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French defence minister urges ceasefire in Central Africa

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 16:38

France`s defence minister warned on a visit to the Central African Republic on Tuesday that the strife-wracked country has no future unless rival factions agree to a ceasefire.

Yemeni air force bombs Shi`ite rebels after ceasefire collapses

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 17:29

The Yemeni air force bombed Shi`ite Muslim fighters north of Sanaa on Saturday in fighting that caused "a large number of casualties", local officials said, after a truce reached last month between the insurgents and government forces collapsed.

Hamas, Israel to announce Gaza ceasefire?

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 11:19

Palestinian militant group Hamas is due to announce a ceasefire with Israel, the BBC reported on Friday.

Merkel, Obama urge Moscow to obtain separatist ceasefire

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 01:22

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Barack Obama on Thursday urged President Vladimir Putin to obtain a ceasefire from pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine, Merkel`s office said.

Ukraine army takes control of shattered border post

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 03:52

Crouching behind sandbags next to the bombed out remains of a roadside cafe that once catered for truck drivers and tourists, Ukrainian troops guarded the Dolzhansky border post with Russian.

4 foreign ministers agree on Ukraine cease-fire

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 00:04

Foreign ministers from Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France meeting in Berlin have agreed on a series of steps for a resumption of the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine.

Germany says ceasefire a condition to end Ukraine crisis

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 19:00

Germany`s foreign minister said Wednesday that a ceasefire was a condition for resolving the Ukraine crisis, ahead of four-way talks held as the ex-Soviet state pursues its offensive against pro-Kremlin insurgents.

Russia regrets end of Ukraine truce and urges new talks

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 16:20

Russia expressed "regret" on Tuesday over Ukraine`s decision to restart a military operation against separatists and urged its foreign partners to stop using the ex-Soviet country as a pawn in geopolitical games.

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 15:51

In yet another ceasefire violation, Pakistani troops targeted Indian posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, forcing Indian forces to retaliate effectively.

Ukraine relaunches attack on rebels after failed truce

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 14:02

Ukrainian forces on Tuesday went on the attack against pro-Russian insurgents in the separatist east in defiance of European efforts to extend a shaky 10-day truce.

Ukraine ceasefire ends, Petro Poroshenko says will attack pro-Russian rebels

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 10:09

Hours after a ceasfire to make way for negotiations with pro-Russian separatists expired, Ukrainian President Petro Pororshenko blamed the rebels for failing to abide by the truce and pledged attacks to “free our country”.

Ukraine president ends ceasefire

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 04:53

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said late Monday he would not extend a truce with pro-Russian rebels in the country`s east, vowing instead to go on the attack.