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    Ukraine ceasfire: Fighting persists in day before pact
    Feb14

    Ukraine ceasfire: Fighting persists in day before pact

    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 casualties....

    U.S. Says Images Show Russian Armaments Near Embattled Ukraine Town
    Feb14

    U.S. Says Images Show Russian Armaments Near Embattled Ukraine Town

    The satellite images, posted Saturday on Twitter by the U.S. ambassador, were meant to bolster the case that Russia has joined separatists in an all-out assault on the Ukrainian Army. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine crisis: Poroshenko says peace deal in danger
    Feb14

    Ukraine crisis: Poroshenko says peace deal in danger

    Ukraine’s president has warned that a deal to end the war in the east is in “great danger” after heavy fighting ahead of Saturday night’s ceasefire. Petro Poroshenko also accused Russia of “significantly increasing” its offensive despite the peace agreement reached in Minsk on Thursday. The US ambassador to Ukraine tweeted a satellite...

    Fighting persists in Ukraine as cease-fire looms
    Feb14

    Fighting persists in Ukraine as cease-fire looms

    Heavy artillery fire roared Saturday in eastern Ukraine as fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists continued hours before a cease-fire was to take effect in the conflict that has killed more than 5,300 people. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine fighting persists as cease-fire time approaches
    Feb14

    Ukraine fighting persists as cease-fire time approaches

    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. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine ceasfire: Fighting persists in day before pact
    Feb14

    Ukraine ceasfire: Fighting persists in day before pact

    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. …read more Source:...

    Fighting rages in run-up to Ukraine ceasefire
    Feb14

    Fighting rages in run-up to Ukraine ceasefire

    Ukraine and Russian-backed rebels fought across the east of the country despite a peace deal brokered by Germany and France. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine fighting rages ahead of ceasefire
    Feb14

    Ukraine fighting rages ahead of ceasefire

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ferocious fighting raged in Ukraine on Saturday, threatening a ceasefire deal as Kiev and the US accused Russia of fuelling a rebel onslaught to grab territory before the truce started.Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko warned that continuing bombardments that killed dozens had plunged a peace plan reached in...

    Ukraine Fighting Persists as Cease-Fire Time Approaches
    Feb14

    Ukraine Fighting Persists as Cease-Fire Time Approaches

    Fighting in Ukraine persists in day before cease-fire is to take effect …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine fighting persists as cease-fire time approaches
    Feb14

    Ukraine fighting persists as cease-fire time approaches

    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...