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Fists fly in Ukraine's parliament

A fight erupted on the floor of Ukraine's parliament amid accusations over absentee voting and changing political views.


Ukraine president's party on course for election win

Ukrainian President

Ukrainian President Victor Yanukovich's party was on Monday on course to secure a parliamentary majority after an election, but will face an opposition boosted by resurgent nationalists and a liberal party led by boxing champion Vital Kitsch.

Senh: Boxing champion.


18-year-old victim of grisly rape dies in Ukraine

An 18-year-old Ukranian woman died Thursday, two weeks after her grisly rape set off protests across the country against corruption and favoritism toward the wealthy.


Russia opening gas pipeline to Western Europe

With its gas business in decline, Russia on Tuesday begin filling a new pipeline that goes directly under the Baltic Sea to Germany, bypassing Ukraine, Belarus and Poland.


Phone keeps ringing in Ukrainian crocodile's tummy

Phone keeps ringing in Ukrainian crocodile's tummy

The crocodile in "Peter Pan" happily went "tick-tock" after swallowing an alarm clock but a crocodile in Ukraine has been a little less fortunate....


Eggs, fists fly in Ukraine parliament

Eggs, fists fly in Ukraine parliament

Lawmakers in Ukraine scuffle, throwing punches and eggs, during a parliamentary session to ratify a naval treaty with Russia.


Russia, Ukraine sign landmark deal

Russia's president and the newly elected president of Ukraine signed a landmark agreement on Wednesday that signals an end to years of enmity between the two former Soviet republics.


Ukraine's Tymoshenko "will not concede" poll defeat

Ukraine's Tymoshenko

Defeated Ukrainian presidential candidate Yulia Tymoshenko "will never recognize" the victory of her rival Viktor Yanukovich in Sunday's closely-fought election, a local newspaper reported on Tuesday.


Ukraine Opposition Leader Appears to Win Election

Nearly complete poll results showed Viktor F. Yanukovich to be the winner of Ukraine’s presidential election but Prime Minister Yulia V. Tymoshenko refused to concede.


Explosive Chewing Gum Blows Off College Student's Jaw

Explosive Chewing Gum Blows Off College Student's Jaw

A chemistry student in the Ukraine was found dead with his jaw blown off by what is believed to be exploding chewing gum, according to reports.


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