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E. Ukraine leaders order ceasefire, voice amendments to constitution

  Rebels drive an armoured vehicle on the outskirts of Donetsk January 22, 2015. (Reuters/Alexander Ermochenko) The eastern Ukrainian militias will stop all military action on Sunday in accordance with the Minsk peace deal, but will suppress any provocations which may be organized by Kiev forces, said Aleksandr Zakharchenko, head of Donetsk People’s Republic. As […]

Ukraine ultranationalist leader rejects Minsk peace deal, vows ‘to continue war’

  Ukraine’s Right Sector leader Dmitry Yarosh said his radical movement rejects the Minsk peace deal and that their paramilitary units in eastern Ukraine will continue “active fighting” according to their “own plans.” The notorious ultranationalist leader published a statement on his Facebook page Friday, saying that his radical Right Sector movement doesn’t recognize the […]

Ukraine peace deal: Ceasefire starting February 15, removal of heavy weapons

  An agreement has been brokered in Minsk to stop hostilities in Ukraine from Sunday. The deal was reached after marathon talks between the leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine, and signed by the Ukrainian rebels.  February 11, 2015. From left: Russian President Vladimir Putin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and […]

Ukraine: 50.000 er dræbt under krigen

  “Det tyske efterretningsvæsen antager, at de virkelige tab under den ukrainske borgerkrig er 50.000 dræbte civile (og militærpersoner), hvilket er to gange højere end rapporteret af myndighederne i Kiev, fortæller et tysk medie”. Indbyggere i Lugansk fjerner nogle af deres døde: Sådan skrev RT den 8. februar. RT fortsatte: “Informationen kommer fra en kilde […]

Ruble Takedown Exposes Cracks in Putin’s Defense

By Mike Whitney CounterPunch “The plunge of the Russian currency this week is the drastic outcome of policies implemented by the major imperialist powers to force Russia to submit to American and European imperialism’s neo-colonial restructuring of Eurasia. Punishing the Putin regime’s interference with their plans for regime change in countries such as Ukraine and Syria, […]

Moscow to Sweden: Alleged ‘colliding’ jet 70km from civil route, used NATO tactics

A Sukhoi Su-27K fighter takes off from the heavy aircraft carrying cruiser Admiral Kuznetsov of the Russian Northern Fleet.(RIA Novosti / Oleg Lastochkin) Russia’s Defense Ministry has dismissed Sweden’s accusation that an unresponsive Russian military aircraft nearly collided with a passenger plane over the Baltic Sea. The ministry added that NATO planes in the area […]

Våbenhvile i Ukraine

“Kiev har introduceret en våbenhvile i Ukraines østlige Donetsk og Lugansk regioner, skrev pressecenteret for Ukraine militære operationer tirsdag”. Den 28. august krævede indbyggere i Kiev blandt andet, at præsidenten skulle trække sig tilbage: Det meddelte Itar-TASS også tirsdag den 9. december. ”Våbenhvilen”, skrev TASS, ”er blevet indført på initiativ af (præsident) Petro Poroshenko og […]

‘Heinous crime’: Syria urges UN to sanction Israel over Damascus airstrikes

An F-15 fighter jet flies over Ovda airbase, Israel (Reuters / Amir Cohen) Syrian officials demanded the UN impose sanctions on Israel after Tel Aviv conducted airstrikes near Damascus Airport. They say the attack was a heinous crime against their sovereignty by a country which doesn’t hide its policy of supporting terrorism. Tel Aviv committed […]

‘Storm is coming!’ Hundreds demand independence at Scottish Parliament (VIDEO)

Hundreds of people have gathered near the Scottish Parliament at Holyrood with St. Andrew’s Cross flags, music and speeches in a celebration of Scottish nationhood, amid continued demands for independence as St. Andrew’s Day celebrations got underway. The referendum for Scottish ineipendence was supported in Donetsk: Poetry recitals, speeches and songs were on the agenda, […]

Syrien: Det sidste angreb på Kobane kom fra Tyrkiet

Kobane, eller Ayn al-Arab, som den kaldes i Syrien, ligger nordøst for Aleppo og ganske nær den tyrkiske grænse. Ovenstående billede af Kobane er fra Syrien. Derfor kaldes byen Yan al–Arab. Kobane er den tredjestørst kurdiske by i Syrien. Det sidste angreb på Kobane fandt sted den 30. november, og det fandt sted fra Tyrkiet, […]