Katherine Jacobsen

Katherine Jacobsen

Human Rights

Families of slain Ukraine demonstrators demand justice

More than 100 people were gunned down in Maidan Square a year ago, but investigations have failed to bring prosecutions.

Families of slain Ukraine demonstrators demand justice

Human Rights

Ukraine's displaced facing long ordeal

Ukraine faces a worsening humanitarian crisis with 100,000 people being internally displaced as the conflict rages on.

Ukraine's displaced facing long ordeal

Features

Poroshenko poised to win Ukraine's elections

Chocolate magnate and 'political chameleon' Petro Poroshenko seems likely to win Ukraine's presidential elections.

Poroshenko poised to win Ukraine's elections

Politics

Ukraine's far-right: Popular or propaganda?

Despite successful public relations campaigns, archconservative groups do not fare well in political polls.

Ukraine's far-right: Popular or propaganda?

Politics

'Self-defence' forces in Ukraine plan to stay

Despite the Geneva deal, anti-government protesters in Ukraine's eastern regions don't intend to leave any time soon.

'Self-defence' forces in Ukraine plan to stay

Politics

Inside Ukraine's 'Donetsk People's Republic'

A vocal minority in Ukraine's east wants to join Russia, and Kiev has so far been unable to put down the separatists.

Inside Ukraine's 'Donetsk People's Republic'

Russia

Crimea's schism splits Orthodox hierarchy

One faction of the Orthodox church is seen as pro-Russian while another sector receives support from Kiev.

Crimea's schism splits Orthodox hierarchy

US & Canada

Crimea poll leaves pro-Russians celebrating

Moscow supporters say 'reunifying' will boost Ukraine's moribund economy, but others denounce 'fake vote' in Crimea.

Crimea poll leaves pro-Russians celebrating

Politics

Tensions boiling in Crimea's warm-water port

The dispute between Russia and Ukraine over strategic Sevastopol has begun to affect everyday life in the city.

Tensions boiling in Crimea's warm-water port

Politics

Sifting through the chaos of Crimea

Ukraine's autonomous peninsula has become the focal point of new global geopolitical tensions.

Sifting through the chaos of Crimea

Russia

Behind the decadence of a Ukrainian president

With ousted President Viktor Yanukovich believed to be in hiding, protesters have flung open the gates to his estate.

Behind the decadence of a Ukrainian president