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    Report: Peace deal close on Ukraine
    Feb12

    Report: Peace deal close on Ukraine

    The leaders of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany will sign a peace agreement at the end of talks Thursday in Belarus, Russia’s state-run Ria Novosti news agency reported. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s president says the accords signed in Minsk give no autonomy to rebel-held areas.
    Feb12

    Ukraine’s president says the accords signed in Minsk give no autonomy to rebel-held areas.

    MINSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president says the accords signed in Minsk give no autonomy to rebel-held areas. …read more Source:...

    Turkish Photographer Wins Two Top Awards at World Press Photo
    Feb12

    Turkish Photographer Wins Two Top Awards at World Press Photo

    Last year was a great one for Agence France-Presse photographer Bulent Kilic. For this work in 2014, he was named Wire Photographer of the Year by TIME and by The Guardian, he won First Place in the Pictures of the Year International competition, and has now bagged the first and third prizes in the Spot News Singles category at World Press Photo,...

    France’s Hollande says he and Merkel will help ‘verify’ the course of Ukraine peace process
    Feb12

    France’s Hollande says he and Merkel will help ‘verify’ the course of Ukraine peace process

    PARIS (AP) — France’s Hollande says he and Merkel will help ‘verify’ the course of Ukraine peace process. …read more Source:...

    Putin: Leaders agree Ukraine cease-fire deal
    Feb12

    Putin: Leaders agree Ukraine cease-fire deal

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

    Leaders in Ukraine Talks Announce Cease-Fire Agreement
    Feb12

    Leaders in Ukraine Talks Announce Cease-Fire Agreement

    The announcement capped a long night of negotiations that had appeared to be on the verge of collapse. …read more Source: The New York...

    Media Freedom In ‘Drastic Decline’ Worldwide
    Feb12

    Media Freedom In ‘Drastic Decline’ Worldwide

    Watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said in its annual evaluation released February 12 that media freedom suffered a “drastic decline” worldwide last year in part because of extremist groups such as Islamic State and Boko Haram. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Talks Yield Deal, Putin Says
    Feb12

    Ukraine Talks Yield Deal, Putin Says

    The leaders of France and Germany brokered a renewed deal to end Ukraine’s 10-month conflict with Russia-backed separatists, reviving and amending a failed September cease-fire agreement in marathon talks that lasted through the night. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Putin: Leaders agree deal for Ukraine cease-fire
    Feb12

    Putin: Leaders agree deal for Ukraine cease-fire

    By YURAS KARMANAU read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Putin says Ukraine, rebels agree cease-fire deal
    Feb12

    Putin says Ukraine, rebels agree cease-fire deal

    Russian leader says arms to fall silent over the weekend under newly signed deal, and heavy weapons pulled back, but for now, fighting rages …read more Source:...