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    Protests break out in Ukraine over giving regions more power
    Aug31

    Protests break out in Ukraine over giving regions more power

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Clashes have broken out between police and protesters outside the Ukrainian parliament in Kiev after a controversial vote to… …read more Source:...

    Several injured in explosion outside of Ukraine legislature
    Aug31

    Several injured in explosion outside of Ukraine legislature

    A number of people have been injured in an explosion outside of the Ukrainian parliament in Kyiv. This came as lawmakers met to pass constitutional amendment meant to end the fighting in the east of the country. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine Elections Controversy: Protesters Block Rada Parliament In Kiev, Clashes With Riot Police
    Aug31

    Ukraine Elections Controversy: Protesters Block Rada Parliament In Kiev, Clashes With Riot Police

    Protestors blocked the Rada parliament building in Kiev, Ukraine, on Monday, disrupting a parliamentary vote on a new constitution. The lawmakers’ debate concerned decentralization, which would result in pro-Russian separatist groups in the country gaining power. …read more Source: International Business...

    Two police wounded by grenade outside Ukraine parliament: Reuters witness
    Aug31

    Two police wounded by grenade outside Ukraine parliament: Reuters witness

    KIEV (Reuters) – Several police and members of the Ukrainian national guard were injured on Monday when a grenade was thrown from a crowd of nationalist protesters demonstrating outside parliament in Kiev against a draft law to give special status to separatist regions, police said. …read more Source: The...

    Blast, clashes outside Ukraine parliament as MPs back more autonomy for rebels
    Aug31

    Blast, clashes outside Ukraine parliament as MPs back more autonomy for rebels

    Clashes erupted outside parliament in Kiev on Monday as lawmakers gave initial approval to constitutional changes granting more autonomy to pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Dozen injured in blast outside Kiev parliament building
    Aug31

    Dozen injured in blast outside Kiev parliament building

    A loud explosion shook central Kiev near the country’s parliament building Monday as lawmakers voted for constitutional changes to give its eastern regions a special status that it hopes will blunt their separatist drive. …read more Source: France...

    Two police wounded by grenade outside Ukraine parliament: Reuters witness (Reuters)
    Aug31

    Two police wounded by grenade outside Ukraine parliament: Reuters witness (Reuters)

    KIEV (Reuters) – Several police and members of the Ukrainian national guard were injured on Monday when a grenade was thrown from a crowd of nationalist protesters demonstrating outside parliament in … …read more Source: The West...

    Dozen Wounded in Blast Outside Ukraine Parliament: Reports
    Aug31

    Dozen Wounded in Blast Outside Ukraine Parliament: Reports

    A powerful explosion today outside Ukraine’s parliament wounded about a dozen protesters and police during clashes over reforms giving greater powers to rebels in the east, an AFP reporter saw. …read more Source:...

    Clashes as Ukraine MPs back more autonomy to rebels
    Aug31

    Clashes as Ukraine MPs back more autonomy to rebels

    Violent clashes erupt after parliament approves president-proposed Constitutional amendments regarding decentralization of power …read more Source: World...

    Putin pumps iron as his popularity dips
    Aug31

    Putin pumps iron as his popularity dips

    MOSCOW// The Kremlin has released pictures of Russian President Vladimir Putin working out at the gym with Prime Minister Dmitrty Medvedev, images apparently aimed at shoring up Putin’s rugged, masculine image as his popularity dips.Wearing a white T-shirt, track suit trousers and running shoes, Putin is shown on muscle-building apparatus...