Can it avert slide into wider war? (+video) -

February 13, 2015 1:29 AM

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New York — Europe stepped back from the brink of a war threatening the Continent’s stability Thursday, as the leaders of Germany, France, Russia, and Ukraine reached a new cease-fire plan for Ukraine’s 10-month civil war.

While the United States has a longstanding and deep commitment to European security, it did not participate in these negotiations.

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