Stories tagged: political standoff
THURSDAY, 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 …
TUESDAY, 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 …