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    Poroshenko Says Ukraine Still a Long Way from Peace
    Feb14

    Poroshenko Says Ukraine Still a Long Way from Peace

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko meets with troops ahead of a ceasefire that is expected to take hold. They sing the national anthem amid reports that two civilians were killed in separatist shelling in the east. Poroshenko says no one should have illusions about the ceasefire. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Nursery Hit as Ukraine Ceasefire Looms
    Feb14

    Nursery Hit as Ukraine Ceasefire Looms

    Fighting across Eastern Ukraine is showing no signs of letting up as the deadline for a planned ceasefire approaches. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Open Source: Sifting Ukrainian Fact From Ukrainian Fiction
    Feb14

    Open Source: Sifting Ukrainian Fact From Ukrainian Fiction

    Photographs provided to Senator James Inhofe by Ukrainian officials as proof of Russian involvement in Ukraine were taken during the 2008 Georgia war. …read more Source: The New York...

    Canada to send money, radar satellite images to Ukraine
    Feb14

    Canada to send money, radar satellite images to Ukraine

    The Canadian government will be sending financial aid plus radar satellite images to Ukraine to support their fight against Russian-backed separatists, according to Defence Minister Jason Kenney. In an interview airing Saturday on CBC Radio’s The House, Kenney told host Evan Solomon that Canada is preparing a new financial package for...

    Russia asks UN Security Council to endorse Ukraine ceasefire deal
    Feb14

    Russia asks UN Security Council to endorse Ukraine ceasefire deal

    The resolution, if adopted, would be the rare action the council has been able to take on the year-long crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: Global...

    Ukraine cease-fire deadline provokes bitter last-gasp battle
    Feb14

    Ukraine cease-fire deadline provokes bitter last-gasp battle

    Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine says that eight troops have been killed and 34 wounded overnight, despite a peace deal and a looming cease-fire deadline.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Russia asks UN Security Council to endorse Ukraine ceasefire deal
    Feb14

    Russia asks UN Security Council to endorse Ukraine ceasefire deal

    Russia has circulated a draft resolution in the United Nations Security Council endorsing the latest ceasefire agreement on Ukraine and calling on all parties involved to carry it out. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine ceasefire deadline provokes last-gasp battle
    Feb14

    Ukraine ceasefire deadline provokes last-gasp battle

    Russian-backed separatists mounted a vicious assault Friday in eastern Ukraine ahead of a weekend ceasefire deadline, pummeling a strategic railway hub with wave upon wave of shelling in a last-minute grab for territory. At least 26 people were killed across the region. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russia Asks UN Security Council to Take Action on Ukraine
    Feb14

    Russia Asks UN Security Council to Take Action on Ukraine

    Russia asks UN Security Council to take rare action on Ukraine by endorsing cease-fire deal …read more Source: ABC...

    Russia asks UN Security Council to take action on Ukraine
    Feb14

    Russia asks UN Security Council to take action on Ukraine

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia has circulated a draft resolution in the United Nations Security Council endorsing the latest cease-fire agreement on Ukraine and calling on all parties involved to carry it out. U.N. diplomats say the council is expected to meet Sunday to vote on the resolution, just hours after the cease-fire is to take effect. The...