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    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says heavy weaponry will be pulled out in 14 days.
    Feb12

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says heavy weaponry will be pulled out in 14 days.

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says heavy weaponry will be pulled out in 14 days. …read more Source:...

    Media Freedom In ‘Drastic Decline’ Worldwide
    Feb12

    Media Freedom In ‘Drastic Decline’ Worldwide

    Watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said in its annual evaluation released February 12 that media freedom suffered a “drastic decline” worldwide last year in part because of extremist groups such as Islamic State and Boko Haram. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Leaders in Ukraine Talks Announce Cease-Fire Agreement
    Feb12

    Leaders in Ukraine Talks Announce Cease-Fire Agreement

    The announcement capped a long night of negotiations that had appeared to be on the verge of collapse. …read more Source: The New York...

    Putin: Leaders Agree Deal for Ukraine Cease-fire
    Feb12

    Putin: Leaders Agree Deal for Ukraine Cease-fire

    (MINSK, Belarus) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says the warring parties in the Ukrainian conflict have agreed on a cease-fire beginning midnight on Saturday and a division line for withdrawing heavy weapons. After 15 hours of talks in the Belarusian capital, Putin said agreements had been signed, one declaring the cease-fire, the other to...

    Putin Announces Cease-Fire in Bloody Ukraine Conflict
    Feb12

    Putin Announces Cease-Fire in Bloody Ukraine Conflict

    Russian President Vladimir Putin announced on Thursday a ceasefire to the fighting in eastern Ukraine that has killed more than 5,000 people. …read more Source:...

    Putin: Leaders agree deal for Ukraine cease-fire
    Feb12

    Putin: Leaders agree deal for Ukraine cease-fire

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says the warring parties in the Ukrainian conflict have agreed on a cease-fire beginning midnight on Saturday and a division line for withdrawing heavy weapons. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Putin Says Ukraine, Rebels yet to Reach Deal on Ukrainian Pullout From Strategic Eastern Town
    Feb12

    Putin Says Ukraine, Rebels yet to Reach Deal on Ukrainian Pullout From Strategic Eastern Town

    Putin says Ukraine, rebels yet to reach deal on Ukrainian pullout from strategic eastern town …read more Source: ABC...

    Putin: Leaders agree deal for Ukraine cease-fire
    Feb12

    Putin: Leaders agree deal for Ukraine cease-fire

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says the warring parties in the Ukrainian conflict have agreed on a cease-fire beginning… …read more Source:...

    Oil cuts for Alberta, and an emergency bailout for Ukraine
    Feb12

    Oil cuts for Alberta, and an emergency bailout for Ukraine

    Bailouts, crises, negotiations and cuts – it’s been a busy, heavy week, so good thing we’ve got Valentine’s Day to look forward to. (Never mind, I took the opportunity today to ruin that, as well!) The leading news this morning is a more than $17 billion emergency bailout for a beleaguered Ukraine, which was agreed to this...

    IMF earmarks $17.6 billion for Ukraine reforms
    Feb12

    IMF earmarks $17.6 billion for Ukraine reforms

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The International Monetary Fund has agreed to provide Ukraine with 15.5 billion euros ($17.6 billion) to help support economic reforms. …read more Source: U.S....