: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Asia

    Separatists Renew Attack on Airport as Russia and Ukraine Bicker
    Jan19

    Separatists Renew Attack on Airport as Russia and Ukraine Bicker

    Pro-Russian separatists renewed attacks on Ukrainian forces at an airport complex in the east today after Kiev launched a mass operation to reclaim lost ground there that Russia called a “strategic mi… …read more Source:...

    Civilians under threat as Ukraine clashes flare
    Jan19

    Civilians under threat as Ukraine clashes flare

    DONETSK (AFP) – Deadly clashes between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels threatened civilians in central Donetsk on Monday, with shelling hitting a hospital and warnings of insurgents launching attacks from residential areas.Ukraine also made fresh accusations of Moscow backing the separatists, alleging that hundreds of Russian troops...

    Hundreds march in memory of slain Russian lawyer and journalist
    Jan19

    Hundreds march in memory of slain Russian lawyer and journalist

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Hundreds of Russians marched in Moscow and Saint Petersburg on Monday, six years after a lawyer and reporter were murdered by ultra-nationalists.About 500 people walked through central Moscow mourning slain lawyer Stanislav Markelov and Anastasia Baburova, a journalist with an opposition paper, who were gunned down on a...

    Rebels blow up part of Donetsk airport, many wounded: Ukraine
    Jan19

    Rebels blow up part of Donetsk airport, many wounded: Ukraine

    KIEV (AFP) – Pro-Russian rebels blew up part of a ceiling at the battered Donetsk airport in war-torn eastern Ukraine on Monday, causing a section of it to collapse and wounding many soldiers, an adviser to the president said.Further details of the incident were unclear, but the airport has been hit by heavy combat in recent days, with both...

    Separatists renew attack on airport as Russia and Ukraine bicker
    Jan19

    Separatists renew attack on airport as Russia and Ukraine bicker

    KIEV (Reuters) – Pro-Russian separatists renewed attacks on Ukrainian forces at an airport complex in the east on Monday after Kiev launched a mass operation to reclaim lost ground there that Russia called a “strategic mistake”. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine claim 700 Russian troops cross border to help rebels
    Jan19

    Ukraine claim 700 Russian troops cross border to help rebels

    A Pro-Russian separatist warms himself beside a stove at a checkpoint in the eastern city of Donetsk, on January 9, 2014 -© AFP KIEV: Ukraine’s military claimed that some 700 Russian troops crossed into the country Monday to aid rebels fighting for control of the country’s east. “This morning, two groups of armed forces from the...

    Time not right to ease Russia sanctions, EU says
    Jan19

    Time not right to ease Russia sanctions, EU says

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union foreign ministers said on Monday there were no grounds to lift economic sanctions against Russia despite conciliatory proposals from the EU’s foreign policy chief, as violence intensified in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Shelling hits Ukraine hospital, Kiev alleges Russian troops cross border
    Jan19

    Shelling hits Ukraine hospital, Kiev alleges Russian troops cross border

    Sporadic shelling hit a hospital in Donetsk and shook other parts of the region on Monday while Ukraine alleged that hundreds of Russian troops crossed the border to help rebels fighting for control of the country’s east. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukraine claims 700 Russian troops cross border
    Jan19

    Ukraine claims 700 Russian troops cross border

    Meanwhile sporadic shelling hit a hospital in Donetsk and shook other parts of the region on Monday (Jan 19). The hospital hit is located in the centre of the city, and rebel officials who control the area reported six wounded including one doctor and five patients. …read more Source: Channel...

    Fighting rages near Donetsk airport as Russia and Ukraine bicker
    Jan19

    Fighting rages near Donetsk airport as Russia and Ukraine bicker

    Pro-Russian separatists renewed attacks on Ukrainian forces at an airport complex in the east on Monday after Kiev launched a mass operation to reclaim lost ground there that Russia called a “strategic mistake”. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Page 1914 of 2550

    Pin It on Pinterest