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    Davos World Economic Forum draws big names
    Jan22

    Davos World Economic Forum draws big names

    Al Gore and Pharrell shared the stage Wednesday at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland. Other notable speakers include the heads of Germany, Italy and Ukraine. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine bus stop attack kills at least six
    Jan22

    Ukraine bus stop attack kills at least six

    At least six civilians were killed in an attack at a trolleybus stop in the rebel-controlled city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Russia, Ukraine agree on pullback line for heavy weapons
    Jan22

    Russia, Ukraine agree on pullback line for heavy weapons

    Diplomats from Russia and Ukraine agreed Wednesday on a dividing line from where both sides should pull back their heavy weapons, just hours after separatist forces deployed more arms and manpower to an emerging flashpoint in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Wells running dry at Crimea safari Park
    Jan22

    Wells running dry at Crimea safari Park

    Low water levels in a Crimean reservoir signal hardship for animals at a safari park caught in the political crossfire. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    13 killed in shelling of city bus in east Ukraine
    Jan22

    13 killed in shelling of city bus in east Ukraine

    A mortar shell hit a bus Thursday in the Ukrainian rebel stronghold of Donetsk, killing at least 13 people, the city’s leader said. It was not immediately clear which side was responsible for the attack, but angry residents punched and kicked a captured soldier dragged to the scene by the rebels. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine shelling: Seven civilians killed
    Jan22

    Ukraine shelling: Seven civilians killed

    Seven civilians were killed when shells hit a trolley bus station in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, the City Council there said Thursday, as the months-long conflict in the country’s east showed little sign of easing. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Forces Almost Defeated at Donetsk Airport
    Jan22

    Ukrainian Forces Almost Defeated at Donetsk Airport

    DONETSK, Ukraine— Ukrainian forces have all but abandoned Donetsk airport after months of bitter battle, although military officials continue to insist they hold part of the terminal. The Defense Ministry said Thursday that six soldiers had died over the previous day of fighting for the airport, which lies on the northern edge of the...

    13 killed in shelling of city bus in east Ukraine
    Jan22

    13 killed in shelling of city bus in east Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine – A mortar shell hit a bus Thursday in the Ukrainian rebel stronghold of Donetsk, killing at least 13 people, the city’s leader said. It was not immediately clear which side was responsible for the attack, but angry residents punched and kicked a captured soldier dragged to the scene by the rebels. The mortar killed...

    At Least 7 Killed in Shelling of City Bus in Eastern Ukraine
    Jan22

    At Least 7 Killed in Shelling of City Bus in Eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine— Local authorities in the separatist stronghold in east Ukraine say at least seven people have been killed after a city bus was hit by an artillery shell. The shell struck the vehicle Thursday morning in Donetsk, instantly killing numerous passengers and blowing out the windows of a nearby building. A rebel official at the site...

    9 Civilians Dead in Bus Attack After Ukrainian Troops Withdraw from Donetsk Airport
    Jan22

    9 Civilians Dead in Bus Attack After Ukrainian Troops Withdraw from Donetsk Airport

    At least nine civilians were killed and several more injured on Thursday morning after a trolleybus was apparently hit by mortar fire in a rebel-held part of Donetsk, the BBC reports. The deaths came after Ukraine’s Defense Ministry announced late Wednesday that its army had withdrawn from the main terminal of the fiercely-contested Donetsk...