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    Protests in Ukraine as parliament makes key vote
    Aug31

    Protests in Ukraine as parliament makes key vote

    Ukraine’s parliament voted to give separatist-minded regions a special status, despite violent street protests. …read more Source:...

    Clashes in Ukraine Injure 100 Police Officers After Controversial Vote
    Aug31

    Clashes in Ukraine Injure 100 Police Officers After Controversial Vote

    (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...

    Ukraine police officer killed, 100 others injured in clashes
    Aug31

    Ukraine police officer killed, 100 others injured in clashes

    KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says one law enforcement officer has been killed and about 100 others injured in clashes outside parliament.Police and nationalist protesters clashed outside the Supreme Rada on Monday afternoon after a controversial vote to give greater power to separatist regions in the east.A military...

    Foreign Ministers To Discuss Ukraine Conflict
    Aug31

    Foreign Ministers To Discuss Ukraine Conflict

    The Kremlin says foreign ministers of Russia, Ukraine, Germany, and France will meet by the middle of September to discuss the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    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:...