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    Ukraine president presses for quick cease-fire
    Feb07

    Ukraine president presses for quick cease-fire

    Ukraine’s president is pushing for a quick cease-fire in his country’s troubled east and insists that the conflict there must be resolved, not frozen. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Biden to Ukraine President: Tiger Woods Got Tooth Knocked Out By Camera
    Feb07

    Biden to Ukraine President: Tiger Woods Got Tooth Knocked Out By Camera

    Vice President Joe Biden had an interesting exchange with the president of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko. The two were speaking in front of reporters at the Munich Security Conference. The exchange was captured by the on-site pool reporter: As the pool came in, Mr. Biden and Mr. Poroshenko made small talk over the press pool and their handlers....

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal
    Feb07

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Saturday that she’s still unsure of reaching a deal to calm the crisis in Ukraine, which France’s president said could feature a broad demilitarized zone and greater autonomy… …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Demilitarized zone proposed as Ukraine peace talks continue
    Feb07

    Demilitarized zone proposed as Ukraine peace talks continue

    French President Francois Hollande says the French-German peace plan for Ukraine calls for a demilitarized zone in Ukraine and greater autonomy for the pro-separatist eastern region. …read more Source:...

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal
    Feb07

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal

    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...

    Hollande proposes demilitarized zone as Ukraine peace talks continue
    Feb07

    Hollande proposes demilitarized zone as Ukraine peace talks continue

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

    Putin: we don’t want war
    Feb07

    Putin: we don’t want war

    The Russian president’s remarks on Saturday to a trade union congress in the resort city of Sochi came as officials from Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany tried to develop a new initiative for ending the fighting in eastern Ukraine. The Ukraine crisis, which Moscow contends was sparked by Western manipulation, has brought punishing...

    Biden says Ukraine has right to defend itself against Russia
    Feb07

    Biden says Ukraine has right to defend itself against Russia

    MUNICH (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on Saturday that Washington wanted a peaceful solution to the conflict in Ukraine but… …read more Source:...

    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:...

    Russia, European Powers Agree to Draft Ukraine Peace Plan
    Feb07

    Russia, European Powers Agree to Draft Ukraine Peace Plan

    The leaders of Russia, Germany and France agreed during late-night talks in Moscow to draw up a plan to end fighting in Ukraine as rebels wage a deadly offensive in the country’s east, officials said Saturday.A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin said that more… …read more Source:...