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    Ceasefire in Ukraine holds as U.S., EU threaten to impose new sanctions
    Sep06

    Ceasefire in Ukraine holds as U.S., EU threaten to impose new sanctions

    The ceasefire in Ukraine’s rebellious east appears to be holding, despite some violations early on, the head of the country’s national guard said Saturday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine military accuses rebels of violating ceasefire
    Sep06

    Ukraine military accuses rebels of violating ceasefire

    Kiev (AFP) – A top Ukrainian defence official accused pro-Russian insurgents on Saturday of violating a ceasefire the two sides signed up to in a bid to halt nearly five months of bloodshed.”We have recorded a series of provocations by the rebels. They fired on our anti-terrorism units on 28 occasions (on Friday), with 10 of those...

    Somalia, Libya, and China on the backburner – but for how long?
    Sep06

    Somalia, Libya, and China on the backburner – but for how long?

    Iraq, Syria, and Ukraine have dominated the headlines, but emerging issues elsewhere could create real problems for the U.S. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine national guard: cease-fire is holding
    Sep06

    Ukraine national guard: cease-fire is holding

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The cease-fire in Ukraine’s rebellious east appears to be holding, despite some violations early on, the head of the country’s national guard said Saturday. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Uneasy Calm: Ukraine Cease-Fire Holds but Both Sides Wary
    Sep06

    Uneasy Calm: Ukraine Cease-Fire Holds but Both Sides Wary

    A cease-fire struck between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine was largely holding on Saturday. …read more Source:...

    Rebels accuse Ukraine forces of breaking ceasefire
    Sep06

    Rebels accuse Ukraine forces of breaking ceasefire

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine on Saturday accused Kiev’s forces of breaking a ceasefire just hours after it was agreed and vowed to pursue their independence drive in the east.A leading member of the parliament established by the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic said Ukrainian units had...

    Head of Ukraine national guard says cease-fire is holding
    Sep06

    Head of Ukraine national guard says cease-fire is holding

    The cease-fire in Ukraine’s rebellious east appears to be holding, despite some violations early on, the head of the country’s national guard said Saturday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia ‘will react’ if EU implements new sanctions
    Sep06

    Russia ‘will react’ if EU implements new sanctions

    Russia’s Foreign Ministry vowed on Saturday to react if the EU implements new sanctions against Moscow over its role in the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Truce Takes Hold As EU Agrees Russia Sanctions
    Sep06

    Ukraine Truce Takes Hold As EU Agrees Russia Sanctions

    Reports say pro-Russian separatists and government forces in eastern Ukraine appear to be observing a cease-fire that came into effect on September 5. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia warns it will react if new EU sanctions imposed
    Sep06

    Russia warns it will react if new EU sanctions imposed

    Moscow (AFP) – Russia warned Saturday that it would react if the European Union imposed tougher economic sanctions against it over the situation in Ukraine.”As for the new list of sanctions from the European Union, if they are passed, there will undoubtedly be a reaction from our side,” the Russian foreign ministry said in a...