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    Obama, Merkel: Russian aggression reinforces Western unity
    Feb09

    Obama, Merkel: Russian aggression reinforces Western unity

    President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared Monday that Russian aggression in Ukraine has only reinforced the unity of the U.S. and Europe, as they weighed the prospects of reviving an elusive peace… …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    EU ministers urge Russia to free imprisoned Ukraine pilot
    Feb09

    EU ministers urge Russia to free imprisoned Ukraine pilot

    read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Obama, Merkel hint at disagreements on Ukraine
    Feb09

    Obama, Merkel hint at disagreements on Ukraine

    German chancellor at White House today for meetings with President Obama …read more Source: USA...

    Does Putin Want War or Negotiations?
    Feb09

    Does Putin Want War or Negotiations?

    Confusion, confusion, confusion! This is how Russian President Vladimir Putin, increasingly isolated from Western conversations, keeps the world on its toes. Because only he has any answers. The conflict in eastern Ukraine is ever more fierce. Russian-supported rebels in the occupied cities of Donetsk and Luhansk now use sophisticated weapons to...

    Obama says Russia cannot redraw borders ‘at barrel of a gun’
    Feb09

    Obama says Russia cannot redraw borders ‘at barrel of a gun’

    Washington (AFP) – US President Barack Obama warned after meeting Monday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the Ukraine crisis that the West cannot allow Russia to redraw Europe’s borders “at the barrel of a gun.””We continue to encourage a diplomatic resolution to this issue,” Obama told a joint press...

    Obama: Russia’s aggression only reinforces Western unity
    Feb09

    Obama: Russia’s aggression only reinforces Western unity

    President Barack Obama declared Monday that Russian aggression in Ukraine has only reinforced the unity of the U.S. and Europe, as he and German Chancellor Angela Merkel held talks about prospects of reviving an elusive… …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Photos: Top images from around the world
    Feb09

    Photos: Top images from around the world

    The day’s best photos, as selected by editors at Postmedia News, are a stunning collection of the greatest images from around the world. A Pro-Russian rebel walks past a car destroyed by a rocket during recent shelling in Donetsk, Ukraine, Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek) A Pro-Russian rebel walks past a car destroyed by a...

    EU ministers urge Russia to free imprisoned Ukraine pilot
    Feb09

    EU ministers urge Russia to free imprisoned Ukraine pilot

    BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union foreign ministers have launched a plea for Russia to free a Ukrainian air force officer who has been on hunger strike in a Russian prison. Fourteen EU ministers and the French ambassador on Monday held pictures of Nadezhda Savchenko and urged Russian authorities to free the “illegally abducted Ukrainian pilot.” The...

    EU ministers urge Russia to free imprisoned Ukraine pilot
    Feb09

    EU ministers urge Russia to free imprisoned Ukraine pilot

    BRUSSELS — European Union foreign ministers have launched a plea for Russia to free a Ukrainian air force officer who has been on hunger strike in a Russian prison.Fourteen EU ministers and the French ambassador on Monday held pictures of Nadezhda Savchenko and urged Russian authorities to free the “illegally abducted Ukrainian...

    Angela Merkel, Obama try to bridge differences on arms to Ukraine
    Feb09

    Angela Merkel, Obama try to bridge differences on arms to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid a swirl of diplomatic maneuvering, President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel huddled at the White House Monday to evaluate the prospects of reviving an elusive peace plan to end the conflict between Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists. Hanging over the discussions was a potential split … …read...