Home > News > World
Saturday May 3, 2014 MYT 4:40:02 PM
Saturday May 3, 2014 MYT 4:40:59 PM
SLAVIANSK Ukraine (Reuters) - Pro-Russian separatist leader, Vyacheslav Ponomaryov, confirmed that Western observers had been released in the eastern town of Slaviansk on Saturday, and that there were no conditions for their release.
"As I promised them, we celebrated my birthday yesterday and they left. As I said, they were my guests," he said, noting that 12 people had been released, including Europeans and Ukrainians.
(Reporting by Maria Tsvetkova; Writing by Elizabeth Piper; Editing by Louise Ireland)
Ebola lockdown brings Sierra Leone capital to a halt
U.S. won't stand in way of Venezuela's U.N. Security Council bid
Kurdish leader urges world to protect Syrian town from Islamic State
Panama foreign minister invites Raul Castro to Americas Summit
Shi'ite rebels shell Yemen state TV, residents flee fighting
French jets strike in Iraq, expanding U.S.-led campaign against Islamic State
Bob Montgomery, one of the last remaining typewriter repairmen
Google, Mercedes, Audi get California permits for self-driving cars
Bahrain says national dialogue parties find common ground
Copyright © 1995-2014 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)