The Malta Independent 2014.03.09 20:49
As separatists in Crimea kept up pressure for unification with Moscow,
Ukraine on Sunday solemnly commemorated the 200th anniversary of the birth
of its greatest poet, with the prime minister vowing not to give up "a
single centimeter" of Ukrainian territory.
"This is our land," Arseniy Yatsenyuk told a crowd gathered at the Kiev
statue to writer and nationalist Taras Shevchenko.
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