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    Letters From Donbas, Part 3: ‘Dirt, Tears, and Blood’
    Feb08

    Letters From Donbas, Part 3: ‘Dirt, Tears, and Blood’

    Thousands have fled eastern Ukraine since the conflict erupted in April. Some have since returned. Other people chose to stay and tough it out. From teachers to pensioners to families with children, residents of rebel-held towns are struggling to get on with their lives amid the chaos and uncertainty. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Can 4 world leaders end fighting in Ukraine?
    Feb08

    Can 4 world leaders end fighting in Ukraine?

    Four countries hope to draft a plan that would renew September’s much-violated Ukraine-Russia peace accord. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Kerry Denies Split Between US And Europe On Russia Policy
    Feb08

    Kerry Denies Split Between US And Europe On Russia Policy

    (Reuters) – Secretary of State John Kerry denied on Sunday that a split has emerged between Washington and Europe over how to handle Russia, after leading U.S. senators sharply criticized Germany and other countries who oppose sending arms to the Ukraine military. “Let me assure everybody there is no division, there is no split – I...

    Leaders scramble to avert ‘dramatic spiral’ in Ukraine
    Feb08

    Leaders scramble to avert ‘dramatic spiral’ in Ukraine

    By Noah Barkin and Lesley Wroughton MUNICH (Reuters) – The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France agreed to meet in Belarus on… …read more Source:...

    Cruz: Obama not honoring obligation to Ukraine
    Feb08

    Cruz: Obama not honoring obligation to Ukraine

    Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Sunday called for the U.S. to send weapons to Ukraine to counter Russian aggression, saying that President Obama is not honoring a treaty obligation with the former Soviet republic.Cruz spoke to ABC’s “This Week” from a… …read more Source: The...

    Leaders Plan For New Minsk Summit On Ukraine
    Feb08

    Leaders Plan For New Minsk Summit On Ukraine

    A revival of peace talks in the capital of Belarus is aimed at resuscitating a widely violated truce agreed there in September.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    4 world leaders aim to hold Ukraine talks
    Feb08

    4 world leaders aim to hold Ukraine talks

    Decision follows “extensive” phone call among leaders of Germany, Russia, France, Ukraine. …read more Source: USA...

    Leaders of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France aim to hold Ukraine talks
    Feb08

    Leaders of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France aim to hold Ukraine talks

    The decision follows an “extensive” phone call between the four leaders. …read more Source: USA...

    ‘Sacred Sperm’ Film Explores Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Taboos
    Feb08

    ‘Sacred Sperm’ Film Explores Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Taboos

    JERUSALEM (AP) – Like so many parents, Ori Gruder was grappling with how to talk to his 10-year-old son about sex. Being a member of Israel’s ultra-Orthodox religious community, which tends to keep discussions of sexuality to a whisper, made the task even more difficult. So Gruder created “Sacred Sperm,” an hour-long...

    World Leaders Aim To Hold Ukraine Summit In Minsk Wednesday
    Feb08

    World Leaders Aim To Hold Ukraine Summit In Minsk Wednesday

    MUNICH (AP) — The leaders of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine aim to hold a summit in Minsk this week as they try to stem fighting in eastern Ukraine, officials said Sunday. The plan for a meeting Wednesday in the Belarusian capital emerged from a phone call between German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande, Russian...