New Era for Ukraine as president flees

Ukraine ushers in new era as president flees (via AFP)

A new era dawned in Ukraine on Sunday as parliament appointed a pro-Western interim leader after ousted president Viktor Yanukovych fled Kiev to escape retribution for a week of deadly carnage. The ex-Soviet state’s tumultuous three-month crisis culminated…

Ukraine’s freed Tymoshenko coy on next steps (via AFP)

Thrust to centre stage in Ukraine’s fast-moving political drama, the hugely charismatic but equally divisive Yulia Tymoshenko has remained coy about her political future after being set free by parliament. The fiery 53-year-old, who was jailed after…

Ukraine’s interim leader: ‘number two’ man loyal to Tymoshenko (via AFP)

Considered a faithful “number two” man, Oleksandr Turchynov now has a stab at the top spot in Ukraine — for the time being. A politician and evangelical preacher who has authored psychological thrillers, Turchynov was named interim president on Sunday…

A new era for Ukraine (LIVE BLOG) (via GlobalPost)

  GLOBALPOST LIVE BLOG: NEW ERA FOR UKRAINE UPDATE: 2/23/14 12:26 PM ET Dueling world powers keeping close eye on Ukraine, and each other US national security adviser Susan Rice said on Sunday it would be a “grave mistake” for Russia to send military…

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