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    DEBALTSEVE UNDER FIRE
    Feb14

    DEBALTSEVE UNDER FIRE

    “God save and preserve us” is written on a blackboard in one of the many ad-hoc bomb shelters in Debaltseve, a strategic railway hub in eastern Ukraine. Here over a hundred people–including children and elderly pensioners–take refuge from the shelling. With the newly-signed ceasefire coming into effect at midnight on...

    Greek Threats to Court Russian Loans Anger European Leaders
    Feb14

    Greek Threats to Court Russian Loans Anger European Leaders

    Greece has threatened to seek financial help from Russia if negotiations to ease the terms of its European Union bailout collapse, angering European leaders who feel Moscow has been fueling the conflict in Ukraine. Henry Ridgwell reports from London. …read more Source: Voice of...

    Fighting in Ukraine persists as ceasefire approaches
    Feb14

    Fighting in Ukraine persists as ceasefire approaches

    Heavy artillery fire roared Saturday in eastern Ukraine as fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists continued hours before a ceasefire was to take effect in the conflict that has killed more than 5,300 people. …read more Source: CTV...

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches
    Feb14

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Officials in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol say an array of artillery attacks hit areas near the city during the morning, as the deadline for a cease-fire creeps closer. The city’s press service reported a half-dozen rocket and mortar attacks on outlying areas Saturday morning. There was no immediate information on...

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches
    Feb14

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches

    SVITLODARSK, Ukraine — Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists rocketed each other with heavy artillery fire Saturday — shelling that extended far beyond any front lines — as the hours ticked down to a cease-fire that was supposed to start at midnight. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko declared he would consider imposing …...

    Photos Prove Russian Weapons Deployed in Ukraine, U.S. Says
    Feb14

    Photos Prove Russian Weapons Deployed in Ukraine, U.S. Says

    The U.S. government today published commercial satellite images it says show Russian heavy weapons deployed near a strategic village in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: ABC...

    Shelling hits central Donetsk ahead of Ukraine ceasefire
    Feb14

    Shelling hits central Donetsk ahead of Ukraine ceasefire

    A man and a woman were killed Saturday by shelling in the centre of the eastern Ukraine rebel stronghold Donetsk, just hours before a truce was due to start, an AFP journalist at the scene said. Duration: 00:47 Video provided by AFP …read more Source: USA...

    Shelling hits Ukraine’s Artemivsk hours before ceasefire
    Feb14

    Shelling hits Ukraine’s Artemivsk hours before ceasefire

    Shelling destroys a medical clinic in Ukraine’s Artemivsk just hours before a planned ceasefire to take effect. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Fake Photos? Ukrainian Deputy Rejects U.S. Senator’s Claims Of Misinformation
    Feb14

    Fake Photos? Ukrainian Deputy Rejects U.S. Senator’s Claims Of Misinformation

    A U.S. senator has accused a Ukrainian parliamentary delegation of providing his staff with misleading photos of Russian tanks allegedly entering Ukraine. But the deputy said to have provided the photos denies the account. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches
    Feb14

    Fierce fighting in Ukraine as cease-fire deadline approaches

    SVITLODARSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists rocketed each other with heavy artillery fire Saturday — shelling that… …read more Source:...