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    Casualties Mount In Eastern Ukraine As Conflict Escalates
    Feb03

    Casualties Mount In Eastern Ukraine As Conflict Escalates

    The government-controlled town of Avdiyivka, in eastern Ukraine, sustained more shelling by Russian-backed separatists overnight. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump’s U.N. Envoy Nikki Haley Condemns ‘Russian Actions’ in Ukraine
    Feb03

    Trump’s U.N. Envoy Nikki Haley Condemns ‘Russian Actions’ in Ukraine

    Hayley criticised Russia for escalation in Ukraine’s east and said Crimea sanctions will remain. …read more Source:...

    Kyiv Raises Death Toll As ‘Escalation’ In Eastern Fighting Continues
    Feb03

    Kyiv Raises Death Toll As ‘Escalation’ In Eastern Fighting Continues

    Kyiv has warned that an escalation of fighting it blames on “Russian occupational forces” is continuing in eastern Ukraine, where residents say “nonstop” shelling overnight on February 2-3 was the worst of a six-day surge in the hostilities. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Shelling in eastern Ukraine hits both factions
    Feb03

    Shelling in eastern Ukraine hits both factions

    Strong shelling hit both government- and rebel-controlled areas of eastern Ukraine in a continued escalation of the country’s fighting. International monitors issued a sharp call for the sides to still their guns. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ceasefire violations in Ukraine still too high despite lull in fighting: Germany
    Feb03

    Ceasefire violations in Ukraine still too high despite lull in fighting: Germany

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The German Foreign Ministry said on Friday that there had been a lull in fighting in eastern Ukraine in recent “hours” but… …read more Source:...

    Haley ‘condemns’ Russia for Ukraine fighting, Crimea
    Feb03

    Haley ‘condemns’ Russia for Ukraine fighting, Crimea

    Doug G. WareFeb. 2 (UPI) — U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley made her first appearance at the U.N. Security Council, where she condemned Russia for ongoing fighting in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    ‘Our Tanks Are Ready’: Ukraine Braces For Escalation In Eastern War
    Feb03

    ‘Our Tanks Are Ready’: Ukraine Braces For Escalation In Eastern War

    The outburst of violence since January 29 has shattered a monthslong relative lull in fighting, pushed the city of Avdiyivka to the brink of a humanitarian catastrophe, and heightened fears that full-scale warfare could reignite at any moment. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, February 3, 2017
    Feb03

    The Morning Vertical, February 3, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: There’s Only One Reason Why There’s War In The Donbas
    Feb03

    The Daily Vertical: There’s Only One Reason Why There’s War In The Donbas

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: There’s Only One Reason Why There’s War In The Donbas (Transcript)
    Feb03

    The Daily Vertical: There’s Only One Reason Why There’s War In The Donbas (Transcript)

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...