Tag: Ostrovsky

Ukraine Liveblog Day 71: EU and Canada Follow US with New Round of Sanctions

April 29, 2014

After yesterday’s violence in Donetsk and the shooting of Kharkiv Mayor Gennady Kernes, the situation is extremely volatile in south-east Ukraine today. The European Union and Canada have followed the United States in announcing new waves of sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials involved in both the annexation of Crimea and the destabilisation of south-east […]