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    Russian ex-MP Voronenkov shot dead at Kiev hotel
    Mar23

    Russian ex-MP Voronenkov shot dead at Kiev hotel

    Denis Voronenkov, who fled to Ukraine last year, is shot dead in the centre of the Ukrainian capital. …read more Source:...

    Belarus authorities uncover a ‘putsch’ to deter mass protests
    Mar23

    Belarus authorities uncover a ‘putsch’ to deter mass protests

    Young members of Patriot Club. Photo: svaboda.org On 22 March, Alexander Lukashenka revealed an extraordinary discovery – the authorities had arrested armed fighters who were planning to overthrow the government on 25 March, the day when the Belarusian opposition traditionally celebrates Freedom Day with mass rallies. The fighters allegedly had...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukrainian police say former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov has been shot and killed in Kiev.Ukrainian police said Voronenkov was shot dead Thursday by an unidentified gunman at the entrance of an upscale… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Watch: Massive arms depot explodes in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Watch: Massive arms depot explodes in Ukraine

    Some 20,000 residents were evacuated near Kharkiv, Ukraine after army depot containing thousands of tons of munitions explodes. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Maelfu wahamishwa kufuatia mlipuko kwenye ghala la silaha Ukraine
    Mar23

    Maelfu wahamishwa kufuatia mlipuko kwenye ghala la silaha Ukraine

    Karibu watu 20,000 wanahamishwa kufuatia kutokea misururu ya milipuko kwenye ghala kubwa la kuhifadhi silaha mashariki mwa Ukraine, kisa ambacho kimetajwa na maafisa kuwa cha kuhujumu. …read more Source:...

    Arms depot explodes in Ukraine, Kiev blames ‘sabotage’
    Mar23

    Arms depot explodes in Ukraine, Kiev blames ‘sabotage’

    KIEV: A series of explosions hit a munitions depot in eastern Ukraine overnight, the military said Thursday, blaming the incident on an “act of sabotage”. “A fire broke out … as a result of an act of sabotage at a depot in the town of Balakliya where missiles and munitions were kept,” Ukraine’s Chief Military...

    Son of Armenia’s Ambassador to Ukraine Running for Parliament; Declares $2.3 Million in Cash
    Mar23

    Son of Armenia’s Ambassador to Ukraine Running for Parliament; Declares $2.3 Million in Cash

    Davit Manukyan, the 33-year-old son of Armenia’s Ambassador to Ukraine Andranik Manukyan, is running for a seat in Armenia’s parliament on the Tsarukyan Alliance ticket. …read more Source:...

    Russian Critic Of Putin Regime Murdered In Kyiv
    Mar23

    Russian Critic Of Putin Regime Murdered In Kyiv

    A former Russian parliamentarian who fled to Ukraine and harshly criticized the Russian authorities has been murdered in Kyiv. Former Communist parliamenarian Denis Voronenkov, was one of two men killed outside Kyiv’s Premier Palace hotel March 23, according to the Vesti Ukraine news website. Kyiv Police Chief Andrei Krishchenko is reported...

    Former Russian MP Killed in Kiev, Police Say
    Mar23

    Former Russian MP Killed in Kiev, Police Say

    Kiev police chief said Voronenkov was killed around noon GMT. …read more Source:...

    Kiev and the Kremlin Face Narrowing Options In Ukraine
    Mar23

    Kiev and the Kremlin Face Narrowing Options In Ukraine

    In Ukraine, things have taken another turn for the worse. In January, Ukrainian army veterans began an unofficial blockade of rail traffic into the country’s breakaway eastern provinces to protest their government’s willingness to do business with the pro-Russian separatists holding power there. On March 15, Ukraine’s President...