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    Ukraine Rebels Agree To Pull Heavy Weapons From Front Line, Swap Prisoners With Kiev
    Feb22

    Ukraine Rebels Agree To Pull Heavy Weapons From Front Line, Swap Prisoners With Kiev

    Pro-Russian rebels fighting in eastern Ukraine have agreed to begin pulling heavy weapons from the front line of the conflict, according to a Russian general involved in implementing the ceasefire, cited by the BBC. General Alexander Lentsov said the rebels had signed orders to complete the withdrawal over the next two weeks, starting from...

    Ukraine claims 12 cease-fire violations overnight
    Feb22

    Ukraine claims 12 cease-fire violations overnight

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say Russia-backed separatists violated a troubled cease-fire a dozen times during the night with artillery and rocket attacks and an attempt to storm a Ukrainian encampment. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine claims 12 cease-fire violations overnight
    Feb22

    Ukraine claims 12 cease-fire violations overnight

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say Russia-backed separatists violated a troubled cease-fire a dozen times during the night with artillery and rocket attacks and an attempt to storm a Ukrainian encampment.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine Claims 12 Cease-Fire Violations Overnight
    Feb22

    Ukraine Claims 12 Cease-Fire Violations Overnight

    Ukraine claims rebels violate cease-fire 12 times during night …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine claims 12 cease-fire violations overnight
    Feb22

    Ukraine claims 12 cease-fire violations overnight

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say Russia-backed separatists violated a troubled cease-fire a dozen times during the night with… …read more Source:...

    Both sides agree to start heavy weapons pullback in Ukraine
    Feb22

    Both sides agree to start heavy weapons pullback in Ukraine

    Kiev (AFP) – Both sides in Ukraine’s conflict have agreed to pull back their heavy weapons from the frontline in accordance with a UN-backed truce, a Ukrainian military official told AFP on Sunday.”The papers have been signed to begin withdrawing heavy weapons all along the frontline,” General Olexander Rozmaznin said. The...

    Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels swap dozens of prisoners
    Feb22

    Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels swap dozens of prisoners

    KIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists have exchanged dozens of prisoners in east Ukraine,… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, rebels swap prisoners
    Feb22

    Ukraine, rebels swap prisoners

    A ceasefire remains in serious doubt and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry blasts Russia over “land-grabbing in Ukraine.” …read more Source:...

    Prisoner Swap In Ukraine
    Feb22

    Prisoner Swap In Ukraine

    The Ukrainian government and pro-Russian rebels have exchanged prisoners in the east of the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kerry raises prospect  of more sanctions against Russia
    Feb22

    Kerry raises prospect of more sanctions against Russia

    LONDON — Nearly one week after a cease-fire was supposed to have gone into effect in Ukraine, Secretary of State John Kerry met with his British counterpart to discuss the imposition of additional sanctions because of what he called Russia’s “brazen” violations of the agreement. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...