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    Garry Kasparov, Master Chess Player, Speaks Out on the Cold War and the West’s Shameful Appeasement of Putin
    Feb07

    Garry Kasparov, Master Chess Player, Speaks Out on the Cold War and the West’s Shameful Appeasement of Putin

    Initially posted December 8, 2014. Original text below: “I think we’ve forgotten many important lessons of the Cold war,” says human-rights activist and former World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov. Especially when it comes to dealing with Russian leader Vladimir Putin: “You cannot project weakness….Putin’s game is [not chess but]...

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal
    Feb07

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Saturday that she’s still unsure of reaching a deal to calm the crisis in Ukraine, which France’s president said could feature a broad demilitarized zone and greater autonomy… …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal
    Feb07

    Merkel uncertain of chances for Ukraine peace deal

    MUNICH (AP) — A flurry of diplomacy aimed at calming the conflict in Ukraine will bring German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and other players together at a conference in Germany.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Demilitarized zone proposed as Ukraine peace talks continue
    Feb07

    Demilitarized zone proposed as Ukraine peace talks continue

    French President Francois Hollande says the French-German peace plan for Ukraine calls for a demilitarized zone in Ukraine and greater autonomy for the pro-separatist eastern region. …read more Source:...

    Putin: we don’t want war
    Feb07

    Putin: we don’t want war

    The Russian president’s remarks on Saturday to a trade union congress in the resort city of Sochi came as officials from Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany tried to develop a new initiative for ending the fighting in eastern Ukraine. The Ukraine crisis, which Moscow contends was sparked by Western manipulation, has brought punishing...

    Hollande proposes demilitarized zone as Ukraine peace talks continue
    Feb07

    Hollande proposes demilitarized zone as Ukraine peace talks continue

    French President Francois Hollande is proposing a demilitarized zone in Ukraine and greater autonomy for the pro-separatist eastern region. …read more Source:...

    Merkel: Germany, France to Use ‘All Power’ for Ukraine Peace
    Feb07

    Merkel: Germany, France to Use ‘All Power’ for Ukraine Peace

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she and French President Francois Hollande will “use all our power” on their visit to Moscow to try and stop the bloodshed in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Hollande: ‘Rather strong’ autonomy for east Ukraine on the table
    Feb07

    Hollande: ‘Rather strong’ autonomy for east Ukraine on the table

    French President Francois Hollande, traveling to Kiev and Moscow with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, said a deal to end the Ukraine crisis could include a demilitarized zone and greater autonomy for the separatist eastern region. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words
    Feb07

    Biden backs Ukraine peace push, but wary of Russia’s words

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is backing the German-French diplomatic push to calm the crisis in Ukraine but says Russia will have to be judged by its actions on the ground, “not by the paper they sign.” …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Biden says Ukraine has right to defend itself against Russia
    Feb07

    Biden says Ukraine has right to defend itself against Russia

    MUNICH (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on Saturday that Washington wanted a peaceful solution to the conflict in Ukraine but… …read more Source:...