Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Moscow will not interfere in the political unrest in neighboring Ukraine and says other nations should stay out of the dispute as well.
December 4, 2013
Demonstrators in Ukraine who have been protesting for several days to demand the government reverse course and sign a landmark agreement with the European Union have clashed with police.
November 25, 2013
Ukrainian MPs have rejected a bill that would have allowed the release of jailed opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko, dealing a blow to Kiev's hopes of a trade deal with the EU.
BBC: November 21, 2013
A top US official called on eastern European nations to cast aside "old hatreds and grievances" and work towards reconciliation and democracy for all.
AFP: November 14, 2013
Ukrainian side Metalist Kharkiv have been thrown out of this year's Champions League over match-fixing claims, and will be replaced by PAOK of Greece, UEFA said on Wednesday.
AFP: August 14, 2013
Ukraine's pre-trial detention of former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko in 2011 was illegal and her rights to a legal review and compensation were violated, European judges have ruled.
BBC: April 30, 2013
Police in Ukraine are investigating the unexplained beheading of a judge and his family.
BBC: December 17, 2012
At first, protests by Ukrainian feminist group Femen were ignored by the media. But two years ago the women started taking off their shirts. In recent months, their tactic has spread to France, Canada, and Brazil.
November 7, 2012
International observers say Ukraine's election has been a backward step for democracy, marred by "the abuse of power and the excessive role of money".
BBC: October 29, 2012
The film L by Greek director Babis Makridis collected the Grand Prix of the international film festival Molodist, which drew to a close in the Ukrainian capital Kiev on Oct. 28.
Hollywood Reporter: October 29, 2012