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    Obama, Merkel rally behind diplomacy in Ukraine conflict
    Feb12

    Obama, Merkel rally behind diplomacy in Ukraine conflict

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel rallied behind efforts to reach a long-shot diplomatic resolution to the conflict between Russia and Ukraine Monday, but they offered no clear path for how the West would proceed if talks this week fail. During a joint White House news conference, Obama dangled the prospect...

    A look at the peace deal for eastern Ukraine and who got  what
    Feb12

    A look at the peace deal for eastern Ukraine and who got what

    The peace deal for eastern Ukraine agreed Thursday sets clear deadlines for a cease-fire and the withdrawal of heavy weapons, but resolution of the main political and economic issues behind the conflict was made conditional on a series of difficult steps and put off until the end of the year. …read more Source: FOX...

    A look at who got what in peace deal for eastern Ukraine
    Feb12

    A look at who got what in peace deal for eastern Ukraine

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — The peace deal for eastern Ukraine agreed Thursday sets clear deadlines for a cease-fire and the withdrawal of heavy weapons, but resolution of the main political and economic issues behind the conflict was made conditional on a series of difficult steps and put off until the end of the year. Both sides are to pull heavy...

    A look at who got what in peace deal for eastern Ukraine
    Feb12

    A look at who got what in peace deal for eastern Ukraine

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — The peace deal for eastern Ukraine agreed Thursday sets clear deadlines for a cease-fire and the withdrawal of heavy weapons, but resolution of the main political and economic issues behind the conflict was made conditional on a series of difficult steps and put off until the end of the year.read more …read more...

    Putin, Poroshenko Shake on Ceasefire
    Feb12

    Putin, Poroshenko Shake on Ceasefire

    Could this be the handshake that clinches peace in eastern Ukraine? Hopes are certainly higher after a marathon night of talks between President Petro Poroshenko – and Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: The Boston...

    US hopeful on Ukraine ceasefire agreement
    Feb12

    US hopeful on Ukraine ceasefire agreement

    The U.S. hopes the Ukraine ceasefire agreement struck overnight by European leaders will be implemented more effectively than similar agreements in the past, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power said Thursday.The leaders of Russia,… …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian Speaker Seeks Ethics Code After Lawmakers Brawl
    Feb12

    Ukrainian Speaker Seeks Ethics Code After Lawmakers Brawl

    A fight between two members of the Ukrainian parliament led to a disruption of a parliamentary session and calls for an ethics code for lawmakers. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A look at who got what in peace deal for eastern Ukraine
    Feb12

    A look at who got what in peace deal for eastern Ukraine

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — The peace deal for eastern Ukraine agreed Thursday sets clear deadlines for a cease-fire and the withdrawal of heavy… …read more Source:...

    Leaders agree to Ukraine cease-fire
    Feb12

    Leaders agree to Ukraine cease-fire

    A previous peace deal agreed to in Minsk has failed to quell the violence. …read more Source: USA...

    A look at who got what in peace deal for eastern Ukraine
    Feb12

    A look at who got what in peace deal for eastern Ukraine

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — The peace deal for eastern Ukraine agreed Thursday sets clear deadlines for a cease-fire and the withdrawal of heavy weapons, but resolution of the main political and economic issues behind the conflict was made conditional on a series of difficult steps and put off until the end of the year. …read more Source: U.S....