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Ukraine News - Apr 17, 2014

By bartolo - Posted on 16 April 2014


Ukraine’s Offensive Falters as Elite Units Defect to Pro-Russia Side, Armored vehicles seen flying Russian flags and carrying defected troops - ABC News

Anti-govt protesters seize Ukrainian APCs, army units 'switch sides' (VIDEOS) - RT News

VIDEO: BBC witnesses "surrender” of Ukrainian soldiers in Sloviansk - BBC News

VIDEO: Crowd cheering Ukraine Armored Vehicles Carrying Defected troops - VOA

VIDEO: Donetsk mayor’s office seized by gunmen - euronews

VIDEO: Government building seized in Slaviansk - euronews

One dead, 12 injured as anti-govt protesters rally near Ukrainian military base in Mariupol: reports (VIDEO) - RT News

Federalization proponents push for referendum on Donetsk region status for May 11, to vote on whether be an independent state, remain part of Ukraine, or become part of Russia - The Voice of Russia


Protesters hoist Donetsk People's Republic's flag in Novoazovsk, Krasnoarmeisk - ITAR-TASS


Protesters control administrative offices in 8 cities of Donetsk Oblast - ITAR-TASS


Crucial railway in Ukraine’s Donetsk region blocked by unknown people - ITAR-TASS


Unknown People Capture 2 Ukrainian Servicemen In Luhansk Region - Ukranian News


Cable TV operators and providers in eastern Ukraine restore Russian TV channels broadcasts - ITAR-TASS


Right Sector weapons depot discovered in Odessa: local media - ITAR-TASS


Interview: Tymoshenko Calls For National Resistance Movement Against Russian 'War' (VIDEO) -


A proposal made by Tymoshenko to establish public resistance headquarters might provoke further destabilization of the situation in Ukraine: presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko - ITAR-TASS


Overall wage arrears in Ukraine reach $70 mln - ITAR-TASS




Obama: Russia doesn’t want ‘any kind of military confrontation with us’ -

VIDEO: Obama says Russia will face "consequences" over actions in Ukraine - CBS News

US Working on Non-Lethal Aid Package for Ukraine - ABC News

U.S. State Dept demands halt to Russian 'provocation' in Ukraine - Yahoo News

Russia blasts US assessment of events in Ukraine’s southeast - ITAR-TASS

Russia's Plans for Four-Party Talks on Ukraine Still on Agenda: Lavrov - RIA Novosti

Ukraine PM Says Russia Exports Terror as Offensive Stalls - Bloomberg


Ukraine submits proof of Russian covert action - EurActiv


Bank of Ukraine denies that Russian bank finances supporters of federalism in Ukraine - ITAR-TASS


Citing Russian Moves, NATO Plans New Deployments -


Russian Economy Hit by Ukraine Turmoil, Sees Serious Capital Flight - ABC News


Russian gas high on agenda at Geneva summit - Anadolu Agency


Gazprom may use its right to switch Ukraine over to prepayment for May deliveries of gas - ITAR-TASS


Slovakia-Ukraine reverse gas flow deal still unsigned - The Slovak Spectator


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