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    US army to start training Ukrainian troops, commander says
    Feb11

    US army to start training Ukrainian troops, commander says

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) – The U.S. military plans in March to start training Ukrainian soldiers who are battling Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, a top U.S. military commander in Europe said Wednesday. U.S. Army Europe Commander Lt. Gen. Ben Hodges said a battalion of U.S. soldiers would train three battalions … …read...

    Leaders in Minsk for crucial Ukraine peace talks
    Feb11

    Leaders in Minsk for crucial Ukraine peace talks

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    Ukraine peace talks draws leaders to Belarus
    Feb11

    Ukraine peace talks draws leaders to Belarus

    The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine flew to the Belarusian capital for crucial peace talks Wednesday as fighting still raged in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Peace Talks in Minsk, Belarus – Feb. 11, 2015
    Feb11

    Peace Talks in Minsk, Belarus – Feb. 11, 2015

    Leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany are gathering for crucial talks in the hope of negotiating an end to fighting between Russia-backed separatist and government forces in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Voice of...

    Three Charts Explain Why Arming Ukraine Is a Bad Idea
    Feb11

    Three Charts Explain Why Arming Ukraine Is a Bad Idea

    Three charts from the new annual Mililtary Balance clarify the debate. …read more Source:...

    Bosnia Presidency Warns Against Arms Exports to Ukraine
    Feb11

    Bosnia Presidency Warns Against Arms Exports to Ukraine

    Bosnia’s joint presidency warned on Wednesday against allowing arms exports to Ukraine, fearing retaliation from Russia over winter gas supplies. …read more Source:...

    Leaders in Minsk for crucial Ukraine peace talks
    Feb11

    Leaders in Minsk for crucial Ukraine peace talks

    The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine flew to the Belarusian capital for crucial peace talks Wednesday as fighting still raged in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine launches counter-offensive ahead of peace summit
    Feb11

    Ukraine launches counter-offensive ahead of peace summit

    Ahead of a peace summit, Ukrainian government forces launch a counter-offensive near Mariupol with President Poroshenko saying his government is prepared to introduce martial law if the crisis escalates. Mana Rabiee reports. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    The most divisive issues in Ukraine peace talks: Borders, buffer zones, NATO, rebel autonomy
    Feb11

    The most divisive issues in Ukraine peace talks: Borders, buffer zones, NATO, rebel autonomy

    Significant differences remain between Ukraine and Russia as their leaders gather for crucial talks that aim to end the fighting between the Russian-backed separatists and government forces that has torn up eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    US Army to Start Training Ukrainian Troops, Commander Says
    Feb11

    US Army to Start Training Ukrainian Troops, Commander Says

    WARSAW, Poland—The U.S. military plans in March to start training Ukrainian soldiers who are battling Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, a top U.S. military commander in Europe said Wednesday. U.S. Army Europe Commander Lt. Gen. Ben Hodges said a battalion of U.S. soldiers would train three battalions of Ukrainians from the Interior...