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    Merkel, Obama Try to Bridge Differences on Arms to Ukraine
    Feb09

    Merkel, Obama Try to Bridge Differences on Arms to Ukraine

    President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are trying for a public display of unity despite a potential split over arming Ukrainian fighters to wage a more effective battle against Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source:...

    Demands To Censor Twitter Soar
    Feb09

    Demands To Censor Twitter Soar

    If loose lips sink ships, what can tweets do? Enough to worry governments, apparently. Governments around the world made 796 demands to take down content on Twitter in the last six months of 2014, up 84 percent from the first half of the year, the social network said on Monday in its latest transparency report. Governments have also ramped up...

    Watch:  Obama Says He Might Send Weapons to Ukraine
    Feb09

    Watch: Obama Says He Might Send Weapons to Ukraine

    In a joint news conference with visiting German Chancellor Merkel, who opposes the move, Obama said sending weapons is an option. …read more Source: ABC...

    Obama and Merkel announce unity and not much else about Ukraine
    Feb09

    Obama and Merkel announce unity and not much else about Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — 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 plan to end the conflict. Still, Obama held open the prospect that if a new round of diplomacy this week...

    Obama: Russia’s aggression only reinforces Western unity
    Feb09

    Obama: Russia’s aggression only reinforces Western unity

    WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared today 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 plan to end the conflict. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    Ukraine War: Rebels Seize Control Of Key Route Used By Ukrainian Military To Ship Ammunition As Battle Over Debaltsevo Intensifies
    Feb09

    Ukraine War: Rebels Seize Control Of Key Route Used By Ukrainian Military To Ship Ammunition As Battle Over Debaltsevo Intensifies

    Rebels from Ukraine’s self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic claimed Monday they had seized control of a key route used by the Ukrainian military to ship ammunition and other supplies to troops. The Russian separatists alleged they had taken control of the village of Logvinovo, a strategic gain bordering a highway “used...

    Obama Stresses Unity as Allies Push for Ukraine Deal
    Feb09

    Obama Stresses Unity as Allies Push for Ukraine Deal

    He emphasized that Russian aggression in the region “has only reinforced the unity” of the United States with its western allies. …read more Source:...