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Stories with place: Kiev
  • Ukraine soldiers killed in unrest in the east 
    Updated: May-04-15 7:11 am

    KIEV, Ukraine - Ukraine's army says two soldiers have died in renewed bouts of fighting in the east, where skirmishes between government and separatist forces are increasing and intensifying despite a February peace deal.

  • Ukraine says radiation levels not affected by Chernobyl fire 
    Updated: Apr-29-15 5:58 am

    KIEV, Ukraine - There has been no change in background radiation levels in the Ukrainian capital as a result of nighttime fires in woodlands in the exclusion zone around the destroyed Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Ukrainian authorities said Wednesday.

  • Ukrainian fighting in and out of the ring 
    Updated: Apr-17-15 8:02 am

    KIEV, Ukraine - Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk is a man fighting both inside and outside the ring.

  • Pro-Russian journalist gunned down in Ukraine's capital story has photos
    Updated: Apr-16-15 2:59 pm

    MOSCOW - A Ukrainian journalist known for his pro-Russian views was gunned down Thursday in broad daylight in Kiev, local police said, a day after a pro-Russian lawmaker was found dead.

  • Ukraine's disabled condemned to life in institutions story has photos
    Updated: Apr-16-15 10:27 am

    KIEV, Ukraine - An international rights group said in a report Thursday that growing numbers of disabled children in Ukraine are being condemned to life in orphanages and institutions blighted by neglect and abuse.