Ukraine president calls for international peacekeepers

As ceasefire agreement failed, Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday called for a UN (or EU) mandated peacekeeping force to monitor a tattered ceasefire deal in east Ukraine. (AFP)

He asked the Ukrainian security officials to update legislation on martial law in the country, to respond to “hybrid warfare, which threatens to escalate to a full-scale war.”  (Russia Today)