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    Ukrainian army said to be on advance in eastern Ukraine
    Feb10

    Ukrainian army said to be on advance in eastern Ukraine

    Government forces are reporting gains in rebel-held eastern Ukraine as the parties in the conflict gear up for talks. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine
    Feb10

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Government forces are reporting gains in rebel-held eastern Ukraine as the parties in the conflict gear up for… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks parliament to agree to dismiss General Prosecutor
    Feb10

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks parliament to agree to dismiss General Prosecutor

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has asked parliament to agree to the dismissal of General Prosecutor Vitaliy Yarema,… …read more Source:...

    Seven Ukrainian servicemen killed in the east: Kiev military
    Feb10

    Seven Ukrainian servicemen killed in the east: Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Seven Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and 23 wounded in fighting with pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine’s eastern… …read more Source:...

    10 things you need to know before European markets open
    Feb10

    10 things you need to know before European markets open

    Good morning! Here are 10 things you need to know in markets today. Obama and Merkel announced unity and not much else about Ukraine. US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared Monday that Russian aggression in Ukraine has only reinforced the unity of the US and Europe, as they weighed the prospects of reviving an...

    Polish defense minister says supplying arms to Ukraine is last option
    Feb10

    Polish defense minister says supplying arms to Ukraine is last option

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Supplying arms to Ukraine is a final option, but one worth avoiding, as it could trigger an escalation of the conflict in… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Crisis: Pro-Russian Rebels Claim To Surround Kiev Troops In Debaltseve
    Feb10

    Ukraine Crisis: Pro-Russian Rebels Claim To Surround Kiev Troops In Debaltseve

    Amid diplomatic efforts to resolve the worsening crisis in eastern Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels claimed Monday that they had encircled Ukrainian troops in the city of Debaltseve, a major transport hub only 45 miles from Donetsk. …read more Source: International Business...

    Merkel says Ukraine conflict can’t be solved by military means
    Feb10

    Merkel says Ukraine conflict can’t be solved by military means

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday the conflict between Russia and Ukraine cannot be solved by “military means.” Merkel made the remark in a joint news conference with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, just hours after meeting with U.S. President Barak Obama in Washington. …read more Source: FOX...

    Won’t arm Ukraine until peace process finishes, Obama says after meeting with Merkel
    Feb10

    Won’t arm Ukraine until peace process finishes, Obama says after meeting with Merkel

    WASHINGTON — U.S. President Barack Obama wants peace negotiations with Russia to run their course before deciding to send “lethal defensive” arms to help Kyiv against the recent attacks by Russian-supplied separatists in eastern Ukraine. “The possibility of lethal defensive weapons is one of those options that’s being examined,” he said at...

    Ukraine crisis: Merkel urges talks as Obama weighs lethal arms for Kiev (+video)
    Feb10

    Ukraine crisis: Merkel urges talks as Obama weighs lethal arms for Kiev (+video)

    The German chancellor insists that diplomacy is the only way to resolve the worsening fighting in Ukraine, while US hawks argue that Kiev needs to be empowered to defend itself against the Russia-backed rebels. …read more Source: Christian Science...