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    Smoke bombs thrown, 5 police reportedly injured in Kiev gay march clash
    Jun06

    Smoke bombs thrown, 5 police reportedly injured in Kiev gay march clash

    Opponents of a gay rights march held in the Ukrainian capital have thrown smoke bombs and tear gas and the Interfax news agency cites police as saying five officers were injured in the clash. …read more Source: FOX...

    New shelling in eastern Ukraine as Harper arrives in Kyiv ahead of G7
    Jun06

    New shelling in eastern Ukraine as Harper arrives in Kyiv ahead of G7

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper started his visit to Kyiv today amidst a major flare up of violence in Ukraine’s restive east. …read more Source: Global...

    5 Police Reportedly Injured in Kiev Gay March Clash
    Jun06

    5 Police Reportedly Injured in Kiev Gay March Clash

    Smoke bombs thrown, 5 police reportedly injured in Kiev gay march clash …read more Source: ABC...

    5 police reportedly injured in Kiev gay march clash
    Jun06

    5 police reportedly injured in Kiev gay march clash

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Opponents of a gay rights march held in the Ukrainian capital have thrown smoke bombs and tear gas and the Interfax news… …read more Source:...

    Clashes And Arrests At Kyiv Pride Parade
    Jun06

    Clashes And Arrests At Kyiv Pride Parade

    Several dozen assailants attacked a gay pride march in Kyiv on June 6. A number of police officers and attackers were injured when they clashed. About 300 people took part in the Equality March of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) community. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama to Rally Allies on Ukraine at G-7
    Jun06

    Obama to Rally Allies on Ukraine at G-7

    U.S. President Barack Obama travels to Germany Saturday for the two-day meeting of the Group of Seven, the world’s seven leading industrialized countries. While trade is the official agenda for the gathering, the crisis in Ukraine, including Russia’s annexation of the Ukraine’s Crimea is expected to be high on the agenda. Russia...

    Five Police Injured In Kyiv Gay Pride Clashes
    Jun06

    Five Police Injured In Kyiv Gay Pride Clashes

    The Ukrainian Interior Ministry says five police officers were injured — one seriously — when members of Ukraine’s Right Sector extremist organization threw firecrackers at the participants in a gay pride parade in Kyiv on June 6. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    New shelling in eastern Ukraine as Harper arrives in Kyiv ahead of G7
    Jun06

    New shelling in eastern Ukraine as Harper arrives in Kyiv ahead of G7

    KYIV, Ukraine – Prime Minister Stephen Harper started his visit to Kyiv today amidst a major flare up of violence in Ukraine’s restive east.Michael Bociurkiw, the Canadian-born spokesman of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, says more than 500 explosions were heard in Donetsk city between 11 p.m. and midnight...

    Harper kicks off pre-election trip to Europe with harsh words for Vladimir Putin
    Jun06

    Harper kicks off pre-election trip to Europe with harsh words for Vladimir Putin

    On his third visit to Ukraine, gripped now by fresh and deadly clashes with Russian-backed separatists, Prime Minister Stephen Harper has sharpened his rhetoric about Russian aggression, saying there is “no point” in a dialogue with Russian President Vladimir Putin, whom Harper accuses of a “Cold War” mindset. The prime minister’s visit...

    MH17: Dutch Foreign Minister Discusses Efforts To Prosecute Suspects in Case With Russia’s Sergei Lavrov
    Jun06

    MH17: Dutch Foreign Minister Discusses Efforts To Prosecute Suspects in Case With Russia’s Sergei Lavrov

    Dutch foreign minister Bert Koenders said Saturday that he and his Russian counterpart discussed efforts to prosecute suspects in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine last July. Koenders met with Russia’s Sergei Lavrov during a visit to Moscow, where the pair also discussed the controversial Russian travel...