Monthly archive January, 2014

My reportage “Last Platoon” out in Helsingin Sanomat and Eesti Päevaleht

Last Platoon is a photo reportage on the last estonians patrolling in Helmand province, Afghanistan. By the end of 2014 ISAF will leave Afghanistan and hand over the operation to the local authorities and forces. Has the Operation Enduring Freedom accomplished anything and  what was the outcome of it? HELSINGIN SANOMAT – EESTI PÄEVALEHT    ...
2000 protestors march in Kiev to the "Memorial To Kruty Heroes"

2000 protestors march in Kiev to the “Memorial To Kruty Heroes”

Around 2000 protestors marched today to the Memorial To Kruty Heroes. The march is peaceful and the police don’t interfere with it. At the memorial a ceremony takes place and the crowed then returns to Majdan where the situation is still calm.    

Still quiet at the barricades.

Still quiet at the barricades.

Many believed that tonight would be a blow up at the barricades due to the voting of the new laws, but the barricades are quiet. fire places here and there keeping the watchmen warm. Both the opposition and the police holds their lines. The night is extremely cold because of the wind and Majdan looks...

House of Ukraine occupied, more in Hufvudstadsbladet newspaper.

House of Ukraine occupied, more in Hufvudstadsbladet newspaper.

Two nights ago the House of Ukraine was occupied by the protesters driving the police out. The the protest square has thus expanded further. Read about this and more in Hufvudstadsbladet news paper in Finland. I will be publishing at them for the upcoming days. WWW.HBL.FI

In Kiev for now...

In Kiev for now…

The President of Ukraine, Viktor Yanykuych has offered the position of Prime Minister to the opposition’s Arseniy Yatsenyuk. One of the oppositions leaders Vitaly Klitschko talks for the protesters and demands the President to resign. It remains to be seen what will happen tonight.   Protesters are burning tyres at the Grushevskogo barricades in Kiev to...