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    Ceasefire Agreed For Eastern Ukraine After Minsk Summit
    Feb12

    Ceasefire Agreed For Eastern Ukraine After Minsk Summit

    The leaders of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine have agreed a deal to end fighting in eastern Ukraine, participants at the summit talks said on Thursday. The deal reached after all-night negotiations in the Belarussian capital Minsk included a ceasefire that would come into effect on Feb. 15, followed by the withdrawal of heavy weapons. The...

    Poroshenko: Ukraine did not agreed to federalization in Minsk talks
    Feb12

    Poroshenko: Ukraine did not agreed to federalization in Minsk talks

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says talks in Minsk did not include any agreement on autonomy for the rebel-held areas in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia’s Putin announces cease fire deal over Ukraine
    Feb12

    Russia’s Putin announces cease fire deal over Ukraine

    Amy R.ConnollyMOSCOW, Feb. 12 (UPI) — Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a cease fire deal effective Sunday that will end the fighting in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    France, Germany to Help ‘Verify’ Ukraine Cease-Fire Deal
    Feb12

    France, Germany to Help ‘Verify’ Ukraine Cease-Fire Deal

    Hollande says France, Germany to help ‘verify’ Ukraine cease-fire process …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine Talks Yield Cease-Fire Deal
    Feb12

    Ukraine Talks Yield Cease-Fire Deal

    The leaders of France and Germany brokered a renewed deal to end Ukraine’s conflict with Russia-backed separatists, reviving and amending a failed September cease-fire agreement. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Ukraine crisis: Vladimir Putin announces ceasefire to begin Saturday
    Feb12

    Ukraine crisis: Vladimir Putin announces ceasefire to begin Saturday

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says the warring parties in the Ukrainian conflict have agreed on a ceasefire beginning midnight on Saturday and a division line for withdrawing heavy weapons. After 15 hours of talks in the Belarusian capital, Putin said agreements had been signed, one declaring the cease-fire, the other to implement it....

    Turkish Photographer Wins Two Top Awards at World Press Photo
    Feb12

    Turkish Photographer Wins Two Top Awards at World Press Photo

    Last year was a great one for Agence France-Presse photographer Bulent Kilic. For this work in 2014, he was named Wire Photographer of the Year by TIME and by The Guardian, he won First Place in the Pictures of the Year International competition, and has now bagged the first and third prizes in the Spot News Singles category at World Press Photo,...

    Report: Peace deal close on Ukraine
    Feb12

    Report: Peace deal close on Ukraine

    The leaders of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany will sign a peace agreement at the end of talks Thursday in Belarus, Russia’s state-run Ria Novosti news agency reported. …read more Source:...

    Putin: Leaders agree Ukraine cease-fire deal
    Feb12

    Putin: Leaders agree Ukraine cease-fire deal

    A previous peace deal agreed in Minsk has failed to quell the violence. …read more Source: USA...

    Vladimir Putin: Leaders agree on deal for Ukraine cease-fire
    Feb12

    Vladimir Putin: Leaders agree on deal for Ukraine cease-fire

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says the warring parties in the Ukrainian conflict have agreed on a cease-fire beginning midnight on Saturday and a division line for withdrawing heavy weapons. After 15 hours of talks in the Belarusian capital, Putin said agreements had been signed, one declaring … …read more...