Ousted Ukrainian president blasts opposition, as Russian forces reportedly enter … – Fox News

Fox NewsOusted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych surfaced in Russia Friday, thundering defiantly against the “pro-fascist hooligans” who drove him from office, as Russian armored vehicles rumbled across Crimea and reports…

Is it too late for Kiev to woo Russian-speaking Ukraine? – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorWith Russian military forces now in Crimea and the regional government claiming loyalty to impeached President Viktor Yanukovych, it looks as if the new government in Kiev may…

Ukrainian ex-leader Viktor Yanukovych vows fightback – BBC News

BBC NewsUkraine’s ex-President Viktor Yanukovych has made his first public appearance since being ousted last week, telling a news conference in Russia he would fight for his country. He said…

Crimea Parliament Seized; Ousted Ukraine President Issues Defiant Statement – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalRussian forces began exercises on Thursday, as armed pro-Russia activists took over the Crimean parliament building and fugitive former Ukraine president Viktor Yanukovych released a defiant statement. Via…

Russia Grants Protection for Ukrainian President – ABC News

ABC NewsMoscow on Wednesday granted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych protection “on the territory of Russia,” shortly after the fugitive leader sought help from the Kremlin, according to an official quoted…

US aids Kiev but ‘this is not Rocky 4’ – The Australian

US aids Kiev but ‘this is not Rocky 4’The AustralianKiev is grappling with the dual threats of separatism and economic default as it tries to recover from three months of…

Ukraine crisis: Yatsenyuk is PM-designate, Kiev Maidan told – BBC News

BBC NewsUkraine’s new interim government has been presented at Kiev’s main protest camp, the Maidan, following last week’s ousting of President Viktor Yanukovych. The Maidan council named Arseniy Yatsenyuk to…

Ukraine crisis: Russia’s options – BBC News

BBC NewsRussia has voiced alarm and anger at the overthrow of Ukraine’s President Viktor Yanukovych by protesters in Kiev. Prof Andrei Zagorski, a political analyst at Moscow’s Institute of World…

US and Britain say Ukraine is not a battleground between East and West – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukThe United States and Britain have said Ukraine should not be a battleground between East and West and voiced support for the country after protests that ousted pro-Moscow president Viktor…

Ukraine parliament pushes back deadline to form new government – Fox News

Fox NewsUkraine’s interim leaders pushed back their self-imposed deadline to form a unity government Tuesday, while the whereabouts of the country’s fugitive president, Viktor Yanukovych, remained unknown. Members of the…

Russia threatens Ukraine; ex-president vanishes – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKIEV, Ukraine — Russia said Monday the turmoil in Ukraine was a threat to Russian citizens as the nation’s interior ministry searched for the whereabouts of President Viktor Yanukovych,…

Ukraine: Interim leader Turchynov stresses “European choice” – BBC News

BBC NewsUkraine’s new interim President Oleksandr Turchynov has said the country will focus on closer integration with the EU. Mr Turchynov was appointed following the dismissal of President Viktor Yanukovych…

Documents found at Ukrainian president’s abandoned home detail millions in … – Fox News

Fox NewsKIEV, Ukraine – Cash: $12 million. Decoration of a dining hall and tea room: $2.3 million. Statue of a wild boar: $115,000. “A bribe”: $4,000. These are some of…

Ukraine media: mixed views on Tymoshenko – BBC News

BBC NewsA day after the Ukrainian parliament voted to remove President Viktor Yanukovych from office, media commentators are focusing on another momentous event: the release of his jailed arch-rival Yulia…

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…

Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych Driven From Power – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalLarge crowds entered ousted Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych’s residential compound outside Kiev on Saturday. Photo: Getty Images. KIEV, Ukraine—The whereabouts of President Viktor Yanukovych were unknown Sunday, the…

Ukraine crisis: ‘Still thousands in Kiev square’ – BBC News

BBC NewsAs Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych is reported to have left the capital, Kiev, there are concerns about a possible power vacuum in the country. A deal brokered on Friday…

Live Video and Social Media Updates From Ukraine – New York Times (blog)

New York Times (blog)As my colleagues Andrew Higgins and Andrew Kramer report from Kiev, on a day of upheaval, Ukraine’s president, Viktor Yanukovych, fled the capital, the Parliament called for…

Ukraine’s Yanukovych missing as protesters take control of presidential … – Washington Post

Ukraine’s Yanukovych missing as protesters take control of presidential …Washington PostKIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainians awoke Saturday morning to rumors and reports that President Viktor Yanukovych had fled to his home…

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,…

Ukraine crisis: Yanukovych announces ‘peace deal’ – BBC News

BBC NewsUkraine’s president says he has reached a deal with the opposition to end the crisis, after all-night talks mediated by EU foreign ministers. Viktor Yanukovych’s statement said the deal…

Shaky Peace Reigns After Ukraine Rocked by Protest – ABC News

ABC NewsTalks between opposition leaders and the embattled Ukrainian president continue as a shaky peace reigns in the protest camps in downtown Kiev. President Viktor Yanukovych, who early Friday was…

Ukraine President Yanukovych sacks army chief amid crisis – BBC News

BBC NewsUkrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has sacked the head of the armed forces, Col Gen Volodymyr Zamana, according to the president’s website. The move comes after the most intense violence…

Amnesty pact ends Kiev, Ukraine, City Hall occupation – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleKiev, Ukraine –. Opposition protesters ended a two-month occupation of City Hall in Kiev on Sunday and opened a road to limited traffic to meet an amnesty offer…

Ukraine Opposition Plans March on Parliament After Merkel Talks – Businessweek

BusinessweekAn anti-government protester stands on a barricade in Kiev, on February 15, 2014. Photographer: Martin Bureau/AFP via Getty Images. Ukrainian opposition groups plan to march on parliament to push lawmakers…

Ukraine’s Arbuzov Wants Kiev Streets Cleared by Next Week – Bloomberg

BloombergMeanwhile, EU Enlargement Commissioner Stefan Fule has scheduled talks with President Viktor Yanukovych today in Kiev after meeting opposition leaders yesterday. Protesters angry about Yanukovych’s November snub of an EU…

Ukraine protests: President Viktor Yanukovych to return – BBC News

BBC NewsUkrainian President Viktor Yanukovych is returning to work on Monday after four days of sick leave, with protesters still demanding he give up power. Thousands of anti-government protesters have…

Ukraine opposition set for talks with John Kerry – New Straits Times

New Straits TimesKIEV: Ukraine’s opposition leaders were set to meet US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday, after the army urged embattled President Viktor Yanukovych to act urgently to…

Ukraine’s political crisis puts country at risk, military says – CNN

CNNKiev, Ukraine (CNN) — Ukraine’s military forces urged the President on Friday to act to restore stability, saying that a further escalation of the political unrest in the country threatens…

Ukraine Warring Sides Sharpen Rhetoric as President Out Sick (1) – Businessweek

BusinessweekAnti-government protesters stand at a road block in Kiev on Jan. 30, 2014. Photographer: Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images. Ukraine’s opposition accused President Viktor Yanukovych of foul play as he took sick…

Ukraine to debate amnesty for protesters – BBC News

BBC NewsUkraine’s parliament is due to debate a possible amnesty for scores of protesters arrested in anti-government demonstrations. President Viktor Yanukovych has said he wants to make the amnesty conditional…

Ukraine government resigns, parliament scraps anti-protest laws amid crisis – CNN

CNNKiev, Ukraine (CNN) — Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych accepted the resignation of Prime Minister Mykola Azarov and his government Tuesday, amid a political crisis fired by violent protests on the…

Ukraine crisis: MPs to vote on scrapping anti-protest law – BBC News

BBC NewsUkraine’s parliament is expected to vote on plans to scrap a new anti-protest law in a special session called over the ongoing unrest in the country. President Viktor Yanukovych…

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 president says he’ll name rival as prime minister, but opposition … – Washington Post

Washington PostMOSCOW — Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych offered Saturday night to make two of his adversaries prime minister and deputy prime minister, pledged to support amending harsh new laws against…