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Ukraine calls on Western powers to share intelligence on plane crash
Ukraine asked Western powers to share data to help determine whether it was an Iranian missile that caused a plane crash earlier this week. Germany's foreign minister is calling for "the greatest possible transparency."
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky greets former prisoners at Kiev airport
Ukraine and Russia-backed separatists in the country's war-torn east exchanged 200 prisoners, swapping detained fighters for civilians and servicemen held captive in some cases for years in two breakaway regions.
Ukraine, pro-Russia separatists carry out landmark prisoner exchange
The Ukrainian government has exchanged 200 prisoners with Russian-backed separatists in a pre-planned exchange. The swap may indicate the start of a better working relationship between Russia and Ukraine.
Russia, Ukraine sign gas transit deal ahead of deadline
Ukraine's Naftogaz and Russia's Gazprom have signed a deal that will keep natural gas flowing to Western Europe. The accord builds on a number of diplomatic steps this month between Moscow and Kyiv.
Donald Trump meets Russia's top diplomat at White House
Sergey Lavrov discussed a host of issues with Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, including arms control and Ukraine. Lavrov repeated his denial that Russia intervened in the US presidential election.
Trump impeachment probe: Democrats condemn real-time 'witness intimidation'
Marie Yovanovitch testified she felt a "big threat" as she was removed from the post of US ambassador to Ukraine. President Trump tweeted about the diplomat during the impeachment hearing, sparking cries of intimidation.
Trump impeachment inquiry: Two top aides testify to 'improper' call
An army veteran and a foreign service officer who overheard Trump's call to Ukraine's President Zelenskiy gave their testimony to Congress. Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman said there was "no doubt" what Trump was asking for.
Investigators link MH17 plane crash to Russian officials
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
24 Sep 2019
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
10 Sep 2019
Nigeria Super Eagles to play Int'l friendly with Ukraine on Tuesday
Landmark Russia, Ukraine prisoner swap
9 Sep 2019
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.