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    Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels agree on humanitarian corridor
    Feb06

    Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels agree on humanitarian corridor

    Pro-Russia rebels and the Ukrainian authorities agreed on a humanitarian corridor to evacuate civilians from the epicenter of fighting. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Ukraine ‘fighting for very survival’: Biden
    Feb06

    Ukraine ‘fighting for very survival’: Biden

    Brussels (AFP) – Ukraine is battling to survive in the face of escalating Russian involvement and needs the EU and US to stand together, Vice President Joe Biden said during a visit to Brussels on Friday.”Ukraine is fighting for their very survival right now. Russia continues to escalate the conflict by sending mercenaries and...

    FP’s Situation Report: White House urges patience on global crises; No drones for Jordan; U.S. Special Operators stay put in West Africa; and much more from around the world.
    Feb06

    FP’s Situation Report: White House urges patience on global crises; No drones for Jordan; U.S. Special Operators stay put in West Africa; and much more from around the world.

    By David Francis with Sabine Muscat President Obama is urging “strategic patience” in confronting worldwide crises. Critics want the White House to move faster to quell violence and unrest in Ukraine, Iraq, and Syria. But according to President Barack Obama’s National Security Strategy, which will be unveiled today, a deliberate approach...

    Merkel: Germany, France to use ‘all power” for Ukraine peace
    Feb06

    Merkel: Germany, France to use ‘all power” for Ukraine peace

    BERLIN (AP) — 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...

    Merkel: Germany, France to Use ‘All Power’ for Ukraine Peace
    Feb06

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

    BERLIN— 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. Speaking Friday before flying to Russia for talks with President Vladimir Putin, Merkel said she couldn’t speculate on whether she and Hollande, who were...

    Will Putin take the bait during peace talks?
    Feb06

    Will Putin take the bait during peace talks?

    Efforts to establish a peace deal between Russia and Ukraine after weeks of heightened violence are to be stepped up a gear Friday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels agree to evacuate civilians
    Feb06

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels agree to evacuate civilians

    Pro-Russia rebels and the Ukrainian authorities agreed Friday on a humanitarian corridor to evacuate civilians from the epicenter of fighting in eastern Ukraine as German and French leaders prepared to bring their peace plan to Moscow. …read more Source: CTV...

    New European sanctions target 19, including 5 Russians, over Ukraine
    Feb06

    New European sanctions target 19, including 5 Russians, over Ukraine

    The European Union is targeting 19 individuals linked to the fighting in eastern Ukraine, including five Russians, in a new list of sanctions set for approval on Monday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Merkel: Germany, France will “use all our power” in Moscow visit to stop bloodshed in Ukraine
    Feb06

    Merkel: Germany, France will “use all our power” in Moscow visit to stop bloodshed in Ukraine

    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: FOX...

    Merkel: Germany, France to use ‘all power” for Ukraine peace
    Feb06

    Merkel: Germany, France to use ‘all power” for Ukraine peace

    BERLIN (AP) — 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...