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    Putin Supporters Hold ‘Anti-Maidan’ March in Moscow
    Feb22

    Putin Supporters Hold ‘Anti-Maidan’ March in Moscow

    As Ukraine marks the one-year anniversary of the “Euro-Maidan” uprising clashes that toppled its Russia-leaning president, thousands of demonstrators in Moscow held what they called an “Anti-Maidan” march. Thousands of protesters in Moscow Saturday demonstrated against last year’s uprising in Ukraine and in support of Russian President...

    More than 1,000 Muslims form human shield around Oslo synagogue
    Feb22

    More than 1,000 Muslims form human shield around Oslo synagogue

    “No to anti-Semitism. No to Islamophobia.” That was the message chanted by what’s estimated to be more than 1,000 Muslims who created a human shield, or what they called a “ring of peace,” around a synagogue in the Norwegian capital of Oslo late Saturday See also: One year later, Kiev and Moscow remember Ukraine...

    Ukraine crisis: Blast kills 2 at Yanukovych ouster anniversary march
    Feb22

    Ukraine crisis: Blast kills 2 at Yanukovych ouster anniversary march

    Two people were killed and about a dozen injured in a bomb explosion at a march Sunday in Ukraine’s second-largest city marking the first anniversary of the ouster of president Viktor Yanukovych, the country’s interior ministry said. …read more Source:...

    Blast kills 2 at Ukraine march marking one-year anniversary of coup
    Feb22

    Blast kills 2 at Ukraine march marking one-year anniversary of coup

    The Interior Ministry said the blast in the eastern city Kharkiv was due to an “unknown explosive device” and was being considered a terrorist act. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Bomb blast in eastern Ukraine kills 2, injures dozens on anniversary of former president’s ouster
    Feb22

    Bomb blast in eastern Ukraine kills 2, injures dozens on anniversary of former president’s ouster

    Two people were killed and about a dozen injured in a bomb explosion at a march Sunday in Ukraine’s second-largest city marking the first anniversary of the ouster of president Viktor Yanukovych …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Bomb blast in eastern Ukraine kills 2, injures dozens on anniversary of former president’s ouster
    Feb22

    Bomb blast in eastern Ukraine kills 2, injures dozens on anniversary of former president’s ouster

    KIEV, Ukraine — Two people were killed and about a dozen injured in a bomb explosion at a march Sunday in Ukraine’s second-largest city marking the first anniversary of the ouster of president Viktor Yanukovych, the country’s interior ministry said. The Interior Ministry said the blast in the eastern city Kharkiv was due to an...

    Two dead as blast rips through peace march in eastern Ukraine
    Feb22

    Two dead as blast rips through peace march in eastern Ukraine

    A blast ripped through a crowd of thousands marching for peace in eastern Ukraine, killing at least two and injuring as many as 11 people, the country’s Interior Ministry said in a statement. See also: One year later, Kiev and Moscow remember Ukraine uprising in very different ways The explosion, which is being investigated as an...

    Ukraine Says It Will Start Pulling Back Heavy Weapons
    Feb22

    Ukraine Says It Will Start Pulling Back Heavy Weapons

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine plans to begin pulling back heavy weaponry from the front lines of its fight with Russia-backed separatist rebels on Sunday, in accordance with a peace plan whose initial step was a cease-fire that is still being violated, a military spokesman said. Ukrainian military spokesman Col. Andriy Lysenko told a briefing that...

    At Least Two Killed In Blast At Peace March In Ukraine’s Kharkiv
    Feb22

    At Least Two Killed In Blast At Peace March In Ukraine’s Kharkiv

    KIEV, Feb 22 (Reuters) – At least two people were killed and 10 wounded on Sunday when an explosive device was thrown from a car into a crowd attending a peace rally in the northeastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv, Ukrainian officials said. An aide to Ukraine’s security and defense council said an unspecified number of suspects were...

    Blast hits march in eastern Ukraine, killing 2
    Feb22

    Blast hits march in eastern Ukraine, killing 2

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say Russia-backed separatists violated a troubled cease-fire a dozen times during the night with artillery and rocket attacks and an attempt to storm a Ukrainian encampment.read more …read more Source: CNS...