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Eastern Ukranians Win Fight for Key Town, But Can Cease Fire Find Roots in Battle's Aftermath?


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Eastern Ukranians Win Fight for Key Town, But Can Cease Fire Find Roots in Battle's Aftermath?

Jon Queally, staff writer

After weeks of intense fighting, including the last several days under a cease-fire plan that appeared to have no bearing in the eastern Ukrainian city of Debaltseve, the Ukraine Army on Wednesday ordered a full retreat of its forces as rebels opposed to the Kiev government sounded victory and raised a flag over the strategically important town.


Ukraine Rebels Win Fight for Key City, But Will Cease-Fire Find Root in Battle's Wake?