November 25th @ 7:53 PM GMT
Yahoo! Spanish police have announced an international arrest warrant against a powerful Ukrainian oligarch, identified by media Friday as controversial gas magnate Dmytro Firtash. Judicial authorities in Barcelona ordered ''three European arrest warrants issued against Ukrainian citizens considered the leaders'' of a criminal organisation involved in money laundering, police said in a statement late Thursday. ''Among them was a major businessman in the gas sector in Ukraine,'' the statemen... (World)
November 28th @ 3:48 PM GMT
Yahoo! Ukraine's former Moscow-backed president on Monday accused pro-EU protesters who forced his ouster of provoking the 31-month pro-Russian revolt in the southeast that has claimed nearly 10,000 lives. Viktor Yanukovych is a witness in the trial of five Ukrainian riot police who are accused of opening fire at mostly unarmed people during the February 2014 revolution that turned the ex-Soviet republic toward the West. Yanukovych himself stands accused of treason in Ukraine. (World)
November 25th @ 11:42 AM GMT
Yahoo! Ex-president Viktor Yanukovich will be questioned as a witness on Friday by a Ukrainian court trying police officers accused of killing demonstrators during the protests in Kiev that forced him to flee in 2014. Yanukovich has lived in Russia since escaping Kiev in the final days of the uprising, which installed a pro-European leadership and lit the fuse for Moscow's annexation of Crimea and a separatist conflict in the mainly Russian-speaking east. More than 100 demonstrators were killed i... (World)
November 26th @ 9:26 AM GMT
Reuters Moscow protested against Ukraine's plans to carry out missile tests near Crimea, which Russia annexed in 2014 following the toppling of a pro-Russian Ukrainian president, raising the temperature in the dispute between the two countries. (World)
November 25th @ 5:52 PM GMT
Yahoo! Video testimony by Ukraine's ousted president was postponed on Friday in the trial of five former special forces policemen charged with fatally shooting scores of demonstrators. (World)
November 25th @ 8:07 PM GMT
Yahoo! Ukraine's ousted former president Viktor Yanukovych said Friday he regretted ''not having called in the army and declared martial law'' in his bid to crush a pro-EU revolt in February 2014. ''My biggest mistake was, I could not, I did not find the strength in me to sign the decree to call in the army and introduce martial law,'' Kremlin-backed Yanukovych told reporters in Rostov-on-Don, in southern Russia. Ukraine's so-called Euromaidan protests lasted three months and culminated ... (World)
November 28th @ 3:28 PM GMT
Yahoo! Ukraine's former Moscow-backed president on Monday accused pro-EU protesters who forced his ouster of provoking the 31-month pro-Russian revolt in the southeast that has claimed nearly 10,000 lives. Viktor Yanukovych is standing as a witness in the court case of five Ukrainian riot police who are accused of opening fire at mostly unarmed people during the February 2014 revolution that turned the ex-Soviet republic toward the West. Yanukovych himself stands accused of treason in Ukraine. (World)
November 28th @ 2:51 PM GMT
Yahoo! Ukraine's former Moscow-backed president on Monday accused pro-EU protesters who forced his ouster of provoking the 31-month pro-Russian revolt in the southeast that has claimed nearly 10,000 lives. Viktor Yanukovych is standing as a witness in the court case of five Ukrainian riot police who are accused of opening fire at mostly unarmed people during the February 2014 revolution that turned the ex-Soviet republic toward the West. Yanukovych himself stands accused of treason in Ukraine. (Politics)
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