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    EU a wavering ally for Ukraine
    Feb13

    EU a wavering ally for Ukraine

    Ukraine remains trapped between the weight of Russian history and the force of European economics. …read more Source: Toronto...

    No Deal to Free Ukrainian Pilot, Russia Says
    Feb13

    No Deal to Free Ukrainian Pilot, Russia Says

    A spokesman for President Vladimir V. Putin said the pilot, Nadiya V. Savchenko, was not covered by accords negotiated by Russia and Ukraine this week. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russian Parliament Warns Europe’s Longstanding Peace in Jeopardy
    Feb13

    Russian Parliament Warns Europe’s Longstanding Peace in Jeopardy

    An extraordinary letter, addressed to major European bodies, compares the Ukraine crisis to WW2. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine fighting surges ahead of cease-fire, at least 25 killed
    Feb13

    Ukraine fighting surges ahead of cease-fire, at least 25 killed

    Massive artillery barrages hit a strategic railway junction in eastern Ukraine on Friday as Russia-backed separatists intensified their efforts to take Debaltseve from Ukrainian government forces ahead of the Sunday start of a cease-fire, Ukrainian officials reported. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Even With Cease-Fire, Economy in Ukraine Is Crumbling
    Feb13

    Even With Cease-Fire, Economy in Ukraine Is Crumbling

    The costs of war and a post-Soviet history of mismanagement and corruption leave the country needing billions of dollars more than it has received. …read more Source: The New York...

    Facing a Fragile Ceasefire
    Feb13

    Facing a Fragile Ceasefire

    If the Deal Doesn’t Hold, Don’t Arm Ukraine February 13, 2015 …read more Source: Foreign...

    Tank Battle Reported In Donetsk As Cease-Fire Nears
    Feb13

    Tank Battle Reported In Donetsk As Cease-Fire Nears

    A tank battle was reportedly underway in eastern Ukraine as government forces continue to fight Russian-backed separatists ahead of an impending cease-fire. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Battles Persist Before Cease-Fire Deadline; 25 Dead
    Feb13

    Ukraine Battles Persist Before Cease-Fire Deadline; 25 Dead

    ARTEMIVSK, Ukraine (AP) — Fierce fighting surged Friday in eastern Ukraine as Russian-backed separatists mounted a major, sustained offensive to capture a strategic railway hub ahead of a weekend cease-fire deadline. At least 25 people were killed across the region, officials reported. Read More → …read more Source:...

    Russia’s Crimea-Based Black Sea Fleet Carries Out Practice Drills
    Feb13

    Russia’s Crimea-Based Black Sea Fleet Carries Out Practice Drills

    The drills come just days before the beginning of the ceasefire agreed to start on Sunday. …read more Source:...

    Fierce fighting surges before cease-fire in Ukraine
    Feb13

    Fierce fighting surges before cease-fire in Ukraine

    Russia-backed separatists mount major, sustained offensive to capture strategic railway hub ahead of weekend deadline …read more Source:...