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    Pretrial Detention Of Crimean Tatar Leader Extended
    Feb12

    Pretrial Detention Of Crimean Tatar Leader Extended

    A court in Crimea’s capital, Simferopol, has prolonged the pretrial detention for a deputy chairman of the Crimean Tatar Mejlis. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    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...

    Putin, Poroshenko agree to cease-fire in Ukraine after surge in violence
    Feb12

    Putin, Poroshenko agree to cease-fire in Ukraine after surge in violence

    KIEV, Ukraine — It was a high-stakes, multi-act roller coaster of a drama played out on Internet live streams and social media. It took more than half of a day of intense wrangling, but Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, as well as pro-Russian separatist leaders, agreed in the Belarusian capital of Minsk on...

    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...

    Hollande says France, Germany to help ‘verify’ Ukraine cease-fire process
    Feb12

    Hollande says France, Germany to help ‘verify’ Ukraine cease-fire process

    French President Francois Hollande says he and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are committed to helping verify the cease-fire process in Ukraine, along with the Russian and Ukrainian leaders. …read more Source: FOX...

    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:...

    France’s Hollande Says He and Merkel Will Help ‘Verify’ the Course of Ukraine Peace Process
    Feb12

    France’s Hollande Says He and Merkel Will Help ‘Verify’ the Course of Ukraine Peace Process

    France’s Hollande says he and Merkel will help ‘verify’ the course of Ukraine peace process …read more Source: ABC...

    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....

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says heavy weaponry will be pulled out in 14 days.
    Feb12

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says heavy weaponry will be pulled out in 14 days.

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says heavy weaponry will be pulled out in 14 days. …read more Source:...

    Leaders in Ukraine Talks Announce Cease-Fire Agreement
    Feb12

    Leaders in Ukraine Talks Announce Cease-Fire Agreement

    The announcement capped a long night of negotiations that had appeared to be on the verge of collapse. …read more Source: The New York...