Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Secretary of State John Kerry issued a statement in response to the situation in the Ukraine, where the government responded aggressively to protestors early Wednesday morning in the capital.
Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Vice President Joe Biden telephoned Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich Monday to express his "deep concern" about the potential for violence in Ukraine, where demonstrators have been protesting since November 21 against the president's decision not to sign a trade deal with the European Union.
Dec. 9 (UPI) --Protesters in Ukraine's capital city Kiev, smashed a statue of former Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin and brought the pieces to the center of the capital after Sunday's anti-government protests.
Dec. 9 (UPI)-- Protesters in Kiev brought down a statue of Soviet hero Vladimir Lenin on Sunday, the latest action by demonstrators opposed to the Ukrainian government's decision to move away from the European Union and closer to Russia.
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