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Cease-Fire Takes Hold in Ukraine as Russia Lashes Out at New Potential Sanctions

A cease-fire between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists appeared to take hold Saturday in eastern Ukraine, raising prospects for at least a temporary halt to five months of warfare. Both sides, however, accused the other of breaking the truce in some locations. “The forces of the anti-terrorist operation support the cease-fire and are closely observing the order” of President Petro Poroshenko, Col. Andriy Lysenko, a spokesman for Ukraine's security council, told a daily...

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