Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

West and Russia accuse each other of "coercing" Ukraine

World diplomats gather in Munich for the second day of a security conference that served as a backdrop in a tug-of-war over Ukraine. Western diplomats sat down with leaders of the Ukrainian opposition. And U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry praised protesters for their aspirations. (SOUNDBITE) (English) U.S. SECRETARY OF STATE JOHN KERRY SAYING: "And they are fighting for the right to associate with partners who help them realize their aspirations. And they have decided that that means their futures do not have to lie with one country alone and certainly not coerced. The United States and the EU stand with the people of Ukraine in that fight." But Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, outnumbered in Munich by supporters of Ukraine's overtures to the EU, hit back. (SOUNDBITE) (Russian) RUSSIAN FOREIGN MINISTER SERGEI LAVROV SAYING: "Why don't we condemn those who seize and hold government buildings, attack the police, torch the police, use rac

© DailyMotion -

Comment on this article!
To post a comment, we encourage you to become a member of® or log in if you are already a member. You can still post your commentwithout registering, but you will need to fill your personal information each time.

Become a member (free)   |   Log in

Postings are subject to the terms and conditions of®. Before submitting your message , you must read the Terms and conditions of® and agree to them by checking the box below.
Your name:
  I have read and agree to the Terms and conditions of®.
Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter