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Video: Crimean dissidents silenced by Moscow
Mar24

Video: Crimean dissidents silenced by Moscow

Three years after the annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea, Russia has deployed all the tools at its disposal, in the police and the justice system, to silence dissenting voices. Whether it’s the Tatars (an ethnic minority opposed to the annexation), journalists who express a critical point of view, or pro-Ukrainian activists,...

Lithuanians join paramilitary group to counter Russian threat
Mar24

Lithuanians join paramilitary group to counter Russian threat

Since Russia annexed the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014, countries close to Russia have been alarmed. Lithuania is no exception. …read more Source: Radio France...

Russia-Ukraine Eurovision row rumbles on after olive branch rejected
Mar24

Russia-Ukraine Eurovision row rumbles on after olive branch rejected

A compromise aimed at defusing a row between Russia and Ukraine over this year’s Eurovision contest has been rejected. …read more Source:...

Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP shot in Kyiv
Mar23

Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP shot in Kyiv

Denis Voronenkov, a key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead outside a hotel in Kyiv. …read more Source:...

Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP shot in Kyiv
Mar23

Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP shot in Kyiv

Denis Voronenkov, a key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead outside a hotel in Kyiv. …read more Source:...

Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev
Mar23

Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev

A former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against Ukraine’s ousted leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in central Kiev on Thursday, police said. …read more Source: France...

Europe wants Red Cross humanitarian access to Ukraine war victims
Mar23

Europe wants Red Cross humanitarian access to Ukraine war victims

The President of the International Committee of the Red Cross, Peter Maurer, recently made his second visit to Ukraine since the conflict began 3 three years ago. He warned the conflict was in danger of becoming protracted. …read more Source: Radio France...

Ukraine: Mass evacuations after weapons depot blast
Mar23

Ukraine: Mass evacuations after weapons depot blast

Some 20,000 people were being evacuated on Thursday after explosions at a massive arms depot in eastern Ukraine, in what is being treated as an act of sabotage. …read more Source:...

Ukraine bans Russia’s Eurovision singer Samoylova
Mar22

Ukraine bans Russia’s Eurovision singer Samoylova

Ukraine has barred Russia’s entry for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest from entering the country. …read more Source:...

Ukrainian protestors set up road and train blockades
Mar17

Ukrainian protestors set up road and train blockades

For the past eight weeks, Ukrainian protestors have set up road and train blockades to stop the coal trade between the government in Kiev and pro-Russia separatists in the east. …read more Source: Radio France...

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