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    Shelling, gunfire strain Ukraine ceasefire
    Sep07

    Shelling, gunfire strain Ukraine ceasefire

    Sporadic shelling and machine gunfire rang out on the outskirts of a key Ukrainian city, straining a fragile ceasefire between the government and pro-Russian separatists. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian forces come under fire, jeopardizing ceasefire
    Sep07

    Ukrainian forces come under fire, jeopardizing ceasefire

    Ukrainian forces came under fire near a strategic eastern port city Saturday — putting in jeopardy a new and fragile ceasefire between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Reported artillery attack on Mariupol threatens Ukraine cease-fire
    Sep07

    Reported artillery attack on Mariupol threatens Ukraine cease-fire

    Ukraine’s cease-fire appeared to be under pressure just over a day after it was declared as shelling was reported near the southeastern city of Mariupol. …read more Source: FOX...

    Artillery Attack Challenges Ceasefire in East Ukraine
    Sep07

    Artillery Attack Challenges Ceasefire in East Ukraine

    Ukrainian government forces came under artillery fire late on Saturday near the strategic port of Mariupol in eastern Ukraine, in the first serious violation of a ceasefire declared only about 30 hours earlier. The presidents of Russia and Ukraine had earlier said the ceasefire, part of a peace road-map intended to end five months of conflict,...

    Artillery Attack Threatens Ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine’s Mariupol
    Sep07

    Artillery Attack Threatens Ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine’s Mariupol

    Flames burn near the strategic port of Mariupol in eastern Ukraine. Government forces here have come under fire. This latest round of shelling comes only about thirty hours after Russia and Ukraine had declared a ceasefire, which was part of a plan to end a five-month-old conflict. Despite the fires that burn into the night, both Ukrainian...

    Artillery attack challenges ceasefire in east Ukraine
    Sep07

    Artillery attack challenges ceasefire in east Ukraine

    MARIUPOL, Ukraine – Ukrainian government forces came under artillery fire late on Saturday near the strategic port of Mariupol in eastern Ukraine, in the first serious violation of a ceasefire declared only about 30 hours earlier. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Donetsk Residents Pray for Peace
    Sep07

    Donetsk Residents Pray for Peace

    Residents of the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk called for calm as an uneasy peace enveloped the region following a ceasefire agreement between Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists brokered the day before. Carrying candles and icons and singing religious songs, the people walked through the city centre, calling for a prolonged peace....

    NATO Holds Drills In Latvia
    Sep07

    NATO Holds Drills In Latvia

    NATO held a major military exercise in Latvia on September 6 in a sign of the military alliance’s vow to defend its Baltic member states in the face of a more aggressive Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO agrees to establish ‘spearhead’ force to bolster Eastern Europe
    Sep07

    NATO agrees to establish ‘spearhead’ force to bolster Eastern Europe

    NATO leaders have responded to Russia’s intervention in Ukraine by agreeing to establish a spearhead force of several thousand troops that can move to trouble spots across Europe at short notice. …read more Source: FOX...

    ‘Mounting Evidence’ Of War Crimes In Ukraine
    Sep07

    ‘Mounting Evidence’ Of War Crimes In Ukraine

    Amnesty International (AI) says there is “mounting evidence” that both Ukrainian pro-government militia and separatist forces are responsible for war crimes in the country’s east, and accuses Russia of fueling the conflict. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...