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What It's Like on the Front Lines of the War in Ukraine

Ioana Moldovan | Posted 09.02.2016 | World
Ioana Moldovan

DONETSK -- I don't know how the landscape around Zenit looked back when the military position was first established, but these days it surely resembles the set of an apocalypse movie. Only this is real, not cardboard-made. The few standing buildings look like a poorly played Tetris game, with huge holes between their bricks. The fields like an old junkyard with rusty damaged armored vehicles and car skeletons. The ground appears like it came down with a bad case of chickenpox, all littered with craters from Grad missiles and mortar rounds. The trees have no branches, their arms amputated by shrapnel.

Why Peace In Ukraine Must Be Seen To Be Believed

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 02.27.2015 | World

Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of the stories that made news in recent days. You noticed the media forgot all about another story's ba...

Why Peace in Ukraine Depends on America

Georgy Bovt | Posted 04.20.2015 | World
Georgy Bovt

MOSCOW -- The less the United States is constructively involved and committed to the process of reaching a settlement, the less likely it is that a lasting peace will emerge, that the points of the Minsk agreement will get implemented and that Kiev will fulfill its obligations.

Ukraine's Military Says Separatists Violate Month-Old Ceasefire

Reuters | Posted 12.05.2014 | World

By Gabriela Baczynska DONETSK, Ukraine, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Ukraine's military accused Russian-backed separatists of fresh violations of...

Shaky Ukrainian Ceasefire Largely Holds

Reuters | Posted 11.08.2014 | World

By Aleksandar Vasovic and Gabriela Baczynska MARIUPOL/DONETSK, Ukraine, Sept 8 (Reuters) - A ceasefire struck between Ukrainian forces...


Posted 06.30.2014 | World

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he is halting a unilateral cease-fire in the conflict with pro-Russian separatists an...

Ukraine's President: Rebels Break Ceasefire

Reuters | Posted 08.24.2014 | World

KIEV, June 24 (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Tuesday pro-Russian separatists in the east had violated a ceasefire with ove...