Intense fighting in Ukraine leaves seven dead, thousands without heat
Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists saw some of their heaviest battlefield losses in months on Tuesday as combat in the east lead to power outages and...
Tuesday 31 January 2017 17:02
Ukraine threatens to ban France's Le Pen over remarks on Crimea
Ukraine on Wednesday threatened to ban Marine Le Pen, leader of France's far-right National Front party, from entering the country following her claim that...
Wednesday 04 January 2017 19:40
Ukraine takes down 1,320 Lenin statues in move away from Soviet past
Ukraine has taken down 1,320 statues of Soviet state founder Vladimir Lenin and renamed 51,500 streets in the last year as part of a sweeping transition away...
Tuesday 27 December 2016 15:34
Ukraine moves to ban imports of Russian books
The import of Russian books into Ukraine would be sharply limited under new legislation passed in the Ukrainian parliament on Thursday. The measure would...
Thursday 08 December 2016 20:35
Dynamo Kiev and Besiktas charged for Champions League crowd trouble
Dynamo Kiev and Besiktas have been charged by European football governing body UEFA for the behaviour of their fans after violence marred Tuesday's ...
Thursday 08 December 2016 11:31
Ukraine's ex-leader speaks from Russian exile about deaths on Maidan
Ukraine's former president, Viktor Yanukovych, answered questions on Monday for a Kiev court via a videolink from his self-imposed exile in Russia about deaths...
Monday 28 November 2016 17:09
Russia deploying long-range S-400 missile systems in Crimea
Russia is deploying long-range S-400 missile systems in Crimea amid heightened tensions with Ukraine, Russian state news agency TASS reported Friday. The S-...
Friday 12 August 2016 16:58
NATO: Russian military activity in Crimea is "not helpful"
NATO is concerned about heightened tension between Moscow and Kiev, an alliance official says on condition of anonymity, adding that recent Russian military...
Thursday 11 August 2016 16:47
Ukraine puts troops on combat alert as tensions flare with Russia
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has ordered the military to be on combat alert on the de facto border with Crimea and in the country's two easternmost...
Thursday 11 August 2016 14:27
Putin meets with security council after alleged Ukraine incursion
Russian President Vladimir Putin met with the country's security council on Thursday to discuss further security measures to secure Crimea's land border with...
Thursday 11 August 2016 12:19
Putin vows to ensure Crimea safety after alleged Ukrainian incursion
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday vowed to take steps to ensure safety in Crimea, hours after Russian authorities accused Ukraine of attempting to...
Wednesday 10 August 2016 18:23
Savchenko declares yet another hunger strike, to free more prisoners
Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who was the most famous prisoner of the Ukraine conflict until she was released by Russian authorities in May, declared on...
Tuesday 02 August 2016 16:09
Savchenko shocks with leniency statement for pro-Russian separatists
Ukrainian politician Nadija Savchenko's statements in favour of pardoning pro-Russian separatist supporters drew mixed reviews on Friday. Ukrainians need to...
Friday 22 July 2016 17:29
EU plans to give Ukraine 50 million euros to fight corruption and visa-free travel regime
The European Union's commissioner for enlargement negotiations, Johannes Hahn, said Monday that the bloc plans to give the former Soviet republic of Ukraine 50...
Monday 11 July 2016 18:12
Ukrainian pilot Savchenko back in Ukraine, pardoned by Putin
Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko is back in Ukraine after being released from Russian prison in exchange for two alleged Russian soldiers. The 35-year-old...
Wednesday 25 May 2016 17:00
German, French ministers urge Kiev not to stray from pro-Western path
France and Germany's foreign ministers appealed to Ukraine's political leaders on Monday to push forward with economic reforms and their fight against...
Monday 22 February 2016 18:21
Ukraine's President Poroshenko demands prime minister's resignation
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko demanded the resignation of Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk on Tuesday. Poroshenko justified the measure as a...
Tuesday 16 February 2016 17:46
Ukraine's economy minister quits over officials "paralyzing" his work
Ukraine's reform-minded economy minister Aivaras Abromavicius announced on Wednesday that he was quitting his post because of "actions directed at paralyzing...
Wednesday 03 February 2016 17:59