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Ukraine’s former PM rallies protesters after Yanukovych flees Kiev – The Guardian

The GuardianIn eastern Ukraine and Crimea there was fury at events in Kiev, and all eyes will now be on Russia, where the foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, labelled the opposition “rampaging hooligans” and called on Europe to rein them in. There are fears that …Ukraine’s Tymoshenko rallies Kiev protestersFox NewsUkraine crisis: ‘Still thousands in Kiev […]

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Russia: Europe should condemn Kiev demonstrators – UPI.com

UPI.comKIEV, Ukraine, Feb. 1 (UPI) — European officials should condemn Ukrainian protesters for taking over government buildings in Kiev, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Saturday. Lavrov’s comments came at the annual Munich Security Conference, …Ukrainian protester says he was kidnapped and torturedThe GuardianKerry should meet Ukraine’s bombastic drag queen pop star to solve political […]

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Russia’s Not Bound to Assad, Syria Opposition Head Says – Businessweek

BusinessweekRussian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has assured the Syrian opposition that his country isn’t committed to President Bashar al-Assad, the leader of the main anti-government coalition said. “When I met Lavrov last week in Paris, he confirmed that Russia …What was achieved at Montreux talks?BBC NewsSyria’s Al-Muallem Threatens to Quit Talks If No ProgressBloombergRegime threatens […]

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Russia’s Lavrov: Ukraine ‘Out of Control’ – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaRussian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says the situation in Ukraine is “spinning out of control,” as clashes between anti-government protesters and police continued for a third day in Ukraine’s capital, Kyiv. “There are pogroms now, attacks against police, …Ukraine’s Opposition Accuses Government of Provoking ViolenceNew York TimesUkraine unrest: No end in sight to […]

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Russia slaps EU overreaction to Ukrainian U-turn – Xinhua

XinhuaMOSCOW, Dec. 14 (Xinhua) — The European Union (EU)’s reaction towards Ukraine’s suspension to sign an integration deal with it was “bordering on hysteria,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Saturday. After studying the agreement and finding …Russia’s Nemtsov Barred From Entering UkraineRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyWhy Ukraine debate has Cold War echoesCNN (blog)Russia cries foul over Western embrace […]