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    Obama talks Ukraine ceasefire with Merkel
    Feb15

    Obama talks Ukraine ceasefire with Merkel

    President Obama spoke with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday about violence in eastern Ukraine — and about how to build on the ceasefire that was due to go into effect at midnight local time.The ceasefire, betweeen the forces of the… …read more Source: The...

    Cease-fire period begins in Ukraine
    Feb15

    Cease-fire period begins in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine — The cease-fire period for fighting in Ukraine began one minute after midnight Sunday, but there are no immediate indications of whether either side in the conflict that has killed more than 5,300 people is observing it. Under an agreement struck last week, Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed separatist rebels are to begin this...

    Cease-Fire Period Begins in Ukraine
    Feb15

    Cease-Fire Period Begins in Ukraine

    (KIEV, Ukraine) — The cease-fire period for fighting in Ukraine began one minute after midnight Sunday, but there are no immediate indications of whether either side in the conflict that has killed more than 5,300 people is observing it. Under an agreement struck last week, Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed separatist rebels are to begin this...

    Families cross into Russia, fleeing fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Feb15

    Families cross into Russia, fleeing fighting in eastern Ukraine

    Families fleeing the violence in eastern Ukraine cross into Russia ahead of the rollout of a planned ceasefire. Nathan Frandino reports. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Big guns in Ukraine fall silent after ceasefire brokered in Minsk take effect
    Feb15

    Big guns in Ukraine fall silent after ceasefire brokered in Minsk take effect

    Shelling suddenly stopped at midnight local time in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk after President Petro Poroshenko gave the order to government forces to cease firing at midnight in line with a peace agreement reached last Thursday. …read more Source:...

    Peace, Finally? Cease-Fire Period Begins in Ukraine
    Feb15

    Peace, Finally? Cease-Fire Period Begins in Ukraine

    There are no immediate indications of whether either side in the conflict that has killed more than 5,300 people is observing it. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko threatens martial law if ceasefire fails
    Feb15

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko threatens martial law if ceasefire fails

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says rebel attacks remain ongoing in the east and threatens martial law if the ceasefire fails. Nathan Frandino reports. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Cease-fire begins in Ukraine as do fears it may not last
    Feb15

    Cease-fire begins in Ukraine as do fears it may not last

    Fighting continued hours before a cease-fire was to take effect. …read more Source: USA...

    Ceasefire period begins in Ukraine, war has killed 5,300
    Feb15

    Ceasefire period begins in Ukraine, war has killed 5,300

    There are no immediate indications of whether either side in the conflict is observing it. …read more Source: Global...

    Poroshenko orders Ukraine forces to cease fire in line with Minsk peace pact
    Feb15

    Poroshenko orders Ukraine forces to cease fire in line with Minsk peace pact

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has given the order to government forces to cease fire from midnight local time in line with a peace agreement worked out last Thursday in Minsk, Belarus. …read more Source:...