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    Civilian killed in Ukraine shelling despite truce
    Sep07

    Civilian killed in Ukraine shelling despite truce

    DONETSK, Ukraine — One civilian was killed in shelling in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol and large explosions were heard near the airport in Donetsk early Sunday, raising fears that a cease-fire signed two days ago is on the verge of collapse.Blasts from the area near the airport were powerful enough to be heard in downtown Donetsk, the main...

    Ukraine truce shaken by shelling
    Sep07

    Ukraine truce shaken by shelling

    The shelling and explosions in Mariupol and near the airport in Donetsk raise fears the ceasefire is on verge of collapse. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Shelling in Ukraine raises fears ceasefire is near collapse
    Sep07

    Shelling in Ukraine raises fears ceasefire is near collapse

    One civilian was killed in shelling in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol and large explosions were heard near the airport in Donetsk early Sunday, raising fears that a ceasefire signed two days ago is on the verge of collapse. …read more Source: CTV...

    Fighting Reported in East Ukraine
    Sep07

    Fighting Reported in East Ukraine

    Reports of fighting, including rocket and artillery strikes, in at least two cities in eastern Ukraine raised fears a cease-fire agreed Friday between Kiev and pro-Russian rebels could break down. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Woman Killed as Shelling Frays Ukraine Cease-fire
    Sep07

    Woman Killed as Shelling Frays Ukraine Cease-fire

    One woman died and three other people were injured in Mariupol, officials said Sunday – a further blow to the fraying east Ukraine ceasefire. …read more Source:...

    Artillery attack threatens ceasefire in eastern Ukraine’s Mariupol
    Sep07

    Artillery attack threatens ceasefire in eastern Ukraine’s Mariupol

    Heavy shelling near the strategic port of Mariupol threatens to end ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, which had only been declared about 30 hours prior. Gavino Garay reports. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Moscow Celebrates 867th Anniversary
    Sep07

    Moscow Celebrates 867th Anniversary

    Russia has something to celebrate. It may be facing sanctions by the EU for its role in the Ukraine crisis but on Saturday there was dancing in the streets. Moscow is celebrating its 867th birthday and residents have come out to to mark its anniversary. They were treated to more than a thousand performances ranging from concerts to stilt walking...

    In A Test Of The Cease-Fire, Ukraine Checkpoint Reportedly Destroyed
    Sep07

    In A Test Of The Cease-Fire, Ukraine Checkpoint Reportedly Destroyed

    The cease-fire in Ukraine is barely two days old, but the relative peace was ruptured by steady overnight shelling near the port city of Mariupol.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Mariupol woman killed in first death since Ukraine truce
    Sep07

    Mariupol woman killed in first death since Ukraine truce

    Mariupol (Ukraine) (AFP) – A woman was killed in the heavy fighting that erupted overnight in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol, the local authorities said on Sunday, the first reported death since a ceasefire was signed two days ago.Another three residents were also wounded when pro-Russian rebels opened fire on a government-held...

    Shelling heard near Donetsk airport in east Ukraine: AFP
    Sep07

    Shelling heard near Donetsk airport in east Ukraine: AFP

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Shelling was heard near the airport of the main rebel-held city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine on Sunday, an AFP journalist in the area said.It was not immediately clear who was behind the artillery fire, the latest breach of a shaky ceasefire signed on Friday. Although Donetsk itself is in the hands of the...