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Ukraine News - May 27, 2014

By bartolo - Posted on 26 May 2014

VIDEO: Newly Elected Ukraine President Poroshenko Claims Victory, Wants to Visit East - AP

VIDEO: Top priority is peace, says Ukraine’s Poroshenko -

Kremlin Says Russia Respects Poroshenko's Election - The Moscow Times

Poroshenko, Lavrov call for Russia-Ukraine talks to end crisis - Los Angeles Times

Poroshenko Plans to Visit Russia in June to Discuss Ukrainian Crisis - RIA Novosti

Yatsenyuk to Retain His Post as Prime Minister: Ukraine’s Poroshenko - RIA Novosti

Ukraine's Poroshenko to sell all his business in order to become President - The Voice of Russia

Self-proclaimed Donetsk Republic to cooperate with Poroshenko only with Russia’s mediation - ITAR-TASS

In East, Separatists and Fear Stop Voters -

VIDEO: Russian separatists disrupt presidential vote in Ukraine’s eastern regions - euronews

20% of polling stations open in Donetsk, Luhansk regions: observers - ITAR-TASS

Report: Kharkiv Jewish Mayor Kernes Casts Vote For Ukrainian President From Hospital Bed - JP Updates


Ukraine launches air strike against rebels who seized Donetsk airport - Telegraph

VIDEO: Battle to control Donetsk airport - BBC

VIDEO: Jet attack on Donetsk Airport area - YouTube

Leader of the DNR: self-defence units bring down 2 helicopters of Ukraine’s Armed Forces - ITAR-TASS

Ukrainian army grenade hits truck carrying wounded in Donetsk: reports - RT News

Ukrainian army shells Slavyansk residential area, 3 civilians killed (GRAPHIC VIDEO) - RT News

Italian Andrea Rocchelli becomes first journalist killed in eastern Ukraine conflict - GlobalPost

'Torn to pieces': Ghastly details emerge of Italian reporter and his Russian interpreter’s killing in E. Ukraine - RT News

Donetsk People’s Republic switching over to Russian laws - ITAR-TASS

Lugansk republic leader bans sale of corporate rights - The Voice of Russia


Tentative deal in Ukraine-Russia gas dispute, EU says - Fox News

Kiev negotiators agree to pay $2 billion to Gazprom to cover part of gas debt - RT Business

Kiev Calls on Naftogaz to Hire Top Lawyers for Gas Row With Gazprom - RIA Novosti

Avoiding Ukraine Pipelines Would Hurt Gazprom: Chart of the Day - Bloomberg

Gazprom Faces $800 Million in Taxes as Ukraine Rejects Gas Price - Bloomberg

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