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    Ukrainian President: Murder of Former Russian MP Is State Terrorism by Russia
    Mar24

    Ukrainian President: Murder of Former Russian MP Is State Terrorism by Russia

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko accused the Kremlin on Thursday of being behind the assassination of a former Russian member of parliament in Kiev, calling it an act of state terrorism carried out by Russia. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Large Explosion at Ammunition Depot in Ukraine Triggers Evacuation, No Victims
    Mar24

    Large Explosion at Ammunition Depot in Ukraine Triggers Evacuation, No Victims

    Ukrainian officials evacuated around 20,000 people from the vicinity of a huge munitions dump that exploded on Thursday and went up in a ball of flames, authorities said. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Moscow Laments Ukraine’s Entry Ban on Russian 2017 Eurovision Contestant
    Mar24

    Moscow Laments Ukraine’s Entry Ban on Russian 2017 Eurovision Contestant

    Moscow denounced Ukraine’s decision to ban a Russian Eurovision contestant from entering the country and called on Thursday upon the Kiev Government to reverse the measure. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar24

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine — Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev on Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia, an accusation the Kremlin angrily rejected. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    In Ukrainian ammunition warehouse explosion, Kiev sees a Russian hand
    Mar24

    In Ukrainian ammunition warehouse explosion, Kiev sees a Russian hand

    Ukraine suspects the Russian military or its separatist rebel proxies were responsible for blowing up a warehouse storing tank ammunition at an eastern military base. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Former Russian lawmaker and Moscow critic gunned down in Ukraine (+video)
    Mar24

    Former Russian lawmaker and Moscow critic gunned down in Ukraine (+video)

    Denis Voronenkov, a key witness in a Ukrainian treason case against pro-Russia former president Viktor Yanukovich, was shot by an unidentified assailant in central Kiev on Thursday. His death fueled tensions between the two countries. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Russian TV Rejects Eurovision Compromise For Singer Banned From Ukraine
    Mar24

    Russian TV Rejects Eurovision Compromise For Singer Banned From Ukraine

    Russia’s Channel One refused an offer by Eurovision Song Contest organizers to have singer Yulia Samoilova participate by satellite after Ukraine blocked her from entering the country to take part in the popular event. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ex-Russian lawmaker and key Kremlin critic who fled to Ukraine is gunned down outside Kiev hotel
    Mar24

    Ex-Russian lawmaker and key Kremlin critic who fled to Ukraine is gunned down outside Kiev hotel

    A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow following his recent move to Ukraine was shot and killed Thursday in Kiev, prompting harsh words between the two neighboring countries. , who had testified to Ukrainian investigators and criticized Russian policies after his move to Kiev last fall, was shot dead by an […] The post...

    “They say we are traitors”: Putin critic Denis Voronenkov murdered in Kiev
    Mar24

    “They say we are traitors”: Putin critic Denis Voronenkov murdered in Kiev

    A former Russian member of parliament who defected to Ukraine and began sharply criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin was gunned down Thursday in downtown Kiev in an apparent contract killing. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    WATCH:  Putin critic who defected to Ukraine killed in Kiev
    Mar24

    WATCH: Putin critic who defected to Ukraine killed in Kiev

    Former Russian Parliament member Denis Voronenkov had recently told a US-funded TV network in Ukraine he accepted his fate as a critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: ABC...