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    Attacks in Ukraine leave villagers stranded
    Feb07

    Attacks in Ukraine leave villagers stranded

    CBS News’ Elizabeth Palmer reports from eastern Ukraine where some villages are being hard-hit by attacks from pro-Russian rebels. Where the Ukrainian government is able to help some areas, others are being left with no power or water. …read more Source:...

    German Defense Minister Says Giving Arms To Ukraine Would Be ‘Catalyst’ For War
    Feb07

    German Defense Minister Says Giving Arms To Ukraine Would Be ‘Catalyst’ For War

    Germany’s defense minister has warned against supplying weapons to Ukraine for fears it could derail the already delicate negotiations for a peaceful solution to the conflict between the Ukrainian government and pro-Russian rebels — a position that may put Germany, a leading member of NATO and U.S. ally, at odds with Washington....

    ​No power or water in Ukrainian village, only despair
    Feb07

    ​No power or water in Ukrainian village, only despair

    CBS News traveled to war-torn eastern Ukraine where villagers are being stranded by an onslaught of attacks from pro-Russian rebels …read more Source:...

    Putin, Poroshenko to hold weekend call on Ukraine peace initiative
    Feb07

    Putin, Poroshenko to hold weekend call on Ukraine peace initiative

    Talks among the leaders of Russia, France and Germany on a peace initiative for Ukraine ended early Saturday with an announcement that Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart would discuss a proposal to end the fighting in a four-way telephone call this weekend. …read more Source:...

    Putin to join 4-way phone call on Ukraine peace plan
    Feb07

    Putin to join 4-way phone call on Ukraine peace plan

    MOSCOW — Talks among the leaders of Russia, France and Germany on a peace initiative for Ukraine ended early Saturday with an announcement that Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart would discuss a proposal to end the fighting in a four-way telephone call this weekend. The planned discussions Sunday involving Putin,...

    News Wrap: Hollande, Merkel go to Moscow for Ukraine talks
    Feb07

    News Wrap: Hollande, Merkel go to Moscow for Ukraine talks

    The post News Wrap: Hollande, Merkel go to Moscow for Ukraine talks appeared first on PBS NewsHour. …read more Source:...

    Rebels, Ukraine government forces jointly evacuate war-hit town
    Feb07

    Rebels, Ukraine government forces jointly evacuate war-hit town

    The government-held town of Debaltseve, a key railway junction, has been the epicenter of recent battles between Russian-backed separatists and Ukrainian government troops. Separatist fighters have made advances, taking Vuhlehirsk, a rural settlement 6 miles to the west, as they sought to capture Debaltseve, which links by rail their two main...

    Rice Pudding
    Feb07

    Rice Pudding

    How you read U.S. President Barack Obama’s new National Security Strategy (NSS) will depend mostly on how you feel about the administration’s foreign policy to date. If you are an Obama admirer, you will see it as a reaffirmation of all the reasons you appreciate the president: his restraint, his prioritization of domestic issues, his...

    Putin, Ukraine leader to hold 4-way phone call on peace plan
    Feb07

    Putin, Ukraine leader to hold 4-way phone call on peace plan

    MOSCOW — Talks among the leaders of Russia, France and Germany on a peace initiative for Ukraine ended early Saturday with an announcement that Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart would discuss a proposal to end the fighting in a four-way telephone call this weekend. …read more Source: Boston...

    Ukraine peace talks in Moscow
    Feb07

    Ukraine peace talks in Moscow

    A new diplomatic push to end the worsening conflict in eastern Ukraine is taking place in Moscow. …read more Source:...