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    Pro-Russian Rebels Commence Russia-Backed Offensive On Donetsk
    Jan23

    Pro-Russian Rebels Commence Russia-Backed Offensive On Donetsk

    Any hopes of salvaging September’s ceasefire in East Ukraine looked to have disappeared Friday as pro-Russian separatists mounted a major offensive on Ukrainian Army-held positions in Donetsk. Early indications from NATO suggest that the offensive is being backed by Russia; heavy weapons had been seen crossing the border from Russia to...

    The War in Ukraine Has Somehow Gotten Even Worse
    Jan23

    The War in Ukraine Has Somehow Gotten Even Worse

    Over the past few days, Ukraine has taken a significant turn for the worse. Fighting between rebels and government forces has intensified, the civilian death toll has increased, and the war of words between …read more Source: The New...

    Pro-Russian Rebels Reject Peace Deal, Launch Offensive
    Jan23

    Pro-Russian Rebels Reject Peace Deal, Launch Offensive

    DONETSK, Ukraine—Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine rejected a previously signed peace deal Friday and announced a new multi-pronged offensive against Ukrainian government troops. The main separatist leader in the Donetsk region said the insurgents won’t join further peace talks and another rebel went even further saying they will not...

    Davos Diary: Russia Trying to Derail IMF Talks, Says Ukrainian Official
    Jan23

    Davos Diary: Russia Trying to Derail IMF Talks, Says Ukrainian Official

    It’s little wonder that Ukraine Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko might need to put her head down on a Davos interview table for a quick rest before rushing off to her next meeting. The Chicago native who now is in charge of handling Ukraine’s economy has the wearying task of convincing foreign allies that her country is a solid...

    Pro-Russian rebels reject peace deal, launch offensive
    Jan23

    Pro-Russian rebels reject peace deal, launch offensive

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) – Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine on Friday rejected a previously signed peace deal and announced a new multi-pronged offensive against Ukrainian government troops, defying diplomatic efforts to end the spiraling crisis. The main separatist leader in the Donetsk region said the insurgents won’t engage...

    The 29 Most Miserable Countries In The World
    Jan23

    The 29 Most Miserable Countries In The World

    Venezuela, is again, the most miserable nation in the world, according to new analysis published by the Cato Institute. Cato’s Misery Index ranks 108 countries based on data from the Economist Intelligence Unit and calculations from Steve Hanke, a professor of Applied Economics at Johns Hopkins University. Professor Hanke factors in the...

    No more ceasefires with Ukraine, says pro-Russia rebel leader
    Jan23

    No more ceasefires with Ukraine, says pro-Russia rebel leader

    DONETSK, Ukraine –- Denis, a factory worker in his 30s who owns an apartment in the outlying Kirovsky district of this rebel stronghold, was made homeless this week when a shell exploded outside his apartment, blasting holes through its walls and shattering the windows. “It’s too dangerous,” he said as he packed what belongings could fit...

    Ukrainian Separatists Reportedly Abandon Peace Talks
    Jan23

    Ukrainian Separatists Reportedly Abandon Peace Talks

    The rebels are reported to have seized control of the Donetsk Airport days after the Kiev government had declared it had taken the destroyed facility.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Pro-Russian rebels reject peace deal, launch offensive
    Jan23

    Pro-Russian rebels reject peace deal, launch offensive

    Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine have rejected a previously signed peace deal and announced a new multi-pronged offensive against Ukrainian troops. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Pro-Russian rebels reject peace deal
    Jan23

    Pro-Russian rebels reject peace deal

    Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine rejected a previously signed peace deal Friday and announced a new multi-pronged offensive against Ukrainian government troops.Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...