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    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words
    Feb07

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words

    MUNICH (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is backing the German-French diplomatic push to calm the crisis in Ukraine but says Russia will have… …read more Source:...

    Merkel: Germany, France to Use ‘All Power’ for Ukraine Peace
    Feb07

    Merkel: Germany, France to Use ‘All Power’ for Ukraine Peace

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she and French President Francois Hollande will “use all our power” on their visit to Moscow to try and stop the bloodshed in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Merkel, Hollande head to Moscow amid rising conflict in Ukraine
    Feb07

    Merkel, Hollande head to Moscow amid rising conflict in Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President François Hollande are headed to Moscow on Friday to press for peace talks amid intensifying fighting in Ukraine. According to reports, the leaders will be making a proposal for a peace deal… …read more Source: The...

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words
    Feb07

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is backing the German-French diplomatic push to calm the crisis in Ukraine but says Russia will have to be judged by its actions on the ground, “not by the paper they sign.” …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words
    Feb07

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words

    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...

    Ukraine peace deal uncertain, more weapons no solution: Angela Merkel
    Feb07

    Ukraine peace deal uncertain, more weapons no solution: Angela Merkel

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she’s still not sure a deal – including a demilitarized zone – can be reached to calm the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: Global...

    Europe, U.S. Clash Over Ukraine Course
    Feb07

    Europe, U.S. Clash Over Ukraine Course

    MUNICH (Reuters) – Germany’s Angela Merkel warned on Saturday that sending arms to help Ukraine fight pro-Russian separatists would not solve the crisis there, drawing a sharp rebuke from a leading U.S. senator who accused Berlin of turning its back on an ally in distress. The heated exchange at a security conference in Munich pointed...

    Europe And U.S. Clash Over How To Confront Putin On Ukraine
    Feb07

    Europe And U.S. Clash Over How To Confront Putin On Ukraine

    * Merkel says arming Ukraine would only worsen conflict * U.S. Senator Graham accuses Berlin of turning back on ally * Talks with Putin yield little beyond agreement to talk more * Merkel to fly to Washington Sunday for talks with Obama MUNICH, Feb 7 (Reuters) – Germany’s Angela Merkel warned on Saturday that sending arms to help...

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

    Divisions on Display Over Western Response to Ukraine at Security Conference

    Differences within the Western alliance over whether to send defensive arms to Ukraine were thrust into the open Saturday when Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, said she bluntly opposed providing…Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Putin criticises sanctions but says Russia does not want war
    Feb07

    Putin criticises sanctions but says Russia does not want war

    Moscow (AFP) – President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said Russia is not at war and does not want war with anyone, but sharply criticised Western sanctions over Ukraine.”There’s no war, thank God. But there is definitely an attempt to curb our development,” Putin told trade union members. “But we don’t plan to...