Protesters gather in the Independence square in central Kyiv, Ukraine, Feb. 22, 2014. [AP Photo]
The United States is closely monitoring developments in Ukraine. In a statement on February 22, 2014, the White House Press Secretary said, " We have consistently advocated a de-escalation of violence, constitutional change, a coalition government, and early elections, and today's developments could move us closer to that goal.
Anti-government protesters clash with riot police outside Ukraine's parliament in Kyiv, Ukraine, on February 18, 2014. [AP Photo] White House Press Secretary Jay Carney called for Ukrainian President Yanukovych to immediately withdr... Read Post
People gather in Kyiv's Independence Square, Ukraine, Feb. 28, 2014. [AP Photo] The United States has been clear that the Ukrainian people deserve the opportunity to determine their own future and that we stand for the sovereignty, ... Read Post
General view of Kyiv's Independence Square, Ukraine, on February 23, 2014. [AP Photo] Secretary of State Johnn Kerry spoke by telephone this morning with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov about the situation in Ukraine. Secret... Read Post