Ousted Ukrainian President Press Conference

Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych spoke at a press conference in the Russian city of Rostov-on-Don. He insisted he was… read more

Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych spoke at a press conference in the Russian city of Rostov-on-Don. He insisted he was still the “legitimate president” and said he was forced to leave Ukraine because of threats to his life and his family. Yanukovych said he had not yet met with Russian President Vladimir Putin and would not ask for Russian military support. He blamed the current interim government in Ukraine for promoting violence and unrest in Ukraine. This news conference was courtesy of Russia Today. close

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Ousted Ukrainian President Press Conference

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Program ID:
318057-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Rostov-on-Don, Russia
First Aired:
Feb 28, 2014
Last Aired:
Mar 1, 2014

Airing Details

  • Feb 28, 2014 | 2:50pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 28, 2014 | 6:46pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 28, 2014 | 9:16pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 01, 2014 | 1:19am EST | C-SPAN 1