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    Ukraine Talks Yield Deal, Putin Says
    Feb12

    Ukraine Talks Yield Deal, Putin Says

    The leaders of France and Germany brokered a renewed deal to end Ukraine’s 10-month conflict with Russia-backed separatists, reviving and amending a failed September cease-fire agreement in marathon talks that lasted through the night. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Putin says agreement reached on Ukraine cease-fire
    Feb12

    Putin says agreement reached on Ukraine cease-fire

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says the warring parties in the Ukrainian conflict have agreed on a cease-fire beginning midnight Saturday and on a division line for withdrawing heavy weapons. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Putin says Ukraine, rebels agree cease-fire deal
    Feb12

    Putin says Ukraine, rebels agree cease-fire deal

    Russian leader says arms to fall silent over the weekend under newly signed deal, and heavy weapons pulled back, but for now, fighting rages …read more Source:...

    Vladmir Putin says ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine agreed upton
    Feb12

    Vladmir Putin says ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine agreed upton

    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. …read more Source:...

    Media Freedom In ‘Drastic Decline’ Worldwide
    Feb12

    Media Freedom In ‘Drastic Decline’ Worldwide

    Watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said in its annual evaluation released February 12 that media freedom suffered a “drastic decline” worldwide last year in part because of extremist groups such as Islamic State and Boko Haram. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    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:...

    IMF earmarks $17.6 billion for Ukraine reforms
    Feb12

    IMF earmarks $17.6 billion for Ukraine reforms

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The International Monetary Fund has agreed to provide Ukraine with 15.5 billion euros ($17.6 billion) to help support economic reforms. …read more Source: U.S....

    Putin: Leaders agree deal for Ukraine cease-fire
    Feb12

    Putin: Leaders agree deal for Ukraine cease-fire

    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. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Putin Announces Ceasefire in Ukraine Conflict
    Feb12

    Putin Announces Ceasefire in Ukraine Conflict

    Russian President Vladimir Putin announced on Thursday a ceasefire to the fighting in eastern Ukraine that has killed more than 5,000 people. …read more Source:...

    Oil cuts for Alberta, and an emergency bailout for Ukraine
    Feb12

    Oil cuts for Alberta, and an emergency bailout for Ukraine

    Bailouts, crises, negotiations and cuts – it’s been a busy, heavy week, so good thing we’ve got Valentine’s Day to look forward to. (Never mind, I took the opportunity today to ruin that, as well!) The leading news this morning is a more than $17 billion emergency bailout for a beleaguered Ukraine, which was agreed to this...