State of Emergency Declared in Eastern Ukraine

Update on the situation in Ukraine: From wsws.org, Niles Williamson, January 27, 2015: Presaging a further escalation of the conflict in Ukraine, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk on Monday declared an official state of emergency in the eastern provinces of Donetsk and Luhansk. He also announced that the rest of the country would be placed on high alert. The eastern Donbass strongholds of … [Read more...]