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    Hollande: Peace Deal ‘One of Last Chances’ to End Ukraine Crisis
    Feb07

    Hollande: Peace Deal ‘One of Last Chances’ to End Ukraine Crisis

    Hollande, speaking Saturday at a security conference in Munich, was referring to peace talks that he and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have held together with Russian President Vladimir Putin …read more Source: Voice of...

    France pitches Ukraine unarmed zone, more eastern autonomy
    Feb07

    France pitches Ukraine unarmed zone, more eastern autonomy

    French President Francois Hollande is proposing a broader demilitarized zone in Ukraine and greater autonomy for the pro-separatist eastern region. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    France pitches Ukraine unarmed zone, more eastern autonomy
    Feb07

    France pitches Ukraine unarmed zone, more eastern autonomy

    MUNICH (AP) — A flurry of diplomacy aimed at calming the conflict in Ukraine will bring German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and other players together at a conference in Germany.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Divisions on Display Over Western Response to Ukraine at Security Conference
    Feb07

    Divisions on Display Over Western Response to Ukraine at Security Conference

    Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, said she bluntly opposed providing lethal military support to Kiev during a security conference in Munich on Saturday. …read more Source: The New York...

    Merkel Opposes Sending Leathal Weapons to Ukraine
    Feb07

    Merkel Opposes Sending Leathal Weapons to Ukraine

    MUNICH—German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Saturday it’s uncertain whether a flurry of diplomacy aimed at calming the crisis in Ukraine will succeed, and warned that there are no guarantees any deal would stick. Merkel, speaking after two days of hastily arranged meetings in Kiev and Moscow, also bluntly underlined her opposition to the...

    Germany’s Merkel uncertain Ukraine peace talks will succeed
    Feb07

    Germany’s Merkel uncertain Ukraine peace talks will succeed

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says it’s still uncertain whether a flurry of democracy aimed at resolving the crisis in Ukraine will succeed. …read more Source: CTV...

    Merkel rules out arming Ukraine government
    Feb07

    Merkel rules out arming Ukraine government

    German leader admits there’s no guarantee that her latest peace initiative with French President Francois Hollande will work …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Russians are happier than ever despite the war in Ukraine and the crumbling economy
    Feb07

    Russians are happier than ever despite the war in Ukraine and the crumbling economy

    An amazing poll by Gallup and Romir, a Russian research company, suggests that Russians were more than twice as happy at the end of 2014 than they were in 2013, and at their happiest in at least three years. The WIN/Gallup poll is conducted in 65 countries worldwide. In Russia at the end of 2014, 59% of respondents said they felt happy, as...

    Merkel uncertain whether Ukraine talks will succeed
    Feb07

    Merkel uncertain whether Ukraine talks will succeed

    Merkel, speaking after two days of hastily arranged meetings in Kiev and Moscow, also bluntly underlined her opposition to the idea of supplying lethal weapons to the Ukrainian government. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine Deal Uncertain, Merkel Says
    Feb07

    Ukraine Deal Uncertain, Merkel Says

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel described the prospect of peace in Ukraine as “uncertain” despite a new diplomatic push, and warned that Moscow wouldn’t back down in the conflict if the West were to deliver weapons to Ukraine. …read more Source: The Wall Street...