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    U.S., European allies promise new support for Ukraine
    Sep05

    U.S., European allies promise new support for Ukraine

    The U.S. and European allies are finalizing another round of sanctions against Russia and promising new security support for Ukraine in another effort to pressure Moscow to shift course after months of meddling in the separatist conflict across its border. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Ukraine Signs Cease-Fire With Pro-Russian Rebels
    Sep05

    Ukraine Signs Cease-Fire With Pro-Russian Rebels

    (MINSK, Belarus) — Ukraine and the Russian-backed rebels have signed a cease-fire deal that starts in less than two hours, a European official at the talks said Friday. MoreUkraine Signs Cease-Fire With Pro-Russia RebelsTalks on Ukraine Cease-Fire Start in Belarus’Meet’ the President: What to Watch for in Obama’s Interview NBC...

    NATO Authorizes New Rapid Response Force to Deter Russia
    Sep05

    NATO Authorizes New Rapid Response Force to Deter Russia

    NATO will create a new military force based in eastern Europe designed to mobilize quickly in the event of a hostile incursion into the region, officials said Friday. “Should you even think of attacking one ally, you will be facing the whole alliance,” NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said Friday at the close of a two-day summit in...

    Why NATO Won’t Stop Russia In Ukraine
    Sep05

    Why NATO Won’t Stop Russia In Ukraine

    More than 60 leaders are attending a historical NATO summit in Wales this week. On the agenda are the political crisis in Afghanistan, the rise of the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq and most prominently, the pressing concern of the unabated tensions in Ukraine. Since the start of the conflict between the Ukrainian government and...

    Ukraine president orders army to observe cease-fire
    Sep05

    Ukraine president orders army to observe cease-fire

    Poroshenko says he has ordered the army to observe a cease-fire in its conflict with pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels sign ceasefire deal
    Sep05

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels sign ceasefire deal

    Poroshenko confirms envoys meeting in Minsk have reached agreement …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Pro-Russian rebels sign cease-fire deal with Ukraine
    Sep05

    Pro-Russian rebels sign cease-fire deal with Ukraine

    Pro-Russian rebels have signed a cease-fire deal with Ukraine that starts Friday evening, a European official at the talks said. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine, rebels agree on conditional cease-fire
    Sep05

    Ukraine, rebels agree on conditional cease-fire

    A deal comes only hours after NATO announces a new rapid response force for Eastern Europe. …read more Source: USA...

    NATO Approves New Force Aimed at Deterring Russia
    Sep05

    NATO Approves New Force Aimed at Deterring Russia

    (NEWPORT, Wales) — Seeking to counter Russian aggression, NATO leaders approved plans Friday to dispatch several thousand troops in Eastern Europe that could quickly mobilize if an alliance country in the region comes under attack. NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said the new unit would send a clear message to potential aggressors....

    In Europe, Plenty Of Outrage — Just Not About Russia’s Actions In Ukraine
    Sep05

    In Europe, Plenty Of Outrage — Just Not About Russia’s Actions In Ukraine

    Issues like electronic surveillance and the Israeli-Gaza conflict have drawn thousands of protesters to the streets of Europe in recent months. But when it comes to Russia and its actions in Ukraine, Europeans have been notably silent. Why? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...