Communist Party MPs are asking Russian prosecutors to recognize infamous Ukrainian nationalist group Right Sector as a terrorist organization, along with the pro-Kiev professional military units that are currently taking part in eastern Ukraine fighting.
The pro-Kiev, ultra-Nazi Azov battalion in Ukraine has allegedly sent a snuff film depicting the brutal execution of a Ukrainian 'separatist' to militia fighters and hackers from the hacktivist collective known as Cyber Berkut.
Greek volunteer in "Azov" battalion. He has been a resident of Ukraine for five years.
The US is Arming and Assisting Neo-Nazis in Ukraine, While Congress Debates Prohibition Known as a bastion of neo-Nazism, the Azov Battalion has received teams of American military advisors and high powered US-made weapons
This article originally appeared at Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Russia has accused the US of fueling the conflict in Ukraine after the ultra-nationalist Ukrainian Azov battalion was spotted wielding American-made TOW anti-tank weaponry, according to Moscow’s envoy to the OSCE.
Driven by far-right ideology, Azov Battalion mans Ukraine’s front line
The 20 photographs of the week
Photographer Gleb Garanich continued his strong reportage from the crisis in Kiev. Here, a new volunteer for the Ukrainian Azov battalion embraces his girlfriend before departing for the frontline in eastern Ukraine