by Ben Cowles at Ruskin House
THE policies and so-called reforms led by the capitalist oligarchy in Ukraine amount to “nothing more than social genocide,” the Communist Party congress heard at the weekend.
“All the reforms that have been conducted in...
Monday 21st Nov 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
BEN CHACKO charts Ukraine’s tragic slide into open nazism – aided and abetted by Western countries, including Britain
posted by Morning Star in Features
EU states also abstain on motion aimed at Kiev and the Baltics
Saturday 19th Nov 2016
posted by James Tweedie in World
POLISH experts are probing whether the US harboured a World War II Ukrainian nazi officer for decades, a prosecutor announced on Thursday.
The Associated Press news agency identified Michael Karkoc as a commander of a unit in the SS-led Ukrainian Self Defence Legion, which is accused...
posted by Morning Star in World
ANTI-FASCISTS condemned Ukraine’s appointment of a neonazi militant as acting national police chief yesterday.
Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov named Vadim Troyan as head of the national police force on Monday after his predecessor Khatiya Dekanoidze resigned over...
Wednesday 16th Nov 2016
ALEX GORDON writes on the critical need for solidarity with the people of Ukraine from the labour movement as they fight against a corrupt regime
UKRAINIAN coalminers demanding the payment of three months’ wage arrears continued their hunger-strike into its fourth day yesterday despite the government’s promise to find the cash.
Energy Minister Igor Nasalyk promised on Wednesday to ask the PM to allocate 8.5 million...
Friday 11th Nov 2016
FORMER Georgian president Mikhail Saakashvili, who was appointed governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region last year, threw in the sponge yesterday.
He asserted that he was resigning in frustration at what he described as obstruction of his efforts to root out corruption.
Tuesday 8th Nov 2016
THE leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France agreed on Wednesday night on a “road map” for reviving the stalled peace process in eastern Ukraine.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel had invited presidents Vladimir Putin of Russia, Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine and Francois...
Friday 21st Oct 2016
THOUSANDS turned out in the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) yesterday for the funeral of anti-fascist militia leader Arsen Pavlov who was killed by a bomb blast on Sunday.
The pro-Russian seperatist commander known as “Motorola” was killed along with his bodyguard by...
Thursday 20th Oct 2016