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Poroshenko condemns Russia

Poroshenko condemns Russia

Max Elkan, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018

Ukraine’s President, Petro Poroshenko, said on Dec. 3 he would propose that Parliament declare martial law in the country after the Russian military attacked and seized three Ukrainian navy ships in the Black Sea. The Ukraine government has since imposed martial law on 10 of its 25 provinces in response...

News in brief

November 21, 2014

Kiev, Ukraine This Friday marks the one-year anniversary of the Euromaidan movement, which started in the center of Kiev and resulted in the ousting of Prime Minister Yanukovych. The past year has seen not only a new Ukrainian government, but the annexing of Crimea by Russia, the downing of flight MH17,...

Russia’s bold action forces US subtlety

Maile Munro, Staff Writer

April 4, 2014

U.S. as world police: why America should stay far from the crimean quagmire On March 18, President Vladimir Putin welcomed Crimea back into the arms of its mother, Russia. Russia’s annexation of the Crimean peninsula, which violated international laws of acquiring territory, has sent shock waves...