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    US envoy Kerry urges Russia to back peace in Ukraine
    Feb05

    US envoy Kerry urges Russia to back peace in Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, left, shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry during a meeting in Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. The Ukrainian government is anxious … …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine peace plan proposed amid pressure for lethal aid
    Feb05

    Ukraine peace plan proposed amid pressure for lethal aid

    French president said the two have a proposal “based on the territorial integrity of Ukraine.” …read more Source: USA...

    Putin invites new Greek premier to visit Moscow, as Athens, Germany trade barbs over Russia
    Feb05

    Putin invites new Greek premier to visit Moscow, as Athens, Germany trade barbs over Russia

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has invited Greece’s new prime minister to Moscow in May, as Athens and Berlin publicly traded barbs over European Union policy on Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    John Kerry in Ukraine as U.S. weighs sending weapons
    Feb05

    John Kerry in Ukraine as U.S. weighs sending weapons

    Secretary of State John Kerry is in Ukraine as the U.S. considers supplying weapons to help fight pro-Russian rebels. Kerry met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Kiev. CBS News correspondent Elizabeth Palmer joins CBSN from Ukraine with details of his visit. …read more Source:...

    Arming Ukraine could provoke Russia, NATO general warns
    Feb05

    Arming Ukraine could provoke Russia, NATO general warns

    The top NATO commander says any move to provide Ukraine with lethal defensive weapons must take into account any possible angry reaction from Russia. …read more Source: CTV...

    Aid Agencies Need More Funds Than Ever Before. This Is How They’re Coping
    Feb05

    Aid Agencies Need More Funds Than Ever Before. This Is How They’re Coping

    2014 was a tumultuous year. Fresh fighting rocked countries like the Central African Republic, Ukraine and South Sudan, even as ongoing violence in Syria and Iraq lingered. The turmoil left more people displaced from their homes than ever recorded before. More people died in this year’s Ebola outbreak than in all the previous outbreaks of...

    Georgia’s War Lessons for Ukraine
    Feb05

    Georgia’s War Lessons for Ukraine

    The 2008 Russo-Georgian war offers a way to a solution in the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Russia Unveils Controversial Yalta Monument Featuring Stalin
    Feb05

    Russia Unveils Controversial Yalta Monument Featuring Stalin

    Russia has unveiled a controversial monument to Soviet leader Joseph Stalin, Britain’s Winston Churchill, and U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the annexed region of Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kerry urges Russia to commit to peace in Ukraine
    Feb05

    Kerry urges Russia to commit to peace in Ukraine

    In a new push for peace in eastern Ukraine, the leaders of France and Germany announced Thursday they were heading to Kyiv and Moscow with a proposal to end the fighting. The surprise move appeared designed to head off U.S. considerations of giving Ukraine heavy weapons, something Europeans oppose out of fears of sparking an arms race....

    US Envoy Kerry Urges Russia to Back Peace in Ukraine
    Feb05

    US Envoy Kerry Urges Russia to Back Peace in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine— In a new push for peace in eastern Ukraine, the leaders of France and Germany announced Thursday they were heading to Kiev and Moscow with a proposal to end the fighting. The surprise move appeared aimed at heading off U.S. considerations of giving Ukraine lethal military aid, something many European nations oppose. The flurry of...