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    Deadly clashes in Kiev over rebel legislation
    Aug31

    Deadly clashes in Kiev over rebel legislation

    Ukrainian authorities blamed nationalists for the trouble and said at least 30 people had been detained. …read more Source: Channel...

    Witnessing clashes outside Kiev parliament
    Aug31

    Witnessing clashes outside Kiev parliament

    Eyewitness account of bloodshed outside parliament …read more Source:...

    Clashes erupt outside Ukraine parliament
    Aug31

    Clashes erupt outside Ukraine parliament

    Military pressure on Ukraine will last decades, President Poroshenko saysUkraine struggles to control maverick battalionsCeasefire brings limited respite for east Ukrainians …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    U.S. protesters urge release of Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov
    Aug31

    U.S. protesters urge release of Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov

    Jared M. FeldschreiberCHICAGO, Aug. 31 (UPI) — Residents in New York and Chicago rallied in support of Ukrainian Oleg Sentsov who was sentenced by Russian court to 20 years in a maximum-security prison. …read more Source: United Press...

    Officer killed after grenade explodes outside Ukraine’s parliament
    Aug31

    Officer killed after grenade explodes outside Ukraine’s parliament

    A grenade exploded outside Ukraine’s parliament during a nationalist protest against a vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east, killing one police officer and injuring more than 100, the interior ministry said. …read more Source: CTV...

    Putin Pumps Iron, Internet Delivers Punch Lines
    Aug31

    Putin Pumps Iron, Internet Delivers Punch Lines

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev spent their Sunday on a thoroughly photographed man-date. Whatever the official goal might have been, the photo shoot sparked a wave of Internet memes. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Deadly clashes in Kiev over rebel legislation
    Aug31

    Deadly clashes in Kiev over rebel legislation

    KIEV (AFP) – A policeman was killed and dozens injured Monday in street battles with protesters in Kiev as Ukrainian lawmakers gave their initial backing to controversial legislation granting more autonomy to pro-Kremlin rebels.It was the worst unrest in the capital since a bloody popular uprising ousted Moscow-backed Viktor Yanukovych...

    Policemen Wonded in Explosion Before Parliament of Ukraine
    Aug31

    Policemen Wonded in Explosion Before Parliament of Ukraine

    31 de agosto de 2015, 11:37Kiev, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) Several policemen wounded today with explosives in the Constitution Square, outside the headquarters of the Parliament of Ukraine, are in critical condition, said a source of the Ministry of Interior. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Policeman dies in protests at Ukraine parliament
    Aug31

    Policeman dies in protests at Ukraine parliament

    One policeman was killed and dozens were injured in clashes outside the parliament in Kiev on Monday, as lawmakers took a step towards giving special status to separatist-controlled regions in eastern Ukraine. National Guard serviceman Igor Derbin, 25, was killed and several others were seriously injured by an explosive device thrown from a crowd...

    NATO launches joint military exercises with Ukraine in Black Sea
    Aug31

    NATO launches joint military exercises with Ukraine in Black Sea

    NATO forces and the Ukrainian army have launched joint military exercises in the Black Sea near the Crimean Peninsula that rejoined Russia last year. The naval drills, code-named Sea Breeze 2015, began on Monday in Ukraine’s Odessa and Nikolaevsk regions with the participation of 2,500 troops and some 150 military vehicles. Kiev has...