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    Demilitarized zone proposed as Ukraine peace talks continue
    Feb07

    Demilitarized zone proposed as Ukraine peace talks continue

    French President Francois Hollande says the French-German peace plan for Ukraine calls for a demilitarized zone in Ukraine and greater autonomy for the pro-separatist eastern region. …read more Source:...

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal
    Feb07

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal

    MUNICH (AP) — A flurry of diplomacy aimed at calming the conflict in Ukraine will bring German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and other players together at a conference in Germany.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal
    Feb07

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Saturday that she’s still unsure of reaching a deal to calm the crisis in Ukraine, which France’s president said could feature a broad demilitarized zone and greater autonomy… …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Hollande proposes demilitarized zone as Ukraine peace talks continue
    Feb07

    Hollande proposes demilitarized zone as Ukraine peace talks continue

    French President Francois Hollande is proposing a demilitarized zone in Ukraine and greater autonomy for the pro-separatist eastern region. …read more Source:...

    Putin: we don’t want war
    Feb07

    Putin: we don’t want war

    The Russian president’s remarks on Saturday to a trade union congress in the resort city of Sochi came as officials from Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany tried to develop a new initiative for ending the fighting in eastern Ukraine. The Ukraine crisis, which Moscow contends was sparked by Western manipulation, has brought punishing...

    Hollande: ‘Rather strong’ autonomy for east Ukraine on the table
    Feb07

    Hollande: ‘Rather strong’ autonomy for east Ukraine on the table

    French President Francois Hollande, traveling to Kiev and Moscow with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, said a deal to end the Ukraine crisis could include a demilitarized zone and greater autonomy for the separatist eastern region. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Biden says Ukraine has right to defend itself against Russia
    Feb07

    Biden says Ukraine has right to defend itself against Russia

    MUNICH (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on Saturday that Washington wanted a peaceful solution to the conflict in Ukraine but… …read more Source:...

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words
    Feb07

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words

    MUNICH (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is backing the German-French diplomatic push to calm the crisis in Ukraine but says Russia will have… …read more Source:...

    Biden: Putin still sending 'little green men' into Ukraine
    Feb07

    Biden: Putin still sending 'little green men' into Ukraine

    Vice President Biden is questioning Moscow’s committment to peace, accusing Russian President Vladimir Putin of sending unmarked soldiers known as “little green men” into Ukraine. “Putin continues to call for new peace plans as his troops roll… …read more Source: The...

    Merkel, Hollande head to Moscow amid rising conflict in Ukraine
    Feb07

    Merkel, Hollande head to Moscow amid rising conflict in Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President François Hollande are headed to Moscow on Friday to press for peace talks amid intensifying fighting in Ukraine. According to reports, the leaders will be making a proposal for a peace deal… …read more Source: The...