Stories tagged: Kiev
Tue., June 27, 2017, 10:45 a.m.
Car bomb kills senior Ukrainian intelligence officer in Kiev
Authorities say a bomb planted under or inside a car has killed a senior Ukrainian military intelligence officer in the country’s capital.
Thu., March 23, 2017, 6:14 p.m.
Putin critic gunned down in Ukraine had feared for his life
A former Russian member of parliament who defected to Ukraine and began sharply criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin was gunned down Thursday in downtown Kiev in an apparent contract killing.
Fri., Feb. 21, 2014, 7:48 a.m.
Ukrainian parliament approves new charter, amnesty
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — In a day that could significantly shift Ukraine’s political destiny, opposition leaders signed a deal Friday with the country’s beleaguered president that calls for early elections, …
Thu., Feb. 20, 2014, 8:32 a.m.
Medic: At least 70 protesters killed in Kiev
KIEV, Ukraine — Fearing that a call for a truce was a ruse, protesters tossed firebombs and advanced upon police lines Thursday in Ukraine’s embattled capital. Government snipers shot back …
Tue., Feb. 18, 2014, 11:41 a.m.
Riot police move in against Kiev protest camp
KIEV, Ukraine — Using water cannons and stun grenades, Ukrainian riot police moved in against the sprawling protest camp in the center of Kiev late Tuesday after nine people were …
Wed., Dec. 11, 2013, 7:56 a.m.
Ukraine police stand down after protest grows
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The withdrawal of riot police from two areas in Ukraine’s capital is raising opposition hopes that three weeks of escalating protests have begun to erode police …
Tue., May 14, 2013, 10:16 a.m.
Yakima man, director of health ministries program, disappears in Kiev
Upper Columbia Conference Health Ministries Director Dr. Jay Sloop disappeared today while walking in Kiev, Ukraine.