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    First Ukraine war prisoner exchange completed
    Feb21

    First Ukraine war prisoner exchange completed

    read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Prisoner exchange takes place in eastern Ukraine
    Feb21

    Prisoner exchange takes place in eastern Ukraine

    The Ukrainian government and Russian-backed separatists completed an exchange of prisoners Saturday, starting a process outlined in a peace deal brokered by international leaders. …read more Source: CTV...

    Process of freeing 140 war prisoners under way in Ukraine
    Feb21

    Process of freeing 140 war prisoners under way in Ukraine

    A prisoner exchange started Saturday in eastern Ukraine between pro-Russian rebels and the Ukrainian government. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine’s president: freeing of war prisoners is under way
    Feb21

    Ukraine’s president: freeing of war prisoners is under way

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    Kerry Raises Prospect of More Sanctions Against Russia Over Ukraine
    Feb21

    Kerry Raises Prospect of More Sanctions Against Russia Over Ukraine

    At the start of a meeting with the British foreign secretary, Secretary of State John Kerry said Moscow had violated a cease-fire agreement. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine prisoner swap under way on frontline
    Feb21

    Ukraine prisoner swap under way on frontline

    Zholobok (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukraine’s military and pro-Russian separatists on Saturday began exchanging scores of prisoners each had taken, AFP journalists present in the frontline town where the swap was occurring reported.The rebels said they were swapping 139 Ukrainian soldiers for 52 of their fighters held by the other side. The...

    One Year After Euromaidan Revolution, Ukraine Faces Same Corruption, War, Even Worse Economy
    Feb21

    One Year After Euromaidan Revolution, Ukraine Faces Same Corruption, War, Even Worse Economy

    KIEV, Ukraine — Natalie Novikova takes a sip of coffee, a rare break for the struggling child psychologist who has taken a second job as a kindergarten teacher to support her family. “The money I make is enough to survive, but nothing more,” said the 38-year-old single mother, while sitting at a café. “It’s really hard to devote some...

    Russian news report: Putin approved Ukraine invasion before Kiev government collapsed
    Feb21

    Russian news report: Putin approved Ukraine invasion before Kiev government collapsed

    A Russian newspaper claims to have an official government strategy document outlining the invasion of Ukraine that was prepared weeks before the Ukrainian government collapsed last year.Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine, rebels say shelling continues despite ceasefire
    Feb21

    Ukraine, rebels say shelling continues despite ceasefire

    The warring sides were to begin drawing back heavy weapons from the front lines Tuesday, but international monitors say they’ve seen no sign yet. …read more Source: Toronto...

    U.S., Allies Weigh New Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine
    Feb21

    U.S., Allies Weigh New Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine

    Secretary of State John Kerry was in London on Saturday to meet with allies over possible new sanction on Russia. …read more Source:...