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Ukraine News - June 21, 2014

By bartolo - Posted on 20 June 2014

Ukraine leader declares week-long ceasefire in east - THE DAILY STAR

Ukrainian president rules out talks with separatists of self-proclaimed republics - ITAR-TASS

Ukraine peace plan to call for 10-km buffer zone on Russia border - GlobalPost

Rebels in eastern Ukraine reject peace plan and ceasefire offer by Poroshenko - The Irish Times

Militia of Donetsk People's Republic distrusts Poroshenko's security guarantees - The Voice of Russia

Militants of Lugansk won't lay down arms while Ukraine won't take away army from LNR - ITAR-TASS

Poroshenko, local authorities of Ukraine’s eastern regions fail to find negotiating position - ITAR-TASS

New battles as Ukraine says 300 separatists and 7 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting, rebels drive tanks - Yahoo News

VIDEO: Fighting continues in eastern Ukraine despite cease-fire - AFP

Kiev’s army shelling kills 5yo boy & his mom in Slavyansk (VIDEO) - RT News

VIDEO: Huge build up of troops near Lugansk -

Donetsk Republic forms division of miners - ITAR-TASS

Good morning, Donetsk -- Ukraine rebels spread the word on radio - Yahoo!7

US hits 7 Ukraine rebels with sanctions - Mail Online


Russia: Poroshenko’s ceasefire looks more like ultimatum, “Key element is yet lacking - a proposal to start talks with the separatists" - ITAR-TASS

Russia re-deploying near Ukraine border, stockpiling additional tanks and artillery -

President Putin calls emergency meeting with security council to discuss southeast Ukraine events - The Voice of Russia

Ukrainian Rebel Commander Identified As Russian GRU Military Intelligence Colonel - Washington Free Beacon

Kiev seizes 'Russian armoured vehicle', says fighters and military equipment have been coming into the country from the Russian border - ibtimes

Ukrainian military refute reports on full control over eastern border with Russia - ITAR-TASS

Russian checkpoint on Ukraine border comes under fire, Moscow expects explanations from Kiev (VIDEO) - RT News

Putin plotting to halt UK fracking, warns Nato chief - AP

‘What are they smoking?’ Greenpeace ridicules NATO claims of Russian fracking plot (VIDEO) - RT News


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