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Manhandling of Prime Minister Ignites Brawl in Ukraine Parliament During Session
A heated fight erupted in the Ukrainian parliament today after a lawmaker carried Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk off the podium. Yatsenyuk was delivering his yearly report when parliament member Oleh Barna -- from President Petro Poroshenko 's BPP party -- walked to the podium carrying a bouquet
Flower Delivery, Crotch Grabbing Make Up Ukraine Parliamentary Brawl
Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk was pulled away from the podium by a political opponent while speaking.
Pro-Russian Demonstrators Storm Police Headquarters in Odessa
Hundreds of pro-Russian demonstrators descended on the police headquarters in Odessa, Ukraine, and stormed the building today, two days after more than 40 died in the city. As demonstrators swept through the building, groups outside started chanting “Odessa is a Russian city, Odessa is a Russian
The Note's Must-Reads for Monday, April 21, 2014
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White House Warns Russia Not to Invade as Biden Plans Ukraine Trip
WASHINGTON — As pro-Russian activity rose in eastern Ukraine over the weekend, the White House voiced concerns that Russia might once again advance past Ukrainian borders. Vice President Joe Biden will travel to Kiev on April 22, the White House announced, to meet with leaders...
Russian and Ukrainian Soldiers Mourned at Same Funeral
Mourners from both sides of the conflict in Crimea put aside their differences this weekend to pay tribute to two fallen soldiers. A Ukrainian soldier and a Russian Cossack militiaman gunned down during a clash at a military facility in Crimea this week were mourned at a joint funeral held Saturday
The Note's Must-Reads for Thursday, March 13, 2014
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Will Cantine and Janine Elliot UKRAINE ABC News’ Mary Bruce: “Cold ...
Cold War-Style Message to Putin: Obama Meets With Ukraine Leader - Who Channels Reagan
In a symbolic White House meeting with Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk of Ukraine today, President Obama said the U.S. and the international community reject the “slap-dash referendum” on the future of Crimea and warned Russia not to deal with Ukraine “with the barrel of a...
House Moving to Counter Russian 'Intervention' in Ukraine
The House will pick up today where it left off last week — addressing its growing concerns surrounding Russia’s apparent violation of Ukrainian sovereignty in Crimea. The House is expected to pass a resolution condemning Russian military forces for “a blatant violation of sovereignty, ...
Kerry Lands in Ukraine With $1 Billion Aid Package
U.S. Secretary of State Kerry touched down in Kiev today to show American support for the country’s newly minted leaders — the same leaders, Russian President Vladimir Putin called “definitely not legitimate” in this morning’s press conference. Before the diplomatic discussions kicked off, Kerry ...