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    Ukraine disputes rebel claim that weapons pullback begins
    Feb24

    Ukraine disputes rebel claim that weapons pullback begins

    Ukrainian disputes rebel claim that they are beginning a heavy weapons pullback …read more Source:...

    Lithuania is so concerned about a Russian invasion of the Baltics that it’s bringing back conscription
    Feb24

    Lithuania is so concerned about a Russian invasion of the Baltics that it’s bringing back conscription

    Lithuania announced on Tuesday it would return to limited military conscription later this year as concern mounts over Russia’s aggressive regional posture. Moscow has repeatedly launched military exercises near the three Baltic states of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, which are all NATO members. “We must temporarily renew mandatory...

    Lithuania restores compulsory military service
    Feb24

    Lithuania restores compulsory military service

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania has decided to restore compulsory military service for young men as tensions in Ukraine continue to worry the small Baltic nation. After a meeting of military leaders and top government officials, President Dalia Grybauskaite said Tuesday the measure was necessary because of “growing aggression” in Ukraine....

    Lithuania restores compulsory military service
    Feb24

    Lithuania restores compulsory military service

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania has decided to restore compulsory military service for young men as tensions in Ukraine continue to worry the… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine skeptical of rebels’ weapons pullback
    Feb24

    Ukraine skeptical of rebels’ weapons pullback

    Separatists say they’re complying with terms of cease-fire deal, but Ukraine’s military isn’t convinced, claiming the rebels “are just regrouping” …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian president signs memorandum of cooperation with UAE on military and technical issues
    Feb24

    Ukrainian president signs memorandum of cooperation with UAE on military and technical issues

    Ukraine’s president says his country has signed an agreement to cooperate with the United Arab Emirates on military and technical issues as he licked off a visit to the Western-allied Gulf nation. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainian president signs memorandum to cooperate with UAE
    Feb24

    Ukrainian president signs memorandum to cooperate with UAE

    ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Ukraine’s president says his country has signed an agreement to cooperate with the United Arab Emirates on military and technical issues as he licked off a visit to the Western-allied Gulf nation. …read more Source: U.S....

    Rebels celebrate capture of Debaltseve, Ukraine
    Feb24

    Rebels celebrate capture of Debaltseve, Ukraine

    Ed AdamczykDONETSK, Ukraine, Feb. 24 (UPI) — Donetsk, Ukraine, hosted a celebratory rally Monday to commemorate the taking of the battered city of Debaltseve by pro-Russian separatists. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukrainian president signs memorandum to cooperate with UAE
    Feb24

    Ukrainian president signs memorandum to cooperate with UAE

    ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Ukraine’s president says his country has signed an agreement to cooperate with the United Arab Emirates on… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Swaps prisoners, agrees to withdraw heavy weapons
    Feb24

    Ukraine Swaps prisoners, agrees to withdraw heavy weapons

    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...