Fighting Over One Ukrainian City Threatens Cease-Fire
Ukraine's cease-fire went into effect Sunday, but conflict over the city of Debaltseve continues and threatens to disrupt the fragile peace.By Sebastian Martinez | February 15, 2015
The cease-fire in Ukraine that went into effect on Sunday is already being tested.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko officially ordered the cease-fire during a press conference, some 60 hours after the peace deal was agreed in Minsk, Belarus. (Video via Hromadske.tv)
But the city of Debaltseve, where separatist rebel forces have surrounded a strategic Ukrainian military position, looks to be a continuing source of contention. (Video via Euronews)