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Latest update : 2014-02-21

Ukraine Crisis: While Kiev Burns...

Protesters, armed with firebombs, have been advancing upon police lines this Thursday in Ukraine's embattled capital. Government snipers have been shooting back, killing at least 70 people and wounding hundreds, according to a protest doctor. Meanwhile European Union foreign ministers have agreed to impose sanctions on Ukraine, including visa bans, asset freezes and restrictions on the export of anti-riot equipment. But will sanctions be enough to halt the violence?

Produced and prepared by Anelise Borges, Haxie Meyers-Belkin and Christopher Davis

By Melissa BELL

Our guests

Matthieu BOULEGUE

Eurasia project manager, AESMA Group

Igor RESHETNIAK

Member of Euro-Maidan Collective

Julian NUNDY

Freelance Journalist

Dmitry SUSLOV

Political analyst currently working for the 'Voice of Russia' radio station

Rotyslav PAVLENKO

Member of Parliament, UDAR

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2014-10-22 DR Congo

Rape as a weapon of war: How to stop impunity in eastern Congo? (part 2)

One person can make a difference in the fight to stop mass rape in conflict zones. François Picard’s panel includes a colleague of Congolese gynaecologist Denis Mukwege, who has...

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2014-10-22 DR Congo

Rape as a weapon of war: How to stop impunity in eastern Congo?

One person can make a difference in the fight to stop mass rape in conflict zones. François Picard’s panel includes a colleague of Congolese gynaecologist Denis Mukwege, who has...

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2014-10-21 crime

Oscar Pistorius sentenced: Does the punishment fit the crime? (part 2)

A five-year sentence; at least eight months behind bars before early release. South African paralympic star Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced in Pretoria after a trial that...

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2014-10-21 Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius sentenced: Does the punishment fit the crime?

A five-year sentence - he'll spend at least eight months behind bars before early release. South African paralympic star Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced in Pretoria after a...

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2014-10-20 Barack Obama

Whose boots on the ground? Turkey wary of Syrian Kurds (part 2)

On Sunday, the Pentagon announced weapons and medical deliveries to Kurdish fighters in the Syrian border town of Kobani. The following day, Turkey's foreign minister announced...

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