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    As leaders gather to discuss Ukraine peace, war intensifies
    Feb11

    As leaders gather to discuss Ukraine peace, war intensifies

    MOSCOW — Pro-Moscow rebels and Ukrainian forces waged intense battles over strategic ground Wednesday as leaders gathered for high-stakes talks seeking to quell the escalating conflict and close rifts between Russia and the West.Read full article >> …read more Source: The Washington...

    10 Things to Know for Today
    Feb11

    10 Things to Know for Today

    By The Associated Press read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Deadly fighting mars Ukraine's final push for peace
    Feb11

    Deadly fighting mars Ukraine's final push for peace

    Kiev said 19 of its soldiers were killed in a day of pro-Russian separatist assaults …read more Source: The Globe and...

    What’s at stake as Putin, Poroshenko meet in Minsk to talk peace
    Feb11

    What’s at stake as Putin, Poroshenko meet in Minsk to talk peace

    KIEV, Ukraine – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, will give peace a chance one more time when they meet in Minsk late Wednesday to discuss bringing an end to the war in eastern Ukraine. More than 5,300 people have been killed over the course of the 10-month-long conflict, and over one million people...

    Death toll rises in Ukraine ahead of reported cease-fire talks
    Feb11

    Death toll rises in Ukraine ahead of reported cease-fire talks

    Shelling rocked a bus station in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk Wednesday as fighting continued to rage in eastern Ukraine ahead of crucial peace talks later in the day. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Forlorn Ukraine city: Death comes calling from the skies
    Feb11

    Forlorn Ukraine city: Death comes calling from the skies

    Debaltseve is a ghost town. …read more Source:...

    Leaders gather in Minsk for Ukraine crisis summit
    Feb11

    Leaders gather in Minsk for Ukraine crisis summit

    All eyes were on Minsk, Belarus, on Wednesday as officials from Russia, Ukraine and separatist groups met to hammer out proposals for a possible peace deal for Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine fighting continues ahead of peace talks
    Feb11

    Ukraine fighting continues ahead of peace talks

    Shelling rocked a bus station in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk Wednesday as fighting continued to rage in eastern Ukraine ahead of crucial peace talks later in the day. …read more Source:...

    To Warrior Prince Stephen Harper, the slowing economy is old news
    Feb11

    To Warrior Prince Stephen Harper, the slowing economy is old news

    Stephen Harper used to trumpet his government’s handling of the economy. In those days, the prime minister portrayed himself as Professor Harper, the bespectacled, cardigan-wearing economist under whose wise leadership Canada avoided the worst of the global recession. Today, the professor has been replaced by Stephen Harper, Warrior Prince....

    Greek uncertainty obscuring underlying European recovery
    Feb11

    Greek uncertainty obscuring underlying European recovery

    A raft of indicators have pointed to a pick-up in activity that puts the 19-country eurozone economy in a position to outperform expectations this year — provided it doesn’t stumble into a messy Greek exit from the euro or relations deteriorate between the West and Russia over the conflict in Ukraine. For years, the eurozone has been in...