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    Munitions factory hit in Ukraine’s Donetsk, buffer zone to be set up
    Sep20

    Munitions factory hit in Ukraine’s Donetsk, buffer zone to be set up

    The Ukrainian city of Donetsk was rocked by blasts on Saturday, even as government forces and pro-Russian separatists prepared to create a buffer zone to separate the warring sides. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Huge Blast Rocks Ukraine City Amid Buffer Zone Deal
    Sep20

    Huge Blast Rocks Ukraine City Amid Buffer Zone Deal

    The eastern city of Donetsk was rocked by explosions Saturday as rebel leaders and Ukrainian officials look to create a buffer zone in the region. …read more Source:...

    Buffer Zone Agreed On in Ukrainian Peace Talks
    Sep20

    Buffer Zone Agreed On in Ukrainian Peace Talks

    MINSK, Belarus—Negotiators in Ukrainian peace talks agreed early Saturday to create a buffer zone between government troops and pro-Russia militants by halting their advances, pulling back heavy weapons and withdrawing foreign fighters in order to ensure a stable truce in eastern Ukraine. The deal reached by representatives of Ukraine, Russia,...

    Ukraine to Establish Buffer Zone
    Sep20

    Ukraine to Establish Buffer Zone

    The Ukrainian government and pro-Russian separatists agreed on a series of measures to de-escalate the six-month-long armed conflict in an effort to restore stability in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Buffer zone agreed on in Ukrainian peace talks
    Sep20

    Buffer zone agreed on in Ukrainian peace talks

    Ukrainian talks produce agreement on buffer zone, pullout of foreign fighters, heavy weapons …read more Source:...

    US, Canada, Intercept 6 Russian Planes, 2 Bombers Over Their Air Defense Identification Zone
    Sep20

    US, Canada, Intercept 6 Russian Planes, 2 Bombers Over Their Air Defense Identification Zone

    Two U.S. Air Force jets intercepted six Russian planes near Alaska, while Canada’s air force intercepted two bombers that had almost reached its airspace, reports said, citing North American Aerospace Defense Command, or NORAD. U.S. officials reportedly believe the incidents were connected to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s...

    Peace pact reached in Ukraine creates buffer zone
    Sep20

    Peace pact reached in Ukraine creates buffer zone

    MINSK, Belarus — Ukrainian peace negotiators agreed early Saturday to create a buffer zone to separate government troops and pro-Russian militants, officials said. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Buffer zone agreed to in Ukraine peace talks
    Sep20

    Buffer zone agreed to in Ukraine peace talks

    Minsk, Belarus — Negotiators in Ukrainian peace talks agreed early Saturday to create a buffer zone to separate government troops and pro-Russian militants and withdraw heavy weapons and foreign fighters in order to ensure a stable truce in eastern Ukraine. The deal reached by representatives of Ukraine, Russia, the Moscow-backed rebels and...

    Another Russian Aid Convoy Crosses Into Ukraine
    Sep20

    Another Russian Aid Convoy Crosses Into Ukraine

    Russian media outlets reported on September 20 that a convoy of some 200 vehicles had crossed the border into Ukraine and some had already reached the city of Donetsk, currently held by pro-Russian separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kiev, Rebels Agree To Extra Measures To Ensure Ukraine Cease-Fire
    Sep20

    Kiev, Rebels Agree To Extra Measures To Ensure Ukraine Cease-Fire

    (Reuters) – Pro-Russian separatists and representatives from Kiev and Moscow agreed on Saturday on further measures to ensure a cease-fire between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists. Violations of a Sept. 5 cease-fire between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists, whom Kiev says have been reinforced by Russian weapons and...