More than 100 people were gunned down in Maidan Square a year ago, but investigations have failed to bring prosecutions.
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Chocolate magnate and ‘political chameleon’ Petro Poroshenko seems likely to win Ukraine’s presidential elections.
Despite successful public relations campaigns, archconservative groups do not fare well in political polls.
Despite the Geneva deal, anti-government protesters in Ukraine’s eastern regions don’t intend to leave any time soon.
A vocal minority in Ukraine’s east wants to join Russia, and Kiev has so far been unable to put down the separatists.
One faction of the Orthodox church is seen as pro-Russian while another sector receives support from Kiev.
Moscow supporters say ‘reunifying’ will boost Ukraine’s moribund economy, but others denounce ‘fake vote’ in Crimea.
The dispute between Russia and Ukraine over strategic Sevastopol has begun to affect everyday life in the city.
Ukraine’s autonomous peninsula has become the focal point of new global geopolitical tensions.