Middle-east Arab News Opinion | Asharq Al-awsat

Viktor Yanukovich Archives - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English Archive
Select Page
Russia agrees to turn over some weapons to Ukraine

Russia agrees to turn over some weapons to Ukraine

Moscow, AP—Russia’s foreign ministry on Friday alleged that ethnic minorities in Ukraine are living in fear after the ouster of the country’s president and the coming to power of interim authorities that include right-wing nationalists. The statement by...
Ukraine parliament removes Yanukovich

Ukraine parliament removes Yanukovich

Kiev, Reuters—Ukraine’s parliament voted on Saturday to remove President Viktor Yanukovich from office, hours after he abandoned his Kiev office to protesters and denounced what he described as a coup. The apparent toppling of the pro-Russian leader looks likely...
Ukrainian parliament approves new charter, amnesty

Ukrainian parliament approves new charter, amnesty

Kiev, AP—In a day that could significantly shift Ukraine’s political destiny, opposition leaders signed a deal Friday with the country’s beleaguered president that calls for early elections, a new constitution and a new unity government. Russian officials...