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    Cease-Fire Agreement for Eastern Ukraine Is Reached
    Sep05

    Cease-Fire Agreement for Eastern Ukraine Is Reached

    The strength of the deal, negotiated by representatives of Ukraine, pro-Russian separatists, the Kremlin and Europe, was called into question by continued fighting around the port city of Mariupol. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine president orders army to observe cease-fire
    Sep05

    Ukraine president orders army to observe cease-fire

    Poroshenko says he has ordered the army to observe a cease-fire in its conflict with pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    In Europe, Plenty Of Outrage — Just Not About Russia’s Actions In Ukraine
    Sep05

    In Europe, Plenty Of Outrage — Just Not About Russia’s Actions In Ukraine

    Issues like electronic surveillance and the Israeli-Gaza conflict have drawn thousands of protesters to the streets of Europe in recent months. But when it comes to Russia and its actions in Ukraine, Europeans have been notably silent. Why? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S., European allies promise new support for Ukraine
    Sep05

    U.S., European allies promise new support for Ukraine

    The U.S. and European allies are finalizing another round of sanctions against Russia and promising new security support for Ukraine in another effort to pressure Moscow to shift course after months of meddling in the separatist conflict across its border. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Ukraine’s President Says Cease-Fire Deal Reached With Separatists
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s President Says Cease-Fire Deal Reached With Separatists

    Fighting is still raging, but the deal is supposed to usher in peace at 11 a.m. ET. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said all must be done to stop the bloodshed.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    For Russia, Ideal Scenario In Ukraine Might Just Be The Bosnian Model
    Sep05

    For Russia, Ideal Scenario In Ukraine Might Just Be The Bosnian Model

    Semifailed state with polarized politics? A Bosnia-style solution sounds good to the Kremlin’s ears when discussing Ukraine’s future. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canadian military advisers headed to Iraq to help push back ISIL
    Sep05

    Canadian military advisers headed to Iraq to help push back ISIL

    NEWPORT, Wales — Several dozen Canadian soldiers will be sent to Iraq to advise that country’s military forces in fighting Islamic terrorists, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced here Friday. But Canada’s contribution could be further increased once a strategy with its allies has been worked out. The Canadians will join U.S....

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels sign ceasefire deal
    Sep05

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels sign ceasefire deal

    Poroshenko confirms envoys meeting in Minsk have reached agreement …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine, rebels agree on conditional cease-fire
    Sep05

    Ukraine, rebels agree on conditional cease-fire

    A deal comes only hours after NATO announces a new rapid response force for Eastern Europe. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine Signs Cease-Fire With Pro-Russia Rebels
    Sep05

    Ukraine Signs Cease-Fire With Pro-Russia Rebels

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced Friday that Kiev has reached agreement on a ceasefire with pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. Poroshenko confirmed that Ukrainian envoys negotiating with rebels, representatives from Russia and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe in Minsk, Belarus, signed the ceasefire...