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    AP News in Brief at 5:58 p.m. EST
    Feb13

    AP News in Brief at 5:58 p.m. EST

    New peace deal reached for eastern Ukraine; Cease-fire on Sunday but questions remain MINSK, Belarus (AP) – The peace deal reached Thursday for Ukraine, if it holds, would be a partial win for both Moscow and Kiev: Ukraine retains the separatist eastern regions and regains control of its border with … …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian parliament members brawl
    Feb13

    Ukrainian parliament members brawl

    On the same day that a cease-fire agreement was reached between Ukraine and Russian-backed rebels, 2 Ukrainian lawmakers got into a brutal fist fight in the halls of the parliament building. …read more Source:...

    5 things for new Ukraine cease-fire to hold
    Feb13

    5 things for new Ukraine cease-fire to hold

    The cease-fire agreement will rely on implementation, which has not happened in the past. …read more Source: USA...

    For fighters in Ukraine, a cease-fire is not enough
    Feb13

    For fighters in Ukraine, a cease-fire is not enough

    Concerns remain in eastern Ukraine after cease-fire agreement was announced …read more Source: USA...

    A look at who got what in Ukraine peace deal
    Feb13

    A look at who got what in Ukraine peace deal

    Ukrainian troops and Russian-backed separatist forces are to begin an “immediate and comprehensive” cease-fire by the start of Sunday (2 p.m. PST on Saturday). Both sides are to pull heavy weapons back from the front line from 15 miles to 42 miles depending on their caliber, creating a much wider buffer zone than specified under the September...

    EU President Donald Tusk urges caution over Ukraine peace deal, cease-fire key test
    Feb13

    EU President Donald Tusk urges caution over Ukraine peace deal, cease-fire key test

    European Union leaders expressed caution Thursday about the peace deal hammered out for eastern Ukraine, saying the cease-fire must be respected before any scaling back of sanctions against Moscow can be considered. …read more Source: FOX...

    Despite Ukraine cease-fire, default risk still high
    Feb13

    Despite Ukraine cease-fire, default risk still high

    Despite a tentative cease-fire and multibillion-dollar IMF aid package, Ukraine’s economy remains in peril. …read more Source:...

    How the Ceasefire With Russia Might Save Ukraine
    Feb13

    How the Ceasefire With Russia Might Save Ukraine

    The U.S.-endorsed ceasefire between Russia and Ukraine is widely viewed as a win for Russian President Vladimir Putin. But it might be exactly what Ukraine needs to prevent an economic collapse. The deal forces Ukrainian President Petro O. Poroshenko to acknowledge gains made by pro-Russian separatists. Ultimately, Putin is the only one who can...

    Judge Putin on his actions, not ceasefire deal: Harper
    Feb13

    Judge Putin on his actions, not ceasefire deal: Harper

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper will judge Russian President Vladimir Putin on his actions, not the ceasefire agreement reached Thursday with Ukraine. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    EU Extremely Wary About Ukraine Peace Deal, Cease-Fire
    Feb13

    EU Extremely Wary About Ukraine Peace Deal, Cease-Fire

    EU President Donald Tusk urges caution over Ukraine peace deal, cease-fire key test …read more Source: ABC...