""He's from a family that is so tight, that works so hard to raise their children correctly. It's just horrible.""
""Currently, more than 180 children are held in detention without having been convicted. Under the occupation, children can be held for one and a half years before their case goes to trial.""
Marsha de Cordova
British Labour MP
"There is a risk that Putin will read congratulatory messages from Western leaders like European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and US President Donald Trump as a plea for a return to business as usual."
Director of Foreign Policy, Centre for European Reform
""A powerful explosion rocked this area and right after that I saw many people running away.""
"“Every girl who speaks is paving the way for another.”"
Former Playboy model
"“Instead of engaging on the substantive concern, Russia has sought to confuse the picture with at best misleading procedural arguments.""
UK Ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament
""The dark arts have arrived in full force online.""
US Democratic Congressman
"I won't be throwing fish anywhere."
A deal has been struck in the Ukraine crisis talks in Geneva.
US secretary of state John Kerry, the EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton and
Stark warnings and coded language. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, flanked by his Kazakh and Belorussian counterparts has weighed into the
Europe has decided not to hit Russia harder with financial and trade sanctions in response to Moscow’s moves on Ukraine. But the European Union has
Ukraine’s acting president has offered an amnesty to pro-Russian protesters who have seized government buildings in the east of the
European leaders are to seek ways of reducing their dependence on Russian gas at two days of talks in Brussels.
Moscow’s incursion into Ukraine
As many as 95.5 percent of the electorate in Crimea have voted to join Russia.
That comes after 50 percent of votes had been counted.
Party time in Simferopol. The polls had hardly closed in Crimea’s capital and the streets were filled with music and national flags. Voters, families
Pro-Kremlin protesters have taken control of the prosecutors office in the eastern Ukranian city of Donetsk.
In addition demonstrators have
Pro-Russian protests in Donetsk and Kharkiv.have handed Ukraine’s interim government a fresh headache.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Interim Prime Minister
A Russian military operation that raised tension with Ukraine has in part led to what is being called, “a truce” between the two countries in Crimea
The European Union leaders will meet next Thursday in Brussels to discuss the possibility of “targeted measures” against Russia. The decisions that
A money laundering probe has been launched into ousted Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich and his son Oleksander, it’s emerged.
The United States warned Russia on Friday not to inflame the situation in Ukraine and raised questions about reports of Russian armored vehicles and
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will keep in close contact with Russian President Vladimir Putin over the situation in Ukraine. She revealed she had
An uneasy truce was agreed by Ukraine’s warring politicians on Wednesday night but on the front line between protesters and police the atmosphere
Just 40 meters from the Maidan barricades, life goes on more or less normally for Olga at her kiosk.
Her vending stand is one of five open near the
Anti-government protesters in Ukraine have blocked a border crossing into Poland over 600 kilometres from Kyiv.
Tyres and fallen trees have been
The European Parliament has today pushed for sanctions to be imposed over the violence in Ukraine.
MEPs called upon the European Union to introduce
Special units of the Ukrainian Police for Public Security, the ‘Berkut’, continue to count their own casualties in Kyiv.
The Interior Ministry
In Ukraine’s capital Kyiv, at least 14 people have died in the bloodiest day of violence since demonstrations erupted against President Viktor