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    Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine
    Feb10

    Poland will not send lethal weapons to Ukraine

    WARSAW, Poland – Defence 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 neighbouring Ukraine with some 17 million zlotys (4 million euros,...

    Fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine ahead of peace talks
    Feb10

    Fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine ahead of peace talks

    SARTANA, Ukraine – Fighting in eastern Ukraine intensified on Tuesday ahead of much-anticipated peace talks, with both sides claiming significant advances and the government accusing the rebels of shelling a town far behind the front lines. The intense fighting, which the U.N. says has killed more than 5,300 people since April, comes ahead of a...

    Obama Awaits Outcome Of Ukraine Peace Talks in Minsk
    Feb10

    Obama Awaits Outcome Of Ukraine Peace Talks in Minsk

    President Obama said that he would wait for the outcome of peace talks before deciding whether to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Kerry Tells Lawmakers He’s For Arming Ukraine
    Feb10

    Kerry Tells Lawmakers He’s For Arming Ukraine

    Secretary of State John Kerry told lawmakers during a private reception in Germany that he personally supports sending lethal aid to the Ukrainian military, even though President Barack Obama has yet to make a decision on whether to say yes… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Life under shelling in eastern Ukraine: a battle to survive
    Feb10

    Life under shelling in eastern Ukraine: a battle to survive

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — At the Trudovskoi bus station in Donetsk, the gossip these days focuses on whose house has been hit by shelling and where you can get food handouts. …read more Source: U.S....

    Fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine; both sides prepare for peace talks
    Feb10

    Fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine; both sides prepare for peace talks

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine intensified on Tuesday ahead of much-anticipated peace talks, with both sides claiming significant advances and the government accusing the rebels of shelling a town far behind the front lines. …read more Source: CTV...

    Fighting intensifies in Ukraine ahead of peace talks
    Feb10

    Fighting intensifies in Ukraine ahead of peace talks

    The intense fighting comes ahead of a crucial summit involving Western leaders on Wednesday, as well as peace talks later Tuesday. …read more Source: USA...

    Life under shelling in eastern Ukraine: a battle to survive
    Feb10

    Life under shelling in eastern Ukraine: a battle to survive

    Day and night, mortars and rockets rain down on the rebel stronghold in eastern Ukraine — mainly in the city’s outlying districts, where the poorest people live. Able-bodied people have no work and retirees have no pensions, since the government in Kiev has stopped paying pensions in rebel-held areas. There is nothing to do, said Banina,...

    Fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine ahead of peace talks
    Feb10

    Fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine ahead of peace talks

    read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Kiev, rebels both claim gains on eve of Ukraine peace talks
    Feb10

    Kiev, rebels both claim gains on eve of Ukraine peace talks

    Russia-backed rebels say they have surrounded a key transportation hub, while government forces have opened a new front near the port of Mariupol. …read more Source: Christian Science...