Putin urges pro-Russians to open humanitarian corridors in Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin has called on pro-Russian militias in eastern Ukraine to open humanitarian corridors and allow the withdrawal of government force soldiers, who are surrounded. “I call on the rebels to open a humanitarian corridor for Ukrainian troops who...

Rebels seek to thwart electoral preparations in Ukraine

Ukraine expects to elect its new president today, because holding elections in three weeks could cause a boycott of the insurgents, who founded a new independent republic yesterday: Novorossia (New Russia). “Stop the war. Choose the president in the first round,” says...