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.

Pro-Russian protests show no sign of stopping in Ukraine

With tensions boiling throughout Ukraine, pro-Russian protests show no sign of backing down. (SOUNDBITE) (Russian) OLESYA, PROTESTER, SAYING: "We demand a referendum. From the very first day we've been demanding a referendum. But we want it to be a fair one, so that the people from all over the world would come here to monitor it. And the gang which is now meeting at the parliament should not impose their opinion on us." Overnight, riot police detained about 70 protesters who were occupying the government building in Kharkiv. Scuffles ensued in the morning. One protester said they just want peace. (SOUNDBITE) (Russian) STEPAN VINNIK, PROTESTER, SAYING: "Let the European Union, Russia, China, America come here, let Yanukovich and all those other signatories come here and resolve all these issues and calm down the country. That's what we want." In Kiev, the conflict is center stage in parliament. During an address by the head of Commu

© 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