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    Donetsk Native, Backed by Putin, Unites Ukraine Rebels
    Feb10

    Donetsk Native, Backed by Putin, Unites Ukraine Rebels

    Separatist leader Alexander Zakharchenko will not be present at a summit on east Ukraine this week but his actions will help determine the success or failure of any peace deal. While Russian President Vladimir Putin is seen in the West as holding the key to peace, Zakharchenko is regarded vital for ensuring Moscow’s decisions are...

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa
    Feb10

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa

    LONDON (AP) — The war in eastern Ukraine again dominated the news in Europe last week, as Russian-backed rebels captured territory near the… …read more Source:...

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa
    Feb10

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa

    LONDON (AP) — The war in eastern Ukraine again dominated the news in Europe last week, as Russian-backed rebels captured territory near the besieged town of Debaltseve, prompting Ukrainian authorities to evacuate some residents…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Our Addiction to Fossil Fuel Is Taking Us on the Road to Nowhere
    Feb10

    Our Addiction to Fossil Fuel Is Taking Us on the Road to Nowhere

    On Saturday I joined a panel at the Munich Security Conference in Germany and talked about global security and energy security. You might be surprised to see Greenpeace at a security conference. The room was full of members of the “strategic community”, people who are not the crowd we normally engage with; they are the crowd we have...

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa
    Feb10

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa

    LONDON (AP) — The war in eastern Ukraine again dominated the news in Europe last week, as Russian-backed rebels captured territory near the besieged town of Debaltseve, prompting Ukrainian authorities to evacuate some residents. The new Greek government survived a confidence vote, Russians marked the 72nd anniversary of the Battle of Stalingrad...

    Germany: Top-level talks on Ukraine peace resuming in Minsk
    Feb10

    Germany: Top-level talks on Ukraine peace resuming in Minsk

    BERLIN — Germany’s Foreign Ministry says talks between senior officials from Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine to pave the way for a summit of leaders in Minsk will resume in the Belarusian capital.The ministry says that officials from the four countries will meet again in Minsk Tuesday evening, following a meeting in Berlin until late...

    Germany: Top-level talks on Ukraine peace resuming in Minsk
    Feb10

    Germany: Top-level talks on Ukraine peace resuming in Minsk

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s Foreign Ministry says talks between senior officials from Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine to pave the way for a summit of leaders in Minsk will resume in the Belarusian capital.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Everything you need to know about how we got here
    Feb10

    Everything you need to know about how we got here

    How did it come to this in Ukraine? Explore the 12 days that have defined the deadliest European conflict since the wars over the former Yugoslavia. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine: Separatists may boycott peace talks
    Feb10

    Ukraine: Separatists may boycott peace talks

    On the eve of a potential crunch meeting over the Ukraine crisis, it seems one key element may be missing: the separatist leaders whose pro-Russian forces are battling with Ukrainian soldiers for control of eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    DAN LOEB: We’re in a ‘haunted house market’
    Feb10

    DAN LOEB: We’re in a ‘haunted house market’

    Daniel Loeb of Third Point LLC writes in his latest investor letter that increased volatility has turned 2015 into a “haunted house market.” Here’s Loeb: Already, 2015 has been marked by increasing volatility, prompting a banker friend (hat tip to Jimmy L.) to characterize this as a “haunted house market” where a new scary event...