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Ukraine's Interim Leaders Disband Hated 'Berket' Riot Police

Ukraine's new, pro-Western interim leaders have dissolved an elite security force accused of carrying out deadly attacks on protesters during recent demonstrations that ousted the country's pro-Russia leaders.In a statement on his Facebook page Wednesday, acting Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said he signed a decree disbanding the feared Berket riot police. The special police force was accused of shooting and beating those taking part in the anti-government demonstrations in Kyiv.The...

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