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    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....

    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...

    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...

    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...

    NATO Announces ‘Rapid-Reaction Force,’ As It Waits For Cease-Fire In Ukraine
    Sep05

    NATO Announces ‘Rapid-Reaction Force,’ As It Waits For Cease-Fire In Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said he and a rebel leader had agreed to ceasefire, which is part of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s seven-point plan toward peace.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Ukraine crisis: Minsk peace talks underway with ceasefire hanging in the balance
    Sep05

    Ukraine crisis: Minsk peace talks underway with ceasefire hanging in the balance

    The talks expected to bring a much-anticipated ceasefire to the fighting in eastern Ukraine have started in the Belarusian capital. …read more Source:...

    Talks on Ukraine Cease-Fire Start in Belarus
    Sep05

    Talks on Ukraine Cease-Fire Start in Belarus

    (MINSK, Belarus) — The talks expected to bring a much-anticipated cease-fire to the fighting in eastern Ukraine have started in the Belarusian capital. Negotiators representing Ukraine, Russia, the pro-Russian rebels and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe opened Friday in Minsk. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said...

    Heavy shelling in Ukraine hours ahead of truce talks
    Sep05

    Heavy shelling in Ukraine hours ahead of truce talks

    Shelling was seen near Mariupol, a strategic port that hold the key to a huge chunk of Ukraine’s sea coast and rich hydrocarbon resources. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Rebels attack Ukraine port city of Mariupol as peace talks begin
    Sep05

    Rebels attack Ukraine port city of Mariupol as peace talks begin

    Talks expected to bring a much-anticipated ceasefire to the fighting in eastern Ukraine began Friday in the Belarusian capital even as the rebels kept pressing their offensive against a strategic port city. …read more Source: CTV...