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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, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. The heavy black smoke rising from burning tyres obscures the aim of police snipers. Fierce …Harper Urges Ukraine To Forget […]

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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 week and wondering who will take charge of the …As His Fortunes Fell in Ukraine, a President Clung to IllusionsNew York TimesInt’l community calls for […]

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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 prominent political prisoner, so it …Ukraine sets European course after ouster of YanukovichReutersYanukovich flees and his nemesis Tymoshenko is freed in stunning reversal of …Irish […]

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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 after parliament voted to dismiss President Viktor Yanukovych, in what he …Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych Driven From PowerWall Street JournalRussia, too, is in quandary over […]

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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 worst crisis since independence after three days of carnage … …read more Source: Kiev News From Google

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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 bats, are an intimidating lot by any measure, and this week they turned whole battalions of riot police officers on their … and more …read […]

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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 person had a designated task. Men in camouflage patrolled the area, …Ukraine’s president buckles but protesters splitBusinessweekBreakthrough in UkraineWall Street JournalUkraine protesters split following deal […]

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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, Ukrainian protesters remained defiant, calling for the resignation of President Viktor Yanukovych, even after political leaders … …read more Source: Kiev News From Google

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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 security forces were moving away from the area, a group of …Ukraine crisis: Renewed Kiev assault on protestersBBC NewsUkraine standoff continues amid shaky truceUSA TODAYUkraine […]

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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 Square, where burning barricades surround protesters who …Kiev Protesters Set Square Ablaze to Thwart PoliceNew York TimesUkraine crisis: Renewed Kiev assault on protestersBBC NewsEmbattled Ukraine: […]

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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 broken out in Independence Square, known locally as the …13 Dead as Mayhem Grips Ukrainian CapitalNew York TimesOfficials warn of showdown in fiery Kiev after […]

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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 blossomed among the grimy tents of Ukraine’s barricaded anti-government enclave. It all began in December when … and more …read more Source: Kiev News From […]

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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 the grimy tents of Ukraine’s barricaded anti-government enclave. It all began in December when … and more …read more Source: Kiev News From Google

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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 occupied Kiev’s central Independence Square for …Ukraine’s Arbuzov Wants Kiev Streets Cleared by Next WeekBloombergOfficials escape censure over crackdown in KievGulf TimesUkraine opposition: all protesters […]

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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 the grimy tents of Ukraine’s barricaded anti-government enclave. It all began in December when … and more …read more Source: Kiev News From Google

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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 to placate demonstrators on Tuesday by …Putin defends position on Ukraine at EU-Russia summitIrish TimesPutin stands by $15bn Ukraine bailoutIrish Examiner‘Desperate struggle’ in Ukraine: What […]

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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 threat of years in prison looming over them, protesters carry plastic …Why Canada should support Ukraine’s democratic protestersThe Globe and MailReport: Ukraine protesters seize Justice […]

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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. Getty Images. KIEV, Ukraine—President Viktor …Ukraine Opposition Presses Demands Despite Government OfferVoice of AmericaKilled protester mourned in Ukraine amid crisisFox NewsUkraine’s Opposition Leaders Shun President’s […]

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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 Independence Square also occupied a government …War and peace in Kiev: 23 photos of a single day in Ukraine’s protestsWashington Post (blog)Kiev protesters expand street […]

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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 pro-EU demonstrators gathered in Kiev’s Independence Square to protest against the …Protesters, Police Clash in Ukraine CapitalVoice of AmericaUkrainian Protesters Clash With Police Over Anti-Rally […]