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    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko orders ceasefire, calls it ‘the last chance’ for peace
    Feb15

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko orders ceasefire, calls it ‘the last chance’ for peace

    Thor BensonKIEV, Ukraine, Feb. 14 (UPI) — Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko has ordered a ceasefire between Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels, and he’s calling it ‘the last chance’ for peace. …read more Source: United Press...

    Cease-Fire Period Begins in Ukraine
    Feb15

    Cease-Fire Period Begins in 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. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Both Sides Vow to Abide Uneasy Truce in Ukraine
    Feb15

    Both Sides Vow to Abide Uneasy Truce in Ukraine

    Kiev and Russia-backed separatists warily ordered their forces to abide by a cease-fire as it took effect, even after fighting had surged in the days and hours before the truce deadline. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Ukraine peace ‘threatened’ by rebel actions: Poroshenko
    Feb15

    Ukraine peace ‘threatened’ by rebel actions: Poroshenko

    Kiev (AFP) – The peace process in Ukraine is being “threatened” by pro-Russian separatists who have virtually encircled Ukrainian troops in the key battleground town of Debaltseve, President Petro Poroshenko said early Sunday, shortly after the start of an agreed ceasefire.”Unfortunately, the peace process is threatened,...

    Cease-fire period begins in Ukraine
    Feb15

    Cease-fire period begins 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...

    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...

    Obama talks cease-fire with leaders of Ukraine, Germany
    Feb15

    Obama talks cease-fire with leaders of Ukraine, Germany

    RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama spoke Saturday with the leaders of Ukraine and Germany as fighting continued between Ukrainian… …read more Source:...

    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...

    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...