X Close

World

Published: Monday February 24, 2014 MYT 5:00:02 AM
Updated: Monday February 24, 2014 MYT 5:01:05 AM

Russia recalls ambassador in Ukraine for consultations

KIEV (Reuters) - Russia said on Sunday it had recalled to Moscow its ambassador in Ukraine for consultations on the "deteriorating situation" in Kiev, a day after the ouster of President Viktor Yanukovich.

"Due to the deteriorating situation in Ukraine and the need for a comprehensive analysis of the situation, the decision was made to recall the Russian ambassador to Ukraine for consultations in Moscow," the ministry said in a statement.

(Reporting by Matt Robinson and Alessandra Prentice; Writing by Matt Robinson; Editing by Timothy Heritage)

advertisement

  1. Langkawi Sky Bridge to reopen in December
  2. Police: 11 have links to crime
  3. Time to call a spade a spade
  4. Zahid Hamidi: Action imminent against Sabah secession proponents
  5. IGP Khalid: No forgiveness, wait for police action
  6. UM lecturer Azmi Sharom faces sedition charge
  7. MH17: Names of nine returning victims released
  8. Penang police to continue sweep on remaining PPS members
  9. Khairy slams PPS, asks why Penang did not work with Rakan Cop
  10. US Marines and M’sian forces hold war games

advertisement

advertisement