#AceWorldNews Ivan Simonovic, the UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, has cancelled his trip to Crimea because an airport in the Crimean capital Simferopol is closed for flights coming from other parts of Ukraine. 163 more words
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KIEV, March 11, /ITAR-TASS/. Ukrainian Prosecutor General’s Office has confirmed the detention of former Governor of the country’s eastern Kharkov region, Mikhail Dobkin.
The press service of the Prosecutor General’s Office said he had been detained in Kiev. 125 more words
In Kharkov, a scornful Russian crowd threw eggs and firecrackers at junta plotter Vitaly Klichko, leader of the UDAR faction. Klichko was speaking at a rally “For Unity” when patriotic elements present loudly shouted “shame” and “fascist”. 44 more words
The Russian Foreign Ministry has criticized western governments and media for turning a blind eye on alarming incidents in Ukraine, including a gun attack on a pro-Russian rally in the city of Kharkov. 440 more words
An unknown man opened fire from a machine-gun in Kharkov on the night of 9 March, the Kharkov police press-service reports.
According to the press-service, the police are investigating the information and will provide details later. 50 more words
The crisis in Ukraine seems to have settled into a “Cold War Detente” with both sides not really budging much from their position while a lot of rhetoric is flying around through the media. 534 more words