Europe

Ukraine president vows to bring home sailors captured by Russia

Poroshenko reassures 24 captured Ukrainian servicemen's relatives that he's doing everything possible to get them freed.

Opinion

Wag the dog in Ukraine?

What was the Kerch incident really about?

Leonid Ragozin

by Leonid Ragozin

Leonid Ragozin

Ukraine

Ukraine: Movement through Kerch strait 'partially restored'

Russia blocked the strategic strait last week and captured three Ukrainian ships and 24 crew members after a stand off.

Ukraine: Movement through Kerch strait 'partially restored'

Europe

Ukraine far-right militia tries to exploit martial law

The declaration of martial law in Ukraine has led far-right militias to capitalise on the situation for political gain.

Ukraine

Poroshenko for 'Normandy format' talks with Russia

Ukrainian leader says his country is ready to hold talks with Russia to de-escalate conflict in Kerch Strait.

Ukraine's Poroshenko for 'Normandy format' talks with Russia

Business & Economy

Trump diverges on trade, climate at tense G20

Final communique reiterates US decision to withdraw from Paris deal and omits G20 pledges to fight protectionism.

Russia

Ukraine president: 'Russia continues to test the world'

Ukrainian leader warns of the Russian military build-up as he rallies for action after the first open attack by Moscow.

Poroshenko: Over 80,000 Russian troops in and around Ukraine

Europe

G7 declares 'unwavering support' for Ukraine

Russia's use of military force against Ukrainian ships and sailors has 'no justification', the group says.

G7 declares 'unwavering support' for Ukraine over Russia standoff

Ukraine

Russian men barred from entering Ukraine

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said the measure would prevent Russia forming 'private armies' in Ukraine.

Russian men barred from entering Ukraine

Europe

Russia-Ukraine tensions: Martial law not so evident in Kharkiv

People in this second-largest city of Ukraine are worried about invasion from Russia.

Argentina

What to expect from this year's G20 summit

Who will meet MBS? Will there be a breakthrough in the US-China trade war? What groups are leading protests?

War & Conflict

Ukraine asks NATO to deploy ships amid Russia standoff

Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko hopes NATO will deploy warships to Sea of Azov as tension with Russia worsens.

Ukraine asks for NATO vessels in Sea of Azov over Russia standoff

Ukraine

Explainer: Ukraine-Russia dispute over territorial waters

Kerch Strait connecting Black Sea to Sea of Azov has high political, military and economic importance for Ukraine.

Explainer: Ukraine-Russia dispute over territorial waters

Russia

Ukraine condemns Russia's plan to deploy S-400 missiles to Crimea

Further militarisation of the annexed peninsula puts the entire Black Sea region in danger, Kiev says.

Ukraine condemns Russia's plan to deploy S-400 missiles to Crimea

Europe

Ukraine warns of potential Russian aggression

President Poroshenko's warning comes following a clash between Ukrainian and Russian forces in the Sea of Azov.