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    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:...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    EU Agrees Fresh Sanctions Against Russia
    Sep06

    EU Agrees Fresh Sanctions Against Russia

    EU officials agreed stronger sanctions against Russia over its role in eastern Ukraine, with the measures to be implemented on September 8. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    For Obama, a glimpse of good old days in Europe
    Sep06

    For Obama, a glimpse of good old days in Europe

    The criticism of Obama’s foreign policy has thrust the White House into a defensive posture and sent the president’s approval ratings on international matters tumbling. During meetings in Estonia, Baltic leaders heaped praise on Obama, making clear their desire to have a beefed up U.S. military presence in their country as they warily...

    Ukraine national guard: cease-fire holding
    Sep06

    Ukraine national guard: cease-fire holding

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

    Malaysia: Flight 17 Reports ‘Pretty Conclusive’
    Sep06

    Malaysia: Flight 17 Reports ‘Pretty Conclusive’

    Malaysia said intelligence reports on the downing of Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine are “pretty conclusive” and investigators are working on assembling evidence that can be presented to court. …read more Source: The Wall Street...