Ukraine has a ‘cease-fire in name only,’ top NATO commander says

September 20, 2014 4:36 PM

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VILNIUS, Lithuania — NATO’s top general says he has little faith in the 2-week-old cease-fire between Ukraine and pro-Russian militants fighting in the country’s east.

Speaking to reporters in the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius on Saturday, U.S. Air Force Gen. Philip Breedlove said the September agreement is a “cease-fire in name only.” He said violence levels, including the number of artillery rounds fired in the past few days, are as high as prior to the cease-fi...

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