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    Ukraine police officer killed, 100 others injured in clashes
    Aug31

    Ukraine police officer killed, 100 others injured in clashes

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says one law enforcement officer has been killed and about 100 others injured in clashes outside parliament…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Ukraine Parliament Riots Update: Watch Video Of Kiev Protesters Clashing With Police Outside Rada Building; Over 100 Wounded
    Aug31

    Ukraine Parliament Riots Update: Watch Video Of Kiev Protesters Clashing With Police Outside Rada Building; Over 100 Wounded

    Riots broke out in front of Ukraine’s Rada parliament building in Kiev Monday as activists violently protested amendments to a new constitution that would give pro-Russian separatist groups in the east more power, throwing grenades and other small bombs at riot police. Over 100 people were wounded in the fighting, and at least one person, a...

    Clashes in Kyiv Injure 100 After Vote on East
    Aug31

    Clashes in Kyiv Injure 100 After Vote on East

    Clashes broke out between police and nationalist protesters outside the Ukrainian parliament on Monday after a controversial vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east. About 100 law enforcement officers were injured, 10 of them seriously, the Interior Ministry said. At least some of the officers were injured in the explosion...

    Clashes in Ukraine After Parliament Vote
    Aug31

    Clashes in Ukraine After Parliament Vote

    Protesters and police officers were injured in clashes outside the Ukrainian Parliament in Kiev after a vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the country’s east. …read more Source: The New York...

    Dozens Injured in Blast Outside Kiev Parliament Amid Protests
    Aug31

    Dozens Injured in Blast Outside Kiev Parliament Amid Protests

    The Ukrainian parliament is considering greater autonomy for pro-Russian dominated eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Amid fighting in Syria, Holocaust survivor’s grandson planning aliyah
    Aug31

    Amid fighting in Syria, Holocaust survivor’s grandson planning aliyah

    (JTA) — The British grandson of a Holocaust survivor said he will move to Israel when he is done fighting Islamists in Syria. Timothy Paul Jacobs-Woodworth, 37, revealed his plan in an interview published Sunday by the news website Ynet. One of Jacobs-Woodworth’s grandfathers survived the Dachau concentration camp after losing his mother at...

    Clashes in Ukraine injure 100 officers after vote on east
    Aug31

    Clashes in Ukraine injure 100 officers after vote on east

    KIEV, Ukraine — Clashes broke out between police and nationalist protesters outside the Ukrainian parliament on Monday after a controversial vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east. About 100 law enforcement officers were injured, 10 of them seriously, the interior ministry said.At least some of the officers were injured in...

    Ukraine vote for special status for east touches off riots
    Aug31

    Ukraine vote for special status for east touches off riots

    Ukraine’s parliament voted on Monday for constitutional changes to give separatist-minded eastern regions a special status – but divisions in the pro-Western camp and violent street protests suggested the changes would face a rougher ride to become law. …read more Source:...

    Protests Break out in Ukraine over Giving Regions More Power
    Aug31

    Protests Break out in Ukraine over Giving Regions More Power

    Clashes have broken out between police and protesters outside the Ukrainian parliament in Kiev after a controversial vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east.The decentralization of power was a condition of a truce signed in February aimed at ending the… …read more Source:...

    Protesters, police clash over Ukraine reforms vote
    Aug31

    Protesters, police clash over Ukraine reforms vote

    Tomas MonzonKIEV, Ukraine, Aug. 31 (UPI) — Protesters attempted to enter the parliament in Ukraine’s capital of Kiev over a vote on reforms for independence of the eastern side of the country. …read more Source: United Press...