Articles tagged with: Kiev

17 July 2014

Official: Malaysian plane shot down over Ukraine

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) A Malaysia Airlines passenger jet carrying 295 people crashed in eastern Ukraine, near the Russian border on Thursday, and a Ukrainian adviser said it was shot down by a surface-to-air mi ...

21 February 2014

Reed College graduate in Ukraine

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

Kiev, Ukraine -- There is good news tonight in Ukraine. The violence and killing has ended in the main square in the capital of Kiev.   Protests began in November when President Viktor Yanukovych ...

21 February 2014

Fragile peace

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

Kiev, Ukraine -- (NBC News) Distant rumblings echoed through a much subdued protest camp that had taken over part of the Ukrainian capitol. Protesters are skeptical about a new peace deal reached fo ...

19 February 2014

Obama condemns Kiev violence

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  President Obama has warned the government of Ukraine to stop killing peaceful protesters. The day after 25 people died as police clashed with protesters in Kiev, Mr. Obama warned of wha ...