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Ukraine: Pro-Russian crowd storms police HQ in Odessa

May 05, 2014

Ukraine: Pro-Russian crowd storms police HQ in Odessa

Outrage over the deaths of pro-Russian activists in riots in Odessa triggered new violence on Sunday in the Black Sea port, where a mob of protesters stormed police headquarters and freed dozens of their jailed allies. #World #Russia #Vladimir Putin #Ukraine #Crimean Peninsula #Arseniy Yatsenyuk #Odessa
Ukraine asks for UN peacekeepers amid fears Russia may veto demand

Apr 14, 2014

Ukraine asks for UN peacekeepers amid fears Russia may veto demand

The request comes from a government that has proved powerless to reign in separatists in the Russian-speaking east of the country, where insurgents have been occupying government offices in cities for the past week. #Obama #World #United Nations #United Nations Security Council #NewsTracker #Russia #European Union #US-Russia #Moscow #Ukraine #Viktor Yanukovych #Violence in Ukraine #Kiev clashes #Ukraine crisis #Crimean Peninsula #Ukraine interim government #Diplomatic Relations
Ukraine's pro-Russia separatists allow 56 hostages to leave

Apr 09, 2014

Ukraine's pro-Russia separatists allow 56 hostages to leave

The security service said negotiations with the separatists were continuing and that parliament deputies had been able to enter and leave the building unhindered. #World #NewsTracker #Moscow #Ukraine #Viktor Yanukovych #Violence in Ukraine #Kiev clashes #Ukraine crisis #Crimean Peninsula #Ukraine interim government #Crimea referendum
UK asks EU to prepare more sanctions options against Russia

Apr 04, 2014

UK asks EU to prepare more sanctions options against Russia

He blamed the crisis in Ukraine on the government's lack of respect for the citizens' rights and interests of different Ukrainian regions. #World #NewsTracker #European Union #US-Russia #Moscow #Ukraine #Viktor Yanukovych #John Kerry #Violence in Ukraine #Kiev clashes #Ukraine crisis #Crimean Peninsula #Ukraine interim government
Ukraine protesters killed under Yanukovich's 'direct leadership'

Apr 03, 2014

Ukraine protesters killed under Yanukovich's 'direct leadership'

Earlier, a spokesman for the general prosecutor said 12 members of the disbanded 'Berkut' force had been detained on suspicion of shooting peaceful participants in the protests. #World #NewsTracker #US-Russia #Moscow #Ukraine #Viktor Yanukovych #Violence in Ukraine #Kiev clashes #Ukraine crisis #Crimean Peninsula #Ukraine interim government

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Ukraine protesters killed under Yanukovich's 'direct leadership'

Jul 20, 2014

Why airlines didn't fly around risky Ukraine airspace

The shooting down of a Malaysian Airlines plane with nearly 300 people on board over war-torn eastern Ukraine is likely to have profound consequences for the world's airlines. Airlines are already being more vigilant about avoiding trouble spots. Tha... #Turkey #Amsterdam #Malaysia #Malaysia Airlines #Kuala Lumpur #Federal Aviation Administration #Crimean Peninsula
Ukraine protesters killed under Yanukovich's 'direct leadership'

Jul 20, 2014

Steven Seagal dropped from Estonia music festival lineup after outcry

Actor and musician was due to perform at Augustibluus festival, but his strong support for Vladimir Putin goes down badly Steven Seagal created controversy last week in the Baltic nation of Estonia, but not for his cinematic efforts. The actor, bette... #Vladimir Putin #Hollywood #Estonia #Baltic #Steven Seagal #Urmas Paet #Russia #Europe
Ukraine protesters killed under Yanukovich's 'direct leadership'

Jul 18, 2014

Why airlines didn't avoid risky Ukraine airspace

The possibility that the civilian jetliner downed over war-torn eastern Ukraine with nearly 300 people onboard was hit by a missile could have profound consequences for the world's airlines. Airlines might have to be more vigilant about avoiding trou... #Amsterdam #Malaysia #Malaysia Airlines #Kuala Lumpur #Federal Aviation Administration #Crimea #Crimean Peninsula
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