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Pro-Russia Protesters Seize Ukraine Buildings, Kiev Blames Putin

Reuters | Lina Kushch and Thomas Grove | Posted 06.06.2014 | World

DONETSK/KIEV, Ukraine, April 6 (Reuters) - Pro-Russian protesters seized state buildings in three east Ukrainian cities on Sunday, triggering accusa...

A Call for Political Decentralization in Ukraine

Roger Myerson | Posted 05.05.2014 | World
Roger Myerson

Ukraine's constitution gives the president the power to appoint and dismiss all local governors -- a presidential power over local officials that is extremely unusual among parliamentary democracies. This centralized control of local government has exacerbated regional tensions and hindered the development of trusted democratic leadership in Ukraine.

VIDEO: Ukrainian Police Appear To Force Naked man To Stand In Snow

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2014 | World

KIEV, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Ukrainian riot police made a detained protester strip and then stand naked in the snow while they took pictures of him, a ...