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    Ukraine, rebels withdraw ‘lion’s share’ of weapons: Poroshenko
    Mar10

    Ukraine, rebels withdraw ‘lion’s share’ of weapons: Poroshenko

    Kiev (AFP) – Both sides in the conflict in eastern Ukraine have withdrawn most of their heavy weapons from the frontline, bolstering a month-old truce, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said.In an interview with state television Monday evening Poroshenko said government forces had “withdrawn the lion’s share of multiple...

    Ukraine president says arms withdrawal almost complete
    Mar10

    Ukraine president says arms withdrawal almost complete

    Ukrainian government and Russian-backed separatist forces have both pulled back the bulk of their artillery and rocket launchers from the front line in the east, in compliance with a cease-fire deal, Ukraine’s president said. …read more Source: Global...

    Poroshenko says heavy weapons withdrawal almost complete
    Mar10

    Poroshenko says heavy weapons withdrawal almost complete

    Ukraine’s president says government and Russian-backed separatist forces have pulled back the bulk of their artillery and rocket launchers from the front line in the east, in compliance with a cease-fire deal. …read more Source: CTV...

    French sporting world mourns top athletes who died in helicopter crash in Argentina
    Mar10

    French sporting world mourns top athletes who died in helicopter crash in Argentina

    PARIS Olympic gold medallist Camille Muffat had retired from swimming to focus on her personal life, boxer Alexis Vastine had some unfinished business after two disappointing Olympics, and the beloved sailor Florence Arthaud was a pioneer for women in her sport. The three athletes were among 10 people who died as two helicopters filming a...

    Russia Suggests West Impose Sanctions On Ukraine
    Mar10

    Russia Suggests West Impose Sanctions On Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov charges that “full implementation of the Minsk agreements is essentially being blocked by the Kyiv authorities.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell
    Mar10

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    Here is what you need to know. Talks between Greece and its creditors are becoming testy. Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem voiced frustration with how talks are going, saying, “My key message today was that we have spent now two weeks apparently discussing who meets whom where, in what configuration and on what agenda and it’s...

    FP’s Situation Report: GOP lawmakers threaten Iran nuke deal; Is Bergdahl a POW or a deserter?; Iraqi forces are close to retaking Tikrit; and much more from around the world.
    Mar10

    FP’s Situation Report: GOP lawmakers threaten Iran nuke deal; Is Bergdahl a POW or a deserter?; Iraqi forces are close to retaking Tikrit; and much more from around the world.

    By David Francis with Sabine Muscat The Republicans threaten to torpedo a nuclear deal with Iran. Forty seven members of the GOP sent a letter to Iran’s political leadership, telling them a deal would last only as long as Obama’s presidency. FP’s Elias Groll on the unprecedented letter, which “represents the second time this...

    Ukraine president says heavy weapons withdrawal in the east almost complete
    Mar10

    Ukraine president says heavy weapons withdrawal in the east almost complete

    Ukraine’s president says government and Russian-backed separatist forces have pulled back the bulk of their artillery and rocket launchers from the front line in the east, in compliance with a cease-fire deal. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine president says arms withdrawal almost complete
    Mar10

    Ukraine president says arms withdrawal almost complete

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president says government and Russian-backed separatist forces have pulled back the bulk of their artillery and rocket launchers from the front line in the east, in compliance with a cease-fire deal. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Ukraine President Says Arms Withdrawal Almost Complete
    Mar10

    Ukraine President Says Arms Withdrawal Almost Complete

    Ukraine president says heavy weapons withdrawal in the east almost complete …read more Source: ABC...