Igor Tkachuk, 38, died from a sniper shot on February 20, leaving behind a wife and three children, ages 1, 11 and 17.
Alexander HrapaÄenko, 26. by facebook.com
Igor Kostenko, journalist, 22. by facebook.com
Andrei MOVCHAN, 34. by facebook.com
Mr. Kapinos by facebook.com
Oleg UÅ¡neviÄ by facebook.com
According to NBC news, George Sayevich, a resident of Silver Spring, Md., near Washington, D.C., was recovering Wednesday in a Kiev hospital, where he told The Associated Press that police beat him mercilessly even when he was lying on the ground. "I just got clubbed all over -- on the head, broke my arm in two places."
Young female medic, shot in the neck, tweets, .I'm dying.. by tvi.ua
A young female medic, shot in the neck, tweeted, "I'm dying."
According to CNN, Alexander J. Motyl, professor of political science at Rutgers University-Newark, says that Yanukovych is "probably doomed," noting that "in many of the cities and provinces captured by the revolutionaries, riot police and militia have thrown down their weapons and joined the resistance." He calls the government brutality "the desperate measures of a dying regime" and notes that "Yanukovych has effectively lost control of at least half of Ukraine."
America was founded on the kind of revolution that is going on in Ukraine right now. If you want to show support what can you do?
"Like" the Kyiv, Ukraine Facebook page at https://http://www.facebook.com/pages/Kyiv-Ukraine/111227078906045
"Like" and follow the Euromaidanpr Facebook page at https://http://www.facebook.com/euromaidanpr
(ADDED Friday Feb. 21, 10 am EST:
Attend the "Fallen heroes" silent protest at the White House (Lafayette Park side.) , Sunday 23 Feb., 2-4 pm. This will be a silent protest, staged with "fallen heroes" lying on the ground with Ukrainian flags draped over them. More info at the facebook page.
The Kyiv Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International announced on their Facebook page that donations are being collected by the Ukrainian American Relief Committee, more info here.