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    Guns fall silent in east Ukraine as ceasefire begins
    Feb15

    Guns fall silent in east Ukraine as ceasefire begins

    Shelling stopped at midnight on Saturday in Donetsk after President Poroshenko ordered forces to halt firing in line with a ceasefire agreement. …read more Source:...

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts
    Feb15

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts

    Ukrainian army and Russian-backed separatists already trading accusations of fresh attacks within hours of cease-fire deadline …read more Source:...

    Accusations Fly After Cease-Fire Begins in Ukraine
    Feb15

    Accusations Fly After Cease-Fire Begins in Ukraine

    Both sides accused the other of fresh attacks after the cease-fire went into effect one minute after midnight Sunday local time. …read more Source:...

    Ruble Tumble Busts Russian Buying Boom in Spain
    Feb15

    Ruble Tumble Busts Russian Buying Boom in Spain

    Spain was counting on rich Russians to help revive its stricken property market by buying homes on its sunny coasts, until the ruble collapsed on falling oil prices and the Ukraine crisis.The sharp fall of the Russian currency, driven by slumping oil prices and sanctions… …read more Source:...

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts
    Feb15

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts

    Firefighter tries to extinguish a fire at a building destroyed in shelling between Russian-backed separatists and Ukrainian government in residential area of the town of Artemivsk, Ukraine, Sa… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine Crisis: Ceasefire Broken Hours After It Was Called, Report Says
    Feb15

    Ukraine Crisis: Ceasefire Broken Hours After It Was Called, Report Says

    Just hours after the start of a ceasefire between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists, fighting has been reported. Each side accused the other of violating the ceasefire, Sputnik News reported. …read more Source: International Business...

    Security Firm: Cybercrime Ring Stole Up to $1B From Banks
    Feb15

    Security Firm: Cybercrime Ring Stole Up to $1B From Banks

    A multinational gang of cybercriminals has stolen as much as $1 billion from as many as 100 financial institutions around the world in about two years, Russian computer security company Kaspersky Labs said Saturday. The company said it was working with Interpol, Europol and authorities from different countries to try to uncover more details on...

    Both sides claim violations after cease-fire declared in Ukraine
    Feb15

    Both sides claim violations after cease-fire declared in Ukraine

    In a live midnight broadcast, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko issued the order for the country’s armed forces to hold their fire …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Both Sides Claim Violations After Ukraine Cease-fire Starts
    Feb15

    Both Sides Claim Violations After Ukraine Cease-fire Starts

    A cease-fire was declared in east Ukraine at a minute after midnight Sunday, kindling slender hopes of a reprieve from a conflict that has claimed more than 5,300 lives.But within two hours of the cease-fire’s scheduled start, the warring sides were already trading… …read more Source:...

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts
    Feb15

    Both sides claim violations after Ukraine cease-fire starts

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Officials in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol say an array of artillery attacks hit areas near the city during the morning, as the deadline for a cease-fire creeps closer. The city’s press service reported a half-dozen rocket and mortar attacks on outlying areas Saturday morning. There was no immediate information on...