Quotes: US MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

At Least 25 People Killed and 350 Others Injured in Ukraine  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Qatar News Agency - 20/02/2014

No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


 


(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) At least twenty-five people have been killed and 350 others were injured in clashes between anti-government protesters and police in the capital Kiev, the Ukrainian Health Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday.

The Interior Ministry said nine police officers were among the dead

Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovich accused the opposition of crossing the line by taking arms against security forces

Yanukovich and opposition leaders are expected to hold a meeting to contain the situation

Earlier Tuesday , at least seven people killed including two police officers and dozens others were injured in clashes between police and protesters in Kiev

In the worst violence in weeks, police used rubber bullets and stun grenades to stop thousands of protesters marching on parliament, according to the BBC

On Tuesday, thousands of protesters tried to march on the parliament building to put pressure on the government to address constitutional reform

But the march was blocked by lines of police vehicles

 






  MENA News Headlines


 






Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country
Marketwatch News
UPI News
Comtex News

IPO News
Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

US Markets Details

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Investment Game
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary

My MENAFN
Portfolio Tracker

Voting

Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2000 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help