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    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches
    Feb14

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches

    SVITLODARSK, Ukraine — Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists rocketed each other with heavy artillery fire Saturday — shelling that extended far beyond any front lines — as the hours ticked down to a cease-fire that was supposed to start at midnight. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko declared he would consider imposing …...

    Shelling hits central Donetsk ahead of Ukraine ceasefire
    Feb14

    Shelling hits central Donetsk ahead of Ukraine ceasefire

    A man and a woman were killed Saturday by shelling in the centre of the eastern Ukraine rebel stronghold Donetsk, just hours before a truce was due to start, an AFP journalist at the scene said. Duration: 00:47 Video provided by AFP …read more Source: USA...

    Shelling hits Ukraine’s Artemivsk hours before ceasefire
    Feb14

    Shelling hits Ukraine’s Artemivsk hours before ceasefire

    Shelling destroys a medical clinic in Ukraine’s Artemivsk just hours before a planned ceasefire to take effect. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches
    Feb14

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches

    SVITLODARSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists rocketed each other with heavy artillery fire Saturday — shelling that… …read more Source:...

    Fake Photos? Ukrainian Deputy Rejects U.S. Senator’s Claims Of Misinformation
    Feb14

    Fake Photos? Ukrainian Deputy Rejects U.S. Senator’s Claims Of Misinformation

    A U.S. senator has accused a Ukrainian parliamentary delegation of providing his staff with misleading photos of Russian tanks allegedly entering Ukraine. But the deputy said to have provided the photos denies the account. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches
    Feb14

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches

    Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists rocketed each other with heavy artillery fire Saturday – shelling that extended far beyond any front lines – as the hours ticked down to a cease-fire that was supposed to… …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    How About a Memorial to the Victims of Harperism?
    Feb14

    How About a Memorial to the Victims of Harperism?

    This image shows the machine works of Richard Hartmann in Chemnitz. Hartmann was one of the most successful entrepreneurs and largest employers in the Kingdom of Saxony. “Only a fool would deny that millions have been the tragic victims of communism, but that number pales, surely, in comparison with the victims of capitalism.” — Roy MacGregor,...

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches
    Feb14

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches

    SVITLODARSK, Ukraine — Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists rocketed each other with heavy artillery fire Saturday — shelling that extended far beyond any front lines — as the hours ticked down to a cease-fire that was supposed to start at midnight.Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko declared he would consider imposing martial law if...

    Poroshenko, rebel chief vow to respect ceasefire
    Feb14

    Poroshenko, rebel chief vow to respect ceasefire

    Kiev (AFP) – Both Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels on Saturday pledged to respect a ceasefire due to come into force within hours, after fierce fighting plunged the truce into doubt. Under a peace plan signed between Kiev and the rebels in Minsk this week the ceasefire is scheduled to start in war-torn east Ukraine at 2200 GMT on Saturday....

    Rebels Fight For Territory Ahead of Ukraine Ceasefire, Kiev Military Says
    Feb14

    Rebels Fight For Territory Ahead of Ukraine Ceasefire, Kiev Military Says

    The ceasefire will take effect at midnight. …read more Source:...