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    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 …read more Source: CNS...

    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...

    Ten dead after helicopters crash while filming reality TV show
    Mar10

    Ten dead after helicopters crash while filming reality TV show

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Two helicopters carrying French sports stars filming a popular European reality show crashed in a remote part of Argentina, killing 10 people, including two Olympic medal winners and a sailing champion, authorities said. The helicopters apparently collided in midair Monday near Villa Castelli in La Rioja province, about...

    French Sports Stars Among 10 Dead in Argentina Helicopter Crash
    Mar10

    French Sports Stars Among 10 Dead in Argentina Helicopter Crash

    (BUENOS AIRES) — Two helicopters carrying French sports stars filming a popular European reality show crashed in a remote part of Argentina, killing 10 people, including two Olympic medal winners and a sailing champion, authorities said. The helicopters apparently collided in the air Monday near Villa Castelli in La Rioja province, about 730...

    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… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Says Rebels Attack in Donbas, Near Mariupol
    Mar10

    Ukraine Says Rebels Attack in Donbas, Near Mariupol

    Ukrainian officials say Russian-backed separatists have violated a cease-fire by shelling government positions in eastern Ukraine, including near the southeastern port of Mariupol. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin Says Crimeans Were Surveyed Before Annexation Vote
    Mar10

    Putin Says Crimeans Were Surveyed Before Annexation Vote

    President Vladimir Putin says Russia quietly conducted an opinion survey to gauge Crimeans’ appetite for annexation shortly before the March 2014 referendum on the issue. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A look at the 3 French athletes who died in helicopter crash
    Mar10

    A look at the 3 French athletes who died in helicopter crash

    PARIS (AP) — Three French athletes were among the 10 people who died as two helicopters filming a reality show crashed in a remote part of Argentina on Monday: Here’s a brief look at their careers: ___ CAMILLE MUFFAT Camille Muffat won the gold medal in the 400-meter freestyle at the 2012 London Games, setting an Olympic record. She added a...

    Russia Wants Explanation Of Call For EU Army
    Mar10

    Russia Wants Explanation Of Call For EU Army

    Russia has asked European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to explain his recent proposal to establish a European Union army. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine crisis: Poroshenko confirms rebel weapons moved
    Mar10

    Ukraine crisis: Poroshenko confirms rebel weapons moved

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says pro-Russian rebels in the east have withdrawn a “significant” amount of heavy weapons. Speaking on TV, Mr Poroshenko said his government forces had also pulled back “the lion’s share” of their rocket and heavy artillery systems. Under a ceasefire reached in February both sides were due to pull back...