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    Wife’s Quest to Free Captive Soldier
    Feb10

    Wife’s Quest to Free Captive Soldier

    Fierce fighting has continued in eastern Ukraine despite ongoing efforts to broker a ceasefire between pro-Russian rebels and government troops. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Germany’s Merkel Arrives in Ottawa, Meets PM Harper
    Feb10

    Germany’s Merkel Arrives in Ottawa, Meets PM Harper

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived late Monday (February 9) in Ottawa, Canada where met with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Earlier in the day she met with U.S. President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C.. During a news conference, Obama signaled that he will wait for the results of high-stakes talks on Ukraine before deciding...

    Merkel Says Ukraine Conflict Can’t Be Solved by Military
    Feb10

    Merkel Says Ukraine Conflict Can’t Be Solved by Military

    Merkel says Ukraine conflict can’t be solved by military means …read more Source: ABC...

    Merkel says Ukraine conflict can’t be solved by military
    Feb10

    Merkel says Ukraine conflict can’t be solved by military

    OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the conflict between Russia and Ukraine cannot be solved by “military means” and she… …read more Source:...

    Angela Merkel meets with Stephen Harper to discuss Ukraine
    Feb10

    Angela Merkel meets with Stephen Harper to discuss Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is visiting Ottawa to talk about the Ukraine crisis with Prime Minister Stephen Harper, a few hours after bringing up the same topic at the White House. …read more Source:...

    Obama, Merkel questioned about arming Ukrainian troops
    Feb10

    Obama, Merkel questioned about arming Ukrainian troops

    President Obama met German Chancellor Angela Merkel Monday in an effort to figure out an approach to ending the war in Ukraine. The major question the two leaders faced involved the arming of Ukrainian troops in their fight against Russian-backed rebels. Major Garrett reports. …read more Source:...

    Angela Merkel in Ottawa to brief Stephen Harper on Ukraine
    Feb10

    Angela Merkel in Ottawa to brief Stephen Harper on Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in Ottawa today to give Prime Minister Stephen Harper an update on her frenzied transatlantic shuttle diplomacy on the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Germany Warns ‘European Order’ at Risk Ahead of Ukraine Peace Talks
    Feb10

    Germany Warns ‘European Order’ at Risk Ahead of Ukraine Peace Talks

    Germany has warned that the ‘peaceful order of Europe’ is at risk if the West abandons the principle of territorial integrity. German Chancellor Angela Merkel made the comments in Washington ahead of a proposed meeting in Belarus Wednesday with the leaders of Russia, Ukraine and France, aimed at securing an end to the conflict in Ukraine....

    U.S. unity with Europe vital to pressuring Russia on Ukraine
    Feb10

    U.S. unity with Europe vital to pressuring Russia on Ukraine

    RELATED LINKSObama and Merkel try to find common ground on Ukraine strategy Would arming Ukraine discourage Russian aggression or invite escalation? Sanctions ‘only pressure point the West has’ in Ukraine-Russia crisis GWEN IFILL: And Margaret Warner joins me now. Margaret Warner, the president — or, I should say, Angela Merkel made clear...

    Obama, Merkel rally support for Ukraine talks
    Feb10

    Obama, Merkel rally support for Ukraine talks

    WASHINGTON — President Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel rallied behind efforts to reach a long-shot diplomatic resolution to the conflict between Russia and Ukraine Monday, but they offered no clear path for how the West would proceed if talks this week fail. During a joint White House news conference, Obama dangled the prospect that the...