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    Deaths Mount as Ukraine Cease-Fire Talks Fail
    Feb02

    Deaths Mount as Ukraine Cease-Fire Talks Fail

    Cease-fire talks broke down between Ukraine’s government and Russian-backed rebels while Kiev reported 28 soldiers killed over the weekend in some of the deadliest fighting since a tentative peace deal was signed in September. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Heavy Fighting Resumes In Eastern Ukraine As Truce Talks Collapse
    Feb02

    Heavy Fighting Resumes In Eastern Ukraine As Truce Talks Collapse

    Russian-backed rebels are shelling a strategic rail hub in the Donetsk region a day after cease-fire discussions fell apart.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Ukraine fighting intensifies after truce isn’t reached
    Feb02

    Ukraine fighting intensifies after truce isn’t reached

    KIEV, Ukraine — Fighting intensified in eastern Ukraine on Sunday, the day after representatives of the government and pro-Russia separatists failed to reach a truce at a meeting brokered by Russian and international mediators. “Despite all their efforts and ungrounded claims of victory, our army concentrated enough troops, armor and artillery in...

    U.S. Taking a Fresh Look at Arming Ukraine’s Forces, Officials Say
    Feb02

    U.S. Taking a Fresh Look at Arming Ukraine’s Forces, Officials Say

    President Obama has made no decisions on providing lethal aid in Ukraine’s fight against Russian-backed separatists, who have gained territory since a September cease-fire. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine War Wounded Flood Civilian Hospitals
    Feb02

    Ukraine War Wounded Flood Civilian Hospitals

    Dozens of injured Ukrainian troops arrive daily at the Central Hospital in the Donetsk Region city of Artemivsk, 40 kilometers from the government-controlled town of Debaltseve, which has been under siege from Russian-backed rebels for the past week. VOA’s Al Pessin reports on the sometimes chaotic, always stressful and too often somber...

    Ukraine ceasefire falters out of the starting gate
    Feb02

    Ukraine ceasefire falters out of the starting gate

    Peace talks aimed at brokering a Ukrainian ceasefire broke down before they even began, The FT reports. …read more Source:...

    Recent Developments in the Ukraine Conflict
    Feb01

    Recent Developments in the Ukraine Conflict

    Video Transcript Paul Floyd: Hi my name is Paul Floyd a military analyst here at Stratfor and today I’m joined by Sim Tack, another military analyst, and today we’ll be discussing the Ukrainian cease-fire and what has been happening recently in that country. So Sim, technically we’re in a cease-fire, but there have been almost...

    Poland’s Geographic Challenge
    Feb01

    Poland’s Geographic Challenge

    Video Transcript Poland sits at the crossroads of Eastern and Western Europe. Located on the Northern European Plain, the country has a largely flat terrain with few geographic barriers — with the exception of the Baltic Sea to the north and the Carpathian Mountains in the extreme south. From the 15th to the 18th century, Poland was among the...

    Wake Up Europe, Ukraine Can’t Wait Any Longer for Your Help
    Feb01

    Wake Up Europe, Ukraine Can’t Wait Any Longer for Your Help

    As is so often the case, the seemingly intractable conflict in Ukraine has largely fallen out of the headlines in recent months. It failed to reward continued media attention with concrete developments and with so much going on elsewhere, this was perhaps predictable. But more worryingly, Ukraine seems to warrant less and less political attention...

    John Herbst: Ukraine Crisis Requires Military Aid
    Feb01

    John Herbst: Ukraine Crisis Requires Military Aid

    The rockets that killed dozens of civilians in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol last weekend also blew up the futile Western strategy for stopping Russian aggression in Ukraine. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...