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    Ukraine Ceasefire Over? Shelling Reported Near Port City
    Sep07

    Ukraine Ceasefire Over? Shelling Reported Near Port City

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Witnesses in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol are reporting sustained explosions outside the city and a volunteer battalion of Ukrainian fighters says Grad rockets are being fired at its positions. The reports Saturday night come little more than a day after Ukraine and Russian-backed separatist rebels signed a cease-fire...

    Donetsk residents wary of Ukraine ceasefire
    Sep06

    Donetsk residents wary of Ukraine ceasefire

    Residents of the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk are wary of the ceasefire between government forces and pro-Russian separatists, but are hoping for the best. Nathan Frandino reports. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine religious leader says Putin is under Satan’s spell
    Sep06

    Ukraine religious leader says Putin is under Satan’s spell

    President Vladimir Putin has fallen under the spell of Satan and faces eternal damnation unless he repents, a top Ukrainian clergyman said on Saturday in an unusually blunt statement that squarely blamed the Russian leader for the war in Ukraine. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Malaysia Plans to Search Crash Site of Flight 17
    Sep06

    Malaysia Plans to Search Crash Site of Flight 17

    Malaysia plans to send a search team to the Ukrainian crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to gather physical evidence, its prime minister said. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russia Is Testing NATO’s Resolve in Eastern Europe
    Sep06

    Russia Is Testing NATO’s Resolve in Eastern Europe

    A few years ago, when NATO strategists would stop to consider a possible threat from Russia, their chief concern was the possibility, however slight, that the Russian state would implode, lose control of its nuclear arsenal and allow a few warheads to fall into the wrong hands. That at least was the worry Ivo Daalder expressed in the fall of...

    Ukraine cease-fire appears to  hold
    Sep06

    Ukraine cease-fire appears to hold

    KIEV, Ukraine — After more than four months of bloodshed, a cease-fire in Ukraine’s rebellious east largely held back fighting Saturday, but appeared fragile as both sides of the conflict claimed the others had violated the agreement.A statement from Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s appeared to make glancing reference to the...

    Russian Journalist: ‘Convincing Evidence’ Moscow Sent Fighters To Ukraine
    Sep06

    Russian Journalist: ‘Convincing Evidence’ Moscow Sent Fighters To Ukraine

    Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we turn to Russia’s involvement in the crisis in Ukraine. Finally good news out of Ukraine. After five months of fighting between government troops and pro-Russian separatists in the east of the country, representatives of both...

    Russian, Ukrainian Leaders Say Cease-Fire Holding
    Sep06

    Russian, Ukrainian Leaders Say Cease-Fire Holding

    Envoys of Ukraine, Russia, the separatist leadership and the OSCE approved the ceasefire in Minsk on Friday as part of a peace roadmap in the region. …read more Source:...

    Mixed views in East Europe on higher NATO defense
    Sep06

    Mixed views in East Europe on higher NATO defense

    A destroyed Ukrainian army tank is seen near the village of Lebedynske, on the highway joining Mariupol and Novoazovsk, Ukraine, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014. After four months of war, eastern Ukra… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine cease-fire appears to hold
    Sep06

    Ukraine cease-fire appears to hold

    A man looks at a destroyed Ukrainian army tank near the village of Lebedynske, on the highway joining Mariupol and Novoazovsk, Ukraine, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014. After four months of war, easte… …read more Source: The Bismarck...