All posts tagged Ukraine

  • Ukraine: Füle calls for end to cycle of violence
    January 25, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    “I visited Ukraine on behalf of President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso and High Representative/ Vice-President Catherine Ashton on Friday and Saturday. To underline that the EU remains engaged in facilitating a [&hel ...

  • Ukrainian opposition leaders voice optimism as crisis talks end
    January 24, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukrainian opposition leaders emerged late Thursday from crisis talks with President Viktor Yanukovych, saying an opportunity exists to end weeks of political turmoil and violence gripping the capital, Kyiv. Ukraine’s […]

  • Ukraine government, protesters locked in tense standoff
    January 23, 2014, by VOANews

    A tense standoff continues in Kyiv, Ukraine, where opposition leaders have set a 24-hour deadline for President Viktor Yanukovych to agree to their demands for an early election. Opposition leader […]

  • EU threatens action in response to Ukraine violence
    January 22, 2014, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

    Clashes between protesters and riot police continued Wednesday in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv, killing at least three protesters, the first fatalities since the current anti-government demonstrations began in November. The […]

  • Protests continue in Kyiv, RFE/RL crew arrested
    January 20, 2014, by Jessica Golloher of VOANews

    An RFE/RL reporting crew has been arrested in Kyiv as the protests in the Ukrainian capital have escalated into street battles with riot police. A Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty crew […]