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    Ukraine under fire ‘112 times’ despite ceasefire
    Feb16

    Ukraine under fire ‘112 times’ despite ceasefire

    Sofia (AFP) – Ukrainian forces have come under fire from pro-Russian rebels over 100 times in the last 24 hours, despite a ceasefire coming into force at midnight on Saturday, Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said Monday. “We and the Ukraine armed forces are fully observing the ceasefire regime but unfortunately in...

    New EU Ukraine sanctions list includes the ‘death battalion’ and Russian ministers
    Feb16

    New EU Ukraine sanctions list includes the ‘death battalion’ and Russian ministers

    The European Union added two deputy Russian ministers, along with a host of senior members of the administrations in the breakaway regions of Luhansk and Donetsk, to its latest round of sanctions over the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. Russia’s deputy minister of defence Anatoly Antonov and first deputy minister of defence Arkady Bakhin,...

    EU puts 19 more individuals on its Ukraine sanctions list
    Feb16

    EU puts 19 more individuals on its Ukraine sanctions list

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has added 19 more individuals, including five Russians, on its sanctions list for their actions linked to the fighting in eastern Ukraine…. …read more Source: Associated...

    EU Puts 19 More Individuals on Its Ukraine Sanctions List
    Feb16

    EU Puts 19 More Individuals on Its Ukraine Sanctions List

    EU puts 19 more individuals, 9 entities on its Ukraine-Russia sanctions list …read more Source: ABC...

    EU puts 19 more individuals, 9 entities on its Ukraine-Russia sanctions list
    Feb16

    EU puts 19 more individuals, 9 entities on its Ukraine-Russia sanctions list

    The European Union has added 19 more individuals, including five Russians, on its sanctions list for their actions linked to the fighting in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    EU puts 19 more individuals on its Ukraine sanctions list
    Feb16

    EU puts 19 more individuals on its Ukraine sanctions list

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has added 19 more individuals, including five Russians, on its sanctions list for their actions linked to the… …read more Source:...

    Georgia Summons Ukraine Ambassador Over Saakashvili Appointment
    Feb16

    Georgia Summons Ukraine Ambassador Over Saakashvili Appointment

    Ukraine’s Ambassador to Georgia Vasyl Tsybenko has been summoned to the Foreign Ministry for explanations regarding the appointment of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili as the head of the Ukrainian president’s Advisory Council. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    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:...

    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...