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    Fighting in Ukraine persists in day before cease-fire is to take effect
    Feb14

    Fighting in Ukraine persists in day before cease-fire is to take effect

    Officials in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol say an array of artillery attacks hit areas near the city during the morning, as the deadline for a cease-fire creeps closer. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine fighting persists as cease-fire time approaches
    Feb14

    Ukraine fighting persists as cease-fire time approaches

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Officials in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol say an array of artillery attacks hit areas near the city during the… …read more Source:...

    Analysis: NATO expansion at heart of Ukraine crisis
    Feb14

    Analysis: NATO expansion at heart of Ukraine crisis

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The Cold War didn’t end. It just took on a 24-year pause. The East-West showdown over Ukraine makes that clear. As the non-Russian republics broke free in the Soviet collapse and Eastern European Soviet satellite countries snapped the chains of Moscow’s dominion, common wisdom held that the … …read...

    Ukraine cease-fire deadline provokes bitter last-gasp battle
    Feb14

    Ukraine cease-fire deadline provokes bitter last-gasp battle

    Russian-backed separatists mounted a vicious assault Friday in eastern Ukraine ahead of a weekend cease-fire deadline, pummeling a strategic railway hub with wave upon wave of shelling in a last-minute…Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Analysis: NATO expansion at heart of Ukraine crisis
    Feb14

    Analysis: NATO expansion at heart of Ukraine crisis

    The United States and its European allies, bound together in the NATO alliance to block further Soviet expansion in Europe after World War II. Since the Soviet collapse — as Moscow had feared — that alliance has spread eastward, expanding along a line from Estonia in the north to Romania and Bulgaria in the south. U.S.-Russian relations have...

    Russia asks UN Security Council to support cease-fire agreement
    Feb14

    Russia asks UN Security Council to support cease-fire agreement

    Russia is asking the UN Security Council to endorse the new cease-fire agreement on Ukraine and has called upon all parties involved to fully carry it out. …read more Source: FOX...

    Analysis: NATO expansion at heart of Ukraine crisis
    Feb14

    Analysis: NATO expansion at heart of Ukraine crisis

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Cold War didn’t end. It just took on a 24-year pause. The East-West showdown over Ukraine makes that clear…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Analysis: NATO expansion at heart of Ukraine crisis
    Feb14

    Analysis: NATO expansion at heart of Ukraine crisis

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Cold War didn’t end. It just took on a 24-year pause. The East-West showdown over Ukraine makes that clear.As the… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine cease-fire deadline provokes bitter last-gasp battle
    Feb14

    Ukraine cease-fire deadline provokes bitter last-gasp battle

    Ukrainian army armored vehicles ride on a road towards Debaltseve near the town of Artemivsk, Ukraine, Friday, Feb. 13, 2015. The fighting between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian gover… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Russia asks UN Security Council to take rare action on Ukraine by endorsing cease-fire deal
    Feb14

    Russia asks UN Security Council to take rare action on Ukraine by endorsing cease-fire deal

    Russia has circulated a draft resolution in the United Nations Security Council endorsing the latest cease-fire agreement on Ukraine and calling on all parties involved to carry it out. …read more Source: FOX...