Day: June 12, 2015

Ukraine Human Rights Decline in Rebel Regions

by John J. Metzler Weirs Times Contributing Writer UNITED NATIONS—Describing the situation as a “collapse of law and order” in the territories controlled by the self-proclaimed rebel Republics, and amid on- going hostilities between the Ukrainian government troops and Russian backed separatists, a scathing new UN report overviews a fast deteriorating human rights situation in