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    Ukraine coal mine blast kills 1, dozens feared dead
    Mar04

    Ukraine coal mine blast kills 1, dozens feared dead

    Dozens of miners were trapped underground and feared dead after a blast on Wednesday at a coal mine in the eastern Ukrainian rebel stronghold of Donetsk. …read more Source:...

    Kerry pushes back on Israeli criticism of Iran nuke talks
    Mar04

    Kerry pushes back on Israeli criticism of Iran nuke talks

    By MATTHEW LEE and GEORGE JAHN read more …read more Source: CNS...

    A Stalemate Ukraine Can Win
    Mar04

    A Stalemate Ukraine Can Win

    The crowing began before the battle of Debaltseve had even concluded. During the cease-fire negotiations in Minsk, Vladimir Putin reportedly boasted that 500 Ukrainian soldiers would be killed and 2,000 taken prisoner. After the Ukrainians had withdrawn, he taunted them by saying that they had been defeated by “yesterday’s tractor drivers.”...

    Germany’s chancellor warns Russia to live up to Ukraine peace deal or face more sanctions
    Mar04

    Germany’s chancellor warns Russia to live up to Ukraine peace deal or face more sanctions

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is warning Russia to live up to the Ukraine peace agreement it backed in Minsk last month or face tougher European Union sanctions. …read more Source: FOX...

    Merkel warns Russia to live up to Ukraine peace deal
    Mar04

    Merkel warns Russia to live up to Ukraine peace deal

    BRUSSELS (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is warning Russia to live up to the Ukraine peace agreement it backed in Minsk last month or face… …read more Source:...

    Russian Court Keeps Ukrainian Pilot Behind Bars
    Mar04

    Russian Court Keeps Ukrainian Pilot Behind Bars

    MOSCOW—A Russian court has rejected an appeal to release a Ukrainian pilot who has been on hunger strike since mid-December. The case of Nadezhda Savchenko has attracted high attention in recent weeks as concerns rise about her health. Savchenko has been in Russian custody since June on charges that she provided information for a mortar attack...

    France’s Top Appeals Court Upholds Extradition Of Fugitive Kazakh Banker
    Mar04

    France’s Top Appeals Court Upholds Extradition Of Fugitive Kazakh Banker

    The top French appeals court has upheld the extradition of fugitive Kazakh banker Mukhtar Ablyazov to either Russia or Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    One confirmed dead in coal mine blast in rebel-held Donetsk, Ukraine
    Mar04

    One confirmed dead in coal mine blast in rebel-held Donetsk, Ukraine

    An explosion ripped through a coal mine before dawn Wednesday in war-torn eastern Ukraine, killing at least one miner, rebel and government officials said. An injured miner reported seeing five bodies. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russian court keeps Ukrainian pilot behind bars
    Mar04

    Russian court keeps Ukrainian pilot behind bars

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court has rejected an appeal to release a Ukrainian pilot who has been on hunger strike since mid-December. The case of Nadezhda Savchenko has attracted high attention in recent weeks as concerns rise about her health. Savchenko has been in Russian custody since June on charges that she provided information for a mortar...

    EU ready with sanctions if Ukraine ceasefire violated, Merkel says
    Mar04

    EU ready with sanctions if Ukraine ceasefire violated, Merkel says

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned Russia on Wednesday that any serious violation of the current ceasefire in east… …read more Source:...