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    Kyiv Accuses Rebels Of Jeopardizing Cease-Fire
    Sep14

    Kyiv Accuses Rebels Of Jeopardizing Cease-Fire

    Kyiv has accused pro-Russian separatists of jeopardizing Ukraine’s fragile peace process by intensifying attacks on government troops, despite a nine-day old cease-fire. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Shelling rocks neighborhoods near airport in east Ukraine city, imperiling fragile cease-fire
    Sep14

    Shelling rocks neighborhoods near airport in east Ukraine city, imperiling fragile cease-fire

    Several residential neighborhoods in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk have come under repeated shelling, imperiling a fragile cease-fire agreement imposed last week. …read more Source: FOX...

    Shells rock east Ukraine city despite cease-fire
    Sep14

    Shells rock east Ukraine city despite cease-fire

    Several residential neighborhoods in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk have come under repeated shelling, imperiling a fragile cease-fire agreement imposed last week. …read more Source: Miami...

    Shells rock east Ukraine city despite cease-fire
    Sep14

    Shells rock east Ukraine city despite cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Several residential neighborhoods in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk have come under repeated shelling, imperiling a fragile cease-fire agreement imposed last week. Volodymyr Polyovyi, a spokesman for Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council, told journalists Sunday that Ukrainian troops had repelled an...

    Belarussian Jews celebrate JDC ex-leader’s 100th birthday
    Sep14

    Belarussian Jews celebrate JDC ex-leader’s 100th birthday

    VITEBSK, Belarus (JTA) –Russian-speaking Jews in Belarus celebrated the 100th birthday of Ralph Goldman, former leader of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, and a central figure in Israel’s establishment. The birthday party for Goldman, who lives in Jerusalem, was held as part of the opening gala of the Belarus conference of...

    Ukraine accuses pro-Russian rebels of threatening truce
    Sep14

    Ukraine accuses pro-Russian rebels of threatening truce

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine on Sunday accused pro-Russian rebels of jeopardising the fragile peace push by intensifying their attacks on government positions despite a nine-day old ceasefire.”The terrorist actions are threatening the realisation of the Ukrainian president’s peace plan,” said National Security and Defence Council...

    Europe fears Scottish independence contagion
    Sep14

    Europe fears Scottish independence contagion

    Brussels (AFP) – The prospect of Scottish independence is raising fears in Europe that it could inflame other separatist movements at a time when the continent’s unity and even its borders are under threat, analysts say.While nationalists from Catalonia to Flanders will watch Scotland’s referendum with hope, Brussels is nervous...

    World briefs: Aid reaches battered city in Ukraine
    Sep14

    World briefs: Aid reaches battered city in Ukraine

    LUHANSK, Ukraine — A convoy of more than 200 white trucks crossed the Russian border to deliver humanitarian aid to a battered Ukrainian city on Saturday, a move made without Kiev’s consent yet met with silence by Ukraine’s top leaders. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Aid convoy crosses into Ukraine from Russia
    Sep14

    Aid convoy crosses into Ukraine from Russia

    A convoy of more than 200 white trucks crossed the Russian border to deliver humanitarian aid to a battered Ukrainian city on Saturday, a move made without Kiev’s consent yet met with silence by Ukraine’s top leaders. The much-needed aid arrived as fighting flared again between pro-Russia rebels and government forces, further...

    More Monitors, Drones To Monitor Ukraine Truce
    Sep14

    More Monitors, Drones To Monitor Ukraine Truce

    More international monitors plus unarmed drones will be deployed to monitor a shaky cease-fire in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...