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    Netanyahu calls for ‘massive’ Jewish immigration to Israel
    Feb15

    Netanyahu calls for ‘massive’ Jewish immigration to Israel

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is calling for the “massive immigration” of European Jews to Israel following the shooting attack outside a Copenhagen synagogue that killed a Danish Jew. Netanyahu says the government on Sunday will discuss a $46 million plan to encourage Jewish immigration from France,...

    Netanyahu calls for ‘massive’ Jewish immigration to Israel
    Feb15

    Netanyahu calls for ‘massive’ Jewish immigration to Israel

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is calling for the “massive immigration” of European Jews to Israel following the shooting attack outside a Copenhagen synagogue that killed a Danish Jew. Netanyahu says the government on Sunday will discuss a $46 million plan to encourage Jewish immigration from France,...

    Two civilians ‘killed after start of Ukraine ceasefire’
    Feb15

    Two civilians ‘killed after start of Ukraine ceasefire’

    Kiev (AFP) – Two civilians were killed by rockets fired by rebels shortly after the start of a ceasefire in east Ukraine Sunday, a pro-Kiev official said, but most of the frontline had fallen silent.An elderly man and woman died after Grad missile fire hit the town of Popasna in the Lugansk region some 20 minutes after the truce came into...

    Ukraine Ceasefire: Kiev Says Some Rebel Shelling But Truce Largely Holding
    Feb15

    Ukraine Ceasefire: Kiev Says Some Rebel Shelling But Truce Largely Holding

    Authorities in Ukraine have reported a limited amount of shelling from pro-Russian rebels in the east of the country since a ceasefire went info effect Saturday, but said the truce was largely holding. “As of the morning of February 15, there have been ten shelling attacks on our positions by rebels — mainly in the area of...

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts
    Feb15

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts

    A cease-fire was declared in eastern Ukraine at a minute after midnight Sunday, kindling slender hopes of a reprieve from a conflict that has claimed more than 5,300 lives.Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Breach Accusations Fly After Ukraine Cease-Fire Begins
    Feb15

    Breach Accusations Fly After Ukraine Cease-Fire Begins

    Both sides accused the other of fresh attacks after the cease-fire went into effect one minute after midnight Sunday local time. …read more Source:...

    Ruble tumble busts Russian buying boom in Spain
    Feb15

    Ruble tumble busts Russian buying boom in Spain

    Madrid (AFP) – Spain was counting on rich Russians to help revive its stricken property market by buying homes on its sunny coasts — until the ruble collapsed on falling oil prices and the Ukraine crisis.The sharp fall of the Russian currency, driven by slumping oil prices and sanctions over Moscow’s backing for separatists in...

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts
    Feb15

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A cease-fire was declared in eastern Ukraine at a minute after midnight Sunday, kindling slender hopes of a reprieve from a conflict that has claimed more than 5,300 lives. …read more Source: U.S....

    Both sides claim violations after cease-fire declared in Ukraine war that has killed 5,300
    Feb15

    Both sides claim violations after cease-fire declared in Ukraine war that has killed 5,300

    A cease-fire was declared in eastern Ukraine at a minute after midnight Sunday, kindling slender hopes of a reprieve from a conflict that has claimed more than 5,300 lives. …read more Source: FOX...

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts
    Feb15

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A cease-fire was declared in eastern Ukraine at a minute after midnight Sunday, kindling slender hopes of a reprieve from a conflict that has claimed more than 5,300 lives. But within two hours of the cease-fire’s scheduled start, the warring sides were already trading accusations of fresh attacks. International...