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    Frontline against authoritarianism

    Feb. 16, 2014 A recent cover of a main Dutch newspaper said it all: on top of a photo of a street demonstration the word “Ukraine” had been crossed out and next to it was written “Bosnia!!” The message was clear: Bosnia was where...

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    IGNORANCE IN THE WEST

    Feb. 23, 2014 Watching the news programs in The Netherlands during a short stopover I am amazed at the low quality.  Not only is a lot of the news old, lagging considerably behind the changed reality, it is also limited both in depth and...

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    Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Ukraine may seek military assistance from the...

    March 3, 2014 Acting Foreign Minister of Ukraine, Andrei Deshchytsa, has announced that Ukraine considers Russian actions to constitute aggression and that it intends to seek military assistance from the West if Russian troops begin using...

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    The day when Lviv spoke Russian and Donetsk – Ukrainian

    The new Ukrainian government that took the scene after Yanukovych fled repealed the controversial language law adopted on July 3, 2012 (adopted with multiple violations of the voting procedure). The law granted the Russian language the...

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    What can Ukraine expect from the West now?

    Enjoy reading Euromaidan Press?  Become a patron and help us reach even more international readers! Being a patron means you care about quality independent journalism, believe in an independent and democratic Ukraine, and like to look...

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    Response to Washington Post article by Keith Darden and Lucan Way

    15 February 2014 – “Who are the protesters in Ukraine?” – a response from someone who has actually been (t)here. Just as I was beginning to believe that the western press may have finally understood that Ukraine’s current...

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    Rebirth of a nation

    What continues to amaze me is the lack of understanding among the general public and even politicians in the West that we are watching historical events evolve before our eyes. A country of 53 million and the size of France is going...

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