Ukraine

'Key suspect' in MH17 downing released from jail in Ukraine

Court orders release of Volodymyr Tsemakh, suspected of involvement in 2014 downing of Malaysian Airlines flight.

'Key suspect' in MH17 downing released from jail in Ukraine

Europe

John Bolton tours Eastern Europe with eye on Russia

US national security adviser lauded moves to attract Western investment and influence in Moscow's former client states.

John Bolton bids to pivot Eastern Europe away from Russia

AJ IMPACT

Who is Ukraine's new prime minister?

Lawyer Oleksiy Honcharuk has a reputation as a workaholic, and will likely toe the line of President Volodymyr Zelensky.

Who is Oleksiy Honcharuk, Ukraine's new prime minister?

Europe

Ukrainian filmmaker 'moved to Moscow' amid prisoner swap talks

Oleg Sentsov has been brought to prison in capital, reports say, hinting at imminent Ukraine-Russia prisoner exchange.

Ukrainian filmmaker 'moved to Moscow' amid prisoner swap talks

AJ Impact

Trump adviser Bolton tells Ukraine to beware of Chinese influence

John Bolton's warning to Ukraine comes as Washington is locked in a trade war with Beijing.

Trump adviser Bolton tells Ukraine to beware of Chinese influence

Ukraine

The Ukrainian website shaming pro-Russia voices

Being blacklisted on Peacemaker can have serious consequences, including the risk of being killed.

Peacemaker: The Ukrainian website shaming pro-Russia voices

AJ Impact

New US sanctions take aim at Russia-led Nord Stream 2 pipeline

The Senate's Foreign Relations Committee passed a bill aimed at curbing Moscow's European influence.

New US sanctions take aim at Russia-led Nord Stream 2 pipeline

Europe

Ukraine releases crew of seized Russian tanker: Report

Russian sailors released from detained tanker in Black Sea port amid threats of 'consequences' from Moscow.

Ukraine releases crew of seized Russian tanker: Report

Ukraine

Will a comedian become Ukraine's mightiest leader?

Volodymyr Zelensky's Servant of the People party has won 227 seats in the 450-seat parliament, securing a thin majority.

Will a comedian become Ukraine's mightiest leader?

Europe

Zelensky's party set for unprecedented majority in Ukraine vote

Partial results show comic-turned-president's party is on course for absolute majority in Ukraine's parliament.

Zelensky's party set for unprecedented majority in Ukraine vote

Elections

Comic-turned-president's party seeks Ukraine parliament majority

Exit polls suggest President Volodymyr Zelensky's party winning Ukraine's key snap parliamentary polls.

Comic-turned-president's party seeks Ukraine parliament majority

Europe

What's at stake in Ukraine's parliamentary election?

Sunday's vote will determine newly-elected president's tenure as he needs power in legislature to implement his agenda.

What's at stake in Ukraine's parliamentary election?

MH17

Five years after MH17 tragedy a ray of hope for justice

Families, investigators urge Russia to cooperate, five years after plane shot down over rebel-held territory in Ukraine.

Five years after MH17 tragedy a ray of hope for justice

Ukraine

Ukraine's Zelensky proposes new peace talks with Russia's Putin

Kremlin considering Volodymyr Zelensky's proposal for expanded peace talks including US President Donald Trump.

Ukraine's Zelensky proposes new peace talks with Russia's Putin

Ukraine

Caught in Ukraine's violence, war and identity crisis

Alarm raised over ultra-nationalist attacks following 50 incidents of political violence last year.

Caught in Ukraine's violence, war and identity crisis