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Ukraine Gov't, Rebels Fail to Begin Heavy Weapons Withdrawal

Neither Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian rebels have started pulling arms out of the areas of conflict in Eastern Ukraine.

World » Ukraine | February 17, 2015, Tuesday // 08:24 | Viewed: 2266

Fighting Continues in Eastern Ukraine Despite Ceasefire Deal

Fighting raged around a key railway hub in eastern Ukraine on Monday despite a ceasefire agreement that officially went into force a day earlier.

World » Ukraine | February 16, 2015, Monday // 18:33 | Viewed: 1551

Ukraine's Inflation to Reach 26% in 2015 - PM

Inflation in Ukraine is currently forecast at 26% for this year, according to the country's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk.

World » Ukraine | February 16, 2015, Monday // 13:33 | Viewed: 1551

Ceasefire in Ukraine Largely Holds on First Day

The OSCE monitoring mission to Ukraine reported that the ceasefire, which entered into force on Sunday, was largely observed during the first hours, except in Debaltseve, Raihorodka and Luhansk.

World » Ukraine | February 16, 2015, Monday // 07:41 | Viewed: 1327

Ukraine Ceasefire Deal Enters into Force

A ceasefire beginning on Sunday is mostly being observed, media outlets report.

World » Ukraine | February 15, 2015, Sunday // 11:04 | Viewed: 2193

Fighting Intensifies in Ukraine Despite Ceasefire Deal

More than 30 soldiers were killed on Friday in Ukraine as fighting in rebel-controlled eastern regions continued unabated despite a ceasefire deal with the government brokered by leaders of Germany, France and Russia.

World » Ukraine | February 14, 2015, Saturday // 10:51 | Viewed: 1835

Ukraine's President Poroshenko: Tensions in Donbas Could Still Escalate

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko stated on Friday that an escalation in the tensions in Donbas is still likely, despite the Minsk settlement.

World » Ukraine | February 13, 2015, Friday // 21:42 | Viewed: 2094

Ukraine Ceasefire Deal Finally Reached

Ceasefire is to be implemented in Eastern Ukraine allegedly in the next 48 hours.

World » Ukraine | February 12, 2015, Thursday // 09:43 | Viewed: 5709

Leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine Gather to Talk Peace

Leaders of the so-called Normandy group - France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine – gathered in Minsk on Wednesday to try to strike a peace deal for eastern Ukraine.

World » Ukraine | February 11, 2015, Wednesday // 20:04 | Viewed: 1985

Ukraine Sees New Surge in Violence on Eve of Minsk Peace Talks

More than twenty people were killed in eastern Ukraine at the eve of the peace talks that are scheduled to take place in Minsk on Wednesday.

World » Ukraine | February 11, 2015, Wednesday // 12:57 | Viewed: 1674

US Military Officers to Train 600 Ukrainian National Guards

The Us government is planning on providing military training for 600 Ukrainian guards in March.

World » Ukraine | February 10, 2015, Tuesday // 14:54 | Viewed: 2490

European Leaders Attempt ‘Last Chance’ for Peace in Ukraine

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande proposed a new peace plan during their visits to Ukraine and Russia on Thursday and Friday.

World » Ukraine | February 7, 2015, Saturday // 16:43 | Viewed: 2622

Kiev Forces, Donbass Rebels Agree 'Humanitarian Corridor' in Ukraine's Debaltseve

A temporary truce is in force in the Ukrainian city of Debaltseve, both Kiev officials and pro-Russian forces have confirmed.

World » Ukraine | February 6, 2015, Friday // 12:02 | Viewed: 1777

Merkel, Hollande to Duscuss Ukraine with Putin after Kiev Visit

Hours after meeting Ukraine's head of state Petro Poroshenko, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande are set to hold talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow.

World » Ukraine | February 6, 2015, Friday // 08:45 | Viewed: 3951

EU, US Reaffirm Urgent Need for Peaceful Solution to Ukrainian Crisis

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and US State Secretary John Kerry all visited Ukraine on Thursday in an effort to seek an urgently needed peaceful solution to the conflict ravaging the country.

World » Ukraine | February 5, 2015, Thursday // 21:50 | Viewed: 2326

EU Leaders Visit Ukraine and Russia to Propose New Peace Plan

French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are to travel to Ukraine and Russia on Thursday and Friday in order to propose a new peace plan.

World » Ukraine | February 5, 2015, Thursday // 17:22 | Viewed: 2580

Shelling of Donetsk Hospital Kills Civilians

An artillery shell hit a hospital in the rebel-controlled city of Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine, on Wednesday, killing and wounding civilians.

World » Ukraine | February 4, 2015, Wednesday // 16:43 | Viewed: 2018

US Considering Arms Supplies to Ukraine Government Forces, NYT Says

The question of providing direct military assistance to Kiev government forces has drawn increased attention from the US administration and military officials after pro-Russian rebels recently stepped up their attacks in eastern Ukraine.

World » Ukraine | February 2, 2015, Monday // 16:57 | Viewed: 2643

OSCE Calls for Immediate Ceasefire as Situation in Ukraine Deteriorates

OSCE Chairperson-in-Office and Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic called for an immediate ceasefire on Saturday, as the situation in Ukraine has rapidly deteriorated in the past 24 hours.

World » Ukraine | January 31, 2015, Saturday // 16:46 | Viewed: 2599

Ukraine Declares State of Emergency in Donbass

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced on Monday that the government decided to declare a state of emergency in the eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk.

World » Ukraine | January 27, 2015, Tuesday // 10:53 | Viewed: 3783

NATO Urges Russia to Stop Supporting Separatists in Eastern Ukraine

Following the Mariupol attack on Saturday, an extraordinary ambassadorial meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission took place in Brussels on Monday.

World » Ukraine | January 26, 2015, Monday // 19:16 | Viewed: 1871
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