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    Putin Welcomes Minsk Deal
    Feb12

    Putin Welcomes Minsk Deal

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said it was a ”good morning” after all-night talks with Ukrainian, French and German leaders on defusing the conflict in eastern Ukraine. Putin said a lot had been agreed, including a cease-fire, withdrawal of heavy weapons, and special status for parts of eastern Ukraine. Western and the Ukrainian...

    Peace deal reached for eastern Ukraine
    Feb12

    Peace deal reached for eastern Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine effective midnight Saturday. …read more Source: CTV...

    European leaders announce Ukraine ceasefire deal at Minsk talks
    Feb12

    European leaders announce Ukraine ceasefire deal at Minsk talks

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said the ceasefire will begin Sunday. …read more Source: Toronto...

    What Happened in Kiev’s Maidan Square?
    Feb12

    What Happened in Kiev’s Maidan Square?

    Gabriel Gatehouse returns to Kiev’s Maidan square …read more Source: The Boston...

    Leaders in Ukraine talks announce cease-fire agreement
    Feb12

    Leaders in Ukraine talks announce cease-fire agreement

    A cease-fire and an overall compact to end the war in eastern Ukraine were announced here Thursday by the leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine after marathon overnight bargaining…Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ottawa plans to provide valuable satellite images to Ukrainian forces
    Feb12

    Ottawa plans to provide valuable satellite images to Ukrainian forces

    Ottawa plans to help Ukraine’s beleaguered armed forces by providing them with high-resolution images from Canada’s powerful RADARSAT-2 satellite, CTV News has learned. Twice a day, the satellite will cross over Ukraine, providing precise details on what is happening on the ground — day or night. That will allow the Ukrainians to...

    The Daily Vertical: What Now?
    Feb12

    The Daily Vertical: What Now?

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that will appear Monday through Friday. Viewers can submit suggested topics to address on Twitter @PowerVertical or on the Power Vertical Facebook page. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    I.M.F. Approves $17.5 Billion Bailout for Ukraine
    Feb12

    I.M.F. Approves $17.5 Billion Bailout for Ukraine

    The plan replaces a $17 billion package that was extended last year to help stabilize an economy reeling from political upheaval and a separatist uprising. …read more Source: The New York...

    Marathon Ukraine talks end with peace deal
    Feb12

    Marathon Ukraine talks end with peace deal

    By YURAS KARMANAU read more …read more Source: CNS...

    New peace deal reached for eastern Ukraine
    Feb12

    New peace deal reached for eastern Ukraine

    MINSK, Belarus — Leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany on Thursday emerged from marathon 16-hour talks to announce a comprehensive peace deal for eastern Ukraine, but questions remained whether Ukraine and the pro-Russian rebels have agreed on all of its terms. Russian President Vladimir Putin told reporters that the agreement envisages...