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    Think tank: Some NATO countries cutting defense spending
    Feb26

    Think tank: Some NATO countries cutting defense spending

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Despite stern talk and solemn pledges from NATO, a British-based think tank says some alliance member nations are cutting their spending on defense. “Despite Russian aggression in Ukraine and much rhetoric from NATO leaders that this has been a game-changer in European security, all the evidence suggests there is a...

    Russia Slams Western Threats of Fresh Sanctions Over Ukraine
    Feb26

    Russia Slams Western Threats of Fresh Sanctions Over Ukraine

    Russia is warning Western countries against imposing more sanctions against Moscow, saying such threats show the West is opposed to following through on a truce for eastern Ukraine. Both the United States and some leaders in Europe have threatened to impose tougher sanctions against Moscow if it does not stop supporting pro-Russian separatists in...

    Ukraine demand of full cease-fire ‘ridiculous’: Russia foreign minister
    Feb26

    Ukraine demand of full cease-fire ‘ridiculous’: Russia foreign minister

    Russia’s foreign minister is sharply criticizing Ukraine’s insistence that it won’t begin pulling back heavy weapons in its fight against separatists in the east until the rebels fully observe a cease-fire. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russian FM: Ukraine’s demand of full cease-fire ‘ridiculous’
    Feb26

    Russian FM: Ukraine’s demand of full cease-fire ‘ridiculous’

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    Russian FM: Ukraine’s demand of full cease-fire ‘ridiculous’
    Feb26

    Russian FM: Ukraine’s demand of full cease-fire ‘ridiculous’

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister is sharply criticizing Ukraine’s insistence that it won’t begin pulling back heavy weapons in its fight against separatists in the east until the rebels fully observe a cease-fire. …read more Source: U.S....

    Russian FM: Ukraine’s Demand of Full Cease-Fire ‘Ridiculous’
    Feb26

    Russian FM: Ukraine’s Demand of Full Cease-Fire ‘Ridiculous’

    Russia’s foreign minister says Ukraine ‘ridiculous’ for expecting full cease-fire observance …read more Source: ABC...

    Russia’s foreign minister says Ukraine ‘ridiculous’ for expecting full cease-fire observance
    Feb26

    Russia’s foreign minister says Ukraine ‘ridiculous’ for expecting full cease-fire observance

    Russia’s foreign minister is sharply criticizing Ukraine’s insistence that it won’t begin pulling back heavy weapons in its fight against separatists in the east until the rebels fully observe a cease-fire. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russian FM: Ukraine’s demand of full cease-fire ‘ridiculous’
    Feb26

    Russian FM: Ukraine’s demand of full cease-fire ‘ridiculous’

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister is sharply criticizing Ukraine’s insistence that it won’t begin pulling back heavy weapons in its fight against separatists in the east until the rebels fully observe a cease-fire. Ukrainian military spokesman Lt. Col. Anatoliy Stelmakh on Thursday said cease-fire violations during...

    West sanctions threat shows ‘unwillingness’ in Ukraine truce
    Feb26

    West sanctions threat shows ‘unwillingness’ in Ukraine truce

    Moscow (AFP) – Russia on Thursday called Western threats of fresh sanctions against Moscow evidence that Washington and Brussels are not working for the success of a troubled truce in Ukraine.”Behind these calls lies the unwillingness of these figures, these relevant countries, the United States, the European Union, to seek the...

    Kiev likely to order heavy artillery withdrawal: source
    Feb26

    Kiev likely to order heavy artillery withdrawal: source

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is likely to order government forces to start pullng back heavy weapons in the country’s… …read more Source:...