Europe

  • Opposition lawmakers chase away two colleagues from the parliament hall, Kyiv, Ukraine, December 12, 2012.
  • Members of parliament scuffle with colleagues at the first session of newly-elected Ukrainian parliament in Kyiv, December 12, 2012.
  • Lawmakers fight in parliament, Kyiv, Ukraine, December 12, 2012.
  • Members of the opposition party Svoboda break down a fence in front of parliament, Kyiv, Ukraine, December 12, 2012.
  • Activists from  Svoboda fight with riot police in front of parliament, Kyiv, Ukraine, December 12, 2012.

Ukraine Parliament Opens Amid Protests

Published December 12, 2012

Ukraine's new parliament convened Wednesday in a session marred by protests and fist fights.


You May Like

In US, Still No Decision in Racially-charged Case

Missouri town, many Americans on edge over whether jurors will indict white police officer in August shooting death of unarmed black teen More

Corruption Fighters Want More From World’s Strongest Nations

Anti-corruption activists say final communique fell short of expectations and failed to fully address systemic problems More

Philippines Leery of Development on Reef Reclamation in S. China Sea

Chinese land reclamation projects in area have been ongoing for years, but new satellite imagery reportedly shows China’s massive construction project More