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Investigators link MH17 plane crash to Russian officials
2 days ago
Dutch investigators say they have intercepted telephone calls that implicate the Russian government in the MH17 downing over Ukraine in 2014.
Trump 'put pressure' to remove Ukrainian ambassador
In the latest testimony given to the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, the former US ambassador to Ukraine said he "put pressure" to remove her from her post.
Ukraine summit in Paris delayed amid continued bickering
A new Normandy-format meeting to end the war in eastern Ukraine has proven difficult to put together. Breakthroughs leading to peace have been elusive as negotiations have devolved into a political tug-of-war.
Nigeria Super Eagles to play Int'l friendly with Ukraine on today
Nigeria Super Eagles to play Int'l friendly with Ukraine on Tuesday
Landmark Russia, Ukraine prisoner swap
After lengthy negotiations, Russia and Ukraine carried out a major prisoner exchange. While Ukraine saw prominent film-maker Oleg Sentsov and others freed, Russia benefited most from the swap.
Ukraine troops hold target practice in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
In the course of filming in Pripyat, DW reporters learned that the Ukrainian national guard holds target practice in the radioactively contaminated city. Why there, and how dangerous is it?
Olympic legends deny taking bribes for Rio de Janeiro bid
Ukraine's Sergey Bubk and Russia's Alexander Popov have said allegations against them relating to Rio's successful 2016 bid are false. Popov said he did not even vote for the Brazilian city, which beat Madrid.
Vladimir Putin stirs Russia-Ukraine tensions with passport offer
Just as Ukraine is set for a new leader, Russia has offered passports to millions of Ukrainians. Experts say Moscow wants to cement power over occupied areas and stop population decline — but the move is a powder keg.
War in Donbass: Local youth turn their backs on Ukraine
War in Donbass: Local youth turn their backs on Ukraine.
Crisis-hit Ukraine desperate for savior in presidential election
Amid corruption woes and conflict, voters in Ukraine are set to choose their next president. A TV comedian is currently leading the polls, but his victory is not a given.
G20 summit opens as leaders give Saudi prince mixed reception
3 Dec 2018
World leaders have opened talks at the G20 summit in Argentina. A weekend of meetings is expected to be overshadowed by the contentious presence of the Saudi crown prince and tensions between Russia and Ukraine.
Ukraine president asks Germany, NATO to send ships to Sea of Azov
1 Dec 2018
NATO members including Germany have been asked to send naval vessels to the Sea of Azov to back Ukraine against Russia. "Germany is one of our closest allies," President Petro Poroshenko said.