KyivPost

CNN: What’s behind the bombings in Ukraine?

Print version
April 27, 2012, 7:50 p.m. | Ukraine abroad — by Kyiv Post

CNN: The bombings could simply have been random acts of violence, or the work of criminal gangs.
© AP

Kyiv Post

Details are scarce, but we know for now that two dozen or more people have been injured in multiple bombing attacks in the eastern Ukrainian city of Dnepropetrovsk. The first bomb struck mid-day at a crowded trolleybus stop in the city center, and three more explosions are believed to have occurred in central locations soon afterward. Throughout the afternoon and evening, local residents and security services have been seen rounding up trashcans from public places, for fear they might be used to conceal another bomb.

Read the story here
The Kyiv Post is hosting comments to foster lively debate. Criticism is fine, but stick to the issues. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks will be removed from the site. If you think that a posted comment violates these standards, please flag it and alert us. We will take steps to block violators.
Jaroslaw Sawka April 28, 2012, 4:33 p.m.    

Yanukovych is following Putin's tactics to stay in POWER. Remember when Putin blew up Russia in order to consolidate his POWER way back when... well guess who STILL rules Russia?

Now Yanukovych will use the same tactic so he can stay in POWER for the next 20 years!

Welcome to Putin Yanukovych land!

{# <-- parent id goes here

KyivPost

© 1995–2014 Public Media

Web links to Kyiv Post material are allowed provided that they contain a URL hyperlink to the www.kyivpost.com material and a maximum 500-character extract of the story. Otherwise, all materials contained on this site are protected by copyright law and may not be reproduced without the prior written permission of Public Media at news@kyivpost.com
All information of the Interfax-Ukraine news agency placed on this web site is designed for internal use only. Its reproduction or distribution in any form is prohibited without a written permission of Interfax-Ukraine.