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    ‘Sleepwalking’ Into Crisis: How Putin Took West by Surprise
    Feb20

    ‘Sleepwalking’ Into Crisis: How Putin Took West by Surprise

    America’s European allies sleepwalked into the conflict with Russia in Ukraine, according to a report by British lawmakers. …read more Source:...

    Merkel, Hollande To Discuss Ukraine Amid Renewed Fighting
    Feb20

    Merkel, Hollande To Discuss Ukraine Amid Renewed Fighting

    The German and French leaders are due to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine amid a shaky cease-fire deal aimed at putting an end to the fighting in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU and Britain ‘Sleepwalked’ Into Ukraine Crisis, Say UK Lords
    Feb20

    EU and Britain ‘Sleepwalked’ Into Ukraine Crisis, Say UK Lords

    House of Lords report criticises EU member states for ‘being taken by surprise’ by crisis …read more Source:...

    Report Accuses EU, Britain Of ‘Sleepwalking’ Into Ukraine Crisis
    Feb20

    Report Accuses EU, Britain Of ‘Sleepwalking’ Into Ukraine Crisis

    A British Parliamentary committee says the European Union and Britain are guilty of “sleepwalking” into the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite cease-fire
    Feb20

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite cease-fire

    A pro-Russian rebel takes a ribbon from his arm in Debaltseve, eastern Ukraine on Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. The ribbons are used as a form of identification. After weeks of relentless fighting,… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Rebels pledge prisoner exchange as Ukraine ceasefire teeters
    Feb20

    Rebels pledge prisoner exchange as Ukraine ceasefire teeters

    Kiev (AFP) – Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine promised Friday to start exchanging prisoners, in a possible boost to a ceasefire that the US accuses separatists of repeatedly violating.A rebel official for human rights, Daria Morozova, said an initial exchange of prisoners with the Ukrainian side would take place on Saturday, the Interfax news...

    Fighting continues in east Ukraine despite ceasefire
    Feb20

    Fighting continues in east Ukraine despite ceasefire

    Ukrainian forces withdrew from Debaltseve on Wednesday, but tanks remain in the area …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Fighting persists in east Ukraine despite ceasefire
    Feb20

    Fighting persists in east Ukraine despite ceasefire

    KIEV/VUHLEHIRSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Fighting persisted in east Ukraine on Friday despite new European efforts to ensure a ceasefire takes… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continuing despite ceasefire
    Feb20

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continuing despite ceasefire

    A Ukrainian military spokesman says separatist rebels fired on Ukrainian positions nearly 50 times over the past day, despite a cease-fire that was called into effect five days ago. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite cease-fire
    Feb20

    Ukraine says rebel attacks continue despite cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian military spokesman says separatist rebels fired on Ukrainian positions nearly 50 times over the past day, despite a cease-fire that was called into effect five days ago.read more …read more Source: CNS...