting reported in eastern Ukraine

    Fighting is still raging on the outskirts of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine despite peace talks this week. …read more Source: Global...

    Canada to deploy training troops in Ukraine
    Apr14

    Canada to deploy training troops in Ukraine

    Canada appears set to join a U.S.-led training mission to shore up the capabilities of the battered and bloodied Ukrainian military. …read more Source: Global...