Ukraine's parliament asks for UN Security Council session on crisis

Kiev: Ukraine's Parliament has asked the UN Security Council to address the country's political turmoil.

Lawmakers on Friday adopted a resolution calling for a security council session amid growing tensions as pro-Russian gunmen asserted control over airports in the southern Crimea region.

 Ukraines parliament asks for UN Security Council session on crisis

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The resolution also called on Russia to halt steps which it says are aimed against Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity.

Associated Press

Updated Date: Feb 28, 2014 15:15:07 IST