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    Demilitarized zone proposed as Ukraine peace talks continue
    Feb07

    Demilitarized zone proposed as Ukraine peace talks continue

    French President Francois Hollande says the French-German peace plan for Ukraine calls for a demilitarized zone in Ukraine and greater autonomy for the pro-separatist eastern region. …read more Source:...

    Hollande proposes demilitarized zone as Ukraine peace talks continue
    Feb07

    Hollande proposes demilitarized zone as Ukraine peace talks continue

    French President Francois Hollande is proposing a demilitarized zone in Ukraine and greater autonomy for the pro-separatist eastern region. …read more Source:...

    Putin: we don’t want war
    Feb07

    Putin: we don’t want war

    The Russian president’s remarks on Saturday to a trade union congress in the resort city of Sochi came as officials from Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany tried to develop a new initiative for ending the fighting in eastern Ukraine. The Ukraine crisis, which Moscow contends was sparked by Western manipulation, has brought punishing...

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words
    Feb07

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words

    MUNICH (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is backing the German-French diplomatic push to calm the crisis in Ukraine but says Russia will have… …read more Source:...

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words
    Feb07

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is backing the German-French diplomatic push to calm the crisis in Ukraine but says Russia will have to be judged by its actions on the ground, “not by the paper they sign.” …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Hollande: ‘Rather strong’ autonomy for east Ukraine on the table
    Feb07

    Hollande: ‘Rather strong’ autonomy for east Ukraine on the table

    French President Francois Hollande, traveling to Kiev and Moscow with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, said a deal to end the Ukraine crisis could include a demilitarized zone and greater autonomy for the separatist eastern region. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Russia, European Powers Agree to Draft Ukraine Peace Plan
    Feb07

    Russia, European Powers Agree to Draft Ukraine Peace Plan

    The leaders of Russia, Germany and France agreed during late-night talks in Moscow to draw up a plan to end fighting in Ukraine as rebels wage a deadly offensive in the country’s east, officials said Saturday.A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin said that more… …read more Source:...

    Rebels, Ukrainian Forces Agree on Humanitarian Corridor
    Feb07

    Rebels, Ukrainian Forces Agree on Humanitarian Corridor

    Pro-Russia rebels and the Ukrainian authorities agreed Friday on a humanitarian corridor to evacuate civilians from the epicenter of fighting in eastern Ukraine as German and French leaders prepared to bring their peace plan to Moscow. …read more Source:...

    Merkel: Germany, France to Use ‘All Power’ for Ukraine Peace
    Feb07

    Merkel: Germany, France to Use ‘All Power’ for Ukraine Peace

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she and French President Francois Hollande will “use all our power” on their visit to Moscow to try and stop the bloodshed in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Biden: Putin still sending 'little green men' into Ukraine
    Feb07

    Biden: Putin still sending 'little green men' into Ukraine

    Vice President Biden is questioning Moscow’s committment to peace, accusing Russian President Vladimir Putin of sending unmarked soldiers known as “little green men” into Ukraine. “Putin continues to call for new peace plans as his troops roll… …read more Source: The...