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    Grenade Explodes During Ukraine Clashes; 1 Officer Killed
    Sep01

    Grenade Explodes During Ukraine Clashes; 1 Officer Killed

    KIEV, Ukraine— As lawmakers took up a measure to give greater powers to separatists in eastern Ukraine, nationalist protesters clashed with police outside parliament on Monday and the Interior Ministry said one officer was killed in a grenade blast and more than 100 wounded. It was the worst violence in the capital since the government took power...

    Ukraine: deputies deliberate over divisive draft law
    Sep01

    Ukraine: deputies deliberate over divisive draft law

    *While there were violent protests outside Ukraine’s parliament, inside the chamber the atmosphere was equally tense.* *Mustafa Nayem* from the… …read more Source:...

    Kiev protests leaves officer dead
    Aug31

    Kiev protests leaves officer dead

    A Ukrainian National Guardsman was killed and scores of people injured in violent clashes over an autonomy bill. …read more Source: THE...

    Democracy Lab Weekly Brief, August 31, 2015
    Aug31

    Democracy Lab Weekly Brief, August 31, 2015

    To keep up with Democracy Lab in real time, follow us on Twitter and Facebook. Taras Kuzio warns that Ukraine is losing its last chance to break the financial and political might of the oligarchs. Daniel Lansberg-Rodriguez explains how Colombian refugees are paying with their homes to shore up Venezuela’s regime. Emily Crane Linn highlights...

    1 dead, 100 injured in Ukraine clashes
    Aug31

    1 dead, 100 injured in Ukraine clashes

    One national guard member was killed and 100 people were injured in clashes in Ukraine. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukrainian schoolchildren attend military camp
    Aug31

    Ukrainian schoolchildren attend military camp

    As Ukraine fends off Russian-backed separatists and troops, kids aged 11-15 get a taste for war training in the summer …read more Source:...

    News24.com | Warning for instigators of deadly Kiev clashes
    Aug31

    News24.com | Warning for instigators of deadly Kiev clashes

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said those behind deadly Kiev clashes that erupted after a vote on autonomy for separatist eastern regions, deserved severe punishment, calling the violence a “stab in the back”. …read more Source:...

    ‘Grenades lobbed’ in clash at Ukrainian parliament
    Aug31

    ‘Grenades lobbed’ in clash at Ukrainian parliament

    One person has been killed and more than 100 injured in violent clashes between nationalists and riot police outside Ukraine’s parliament. …read more Source: Radio New...

    Italy shaken by tale of two migrants
    Aug31

    Italy shaken by tale of two migrants

    Italy is reeling after a migrant was accused of killing an elderly Sicilian couple, while another died trying to prevent an armed robbery. ||| Rome – One migrant is reviled, suspected of killing an elderly couple in Sicily; another has been hailed as a hero, killed after trying to prevent an armed robbery at a supermarket in Naples. The...

    Kiev protesters kill policeman as fighting rages in the east
    Aug31

    Kiev protesters kill policeman as fighting rages in the east

    A Ukrainian policeman was killed and more than 100 people were injured outside parliament in Kiev yesterday during a nationalist protest… …read more Source: The...