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    Rebels claim to capture key Ukraine rail hub of Debaltseve
    Feb17

    Rebels claim to capture key Ukraine rail hub of Debaltseve

    Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine claimed Tuesday to have taken the key transportation hub of Debaltseve as both parties faced a deadline to start pulling back heavy weapons from the front line. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Ukraine separatists claim key town despite ceasefire
    Feb17

    Ukraine separatists claim key town despite ceasefire

    Russia-backed separatists say they have gained control of a key rail hub in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Russia-backed rebels claim to capture key Ukraine rail hub
    Feb17

    Russia-backed rebels claim to capture key Ukraine rail hub

    LUHANSKE, Ukraine — Russia-backed separatists say they have gained control of a key rail hub in eastern Ukraine. The Donetsk News Agency, a rebel mouthpiece, quoted the rebels’ so-called defense ministry as saying Tuesday that their forces have pushed government troops out of Debaltseve and are now controlling a large part of it. Fierce...

    Clashes over Ukraine rail hub test pledges to begin weapons withdrawal
    Feb17

    Clashes over Ukraine rail hub test pledges to begin weapons withdrawal

    ARTEMIVSK, Ukraine — Ukrainian forces and pro-Moscow rebels traded fire near a strategic railway hub Tuesday after a deadline to begin withdrawing heavy weapons under a cease-fire that has quieted some areas but still faces major hurdles.Read full article >> …read more Source: The Washington...

    Ukraine Truce Fades as Fighting Rages, Arms Pullback Stalls
    Feb17

    Ukraine Truce Fades as Fighting Rages, Arms Pullback Stalls

    By Anton Zverev NIKISHINE, Ukraine (Reuters) – Pro-Russian rebels bombarded government troops encircled in east Ukraine on Tuesday and a plan for both sides to pull back their heavy guns stalled, pushing a fragile peace deal closer to collapse. A Reuters witness near the front line said artillery rounds rocked the town of Debaltseve every five...

    Russia-backed separatists claim to have taken control of key hub Debaltseve in eastern Ukraine
    Feb17

    Russia-backed separatists claim to have taken control of key hub Debaltseve in eastern Ukraine

    LUHANSKE, Ukraine (AP) — Russia-backed separatists claim to have taken control of key hub Debaltseve in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia-Backed Separatists Claim to Have Taken Control of Key Hub Debaltseve in Eastern Ukraine
    Feb17

    Russia-Backed Separatists Claim to Have Taken Control of Key Hub Debaltseve in Eastern Ukraine

    Russia-backed separatists claim to have taken control of key hub Debaltseve in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine army, rebels fighting despite arms pullback deadline
    Feb17

    Ukraine army, rebels fighting despite arms pullback deadline

    Ukrainian troops and Russia-backed rebels failed to meet a deadline Tuesday to pull back weapons from the front line in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Rebels claim to capture key rail hub of Debaltseve in eastern Ukraine
    Feb17

    Rebels claim to capture key rail hub of Debaltseve in eastern Ukraine

    Russia-backed separatists say they have gained control of a key rail hub in eastern Ukraine. The Donetsk News Agency, a rebel mouthpiece, quoted the rebel’s so-called defence ministry as saying Tuesday that their forces have pushed government troops out of Debaltseve. …read more Source: CTV...

    Georgia Wants Saakashvhili’s Extradition From Ukraine
    Feb17

    Georgia Wants Saakashvhili’s Extradition From Ukraine

    Tbilisi has urged Ukrainian authorities to extradite former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...