Europe

  • Ukrainian Army troops receive munitions at a field on the outskirts of Izyum, Eastern Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • Ukrainian soldiers stand near APCs, that fly a Ukrainian flag, as army troops receive ammunition in a field on the outskirts of Izyum, April 15, 2014.
  • Ukrainian soldiers are seen near a MI-8 military helicopter and armored personnel carrier at a checkpoint near the town of Izium in Eastern Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • Ukrainian soldiers are seen near armored personnel carriers at a checkpoint near the town of Izium in Eastern Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • A Ukrainian soldier stands guard at a checkpoint near the city of Barvenkovo in the Kharkiv region of east Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • Ukranian troops stand guard at a checkpoint near the city of Izium in the Kharkiv region of east Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • Members of the Ukrainian Interior Ministry walk past armored personnel carriers at a checkpoint near the town of Izium, eastern Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • Pro-Russian protesters sit at barricades at the police headquarters in Slaviansk, April 15, 2014.

Ukraine Cracks Down on Pro-Russian Separatists

Published April 15, 2014

Ukraine's interim president launches a crackdown on pro-Russian demonstrators who have taken over state buildings in eastern Ukraine.


You May Like

Sydney Hostage-taker Failed to Manipulate Social Media

Gunman forced captives to use personal Facebook, YouTube accounts to issue his demands; online community helped flag messages, urged others not to share them More

UN Seeks $8.4 Billion to Help War-Hit Syrians

Effort aimed at helping Syrians displaced within their own country and those who've fled to neighboring ones More

Who Are the Pakistani Taliban?

It's an umbrella group of militant organizations whose objective is enforcement of Sharia in Pakistan 'whether through peace or war' More