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Ukraine: exiled ex-President Yanukovych's testimony cut short in Maidan murder trial

Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has appeared in court via video link to give evidence in the trial of five ex-riot policemen accused of shooting dead protesters in…

Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has appeared in court via video link to give evidence in the trial of five ex-riot policemen accused of shooting dead protesters in…

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Ukraine poised to bring corruption case against Yanukovych

Ukraine looks poised to bring criminal proceedings for corruption and other offences against deposed President Viktor Yanukovych and a number of

Ukraine looks poised to bring criminal proceedings for corruption and other offences against deposed President Viktor Yanukovych and a number of

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Ukraine, when eastern protests developed into war

Several thousand angry demonstrators gathered on 6th April one year ago, outside the regional government building in Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine

Several thousand angry demonstrators gathered on 6th April one year ago, outside the regional government building in Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine

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Interpol puts ousted Yanukovich on international wanted list

Interpol has put ousted former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich on its international wanted list, for charges of embezzlement and financial

Interpol has put ousted former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich on its international wanted list, for charges of embezzlement and financial

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Ukraine: demonstrators resist dismantling of Maidan protest camp

The Kyiv mayor’s office has been leading an operation to dismantle the protest camp at Independence Square, or Maidan, in the centre of the Ukrainian

The Kyiv mayor’s office has been leading an operation to dismantle the protest camp at Independence Square, or Maidan, in the centre of the Ukrainian

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Ukraine's Donbas, economic treasure, political nettle

“Donbas — heart of Ukraine,” reads a sign entering the eastern region’s capital Donetsk — complete with monuments to workers and to Lenin. The

“Donbas — heart of Ukraine,” reads a sign entering the eastern region’s capital Donetsk — complete with monuments to workers and to Lenin. The

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Ukraine protesters killed under Yanukovych's 'direct leadership'

The killing of anti-government protesters in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv in February took place “under the direct leadership” of ousted President

The killing of anti-government protesters in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv in February took place “under the direct leadership” of ousted President

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Russia's Gazprom hikes prices to Ukraine

Gazprom has announced a massive increase in the price Ukraine must pay for gas. Russia’s natural gas producer wants over than 40 percent more

Gazprom has announced a massive increase in the price Ukraine must pay for gas. Russia’s natural gas producer wants over than 40 percent more

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Yanukovych insists on TV he's still in charge of Ukraine

Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has said in a televised press conference that he is still the legitimate leader of the country. It

Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has said in a televised press conference that he is still the legitimate leader of the country. It

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Yanukovych and closest 17 have assets blocked by EU

Demonstrating the depth of its disapproval for the defunct regime of ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, the European Union has officially

Demonstrating the depth of its disapproval for the defunct regime of ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, the European Union has officially

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EU freeze's Yanukovych's assets

The EU has announced an asset freeze’s on Ukraine’s ousted President Victor Yanukovych and 17 other senior officials and family in his

The EU has announced an asset freeze’s on Ukraine’s ousted President Victor Yanukovych and 17 other senior officials and family in his

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US warns Russia over military intervention in Ukraine

US President Barack Obama has warned Russia that any military intervention in Ukraine would lead to unspecified “costs.” The US is consulting with

US President Barack Obama has warned Russia that any military intervention in Ukraine would lead to unspecified “costs.” The US is consulting with

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Yanukovych snaps pen in anger at press conference

Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych broke his pen in a burst of anger as he addressed reporters at a press conference in Rostov-on-Don in

Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych broke his pen in a burst of anger as he addressed reporters at a press conference in Rostov-on-Don in

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Ukraine: escalating dangers

Ukraine calls on the United Nations Security Council… Ukraine accuses Russia of engineering the armed seizure of two airports in Crimea… Ukraine…

Ukraine calls on the United Nations Security Council… Ukraine accuses Russia of engineering the armed seizure of two airports in Crimea… Ukraine…

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'No Russian troops' in Crimea airports says EU's Russian ambassador

The Russian ambassador to the EU has been responding to accusations that his government is behind the seizure of two airports in Crimea. Ukraine’s

The Russian ambassador to the EU has been responding to accusations that his government is behind the seizure of two airports in Crimea. Ukraine’s

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Crimean airports standoff leaves passengers unfazed

Everyone it seems is getting uptight about the airports seizure in Crimea, but while it may be unsettling for travelers to have mysterious armed men

Everyone it seems is getting uptight about the airports seizure in Crimea, but while it may be unsettling for travelers to have mysterious armed men

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Ukraine ousted president reported to be in Russia

Ukraine’s deposed president Viktor Yanukovych, who has not been seen publicly in almost a week, has reportedly been given protection by Moscow

Ukraine’s deposed president Viktor Yanukovych, who has not been seen publicly in almost a week, has reportedly been given protection by Moscow

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Ukraine's Crimea vote to hold a referendum on region's future

Pro-Russian demonstrators in Ukraine’s Crimea have been holding a rally outside the regional parliament. They chanted “Russia” and “Berkut”, the

Pro-Russian demonstrators in Ukraine’s Crimea have been holding a rally outside the regional parliament. They chanted “Russia” and “Berkut”, the

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Ukraine: Reports ousted president Viktor Yanukovych is in Russia

Ousted Ukraine president Viktor Yanukovych is in Russia, according to reports. RBC, a Russian newspaper and news agency, is reporting Yanukovych

Ousted Ukraine president Viktor Yanukovych is in Russia, according to reports. RBC, a Russian newspaper and news agency, is reporting Yanukovych