Russia launches criminal investigation against Ukraine's military leadership

Ukrainian top brass accused of using prohibited means of warfare Read more ›

Ukraine celebrates 25th Independence Day as tensions with Russia worsen - RFE/RL

Besides potentially boosting morale, the large-scale military parades have enabled Kyiv to showcase its revitalized military Read more ›

Ilovaisk battle two years on: Ukrainian General Staff reveals new data and photos

"If we had any idea about a possible Russian invasion, the military parade in Kyiv in 2014 would not have taken place," – Ukrainian Commander-in-Chief of Armed Forces states Read more ›

Hardcore racers gather in Odesa to run through mud and fire (photo, video)

Chornobyl might become next location for obstacles race Read more ›

Ten facts about Ukraine

Ukraine celebrates 25th anniversary of its independence on August 24  Read more ›

French President congratulates Ukraine on Independence Day, calling it 'key actor' on global scene

France says it remains at Ukraine's side "in its search of a sustainable formula for the settlement of the conflict in the east" Read more ›

Trump aides covertly fought freeing of Ukraine prisoner - AP

Manafort's firm directed a multimillion-dollar lobbying effort between 2012 and 2014 to undercut public support for imprisoned Yulia Tymoshenko Read more ›

Casualties reported as earthquake strikes central Italy (photos)

At least 13 people died, authorities warn the number is likely to rise Read more ›

Watch Live: Independence Day military parade held in Kyiv

Ukraine celebrates Independence Day on 24th August  Read more ›

Kremlin prisoner calls on supporters not to fight for his release "at any price"

Ukrainian filmmaker Oleh Sentsov is serving 20-year sentence in Russian prison for 'planning terror attacks' in his native Crimea Read more ›

Ukraine sheds Soviet past on 25th year of independence - AFP

Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance chief Volodymyr Vyatrovych said Wednesday's Independence Day holiday will commemorate most people's desire "to get rid of the totalitarian past" Read more ›

Cities bathe in yellow and blue colours as Ukraine celebrates National Flag Day

Poroshenko says the Ukrainian flag should be raised once again over Donetsk, Luhansk and Crimea Read more ›

Putin, Merkel, Hollande to meet to discuss Ukraine at G20

The three leaders held a phone call on Tuesday, the Kremlin said Read more ›

Zhan Beleniuk returns home after winning silver at Rio Olympics

Impressed by the warm welcome back at home, wrestler pledges to win gold at 2020 Olympics Read more ›

Poroshenko thanks Ukrainian diaspora for support in countering Russian aggression

Kyiv hosted Ukrainian World Forum for Ukrainians from 35 countries Read more ›

E-declaration must be launched by Sept 1 - Groysman

Ukraine's PM gives one week to fully launch the electronic declaration system Read more ›

Ukraine sees decline in gas & crude oil production since start of year

Ukraine saw a 0.3% decrease in the production of natural gas in January-July 2016 year-on-year to 11.4 billion cubic meters, the State Statistics Service of Ukraine reported Read more ›

CAS dismisses Russian appeal against Paralympic ban

International Paralympic Committee's blanket ban is upheld, the Russian team will not participate in Rio 2016 Paralympics Read more ›