Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed over eastern Ukraine by a Buk missile brought in from Russia to a pro-Russian area of eastern Ukraine, the head of the Dutch National Detective Force, Wilbert Paulissen said Wednesday.
7 years, 2 months ago
KIEV, Ukraine — Petro Oleksiyovych Poroshenko, a pro-European, billionaire confectioner, was sworn in on Saturday as the fifth president of Ukraine, promising to put an end to a separatist insurrection in the east that has divided the country for months.
9 years, 5 months ago
Entre les mouvements de contestation pro-russes, les bruits des bottes des militaires ici et le calme plat là, ils se tiennent prêts à toute éventualité. Les 16 Mauriciens, dont quatre filles, qui étudient la médecine en Ukraine disent redouter le pire à tout instant. D’autant plus que l’ambassade mauricienne la plus proche se trouve à deux heures de vol de leurs lieux de résidence.
9 years, 8 months ago
KIEV, Ukraine—The whereabouts of President Viktor Yanukovych were unknown Sunday, the day after he left the capital, protesters took control of the city center, and opposition leader and former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko was released from prison.
9 years, 9 months ago