From Kiev, Baird says ‘Canada wants to play a part’ – The Globe and Mail

From Kiev, Baird says ‘Canada wants to play a part’The Globe and MailActivists burn tyres at barricades close to Independence Square, the epicenter of the country’s current unrest, in Kiev,…

Ukraine urges Russia not to promote separatism – Irish Times

Irish TimesA man salutes during a memorial ceremony yesterday for those killed in recent violence in Kiev’s Independence Square. Photograph: Yannis Behrakis/Reuters. Daniel McLaughlin. Topics: News

A new day in Ukraine: Political uncertainty sweeps divided nation – CNN

CNNKiev, Ukraine (CNN) — The mood around Independence Square in Ukraine’s capital was very somber Sunday as thousands gathered, mourning the dozens of people killed in demonstrations during the past…

Tymoshenko Gets Cool Reception From Kiev Protesters – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalFormer Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko addresses the crowd in Kiev’s Independence Square after being freed from prison on Saturday. Getty Images. KIEV, Ukraine—Yulia Tymoshenko was Ukraine’s most…

Ukraine crisis: Protesters remain in central Kiev as MPs meet – BBC News

BBC NewsThousands of protesters remain in central Kiev as MPs meet to discuss seeting up a new government in Ukraine. The atmosphere in Independence Square appears calm – a day…

Crisis in Kiev – Washington Post

Crisis in KievWashington PostAnti-government protesters sing the Ukrainian national anthem at Independence Square in central Kiev. Ukraine’s leader and opposition on Friday signed a deal to end the splintered country’s…

Growing Support, and Tea From Young Women, Embolden Kiev Street Fighters – New York Times

Growing Support, and Tea From Young Women, Embolden Kiev Street FightersNew York TimesKIEV, Ukraine — The street fighters in Independence Square, kitted out with motorcycle helmets, plywood shields and baseball…

In Kiev square, protesters hold together – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKIEV, Ukraine — Independence Square, the heart of the Ukrainian protest movement, looked very much Friday like an anthill. Thousands of people were moving about the square and each…

Live Video and Tweets From Kiev’s Independence Square – New York Times (blog)

Live Video and Tweets From Kiev’s Independence SquareNew York Times (blog)Last Updated, 4:00 p.m. | As the live video and Twitter updates streaming from Kiev’s Independence Square on Friday showed,…

Reporter’s notebook: The worst day I’ve seen in Kiev – CNN

CNNKiev, Ukraine (CNN) — The gunbattle was so close it rattled the walls. I grabbed my camera and pointed it out the window, looking toward Independence Square. From more than…

Converts Join With Militants In Kiev Clash – New York Times

New York TimesKIEV, Ukraine — As the center of the Ukrainian capital tipped into a maelstrom of gunfire and blood on Thursday, a man wearing a helmet stood on a…

Fresh violence mars truce, talks in Ukraine – CNN

CNNKiev, Ukraine (CNN) — A shaky truce crumbled in Kiev on Thursday morning, with gunfire erupting at Maidan, or Independence Square, which has been ground zero for anti-government protesters. As…

Ukraine Fighting Kills at Least 25 as Kiev Barricades Burn – Bloomberg

BloombergNine security officers and a journalist were among the fatalities since yesterday as security forces moved to clear out the main protest camp in Kiev. Thousands gathered on central Independence…

Ukraine police storm main Kiev ‘Maidan’ protest camp – BBC News

BBC NewsUkrainian police are storming the main anti-government protest camp in the capital, Kiev, after months of occupation. Explosions are taking place, fireworks are being thrown and large fires have…

Love and marriage on Kiev’s anti-government barricades – NDTV

NDTVThe storyline could be that of Hollywood’s newest blockbuster, but it happened in real life on Kiev’s Independence Square, where passion has blossomed among the grimy tents of Ukraine’s barricaded…

Ukraine opposition keeps up pressure on government – The Hindu

The Hindu… presidential powers. Arseniy Yatsenyuk, one of the three main opposition leaders, told reporters on Saturday that protesters would free some government premises in Kiev, but would remain on…

Love and marriage on Kiev’s anti-government barricades – New Straits Times

Love and marriage on Kiev’s anti-government barricadesNew Straits TimesThe storyline could be that of Hollywood’s newest blockbuster, but it happened in real life on Kiev’s Independence Square, where passion has…

Love and marriage on Kiev’s anti-government barricades – GlobalPost

Love and marriage on Kiev’s anti-government barricadesGlobalPostThe storyline could be that of Hollywood’s newest blockbuster, but it happened in real life on Kiev’s Independence Square, where passion has blossomed among…

New protest planned in Kiev to prepare ‘peaceful offensive’ – GlobalPost

GlobalPostUkraine’s opposition has called for a new, mass protest on Sunday to prepare a “peaceful offensive” as negotiations with authorities appear to have come to a standstill. Anti-government protesters have…

Love and marriage on Kiev’s anti-government barricades – Tengrinews

Love and marriage on Kiev’s anti-government barricadesTengrinewsThe storyline could be that of Hollywood’s newest blockbuster, but it happened in real life on Kiev’s Independence Square, where passion has blossomed among…

Kremlin Wades Into Ukrainian Turmoil – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalA protester shouts in Kiev’s Independence Square on Tuesday, when Ukraine’s premier resigned and Parliament repealed new antidissent laws. Nur Photo / Zuma Press. KIEV, Ukraine—Ukraine’s president tried…

Ukraine Violence Ups Ante at Kiev Camp as Opposition Sway Fades – Businessweek

BusinessweekFor demonstrators at Kiev’s Independence Square, the uprising against Ukraine’s rulers has also become a battle for their own freedom. On permanent alert against a police attack and with the…

Ukraine President Offers Posts to Opposition Leaders – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalUkrainian opposition leaders, from left, Vitali Klitschko, Oleh Tyagnybok and Arseniy Yatsenyuk attended a meeting on Independence Square in Kiev after the talks with Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych.…

Ukraine unrest: New barricades in Kiev as talks stall – BBC News

BBC NewsProtesters in Ukraine’s capital Kiev have been erecting new barricades after crisis talks between the opposition and President Viktor Yanukovych stalled. Freezing demonstrators at the camp on the city’s…

Ukraine protests: Clashes as thousands defy protest law in Kiev – BBC News

BBC NewsAnti-government protesters and riot police in Ukraine have clashed on the sidelines of a rally in defiance of new laws aimed at curbing public protests. Tens of thousands of…