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    Clashes Erupt Outside Ukraine’s Parliament in Kiev
    Oct14

    Clashes Erupt Outside Ukraine’s Parliament in Kiev

    (KIEV, Ukraine) — Clashes broke out Tuesday between demonstrators and police in front of Ukraine’s parliament in Kiev as deputies inside repeatedly voted down proposals to recognize a contentious World War II-era Ukrainian partisan group as national heroes. Thousands of Svoboda nationalist party supporters rallied earlier in the capital in...

    Protest Erupts Outside Ukrainian Parliament
    Oct14

    Protest Erupts Outside Ukrainian Parliament

    Demonstrators have clashed with police outside the Ukrainian parliament during a raucous protest that prompted the legislature to go into recess. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Clashes erupt outside Ukraine parliament
    Oct14

    Clashes erupt outside Ukraine parliament

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Clashes have broken out in front of Ukraine’s parliament between unruly demonstrators and lines of police guarding the building. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Nationalist Svoboda Party Supporters Clash With Police In Ukrainian Capital Of Kiev
    Oct14

    Nationalist Svoboda Party Supporters Clash With Police In Ukrainian Capital Of Kiev

    Supporters of Ukraine’s nationalist Svoboda party and security forces clashed near the country’s parliament in Kiev on Tuesday, Associated Press, or AP, reported. The protesters reportedly demanded that the government honor the Ukrainian Insurgent Army, which fought for Ukraine during the World War II, as national heroes. …read...

    Demonstrators Clash With Police Outside Ukraine Parliament
    Oct14

    Demonstrators Clash With Police Outside Ukraine Parliament

    KIEV, Ukraine—Clashes have broken out in front of Ukraine’s parliament between unruly demonstrators and lines of police guarding the building. Passions ran high outside the building Tuesday as deputies repeatedly voted down proposals to officially recognize a contentious World War II-era Ukrainian partisan group as national heroes....

    Ukraine on agenda at U.S., Russian diplomats’ meeting in Paris
    Oct14

    Ukraine on agenda at U.S., Russian diplomats’ meeting in Paris

    The top U.S. and Russian diplomats are hoping to find a way to begin reversing a yearlong spike in tensions stemming from Ukraine’s revolution and civil war when they meet Tuesday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russian Hackers Used Bug in Microsoft Windows for Spying, Report Says
    Oct14

    Russian Hackers Used Bug in Microsoft Windows for Spying, Report Says

    The targets were often linked to the standoff in Ukraine, said iSight Partners, the computer security firm that released the report. …read more Source: The New York...

    War-Weary Ukrainian Troops Protest In Kyiv
    Oct14

    War-Weary Ukrainian Troops Protest In Kyiv

    Hundreds of Ukrainian National Guard conscripts protested in front of the presidential administration building in Kyiv to demand demobilization on October 13. As evening fell, they were confronted by injured war veterans telling them to continue the fight against pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. Despite a cease fire since September 5,...

    Two Young Crimean Tatars Reported Missing
    Oct14

    Two Young Crimean Tatars Reported Missing

    Two young Crimean Tatars have been reported missing in the capital of the annexed region, Simferopol. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Parliament Approves New Defense Chief
    Oct14

    Ukraine Parliament Approves New Defense Chief

    Ukraine’s parliament has approved a new defense minister – the fourth change in leadership since Russia’s annexation of Crimea in March. The head of Ukraine’s National Guard, Stepan Poltorak, will take over for Valeriy Heletey, who resigned amid heavy criticism for the crushing defeat of Ukrainian forces east of Donetsk in...