January 27, 2014 17:49
Activists "blockading" ministry building in Kyiv - leader
KYIV. Jan 27 (Interfax) - Activists of Ukraine's Spilna Sprava (Common Cause) group on Monday left the Justice Ministry building, which they had been occupying since Sunday evening, and "are going over … to blockade it," group leader Oleksandr Danylyuk wrote on Facebook.
Spilna Sprava activists had claimed that the purpose of occupying the building in Kyiv was to have a place to warm themselves up and have a night's sleep.
Justice Minister Olena Lukash, in a televised address, urged to the occupiers activists to vacate the building and threatened to otherwise ask the National Security and Defense Council to consider declaring a national state of emergency.
The activists ignored an appeal from Vitali Klitschko, leader of the UDAR opposition party, who went inside the building and asked the activists to leave.
The National Resistance Committee distanced itself from the building's occupation, branding it as a "provocation."
(Our editorial staff can be reached at email@example.com)
April 18, 2015
Two monuments to Lenin demolished in Kharkiv
Leader's influence can be seen from country's economic power, defense capability - Putin
Some 113 bln rubles to be allotted for Crimea modernization in 2015 - deputy minister
Israel's supply of lethal arms to Ukraine would increase casualties, won't change result - Putin
Putin on possible recognition of self-proclaimed Donbas republics: We'll act depending on circumstances
Putin: Russia, U.S. have common agenda, we will work with any president elected by American people
PUTIN ON POSSIBILITY OF RUSSIA'S RECOGNITION OF SELF-PROCLAIMED DONETSK, LUHANSK REPUBLICS: WE WILL ACT ACCORDING TO CIRCUMSTANCES
PUTIN: ISRAEL'S ARMS SUPPLY TO UKRAINE WOULD BE COUNTERPRODUCTIVE, WOULD INCREASE CASUALTIES, BUT CHOICE IS ISRAELI LEADERSHIP'S
PUTIN: RUSSIA, U.S. HAVE COMMON AGENDA; WE ARE READY TO WORK WITH ANY PRESIDENT TO BE ELECTED BY AMERICAN PEOPLE
Investigative Committee completes probe against Bolotnaya Square case suspect
Two killed in tank blast at mineral deposit in Yamal-Nenets autonomous district
Russia to send 9 bln rubles as financial assistance to Abkhazia in 2015-2017 - Deputy PM Khloponin
Russia's credit ratings unlikely to be upgraded to investment level in near future - finance minister