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    Rebels shelling Ukrainian town behind front lines, Kiev says
    Feb10

    Rebels shelling Ukrainian town behind front lines, Kiev says

    Donetsk regional police chief Vyacheslav Abroskin said in a statement on Tuesday that Kramatorsk, which is more than 50 kilometres away from the nearest fighting, has come under shelling …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine
    Feb10

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine

    Government forces and Russia-backed rebels were each trying to make gains in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday ahead of long-anticipated peace talks. The intense fighting, which the United Nations says has killed more than 5,300 people since April, comes ahead of a crucial summit including Western leaders on Wednesday as well as peace talks later...

    Ukraine launches attack on pro-Russian rebels
    Feb10

    Ukraine launches attack on pro-Russian rebels

    Kiev authorities announce national guard has launched an offensive against pro-Russian separatists near Mariupol. …read more Source:...

    Harper, Merkel agree to disagree on Ukraine
    Feb10

    Harper, Merkel agree to disagree on Ukraine

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper and German Chancellor Angela Merkel continue to disagree on whether to provide military assistance to Ukraine in the event of a breakdown of negotiations with Russia later this week. Merkel spent the day on a whirlwind tour of North America, stopping first in Washington before heading back through Ottawa, in an...

    Stephen Harper won’t rule out sending lethal weapons for Ukraine
    Feb10

    Stephen Harper won’t rule out sending lethal weapons for Ukraine

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper declined to rule out supplying lethal military aid to Ukraine if diplomatic efforts to resolve the conflict with Russian-backed rebels in the eastern part of that country fail. “We’ll look at all options,” Harper said, when asked if Canada would be in favour of a shift in aid to Ukraine from humanitarian and to...

    Ukraine, Rebels Claim Gains As Toll Rises, Despite Diplomacy
    Feb10

    Ukraine, Rebels Claim Gains As Toll Rises, Despite Diplomacy

    Both sides in the conflict in eastern Ukraine are claiming territorial gains as fighting continues despite a diplomatic push for peace. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poland Will Not Send Lethal Weapons to Ukraine
    Feb10

    Poland Will Not Send Lethal Weapons to Ukraine

    Defense Minister: Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine, little optimism over talks …read more Source: ABC...

    Defense Minister: Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine, little optimism over talks
    Feb10

    Defense Minister: Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine, little optimism over talks

    Defense Minister Tomasz Siemoniak says Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine but says there is little optimism in the west about the outcome of peace negotiations. …read more Source: FOX...

    Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine
    Feb10

    Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Defense Minister Tomasz Siemoniak says Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine but says there is little optimism in… …read more Source:...

    Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine
    Feb10

    Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Defense Minister Tomasz Siemoniak says Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine but says there is little optimism in the west about the outcome of peace negotiations. In interviews for Polish media Tuesday, Siemoniak said Poland has supplied the military in neighboring Ukraine with some 17 million zlotys (4 million...