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    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite cease-fire
    Feb20

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian military spokesman says separatist rebels fired on Ukrainian positions nearly 50 times over the past day, despite a cease-fire that was called into effect five days ago. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine’s nameless dead ‘would take forever to count’
    Feb20

    Ukraine’s nameless dead ‘would take forever to count’

    SLOVIANSK, Ukraine — Peering out over the faded fence in front of her modest cottage, Maria Vasylovna Pichko wonders if her son is “somewhere out there.” “In my heart I believe he is,” says the 61-year-old, wiping tears from her eyes. See also: Sudden and violent death on the front lines of Debaltseve in Ukraine It’s...

    Ukraine Says Rebel Attacks Continue Despite Cease-Fire
    Feb20

    Ukraine Says Rebel Attacks Continue Despite Cease-Fire

    Ukraine says rebels attacked nearly 50 times in past day despite cease-fire …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine says rebels attacked nearly 50 times in past day despite cease-fire
    Feb20

    Ukraine says rebels attacked nearly 50 times in past day despite cease-fire

    A Ukrainian military spokesman says separatist rebels fired on Ukrainian positions nearly 50 times over the past day, despite a cease-fire that was called into effect five days ago. …read more Source: FOX...

    Putin’s Long Arm
    Feb20

    Putin’s Long Arm

    Gary Locke In Chechnya, Georgia, and Ukraine, Russia works through bribery, fear, and force to destroy its opponents. In the West, it works through Interpol and the U.S. Treasury. If Moscow decides to target you, being in the United States won’t protect you from Russian harassment. In fact, it makes you a better victim. …read more...

    It’s Time for the West to Arm Ukraine
    Feb20

    It’s Time for the West to Arm Ukraine

    It has become something of a mantra among diplomats and other foreign policy analysts that there is no military solution to the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. The only viable path to peace and stability, observers almost unanimously proclaim, is… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite cease-fire
    Feb20

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian military spokesman says separatist rebels fired on Ukrainian positions nearly 50 times over the past day, despite a cease-fire that was called into effect five days ago. Lt. Col. Anatoliy Stelmakh said Friday that the village of Kurakhovo, west of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, was hit by fire from Grad rockets...

    Ukraine Crisis: UK, EU Made ‘Catastrophic’ Errors In Reading Russia’s Mood, Report Says
    Feb20

    Ukraine Crisis: UK, EU Made ‘Catastrophic’ Errors In Reading Russia’s Mood, Report Says

    A British parliamentary committee has accused the U.K. and the European Union (EU) of “sleepwalking” into the ongoing crisis in eastern Ukraine and misreading the mood in Russia, which has been blamed for fueling the conflict by arming rebels and sending troops to Ukraine. …read more Source: International Business...

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite cease-fire
    Feb20

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian military spokesman says separatist rebels fired on Ukrainian positions nearly 50 times over the past day, despite… …read more Source:...

    Unrest, Shortages Mark Anniversary of Ukraine Protests
    Feb20

    Unrest, Shortages Mark Anniversary of Ukraine Protests

    Ukrainians are marking the first anniversary of Kyiv protests that led to the ouster of a pro-Russian president and subsequent fighting in Ukraine’s Russian-speaking east. After more than 5,600 deaths and much destruction, the country continues to suffer from a political and economic crisis. VOA’s Zlatica Hoke reports. …read...