President Viktor Yanukovych

File photo of Sen. Rob Portman. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Senator Calls Ukraine Elections Legitimate

An Ohio senator who observed Ukraine’s presidential election this weekend said Monday the experience he had in the crisis-torn European nation was inspiring and he viewed it as a legitimate election.


A protester throws tires to keep a barricade of flames between protesters and police at Independence square in Kiev on Feb. 19, 2014. (credit: LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘There Will Be Consequences If People Step Over The Line’ In Ukraine

President Barack Obama warns there will be consequences in Ukraine if “people step over the line.”


Anti-government protesters defend Independence Square against Ukrainian riot police in central Kiev. (SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

Riot Police Move In Against Kiev Protest Camp

Move follows deadliest day of violence since the anti-government protest began in November.


An anti-government protester stands on a barricade in Kiev. (MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Ukrainian Protesters End Occupation Of City Hall

Anti-government forces leave Kiev City Hall in return for the release of all jailed protesters.


Anti-government protesters stand guard near barricades intended to keep control of Independence Square in Kiev. (Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Ukraine Opposition Pushes Continued Truce

Opposition leader booed after asking demonstrators for several more days of calm.



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