Europe

Ukraine election: Petro Poroshenko remains unpopular in Odessa

Ethnic diversity may be why voters in Odessa reject their incumbent president in the first round of the presidential election.

Ukraine

Ukraine: Poroshenko holds one-man 'debate' before runoff

Presidential vote frontrunner stays away from election debate organised by incumbent leader, prompting a one-man show.

Ukraine: Poroshenko holds one-man 'debate' before runoff

Europe

Ukraine presidential rivals court Macron, Merkel

Frontrunner Volodymyr Zelensky meets French leader as incumbent president courts both Merkel and Macron on the same day.

Ukraine presidential rivals court Macron, Merkel before runoff

Europe

Ukraine launches long-awaited anti-corruption court

The court is being set up before a presidential poll runoff as part of Ukraine's $3.9bn loan programme with IMF.

Ukraine launches long-awaited anti-corruption court

Opinion

Why ethnopolitics doesn't work in Ukraine

Petro Poroshenko's electoral failure shows the limits of using ethnonationalism as a political strategy in Ukraine.

Leonid Ragozin

by Leonid Ragozin

Leonid Ragozin

Ukraine

Poroshenko attacks Zelensky before Ukraine runoff

Incumbent president links political novice Volodymyr Zelensky's success in first round of polls to 'Kremlin agents'.

Ukraine election: Poroshenko attacks Zelensky before runoff

Opinion

Why Ukrainians want to elect a comedian as president

The Ukrainian electorate has run out of patience.

Katya Gorchinskaya

by Katya Gorchinskaya

Katya Gorchinskaya

Elections

Ukraine gears up to hold tight presidential vote

Sunday's poll will test the incumbent president for the first time since he came to power on a revolutionary wave.

Ukraine gears up to hold tight presidential election

Ukraine

Ukrainian voters speak ahead of key presidential poll

Before Ukraine's presidential election on Sunday, voters speak to Al Jazeera about which way they will vote and why.

Ukrainian voters speak ahead of key presidential poll

Europe

Kharkiv's pro-Russian protesters still mistrustful of Kiev

Some in Kharkiv see Ukrainian government as 'illegitimate' and will not vote in Sunday's presidential elections.

Kharkiv's pro-Russian protesters still mistrustful of Kiev

Ukraine

Ukraine corruption crisis haunts president's re-election bid

Many say Petro Poroshenko failed to deliver promises to tackle graft, which is a key issue in the presidential vote.

Ukraine

Ukraine begins Poroshenko impeachment process

Ukrainian president is accused of having knowledge of a criminal money laundering scheme involving the armed forces.

Ukraine begins Poroshenko impeachment process

Petro Poroshenko

Poroshenko announces bid for second term as Ukraine's president

Poroshenko was elected in 2014 after mass protests forced out former president Viktor Yanukovich.

Poroshenko announces bid for second term as Ukraine's president

Ukraine

Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko announces end of martial law

President says Russian threat is still present, but military rule has to end due to the upcoming presidential vote.

Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko announces end of martial law

Opinion

Wag the dog in Ukraine?

What was the Kerch incident really about?

Leonid Ragozin

by Leonid Ragozin

Leonid Ragozin