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    EU places new sanctions on Ukrainians, Russians
    Feb16

    EU places new sanctions on Ukrainians, Russians

    The European Union has placed more Ukrainians and Russians under sanctions, accusing them of “undermining” Ukraine’s independence. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine cease-fire deadline provokes bitter last-gasp battle
    Feb16

    Ukraine cease-fire deadline provokes bitter last-gasp battle

    Lead Putin: Leaders agree deal for Ukraine cease-fire after all-night talks …read more Source:...

    Heavy shelling as rebels keep pressure on Ukraine’s Debaltseve
    Feb16

    Heavy shelling as rebels keep pressure on Ukraine’s Debaltseve

    VUHLEHIRSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Separatists are keeping up attacks on the strategic railway junction of Debaltseve despite a ceasefire in… …read more Source:...

    In Ukraine’s West, Patriotism Is One Thing. Fighting’s Quite Another
    Feb16

    In Ukraine’s West, Patriotism Is One Thing. Fighting’s Quite Another

    Ukraine’s western regions were a driving force behind last year’s Maidan protests. Since the start of the war, however, they’ve been criticized for a growing reluctance to send their men to the front. Many fighting-age men say that loyalty to their country does not translate to loyalty to their government. …read more...

    Ukraine, rebels accuse each other of violating ceasefire
    Feb16

    Ukraine, rebels accuse each other of violating ceasefire

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian government and Russia-backed rebels are accusing each other of violating a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    Canadian troops in Ukraine?
    Feb16

    Canadian troops in Ukraine?

    Are Canadian troops still serving in Ukraine? If so, they are now in direct violation of the Minsk II Agreement brokered by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande and signed by the Ukrainian and Russian presidents on… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Heavy Armor Withdrawal in Ukraine Set to Begin Monday
    Feb16

    Heavy Armor Withdrawal in Ukraine Set to Begin Monday

    Withdrawal of heavy armor from the frontlines in Ukraine is set to begin Monday under terms of the cease-fire deal aimed at ending the fighting in the country’s east. Sunday marked the first full day of the cease-fire, which appears largely to be holding except in the key railway town of Debaltseve, where most of the fighting has taken...

    Ukraine, rebels accuse each other of violating ceasefire
    Feb16

    Ukraine, rebels accuse each other of violating ceasefire

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    Ukraine, rebels accuse each other of violating ceasefire
    Feb16

    Ukraine, rebels accuse each other of violating ceasefire

    Separatist military spokesman Eduard Basurin said in a televised news conference on Monday that the government launched an artillery strike overnight on Horlivka, a town under rebel control. Both the separatists and the Ukrainian government reiterated their commitment to the cease-fire that was brokered last week in 16-hour talks involving the...

    Fears For Ukraine’s Ceasefire As Clashes With Russia-Backed Rebels Intensify
    Feb16

    Fears For Ukraine’s Ceasefire As Clashes With Russia-Backed Rebels Intensify

    Fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed rebel militias in the east of the country intensified on Saturday as fears grew for the durability of a ceasefire agreement that took effect at 12:01am on Sunday local time (10:01pm GMT on Saturday). …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...