- Ukraine calls on Russia to negotiate end to war in east Updated: Aug-01-15 1:11 pm
UNITED NATIONS - Ukraine's foreign minister is calling on Russia to come to "real negotiations" about a cease-fire and stabilization in Ukraine's war-torn east which will require fair elections that are internationally monitored.
- Preliminary hearing underway for Ukrainian pilot in Russia Updated: Jul-30-15 8:19 am
DONETSK, Russia - A preliminary hearing in the trial of a Ukrainian officer charged in the deaths of two Russian journalists started in Russia's south on Thursday but was adjourned shortly afterward to consider an appeal of the defense.
- Ukraine claims Russian officer detained Updated: Jul-26-15 10:50 am
MOSCOW - Ukraine's border guards service says it has detained a Russian officer who was driving a truck packed with weapons including rocket-propelled grenades.
- Ukraine calls local elections but not in rebel-held east Updated: Jul-17-15 9:26 am
KIEV, Ukraine - The Ukrainian parliament on Friday voted to call local elections across the country in October, but not in the rebel-occupied east.
- Ukraine moves toward constitutional reform Updated: Jul-16-15 10:56 am
KIEV, Ukraine - Ukraine's parliament on Thursday gave preliminary approval to a bill that would devolve more powers to separatist-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine and sent it for review at the country's highest court.
- A year on, Ukrainian villagers recall horrors of MH17 crash Updated: Jul-16-15 9:58 am
HRABOVE, Ukraine - The field outside Hrabove, littered a year ago with bodies and smelling of burnt flesh and plastic, now smells of wild flowers.