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    Rebels: 8 civilians killed by Ukraine shelling
    Feb08

    Rebels: 8 civilians killed by Ukraine shelling

    Shelling has killed eight civilians in the Donetsk region over the past day, the self-declared deputy defense minister of the rebel group Donetsk People’s Republic says. …read more Source:...

    Kerry: US, Europe not divided over Ukraine response
    Feb08

    Kerry: US, Europe not divided over Ukraine response

    MUNICH (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is denying that the United States and Europe are divided over how to respond to the crisis in Ukraine and how to deal with Russia’s role in it. Speaking to an international security conference in Munich on Sunday, Kerry said the U.S. and its European allies are “united in our...

    Kerry: US, Europe not divided over Ukraine response
    Feb08

    Kerry: US, Europe not divided over Ukraine response

    MUNICH (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is denying that the United States and Europe are divided over how to respond to the crisis in Ukraine and how to deal with Russia’s role in it. Speaking to an international security conference in Munich on Sunday, Kerry said the U.S. and its European allies are “united in our diplomacy” on...

    Kerry: US, Europe not divided over Ukraine response
    Feb08

    Kerry: US, Europe not divided over Ukraine response

    MUNICH (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is denying that the United States and Europe are divided over how to respond to the crisis in… …read more Source:...

    Kerry: US, Europe Not Divided Over Ukraine Response
    Feb08

    Kerry: US, Europe Not Divided Over Ukraine Response

    Kerry denies that US, Europe are divided over response to Ukraine crisis, Russia …read more Source: ABC...

    West presses Putin to back ‘last-chance’ Ukraine peace bid
    Feb08

    West presses Putin to back ‘last-chance’ Ukraine peace bid

    Munich (Germany) (AFP) – Western leaders challenged Russian President Vladimir Putin Saturday to prove he wants peace in Ukraine, warning both sides a new Franco-German peace drive may be a “last chance” to stop all-out war.In a dramatic gesture at a gathering of world leaders in Germany, Ukraine’s President Petro...

    More Ukraine Crisis Talks Scheduled
    Feb08

    More Ukraine Crisis Talks Scheduled

    Diplomatic efforts to defuse the conflict in eastern Ukraine continue on February 8. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine president pushes for fast cease-fire, defensive arms
    Feb08

    Ukraine president pushes for fast cease-fire, defensive arms

    MUNICH (AP) — Ukraine’s president is pushing for both a quick cease-fire in his country’s troubled east and defensive weapons from the West, as mediators sought momentum Saturday for a deal to stem the fighting at Europe’s edge. Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin are to confer with the leaders of Germany and...

    Coffin with Remains from MH17 Plane Crash Repatriated
    Feb08

    Coffin with Remains from MH17 Plane Crash Repatriated

    The remains of victims from the MH17 plane crash arrived in a coffin at the Dutch military airport in Eindhoven on Saturday (February 7). It was the eighth flight to repatriate the remains of those killed in the crash to Dutch soil. All 298 people on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpar died when it crashed in an...

    Arnold Schwarzenegger Meets Ukraine’s Klitschko at Munich Conference
    Feb08

    Arnold Schwarzenegger Meets Ukraine’s Klitschko at Munich Conference

    Arnold Schwarzenegger was in Munich, Germany where he met another former athlete turned politician. The former action hero turned U.S. Governor shook hands with Ukrainian Vitaly Klitschko — a former boxer and now mayor of Kiev. The two were at the Munich Security Conference, where Schwarzenegger was delivering a speech on the environment....