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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...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    Poroshenko: Ukraine did not agreed to federalization in Minsk talks
    Feb12

    Poroshenko: Ukraine did not agreed to federalization in Minsk talks

    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: FOX...

    Putin: Leaders Agree To Deal For Ukraine Cease-Fire Deal
    Feb12

    Putin: Leaders Agree To Deal For Ukraine Cease-Fire Deal

    Russian President Putin on Thursday emerged from marathon Ukraine peace talks by announcing a new cease-fire deal. Questions remain whether Ukraine and the pro-Russian rebels have agreed on its terms.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Ceasefire Agreed For Eastern Ukraine After Minsk Summit
    Feb12

    Ceasefire Agreed For Eastern Ukraine After Minsk Summit

    The leaders of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine have agreed a deal to end fighting in eastern Ukraine, participants at the summit talks said on Thursday. The deal reached after all-night negotiations in the Belarussian capital Minsk included a ceasefire that would come into effect on Feb. 15, followed by the withdrawal of heavy weapons. The...