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  1. News - World - UKRAINE

    Facebook post that toppled a government: Ukraine's revolution, one year on

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 08:13am by AP

    ... to bitterness. Political party Power of the People published a statement arguing that less than half the demands articulated during the protests, sparked when Ukraine lurched towards closer ties ... of the Ukrainian League of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, said last week. Critics of the protest movement suggest the upheaval led directly to Ukraine's loss of the Crimean Peninsula, which Russia ...

  2. News - World - UKRAINE

    Kiev says Russia has 7,500 troops in Ukraine

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 08:45pm by Agence France-Presse in Kiev

    ... accused Russia of shelling its territory for the first time since the ceasefire was signed. That came as Kiev marked a year since the start of protests on the city’s Independence Square that led ...

  3. News - World - UKRAINE

    EU deal sees Russia resume natural gas supplies to Ukraine for winter

    Posted Oct 31st 2014, 01:34pm by Reuters

    ... Prodan noted that Kiev hoped for a favourable outcome from an arbitration court in Stockholm in a dispute with Gazprom about prices and the size of bills run up before street protests overthrew ...

  4. News - World - UKRAINE

    Ukraine’s richest man urges peaceful protests against separatists

    Posted May 20th 2014, 04:08pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kiev Ukraine’s richest man Rinat Akhmetov, an influential force in the country’s unrest-hit east, on Tuesday called for a peace rally against the pro-Russian insurgency, just days ahead of a key presidential poll. In his strongest ...

  5. News - World - UKRAINE

    Pro-Russia protesters seize another city as Moscow blasts sanctions

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 10:16pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Moscow Russia charges US with reviving Iron Curtain policies with sanctions as the talks to free seven European inspectors continue amid new violence Echoes of the cold war now playing out in crisis Watch: Clashes break out near Independence Square in Kiev Protesters demanding more power for Ukraine's regions stormed government buildings in Luhansk ...

  6. News - World - UKRAINE

    Gunmen seize security buildings in east Ukraine as pro-Russia protests spread

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 02:48pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Slavyansk, Ukraine Pro-Moscow protests spread in Russia-leaning eastern Ukraine, underscoring volatility ahead of four-way talks on crisis Geneva on Thursday Gunmen seize buildings in east Kalashnikov-wielding gunmen yesterday seized a police station and a security building in Ukraine's restive eastern industrial heartland amid spreading protests ...

  7. News - World - UKRAINE

    Pro-Russia protesters storm government building in Ukraine

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:45am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kiev Activists storm local government building in Donetsk as Kiev faces growing secessionist unrest in east of the country ahead of polls Protests roil pro-Moscow cities Activists chanting "Donetsk is a Russian city!" broke through police lines yesterday and stormed the region's administration building as a wave of violent protests gripped ...

  8. News - World - UKRAINE

    Pro-Europeans humiliated during protest in Ukraine’s eastern city of Kharkiv

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 09:48pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kharkiv Pro-Western protesters humiliated in eastern city of Kharkiv as tensions mount near border 'Crawl on your knees to your Europe' Outnumbered, the small group of pro-European protesters were ordered to their knees on the streets of Ukraine's eastern city of Kharkiv for a humiliating ritual. "Crawl to your Europe!" shouted ...

  9. News - World - UKRAINE

    Ukraine protesters were killed under Yanukovych’s ‘direct leadership’

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 06:55pm by Reuters

    ... The killing of anti-government protesters in the Ukrainian capital Kiev in February took place “under the direct leadership” of ousted President Viktor Yanukovych, security chiefs said on Thursday. ... of people suffered in the ‘mincer’ Interior Minister Arsen Avakov Unidentified Russians were at the headquarters of Ukraine’s security service during the protests, which lasted three months, ...

  10. News - World - UKRAINE

    Putin wants to 'eliminate' my country, Ukraine's PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk says

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:55am by AFP

    ... helped insurgents claw back territory in the days preceding the truce. Moscow not only denies backing the fighters but also accuses Washington of fomenting the February protests that ousted ...




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