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    Poroshenko: no agreement on rebel autonomy
    Feb12

    Poroshenko: no agreement on rebel autonomy

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says talks in Minsk did not include any agreement on autonomy for the rebel-held areas in eastern Ukraine. Russia-backed separatists have been fighting government forces since April. Their early demands of federalization culminated in a May referendum for independence.read more...

    Ukraine gets new bailout deal from IMF
    Feb12

    Ukraine gets new bailout deal from IMF

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The International Monetary Fund has agreed to provide Ukraine with 15.5 billion euros ($17.6 billion) to help support economic reforms. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said Thursday that “this new program offers an important opportunity for Ukraine to move its economy forward at a critical moment in the...

    IMF, Ukraine agree to $17.5B bailout deal
    Feb12

    IMF, Ukraine agree to $17.5B bailout deal

    The International Monetary Fund has agreed with Ukraine on a new bailout deal worth $17.5 billion that could climb to around $40 billion over the next four years with help from other lenders like Europe and the U.S. …read more Source: FOX...

    Poroshenko: no agreement on rebel autonomy
    Feb12

    Poroshenko: no agreement on rebel autonomy

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says talks in Minsk did not include any agreement on autonomy for the rebel-held areas in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    Poroshenko: No Agreement on Rebel Autonomy
    Feb12

    Poroshenko: No Agreement on Rebel Autonomy

    Poroshenko: Ukraine did not agreed to federalization in Minsk talks …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine ceasefire agreed after all-night talks, says Putin
    Feb12

    Ukraine ceasefire agreed after all-night talks, says Putin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine effective midnight Saturday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders agree deal for cease-fire
    Feb12

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders agree deal for cease-fire

    Vladimir Putin said the cease-fire will come into effect on Sunday, but he and his P etro Poroshenko disagreed over a key flashpoint. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Europe Markets Rise
    Feb12

    Europe Markets Rise

    A deal to halt the conflict in Ukraine gave European stocks a lift, despite the failure of eurozone finance ministers to hammer out an agreement on dealing with Greece’s finances. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Russia’s Putin announces cease fire deal over Ukraine
    Feb12

    Russia’s Putin announces cease fire deal over Ukraine

    Amy R.ConnollyMOSCOW, Feb. 12 (UPI) — Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a cease fire deal effective Sunday that will end the fighting in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    France, Germany to Help ‘Verify’ Ukraine Cease-Fire Deal
    Feb12

    France, Germany to Help ‘Verify’ Ukraine Cease-Fire Deal

    Hollande says France, Germany to help ‘verify’ Ukraine cease-fire process …read more Source: ABC...