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    Russia expels Ukrainian diplomat – RIA
    Sep01

    Russia expels Ukrainian diplomat – RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Moscow has expelled an Ukrainian diplomat in retaliation for Kiev’s expulsion of a Russian diplomat, RIA news agency on Tuesday quoted a source at the Russian foreign ministry as saying. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine reels from clashes as third policeman dies (AFP)
    Sep01

    Ukraine reels from clashes as third policeman dies (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine was in shock Tuesday after fierce clashes outside parliament killed three policemen and wounded 140 people as tensions flared over controversial legislation giving more autonomy to pro-Russian rebels. …read more Source: The West...

    ‘Jiang Zeman’
    Sep01

    ‘Jiang Zeman’

    PRAGUE — Twenty-seven of the EU’s 28 countries are boycotting China’s commemoration of the end of World War II. Meet the exception: the Czech Republic’s Miloš Zeman. The Czech president will be in Beijing later this week, thumbing his nose — not for the first time — at the attempts of the rest of the European Union to forge a...

    Russia expels Ukrainian diplomat – RIA
    Sep01

    Russia expels Ukrainian diplomat – RIA

    Moscow has expelled an Ukrainian diplomat in retaliation for Kiev’s expulsion of a Russian diplomat, RIA news agency on Tuesday quoted a source at the Russian foreign ministry as saying. …read more Source: Channel...

    Death Toll From Violent Protest in Ukraine Rises to 3
    Sep01

    Death Toll From Violent Protest in Ukraine Rises to 3

    The death toll from violent protests in Ukraine rose to three on Tuesday when two more National Guard officers died from injuries suffered in a grenade explosion, officials said. In the worst outburst of violence in Kyiv since the new government took power in 2014, nationalist protesters clashed with police and National Guard troops outside...

    Fragile Ceasefire Holds Between Ukraine Forces and Pro-Russian Separatists
    Sep01

    Fragile Ceasefire Holds Between Ukraine Forces and Pro-Russian Separatists

    Government and separatist representatives agreed last week to strive to end all violations from Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Right-wing party exits parliamentary coalition in Ukraine
    Sep01

    Right-wing party exits parliamentary coalition in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A right-wing party says it is leaving Ukraine’s ruling parliamentary coalition because it’s opposed to a constitutional amendment that would give greater powers to the rebel-held eastern region.The Radical Party of Oleh Lyashko, which came in fifth in last year’s election, said Tuesday that it is leaving the...

    Ukraine reels from clashes as third policeman dies
    Sep01

    Ukraine reels from clashes as third policeman dies

    Ukraine is in shock after fierce clashes outside parliament killed three policemen and wounded 140 people as tensions flared over controversial legislation giving more autonomy to pro-Russian rebels …read more Source: The Daily...

    Second Ukrainian policeman dies from injuries after clashes
    Sep01

    Second Ukrainian policeman dies from injuries after clashes

    KIEV: A second Ukrainian policeman died Tuesday from injuries suffered in street battles with protesters in Kiev, and more than 140 people were being treated in hospital, officials said. The clashes flared outside parliament on Monday as demonstrators protested at legislation approved on first reading by lawmakers giving more autonomy to...

    Ukraine reels from clashes as third policeman dies
    Sep01

    Ukraine reels from clashes as third policeman dies

    KIEV (AFP) – Ukraine was in shock Tuesday after fierce clashes outside parliament killed three policemen and wounded 140 people as tensions flared over controversial legislation giving more autonomy to pro-Russian rebels.It was the worst unrest in Kiev since a bloody uprising ousted a Moscow-backed president in early 2014, unleashing a...