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    Ukraine, rebels say cease-fire violations persist
    Feb21

    Ukraine, rebels say cease-fire violations persist

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s military and Russia-backed separatist rebels on Saturday accused each other of continuing to mount attacks a week… …read more Source:...

    Kerry Says US, Allies Considering Extra Sanctions On Russia Over Ukraine
    Feb21

    Kerry Says US, Allies Considering Extra Sanctions On Russia Over Ukraine

    (Reuters) – Secretary of State John Kerry said on Saturday the United States and its allies were not prepared to play games with Russia and are discussing additional sanctions against Moscow over its role in eastern Ukraine, undermining a European-brokered truce. “Russia has engaged in an absolutely brazen and cynical process over...

    Debaltseve in Rubble as Pro-Russian Rebels Take Control
    Feb21

    Debaltseve in Rubble as Pro-Russian Rebels Take Control

    Separatist forces battled for the east Ukrainian town during what was supposed to be a truce. …read more Source:...

    U.S., Allies Discuss New Russia Sanctions Over Ukraine
    Feb21

    U.S., Allies Discuss New Russia Sanctions Over Ukraine

    Secretary of State Kerry accuses Moscow of ‘extraordinarily craven behavior at the expense of…a nation.’ …read more Source:...

    US, UK discuss new Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Feb21

    US, UK discuss new Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    The U.S. and Britain are discussing new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine’s week-old ceasefire unravels. …read more Source: Global...

    Thousands in Moscow protest Ukraine’s ‘fascist coup’
    Feb21

    Thousands in Moscow protest Ukraine’s ‘fascist coup’

    The demonstrators gathered near Red Square on Saturday to protest year-old ouster of Ukraine’s Russia-leaning president. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Pope meets Germany’s Merkel to discuss Ukraine, poverty
    Feb21

    Pope meets Germany’s Merkel to discuss Ukraine, poverty

    Pope Francis and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed the conflict in Ukraine and the fight against poverty during a private audience on Saturday. …read more Source: CTV...

    U.S., Europe Discuss Further Russian Sanctions
    Feb21

    U.S., Europe Discuss Further Russian Sanctions

    The U.S. and its European allies are discussing additional sanctions on Russia over its actions in Ukraine, Secretary of State John Kerry said ahead of a meeting with U.K. Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Russians Protest ‘Fascist Coup’ In Ukraine On Anniversary Of Yanukovych Ouster
    Feb21

    Russians Protest ‘Fascist Coup’ In Ukraine On Anniversary Of Yanukovych Ouster

    MOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of protesters have gathered in downtown Moscow to demonstrate against what they describe as a “fascist coup” one year ago in neighboring Ukraine. The demonstrators gathered near Red Square on Saturday to protest events in Ukraine, where a pro-European protest movement last year led to the ouster of the...

    Ousted Yanukovich Speaks of Return to Ukraine
    Feb21

    Ousted Yanukovich Speaks of Return to Ukraine

    Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich, who fled to Russia a year ago after being toppled by months of street protests, said he was ready to return to Ukraine if the opportunity arose.The pro-Russian leader was overthrown by the Maidan uprising in Kiev… …read more Source:...