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    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:...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    Fighting in Eastern Ukraine Rages On Overnight Despite Talks
    Apr14

    Fighting in Eastern Ukraine Rages On Overnight Despite Talks

    (DONETSK, Ukraine) — 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. The yearlong military conflict between Russian-backed rebels and government forces has claimed more than...

    Intense fighting in eastern Ukraine reported overnight despite talks
    Apr14

    Intense fighting in eastern Ukraine reported overnight despite talks

    The yearlong military conflict between Russian-backed rebels and government forces has claimed more than 6,000 lives and left large parts of Ukraine’s once industrial heartland in ruins …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Rival Factions in Ukraine Are Urged to Withdraw Heavy Weapons
    Apr14

    Rival Factions in Ukraine Are Urged to Withdraw Heavy Weapons

    In talks to try to shore up the fragile truce, Germany, France, Ukraine and Russia agreed that both sides should pull back tanks and artillery. …read more Source: The New York...

    Intense fighting in eastern Ukraine reported overnight
    Apr14

    Intense fighting in eastern Ukraine reported overnight

    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: CTV...