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    Germany condemns Russian-backed rebels’ advance on Ukrainian town of Debaltseve
    Feb18

    Germany condemns Russian-backed rebels’ advance on Ukrainian town of Debaltseve

    The German government has condemned pro-Russian rebels’ advance on the Ukrainian town of Debaltseve and denounced it as “a massive violation” of a cease-fire that came into effect at the weekend. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainian president: Troops are withdrawing from Debaltseve
    Feb18

    Ukrainian president: Troops are withdrawing from Debaltseve

    Ukraine has pulled most of its troops out of Debaltseve, the president confirmed Wednesday. Dozens of troops were seen retreating and Russia-backed separatists reported taking hundreds of soldiers captive as they continued… …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says Ukrainian troops have been pulled out of Debaltseve
    Feb18

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says Ukrainian troops have been pulled out of Debaltseve

    ARTEMIVSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says Ukrainian troops have been pulled out of Debaltseve. …read more Source:...

    Russia-backed rebels continue onslaught; Ukrainian troops retreat
    Feb18

    Russia-backed rebels continue onslaught; Ukrainian troops retreat

    AP Photo/Petr David Josek, File ARTEMIVSK, Ukraine – Government forces were seen retreating from the battlefield Wednesday as Russia-backed rebels continued their onslaught on the railroad junction of Debaltseve, the epicenter of fighting between the separatist and government troops in eastern Ukraine. Fierce fighting around the town linking the...

    Ukraine president says government forces withdraw from Debaltseve
    Feb18

    Ukraine president says government forces withdraw from Debaltseve

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko said on Wednesday that government forces had withdrawn from the flashpoint town of Debaltseve, where pro-Russian rebels have been battling troops for control for weeks.”This morning the Ukrainian armed forces together with the National Guard completed an operation for a planned...

    Ukraine government troops begin retreat from railway hub
    Feb18

    Ukraine government troops begin retreat from railway hub

    Government forces were seen retreating from the battlefield Wednesday as Russia-backed rebels continued their onslaught on the railroad junction of Debaltseve, the epicentre of fighting between the separatist and government troops in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine says fighting continues around key rail hub
    Feb18

    Ukraine says fighting continues around key rail hub

    The defense ministry said in a statement that the fighting around Debaltseve was continuing. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine troops begin retreat from battered railway hub as cease-fire crumbles
    Feb18

    Ukraine troops begin retreat from battered railway hub as cease-fire crumbles

    Ukrainian government troops retreated from a key railway hub in the east of the country Wednesday after pro-Russian separatist rebels overran the town and Kiev admitted it no longer had control of the situation. …read more Source: FOX...

    Canada Imposes More Sanctions Against Russia Over Ukraine
    Feb18

    Canada Imposes More Sanctions Against Russia Over Ukraine

    Canada has imposed additional sanctions against Moscow and its sympathizers over the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine conflict: Government forces retreat from contested railroad town
    Feb18

    Ukraine conflict: Government forces retreat from contested railroad town

    Government forces were seen retreating from the battlefield Wednesday as Russia-backed rebels continued their onslaught on the railroad junction of Debaltseve, the epicentre of fighting between the separatist and government troops in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: National...