Archive for April 20th, 2014

April 20, 2014, by VOANews

Orthodox Christians in Ukraine and Russia on Sunday celebrated Easter — the holiest day of the Christian calendar — with their nations locked in conflict and Ukraine’s patriarch condemning what […]

Shootout in Ukraine casts doubt on international accord

April 20, 2014, by Michael Bowman of VOANews

A deadly shootout in eastern Ukraine has cast doubt on the viability of Thursday’s accord between Russia, Ukraine, the United States and the Europea ...

Deadly shootout in Sloviansk kills three, breaks uneasy truce on Easter

April 20, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

The promise of a peaceful Easter Sunday was shattered early on April 20, after at least three people were killed in a gun battle in eastern Ukraine. T ...

Pope Francis calls for peace in Ukraine

April 20, 2014, by The Prague Post

At the end a brief message to mark Easter, the holiest day in the Christian calendar, Pope Francis told Roman Catholics to help support peace efforts ...