Ukraine

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
The recently announced ceasefire between the Ukrainian government and separatists is now being called into question as news broke Sunday of new skirmishes erupting outside the city of Donetsk. Meanwhile, according to reports, the Ukrainian government is expecting support in the form of "military advisers and modern weapons" from western states...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Ukraine and rebel factions announced Friday that a cease-fire deal had been...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Citing what it termed "Russian aggression" on Friday, NATO leaders gathered at...

Further

Crowdfunding has reached new, weird, possibly inevitable levels with Ukraine nationalists now raising money from online supporters to fund the country's "first people's infantry battalion," starting with a "People's Drone" to patrol the Russian border and moving on to include bulletproof vests, painkillers, a sniper unit and anything else "the boys needed." The site has raised 71% of its goal to arm the sniper unit and over its goal for the drone, which could be good or bad news, depending on...

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