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    Ceasefire Doubtful as East Ukraine Sees Worst Shelling in a Month
    Nov09

    Ceasefire Doubtful as East Ukraine Sees Worst Shelling in a Month

    East Ukraine’s rebel stronghold Donetsk was pummeled on Sunday by the heaviest shelling in a month, and the OSCE said it spotted an armored column of troops without insignia in rebel territory that Kiev said proved Moscow had sent reinforcements. A two-month-old ceasefire to end a war that has killed 4,000 people has appeared shakier than...

    Ceasefire in Ukraine looks to be in doubt, worst shelling in a month
    Nov09

    Ceasefire in Ukraine looks to be in doubt, worst shelling in a month

    DONETSK, Ukraine – East Ukraine’s rebel stronghold Donetsk was pummelled on Sunday by the heaviest shelling in a month, and the OSCE said it spotted an armoured column of troops without insignia in rebel territory that Kiev said proved Moscow had sent reinforcements. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    EU Says Reports Of Convoys In Ukraine ‘Very Worrying’
    Nov09

    EU Says Reports Of Convoys In Ukraine ‘Very Worrying’

    European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has expressed deep concern over reports of military convoys on rebel-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine and urged Russia to withdraw any troops or weapons under its control from the neighboring country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘Sit At Home And Embroider’ — Ukrainian Rebel Sparks Debate On Women’s Rights
    Nov09

    ‘Sit At Home And Embroider’ — Ukrainian Rebel Sparks Debate On Women’s Rights

    A Ukrainian rebel commander’s threats to arrest women for frequenting bars elicited groans from many — but in online forums, some separatist supporters are defending his overtly sexist approach to law and order. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Heavy shelling shakes Ukraine’s main city in east
    Nov09

    Heavy shelling shakes Ukraine’s main city in east

    Heavy shelling shakes main city in Ukraine’s east, raising new fears of full-scale war …read more Source:...

    Putin Touts China Ties, Gas Deals Signed
    Nov09

    Putin Touts China Ties, Gas Deals Signed

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has touted relations with China during a visit to Beijing that comes as his ties with the West are badly strained over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Donetsk Rocked by Escalation of Violence
    Nov09

    Donetsk Rocked by Escalation of Violence

    Some of the heaviest fighting in recent months erupted in and around the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, hours after an unmarked column of weaponry and armed vehicles arrived in the eastern Ukrainian city. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Berlin Wall’s Fall 25 Years Ago was an Epic Blow to Tyranny: Merkel
    Nov09

    Berlin Wall’s Fall 25 Years Ago was an Epic Blow to Tyranny: Merkel

    The fall of the Berlin Wall 25 years ago, heralding the end to the Cold War between East and West, showed the world “dreams can come true” and should inspire people trapped in tyranny everywhere, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday. Festivities to mark the anniversary have drawn more than 100,000 Berliners and tourists to the...

    Worst shelling in a month in eastern Ukraine despite ceasefire
    Nov09

    Worst shelling in a month in eastern Ukraine despite ceasefire

    East Ukraine’s rebel stronghold Donetsk was pummelled on Sunday by the heaviest shelling in a month, and monitors spotted an armoured column of unmarked troops in rebel territory that Kyiv said proved Moscow had sent reinforcements. …read more Source:...

    Heavy shelling in Ukraine’s east raises fears of full-scale war
    Nov09

    Heavy shelling in Ukraine’s east raises fears of full-scale war

    The heaviest shelling in recent weeks has shaken Donetsk, the main city in Ukraine’s rebel-held east. …read more Source: Toronto...