A separatist rebel guards a bus carrying prisoners who were released by the Ukrainian authorities in Horlivka, eastern Ukraine, Dec. 27, 2017. (AP Photo)
Ukraine

War With Russia Creeps Closer as Ukraine Moves to Pull out of Minsk Accords

A new draft law adopted by the Ukrainian Parliament and awaiting Petro Poroshenko’s signature threatens to escalate the Ukrainian conflict into a full-blown war, pitting nuclear-armed Russia against the United States and NATO, reports Gilbert Doctorow.