: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Middle East

    Civilian deaths mount in eastern Ukraine
    Jul29

    Civilian deaths mount in eastern Ukraine

    Children among 22 killed in eastern Horlivka town as troops try to encircle separatists in area where airliner crashed. …read more Source: AL...

    MH17 downing may be war crime: UN
    Jul29

    MH17 downing may be war crime: UN

    KIEV — The downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 "may amount to a war crime", the UN said Monday, adding that fighting in east Ukraine has claimed over 1,100 lives with both government and rebel forces using heavy weaponry in built-up areas. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay condemned the "horrendous...

    Downing of MH17 possible war crime: UN rights chief
    Jul28

    Downing of MH17 possible war crime: UN rights chief

    The UN’s top human rights official has called for a thorough probe into the violation of international law when the Malaysia Airline was shot down on July 17 over eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine forces battle for MH17 crash site
    Jul28

    Ukraine forces battle for MH17 crash site

    Fighting against pro-Russian rebels intensifies near downed Malaysia Airlines plane, holding up a Dutch mission. …read more Source: AL...

    Chechnya leader seeks travel ban on Obama, others
    Jul28

    Chechnya leader seeks travel ban on Obama, others

    MOSCOW — Ramzan Kadyrov, the Kremlin-backed leader of Chechnya, said on Saturday he would ban entry to and freeze any bank accounts of US President Barack Obama and top EU officials for bringing “tragedy” to Ukraine, in a gesture of defiance after being hit by sanctions. After the European Union imposed sanctions over Ukraine th...

    Police visit to MH17 disaster site canceled
    Jul28

    Police visit to MH17 disaster site canceled

    DONETSK, Ukraine — A team of international police officers that had been due to visit the site of the Malaysian plane disaster in eastern Ukraine canceled the trip Sunday after receiving reports of fighting in the area. Alexander Hug, the deputy head of a monitoring team from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, said it...

    MH17 armed mission ‘unrealistic’ as Ukraine fighting kills 13
    Jul27

    MH17 armed mission ‘unrealistic’ as Ukraine fighting kills 13

    Dutch PM Mark Rutte says plans to send armed officers to ensure that investigators are able to carry out their work at the crash site are no longer viable. …read more Source: Gulf...

    13 killed in Ukraine rebel city clashes
    Jul27

    13 killed in Ukraine rebel city clashes

    Operations by medical teams in the crucial insurgent base hampered by ‘constant shooting’ …read more Source: Gulf...

    Fighting in Ukraine keeps investigators from MH 17 crash site
    Jul27

    Fighting in Ukraine keeps investigators from MH 17 crash site

    Pro-Russian separatists agreed to allow international police and investigators to access the crash site of the downed Malaysian commercial jet; renewed fighting in the area now prevents access. …read more Source:...

    Experts cancel visit to Ukraine crash site
    Jul27

    Experts cancel visit to Ukraine crash site

    International police abandon plan despite deal with separatists to enable trip to Malaysian jet crash site. …read more Source: AL...

    Page 1017 of 1025

    Pin It on Pinterest