Russia’s expansion in Ukraine

By: Hanna Nam, News Writer Protests in Ukraine began on Nov. 21, 2013 as President Viktor Yanukovych rejected the agreement on closer trade ties with the EU, resulting in escalating tensions and the necessary “retreat” of Russian troops in Crimea. It all began when President Viktor Yanukovych rejected joining the EU due to a $15 billion deal with Russia. The citizens were not fond of … Continue reading Russia’s expansion in Ukraine