Ukraine
Arrived to Simferopol, Ukraine

Arrived to Simferopol, Ukraine

I have today arrived to Simferopol in Ukraine to cover the Referendum with journalist Anna-Lena Lauren. We will publish in Hufvudstadsbladet news paper in Finland and in Svenska Dagbladet news paper in Sweden until Monday 17th.    

Press conference at Ukrainian House, Kiev.

Today the Afghan Veterans and Right Sector held a press conference at the Ukrainian House. They are giving a deadline until Friday 7th for the Government  to release the arrested protesters. This deadline was previously meant to be on Tuesday 4th. They also want to take part of the peace negotiations. The atmosphere on the...
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...