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    Poroshenko: De-escalation is priority in east Ukraine
    Jan25

    Poroshenko: De-escalation is priority in east Ukraine

    Ukrainian President stands by a September peace deal signed in Minsk …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian city as rebels launch offensive
    Jan25

    Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian city as rebels launch offensive

    President Petro Poroshenko held an emergency meeting of his military officials and cut short a trip to Saudi Arabia. …read more Source: USA...

    Obama ‘deeply concerned’ about latest violence in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Obama ‘deeply concerned’ about latest violence in Ukraine

    NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama says his administration is “deeply concerned” about the latest deadly flare-up in eastern Ukraine, but he says he won’t change how he’s handling the situation. Obama says he’ll keep trying to isolate Russia and he will examine options short of military conflict with Russia. Economic...

    Obama ‘deeply concerned’ about latest violence in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Obama ‘deeply concerned’ about latest violence in Ukraine

    NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama says his administration is “deeply concerned” about the latest deadly flare-up in eastern Ukraine, but he says he won’t change how he’s handling the situation…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Obama ‘deeply concerned’ about latest violence in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Obama ‘deeply concerned’ about latest violence in Ukraine

    Obama says he’ll keep trying to isolate Russia and he will examine options short of military conflict with Russia. Authorities say indiscriminate rocket fire on Saturday killed at least 30 people in Mariupol (mah-ROO’-pahl), in the southeast. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Russia blocks UN condemnation of shelling of Ukraine city
    Jan25

    Russia blocks UN condemnation of shelling of Ukraine city

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia blocked a Western-backed U.N. Security Council statement Saturday that would have condemned indiscriminate shelling in Ukraine’s southeastern city of Mariupol that killed about 30 civilians and injured more than 90. The blocked statement, obtained by The Associated Press, called for “an immediate de-escalation...

    Video Shows GRAD Rockets Fired By Rebels Hitting Cars In A Vital Ukrainian City
    Jan25

    Video Shows GRAD Rockets Fired By Rebels Hitting Cars In A Vital Ukrainian City

    Russian-supported rebels launched sophisticated missiles, rockets and drones against the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol on Saturday, Reuters reports. The offensive that killed at least 30 people has been called an “utter disregard of the ceasefire,” by NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg. Port city Mariupol, is approximately...

    Pressure mounts on Russia as Ukraine rebels launch offensive
    Jan25

    Pressure mounts on Russia as Ukraine rebels launch offensive

    Mariupol (Ukraine) (AFP) – World leaders ramped up pressure on Moscow Sunday to stop pro-Kremlin rebels from embarking on a major new offensive in eastern Ukraine after rocket fire killed at least 30 people in a strategic government-held port.The mayor of Mariupol’s office said 97 people were also wounded by dozens of long-distance...

    Russia blocks UN condemnation of shelling of Ukraine city
    Jan25

    Russia blocks UN condemnation of shelling of Ukraine city

    Russia blocked a Western-backed U.N. Security Council statement Saturday that would have condemned indiscriminate shelling in Ukraine’s southeastern city of Mariupol that killed about 30 civilians and injured more than 90. …read more Source: FOX...

    UN Security Council condemnation of indiscriminate shelling of Ukraine city of Mauripol
    Jan25

    UN Security Council condemnation of indiscriminate shelling of Ukraine city of Mauripol

    Russia has blocked a Western-backed U.N. …read more Source: FOX...