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    Prisoner swap, expected heavy weapons withdrawal in Ukraine
    Feb22

    Prisoner swap, expected heavy weapons withdrawal in Ukraine

    Are both sides in the Ukrainian conflict finally withdrawing their weapons from the front? Reports from the country seem to say yes. Video provided by Newsy …read more Source: USA...

    West hikes warnings over Ukraine truce as new flashpoint ignites
    Feb22

    West hikes warnings over Ukraine truce as new flashpoint ignites

    Debaltseve (Ukraine) (AFP) – The West sounded more forceful warnings over Ukraine’s battered truce Sunday as fighting raged around the port city of Mariupol and the warring sides wrangled over withdrawing heavy weapons.The volatility was underlined by a bomb blast in the eastern Ukraine city of Kharkiv that killed two people during a...

    Ukraine crisis: 4 arrested after blast kills 2 at Yanukovych ouster anniversary march
    Feb22

    Ukraine crisis: 4 arrested after blast kills 2 at Yanukovych ouster anniversary march

    Ukraine officials say they have arrest four people ater an explosion killed two people at a memorial rally in an eastern city far from the front line. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Prisoners Released in Darkness
    Feb22

    Ukraine Prisoners Released in Darkness

    Ukrainian government and rebel forces exchange dozens of prisoners, in the first step successfully carried out under the Minsk agreements. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Ukraine, Pro-Russia Rebels Swap Dozens of Prisoners
    Feb22

    Ukraine, Pro-Russia Rebels Swap Dozens of Prisoners

    In the dead of night, a prisoner swap in the eastern Ukrainian village of Zholobok — just west of the rebel stronghold Luhansk. It’s the first in a series of moves designed to implement a peace deal reached February 12, despite a shaky ceasefire. Some 130 government servicemen are being released in exchange for about 50 rebels. One...

    At Least Two Killed in Blast at Peace March in Ukraine’s Kharkiv
    Feb22

    At Least Two Killed in Blast at Peace March in Ukraine’s Kharkiv

    At least two people were killed and 15 wounded on Sunday (February 22) when an explosive device was thrown from a car into a crowd attending a peace rally in the northeastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv, Ukrainian officials said. An aide to Ukraine’s security and defense council said an unspecified number of suspects were arrested over...

    Bomb blast at pro-Ukraine rally in Kharkiv kills 2; Kiev blames Russia
    Feb22

    Bomb blast at pro-Ukraine rally in Kharkiv kills 2; Kiev blames Russia

    A homemade bomb apparently hidden in a thin layer of snow exploded Sunday during a pro-Ukraine march in the eastern industrial city of Kharkiv, killing at least two people and wounding 11, authorities said. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Police among dead, wounded in blast at Kharkiv
    Feb22

    Police among dead, wounded in blast at Kharkiv

    Police officers are among the two dead and 15 wounded after an explosion during a peaceful protest in the eastern city of Kharkiv, Ukraine’s Interior Ministry said Sunday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Fears Spread of war after Blast in Eastern City
    Feb22

    Ukraine Fears Spread of war after Blast in Eastern City

    Ukraine said on Sunday it feared unrest could spread beyond territory held by pro-Russian separatists, after an explosion killed two people at a memorial rally in an eastern city far from the front line. Kiev said it arrested four people who had been armed and trained in… …read more Source:...

    Blast hits march in eastern Ukraine, killing 2
    Feb22

    Blast hits march in eastern Ukraine, killing 2

    Russia-backed rebels guard a bus carrying Ukrainian prisoners of war in Luhansk, Ukraine, Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015. Ukrainian military and separatist representatives exchanged dozens of prisone… …read more Source: The Bismarck...