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Ukraine News - Apr 15, 2014

By bartolo - Posted on 14 April 2014


Separatists tighten grip on east Ukraine, No signs of military crackdown by the Kiev government - Reuters

Ukraine ultimatum to separatists fails to materialize after local police apparently refused to take part in the proclaimed "anti-terrorist operation" -

Massive protests pass in 9 cities of eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region over past day - ITAR-TASS

VIDEO- Pro-Russian supporters attack a police HQ in Horlivka while hundreds of onlookers cheered them on - YouTube

VIDEO: Injuries reported in pro-Russia attack at Horlivka police HQ in east Ukraine - euronews

VIDEO: Pro Russian protesters seize Slovyansk airport - YouTube

Militia in Slavyansk gets weapons back, starts patrolling city streets: acting mayor - ITAR-TASS


Protesters in Luhansk demand that regional administration disobeys Kiev authorities - ITAR-TASS


Zaporozhye police release over 180 supporters of Ukraine federalization - ITAR-TASS


Ukraine President: We are not against holding a national referendum on federalization, but pro-Kremlin militias who have seized government buildings are demanding local referendums - AFP


Russia says east Ukraine must have say in preparing referendum - The Voice of Russia


Exclusive: U.N. Hints Russia and Its Allies Rigged Crimea's Referendum Vote -


Ukraine Currency Continues to Slide -


Ukrainians start withdrawing money from banks: news portal - ITAR-TASS


VIDEO: Ukraine’s Economy Is in Free-Fall: Komileva - Businessweek




Obama speaks to Putin about violence in Ukraine -

Remarks by US Ambassador Samantha Power at a UN Security Council Meeting on Ukraine -

Statement of Russia's Ambassador Vitalii Churkin to UNSC on Ukraine - Scoop News

CIA Denies Director Brennan’s Role in Protest Crackdown in Ukraine - RIA Novosti


Russian jet passes at close range over US warship in Black Sea - Fox News


Russian assets down sharply on Ukraine conflict fears - Reuters


Growing Tensions in Ukraine Push European Stocks Down - RIA Novosti


Europe speeds up gas storage to prepare for Russian cut - Reuters


Ukraine ready to pay $386 per 1,000 cubic metres of gas - ITAR-TASS


Ukrainian Supreme Court closes Tymoshenko’s ‘gas case’ - ITAR-TASS


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