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    Ukraine GDP tanks 15% as fighting drags on
    Feb17

    Ukraine GDP tanks 15% as fighting drags on

    As the supposed cease-fire in Ukraine fails to end the bloodshed, new data showed the extent of the pain being felt within the country’s economy. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine truce nears collapse as army, rebels refuse to retreat
    Feb17

    Ukraine truce nears collapse as army, rebels refuse to retreat

    Both sides say they would begin the pullout only after the other party does so …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Wife’s Risky Mission to Free Husband
    Feb17

    Wife’s Risky Mission to Free Husband

    Fierce fighting has continued in eastern Ukraine despite ongoing efforts to broker a ceasefire between pro-Russian rebels and government troops. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Key deadline missed in Ukraine cease-fire deal
    Feb17

    Key deadline missed in Ukraine cease-fire deal

    2 days after peace plan came into effect, fighting over key town remains relentless and both sides refuse to even consider the next step …read more Source:...

    The 10 most important things in the world right now
    Feb17

    The 10 most important things in the world right now

    Good morning! Here’s what you need to know for Tuesday. 1. Talks between Greece and Europe’s finance ministers broke down Monday night after the Greek government rejected a continuation of the current bailout agreement. 2. A Texas judge temporarily blocked US President Barack Obama’s policy that would protect some 5 million...

    Ukraine army and separatists miss weapons pullback deadline
    Feb17

    Ukraine army and separatists miss weapons pullback deadline

    Both sides indicated Monday that they would begin the pullout only after the other party does so. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine army, rebels miss deadline to start weapons pullback
    Feb17

    Ukraine army, rebels miss deadline to start weapons pullback

    Ukrainian government troops and Russia-backed rebels failed Tuesday to start pulling back heavy weaponry from the front line in eastern Ukraine as a deadline passed to do so.Click to Continue ยป …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Access agreed for OSCE monitors in Ukraine: Berlin
    Feb17

    Access agreed for OSCE monitors in Ukraine: Berlin

    Berlin (AFP) – The leaders of Russia, Germany and Ukraine have agreed on “concrete measures” to allow OSCE observers to monitor the shaky ceasefire in Ukraine, Berlin announced on Tuesday.The measures were agreed during a late Monday phone call between German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her Russian and Ukrainian counterparts,...

    Ukrainian government, rebel forces not budging at Debaltseve
    Feb17

    Ukrainian government, rebel forces not budging at Debaltseve

    Ukrainian government troops and Russia-backed rebels failed Tuesday to start pulling back heavy weaponry from the front line in eastern Ukraine as a deadline passed to do so. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, rebels miss deadline to pull back heavy weapons from front
    Feb17

    Ukraine, rebels miss deadline to pull back heavy weapons from front

    Ukrainian government troops and Russia-backed rebels failed Tuesday to start pulling back heavy weaponry from the front line in eastern Ukraine as a deadline passed to do so. …read more Source: FOX...