Ukraine: Ban welcomes release of abducted military observers, urges calm as violence spreads to Odessa

Posted on May 3, 2014 in News

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the release earlier today of European military monitors and accompanying Ukrainian staff abducted a week ago in the country’s crisis-torn eastern region, even as he expressed sadness at the loss of life amid fresh violence in the port city of Odessa. Read more