Tuesday

28th Mar 2017

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50,000 pro-Western Ukrainians demonstrate

The police beating of an opposition leader Yuriy Lutsenko drew an estimated 50,000 pro-Western demonstrators in Kiev on Sunday, reports AFP. Lutsenko was admitted to intensive care and later released the next day after he was beaten by police on Friday. He reportedly received 10 blows to the head.

Analysis

Lukashenka: End of an era?

The political spring in Belarus ended just as the actual season began, but greater changes loom after 23 years of dictatorship.

Poutine s’immisce dans l'élection française

Poutine a traité la leader anti-UE Marine Le Pen, comme si elle avait déjà remporté la présidentielle. "J'ai mon propre point de vue, qui coïncide avec celui de la Russie", a-t-elle affirmé.

Putin mischt sich in französische Wahlen ein

Putin behandelt die französische Anti-EU Präsidentschaftskandidatin Le Pen, als ob sie die Wahlen bereits gewonnen habe. Le Pen: "Meine Sichtweise… ist identisch zur russischen."

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