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  • new storyCity hall in Ukraine's Kiev cancels school amid heat wave 
    Updated: Sep-03-15 6:22 am

    KIEV, Ukraine - The city hall in Ukraine's capital Kiev on Thursday scrapped classes at schools and pre-schools until the end of the week amid a record-breaking heat wave and peat-bog fires.

  • Parliamentary coalition in Ukraine shows cracks story has photos
    Updated: Sep-01-15 10:40 am

    KIEV, Ukraine - The Ukrainian parliament majority showed cracks on Tuesday after a right-wing party said it was exiting the coalition over a measure to give more powers to Ukrainian regions, including the rebel-held east.

  • Grenade explodes during Ukraine clashes; 1 officer killed story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Aug-31-15 5:31 pm

    KIEV, Ukraine - As lawmakers took up a measure to give greater powers to separatists in eastern Ukraine, nationalist protesters clashed with police outside parliament on Monday, and the Interior Ministry said one officer was killed in a grenade blast and more than 100 were wounded.

  • Ukrainian kids go to military camp 
    Updated: Aug-31-15 12:06 pm

    STARE, Ukraine - More than 100 Ukrainian schoolchildren will have unusual tales to tell their mates when classes resume, after spending part of their summer vacations undergoing training by the National Guard.

  • Ukraine vows to increase troops to fend off rebel attacks story has photos
    Updated: Aug-24-15 2:02 pm

    KIEV, Ukraine - Ukraine's president vowed to increase troop numbers to fend off attacks by Russia-backed separatist rebels and warned his countrymen that there is still the threat of a "large-scale invasion," in an impassioned speech to mark Independence Day on Monday.

  • Remains of WWII German soldiers found in Kiev 
    Updated: Aug-20-15 11:22 am

    MOSCOW - A Ukrainian newspaper says Ukrainian and German servicemen have found remains of about 200 German soldiers buried in Kiev during the German occupation in World War II.

  • Moscow urges Europe to get Ukraine to comply with truce 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 1:43 pm

    MOSCOW - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov pushed Wednesday for European powers to get Ukraine to comply with a truce in eastern Ukraine.

  • Ukraine argues for US weapons during Pelosi's visit to Kiev 
    Updated: Aug-05-15 12:14 pm

    MOSCOW - Ukrainian security officials have renewed their request for U.S. weapons while meeting with a visiting congressional delegation headed by House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi.