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    Leaders in Minsk for crucial Ukraine peace talks
    Feb12

    Leaders in Minsk for crucial Ukraine peace talks

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Intense talks on ending the war in Ukraine stretched through the night on Thursday as the leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France… …read more Source:...

    Leaders to sign document after Minsk talks on Ukraine: source
    Feb12

    Leaders to sign document after Minsk talks on Ukraine: source

    MINSK (Reuters) – Leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France will sign a document following all-night talks in Minsk on solving the… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Peace Talks Overshadowed by Fighting
    Feb12

    Ukraine Peace Talks Overshadowed by Fighting

    Residents of Kramatorsk in eastern Ukraine say they’re still in shock after a rocket attack killed at least 15 civilians Tuesday, ….as pro-Russian separatists tighten pressure on Kiev by launching some of the war’s worst fighting. One woman has already packed her bags. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Gary Clement on the Ukraine crisis
    Feb12

    Gary Clement on the Ukraine crisis

    RelatedDeath toll rises to 19 and 78 wounded in day of fighting in Ukraine before peace talks begin in BelarusA full archive of Gary Clement’s comics …read more Source: National...

    News Analysis: In Ukraine, It’s Putin’s Game
    Feb12

    News Analysis: In Ukraine, It’s Putin’s Game

    In Minsk, Europe’s often fractious leaders confronted the reality that President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia retains the upper hand precisely because he is prepared to use military force to get what he wants in diplomacy. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russia, Ukraine at impasse as peace talks drag on
    Feb12

    Russia, Ukraine at impasse as peace talks drag on

    As both sides seek to renew ceasefire, Putin demands autonomy for rebel regions and an assurance Ukraine will not join NATO, while Poroshenko threatens martial law …read more Source: The Globe and...

    10 Things to Know for Thursday
    Feb12

    10 Things to Know for Thursday

    By The Associated Press read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Ottawa open to giving Kiev military aid if consensus achieved among allies
    Feb12

    Ottawa open to giving Kiev military aid if consensus achieved among allies

    Defence Minister Kenney says Canada is willing to engage in a training and advisory role, but other Western allies must consent …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Attack on Ukrainian bus station kills five, injures nine, ahead of peace talks (+video)
    Feb12

    Attack on Ukrainian bus station kills five, injures nine, ahead of peace talks (+video)

    Fighting raged in eastern Ukraine Wednesday ahead of a four-way summit in Belarus with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande, Russian President Vladimir Putin, and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, later in the day. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Canada is open to training Ukrainian forces, according to new defence minister
    Feb12

    Canada is open to training Ukrainian forces, according to new defence minister

    The country’s new defence minister left the door open Wednesday for Canadian troops to join the U.S. in training Ukrainian forces and for an extension of the combat mission against ISIS. …read more Source:...