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    The 10 most important things in the world right now
    Feb10

    The 10 most important things in the world right now

    Good morning! Here’s what you need to know for Tuesday. 1. Greece’s radical government will ask for a “bridge” agreement until a wider debt deal can be negotiated in September when it meets with eurozone partners on Wednesday. 2. A senior government official says the mysterious death of Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman...

    Ukrainian forces launch offensive near Mariupol, east Ukraine: Kiev
    Feb10

    Ukrainian forces launch offensive near Mariupol, east Ukraine: Kiev

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian national guard has launched an offensive against pro-Russian separatists near the southeastern port city of… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine
    Feb10

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Government forces on Tuesday reported a counter-offensive in rebel-held eastern Ukraine, while the rebels said they were… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian army reportedly on advance in eastern Ukraine
    Feb10

    Ukrainian army reportedly on advance in eastern Ukraine

    Government forces on Tuesday reported a counter-offensive in rebel-held eastern Ukraine, while the rebels said they were successful in surrounding Ukrainian troops at a strategic railway junction. …read more Source: Global...

    Big debt, high stakes
    Feb10

    Big debt, high stakes

    It’s a day of meetings, meetings, meetings – and contemplating massive amounts of debt. China’s inflation numbers this morning show a slowdown in consumer prices, and yet another drop in factory prices. As China contemplates deflation, the stakes are huge. They’re not the only one facing big risks today: as the political...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks parliament to agree to dismiss prosecutor
    Feb10

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks parliament to agree to dismiss prosecutor

    Deputies, activists and the country’s Western backers have regularly accused the prosecutor’s office of failing to tackle corruption and roll out reforms …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukrainian army said to be on advance in eastern Ukraine
    Feb10

    Ukrainian army said to be on advance in eastern Ukraine

    The volunteer Azov battalion said on social media on Tuesday that it captured several villages north-east of the strategic port of Mariupol, pushing the rebels closer to the border with Russia …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine
    Feb10

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine

    read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine
    Feb10

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Government forces are reporting gains in rebel-held eastern Ukraine as the parties in the conflict gear up for talks. Fighting between government troops and Russia-backed separatists has killed more than 5,300 people since April, according to the U.N. The volunteer Azov battalion said on social media on Tuesday that it...

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine
    Feb10

    Ukrainian army reports gains in eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Government forces are reporting gains in rebel-held eastern Ukraine as the parties in the conflict gear up for talks. Fighting between government troops and Russia-backed separatists has killed more than 5,300 people since April, according to the U.N. …read more Source: San Francisco...