Where are 13 mysterious Berkut sniper suspects?
Despite claims from the head of Ukraine’s Security Service, only two former Berkut officers are in detention on suspicion of involvement in the gunning down of protesters on Feb 20. A third, Dmytro Sadovnik, was released from custody and disappeared while another 13 remain unnamed and unaccounted for
Who (hasn’t) answered for crimes against Maidan?
It is a year since the savage beating in early Nov 30 of students on Maidan and there is understandable frustration at the lack of convictions over the repression, violence and killings during the following months, with even the judges who issued overtly wrongful rulings still in their jobs.
In Ukraine, Grief, Pride, and Anger as Families remember Euromaidan Dead
Millions of Ukrainians will be honouring the more than 110 EuroMaidan activists who lost their lives in the protests that began a year ago this week
Yury Verbytsky murder investigation concluded
The police have established the identity, although seemingly not the whereabouts, of two men whom they suspect of carrying out the abduction and torture of two EuroMaidan activists Ihor Lutsenko and Yury Verbytsky and murder of the latter
Victory and the Price Paid
Relief at the signing finally of the Association Agreement is tinged with poignancy remembering those who paid with their lives for what, despite the lies from Sergei Glazyev and his Kremlin patrons, was indeed a ’revolution of dignity’
Polish students collect money for mother of student killed on Maidan
Students from the international programme at Warsaw University have collected around a thousand dollars for the mother of Roman Huryk, the 19-year-old student from Ivano-Frankivsk gunned down by police snipers in Kyiv
Police silent about unmarked graves at Brovary
The Search Initiative Group searching for traces of people missing since the EuroMaidan protests have had no response from the police regarding unmarked graves found in Brovary (near Kyiv).
Moving farewell to Ludmila Sheremet, killed outside SBU
A huge number of residents of Khmelnytski came out to bid farewell to 72-year-old Ludmila Sheremet who was killed by automatic rifle fire from inside the Security Service building in Khmelnytski on Feb 19.
David Kipiani laid to rest in Tbilisi
On Tuesday family and friends bid farewell in Tbilisi, Georgia to 25-year-old David Kipiani who died of bullet wounds on Maidan
Stop Censorship: Media must answer for censorship, lies and hate speech
Stop Censorship writes that “over the three months of protests which ended in a popular uprising and the change in leadership in Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovych’s regime waged an information war with Maidan
Where is the investigation into last week’s carnage?
EuroMaidan SOS has publically called on Acting Interior Minister Arsen Avakov to provide answers regarding the apparent lack of investigation into the shooting of protesters on 19 and 20 February
Viktor Shvets died “protecting the young people”
One of the victims of last week’s shooting, Viktor Mykhailovych Shvets was a retired police officer who went to Maidan on Feb 18, as he put it, “to protect the young people”.
Road Control lawyer Viktor Smaliy finally released
The charges against Viktor Smaliy were absurd and seemed both part of a general offensive against the civic watchdog Road Control and a lesson to other lawyers to watch their step..
Point of No Return
On Friday evening journalists and presenters on one of the main national TV channels, “Inter” heard in a live broadcast that they personally had lied and twisted the truth about Maidan for three months, and that they too had the blood of the dead on their hands
Kharkiv Environmentalist Yevhen Kotlyar killed on Maidan
33-year-old Yevhen Kotlyar was killed in gunfire on Thursday near the Khreshchatyk metro station. He had come to Kyiv to join the barricades on Feb 17
KHPG: On the events of Feb 20 in Kyiv
Yesterday, on Feb 20, 2014, a terrorist operation was effectively carried out in the centre of Kyiv resulting in the deaths of up to a hundred peaceful citizens, with hundreds wounded
In Remembrance of those who died on Maidan
Information about unarmed protesters who died, most from bullets aimed at them by Berkut snipers. Please share the information and photos of people, some very young, whom the government labelled "terrorists" and "extremists" and killed
MPs vote to condemn violence and ban “anti-terrorist operation”
On Thursday evening a majority, albeit small, of MPs thwarted Viktor Yanukovych’s attempt to effectively impose a state of emergency and give the police and SBU sweeping powers to kill and arrest.
EU introduces targeted sanctions
After a day of carnage during which Berkut snipers aimed to kill unarmed demonstrators and medical staff seeking to help them, when EU foreign ministers tried in vain for 6 hours to have “meaningful dialogue” with Viktor Yanukovych, the EU has finally imposed sanctions.
Real Measures from Democratic Countries needed now
The text below was written as an appeal to the heads of all European Parliament factions, asking them to support a permanent observer mission to Ukraine. The information also, I hope, explains why targeted sanctions and other active measures now are vitally needed to restrain Ukraine’s leaders and prevent further bloodshed