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Obama Europe visit to be dominated by Ukraine

President Obama heads to Europe next week on a visit that will focus on Russian actions in Ukraine.
May 30, 2014

Google allows European to be 'forgotten' online

Google on Thursday began allowing European citizens to request the removal of embarrassing or objectionable search results about their personal lives.
May 30, 2014

Separatists shoot down Ukrainian helicopter

Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine have shot down a Ukrainian military helicopter, killing 14 government troops, including a general.
May 30, 2014

Right-wing surge in European elections threatens Ukraine’s Western path

In Ukraine’s presidential election on Sunday, pro-European candidates swept the balloting. But in Europe that day, voters flocked to parties that want to close Europe’s doors.
May 28, 2014

Turkish PM Erdoğan says foreign hands still ‘pushing a button’ to stop Turkey’s rise

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has marked the upcoming anniversary of the Gezi Park protests by slamming the massive demonstrations, while reiterating his previously voiced assertion that “dark hands abroad” are attempting to stop Turkey’s rise.
Hurriyet Daily News: May 27, 2014

Ukrainian troops, separatists continue clashes in Donetsk

Ukrainian troops and pro-Russia separatists have continued their fighting in the eastern city of Donetsk, where on Monday government forces used airstrikes to retake control of the city's airport.
May 27, 2014

Poroshenko claims Ukraine presidency

Ukrainian confectionery tycoon Petro Poroshenko has claimed outright victory in the country's presidential election.
BBC: May 25, 2014

Worries grow over Ukraine ‘Yugoslav scenario’

When Russian President Vladimir Putin reclaimed Crimea for Moscow, he called the territory “inseparable” from the motherland.
May 23, 2014

Bystander killed as Turkey police clash with protesters

A Turkish man who was shot in the head as police clashed with protesters in Istanbul has died of his injuries.
BBC: May 23, 2014

Pro-Russian separatists kill 8 Ukrainian soldiers

Pro-Russian separatists have clashed with Ukrainian forces in eastern Ukraine, leaving at least eight Ukrainian soldiers dead and 17 others wounded.
May 22, 2014