Mängder av de ukrainska trupperna som varit innestängda och omringade i Debaltsevo ger nu upp.
fortruss.blogspot.se – Ukrainian troops surrender by the hundreds
swedish.ruvr.ru – Donetsks hemvärn: Debaltsevo intaget
novorossia.today – Strelkov: There are violent battles in Debaltsevo, the half of the city is controlled by the militia
strategic-culture.org – Donbas fighters control Debaltsevo railway terminal, eastern outskirts – defense ministry
Och ledaren för Donetsk har blivit sårad, i foten, inte livshotande – Donetskledaren Zachartjenko sårad i Debaltsevo – Head of the DPR Zakharchenko got wounded in Debaltsevo
The Saker – Yet another monumental failure for the junta
rt.com – Russian draft resolution on Ukraine passed by UN Security Council
The United Nations Security Council has voted unanimously to approve a Russia-drafted resolution to support the Minsk agreements, reached by the leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine last week.
The resolution was submitted to the UNSC by Russia on February 13, a day after the Minsk deal was agreed on. It is aimed at endorsing and executing the Minsk agreements. The document also expresses concern over the continuing violence in eastern Ukraine, and stresses the importance of resolving the conflict peacefully.
“After the unprecedented diplomatic efforts last week, Ukraine has a chance to turn a dramatic page in its history,” said Russia’s UN envoy Vitaly Churkin, who expressed “gratitude” towards the other parties for endorsing the document.