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    Greece, Ukraine and Russia: History lessons
    Feb04

    Greece, Ukraine and Russia: History lessons

    Two of the biggest geopolitical flashpoints this year involve one of the oldest stories of all: creditors chasing their due. …read more Source:...

    Artillery shell hits hospital, kills four in Donetsk, Ukraine
    Feb04

    Artillery shell hits hospital, kills four in Donetsk, Ukraine

    Andrew V. PestanoDONETSK, Ukraine, Feb. 4 (UPI) — An artillery shell has hit a hospital in the rebel-controlled city of Donetsk, Ukraine, killing at least four people. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine’s president confident U.S. will send weapons
    Feb04

    Ukraine’s president confident U.S. will send weapons

    Ukraine’s president says he is confident the United States will supply his country with weapons to fight pro-Russian separatists but Germany’s chancellor is opposed to the idea. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine president says he has no doubt US will send his forces weapons
    Feb04

    Ukraine president says he has no doubt US will send his forces weapons

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said late Tuesday that his confident that the United States will send weapons to his country to help it fight pro-Russian rebels, a step the Americans reportedly are considering. …read more Source: FOX...

    Shell hits hospital in Ukraine’s Donetsk, mayor says
    Feb04

    Shell hits hospital in Ukraine’s Donetsk, mayor says

    ‘There was an artillery shell at 12 noon … The shell hit a hospital, there are dead and wounded,’ a statement on the administration’s website said …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Taiwan Plane Cartwheels into River After Take-Off, Killing At Least 16
    Feb04

    Taiwan Plane Cartwheels into River After Take-Off, Killing At Least 16

    A TransAsia Airways plane with 58 passengers and crew on board cartwheeled into a river shortly after taking off from a downtown Taipei airport on Wednesday, killing at least 16 people and leaving about a dozen missing, officials said. As many as 28 people appeared to have survived the crash after the plane lurched between buildings, clipped an...

    Pope decries ‘scandal’ of Ukraine Christians killing each other, urges int’l search for peace
    Feb04

    Pope decries ‘scandal’ of Ukraine Christians killing each other, urges int’l search for peace

    Pope Francis has denounced the surge in fighting in eastern Ukraine, saying it was a “scandal” that Christians were fighting among themselves. …read more Source: FOX...

    Pope decries ‘scandal’ of Ukraine Christians at war
    Feb04

    Pope decries ‘scandal’ of Ukraine Christians at war

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has denounced the surge in fighting in eastern Ukraine, saying it was a “scandal” that Christians were fighting among themselves. During his weekly general audience Wednesday, Francis called for greater international efforts to bring Russian-backed separatists and Ukrainian troops back to negotiations. The U.N....

    Russian Intransigence on Ukraine Prompts U.S. to Reconsider Policy
    Feb04

    Russian Intransigence on Ukraine Prompts U.S. to Reconsider Policy

    Analysis: As Secretary of State Kerry travels to Kiev this week, policy makers in Washington are re-examining their decision not to supply weapons to Ukraine. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Ukraine president confident of getting US weapons
    Feb04

    Ukraine president confident of getting US weapons

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he “doesn’t have a slightest doubt” that the United States will send weapons to his country to help it fight pro-Russian rebels. …read more Source: U.S....