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    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...

    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:...

    ‘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...

    In Avdiivka, Ukrainians See Surge in Fighting as Putin Testing Trump
    Feb03

    In Avdiivka, Ukrainians See Surge in Fighting as Putin Testing Trump

    As the eastern Ukrainian town of Avdiivka continues to see a fierce surge in violence, many here believe they are the victims of a geopolitical test of wills. Rebel forces shelled the town’s main humanitarian aid station late on Thursday, according to Pavlo Zhebrivskyi, the head of the civil and military administration of Donetsk province,...

    Eastern Ukraine shelling hits both sides
    Feb03

    Eastern Ukraine shelling hits both sides

    Strong shelling has hit both government- and rebel-controlled areas of eastern Ukraine, continuing an escalation of fighting this week. …read more Source: FOX...

    Eastern Ukraine shelling hits both sides
    Feb03

    Eastern Ukraine shelling hits both sides

    Strong shelling has hit both government- and rebel-controlled areas of eastern Ukraine, continuing an escalation of fighting this week …read more Source: U.S....

    Eastern Ukraine shelling hits both sides
    Feb03

    Eastern Ukraine shelling hits both sides

    Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Friday that several civilians were killed in the city of Donetsk, the main stronghold of Russian-backed separatist rebels, but did not give details. A British photographer was wounded in the eye in shelling Thursday night, according to the Facebook page of Ukraine’s anti-rebel...