The United States is accusing Russia of firing on Ukrainian military positions in troubled eastern Ukraine from inside Russia.
July 25, 2014
The Ukrainian defense ministry says two of its military fighter jets have been shot down in eastern Ukraine.
July 23, 2014
The remains of some of the nearly 300 victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over Ukraine were making their way to the Netherlands on Tuesday as a senior Ukrainian separatist leader handed over the plane's black boxes to Malaysian experts.
July 22, 2014
Ukraine has offered to give the lead in the investigation into the downing of the Malaysian airliner last week to the Netherlands, the country that had the most citizens on board.
July 21, 2014
Malaysia's transport minister said it would be an "outrage against human decency" if it's determined that a Malaysia Airlines plane was deliberately shot down over eastern Ukraine.
July 18, 2014
overnment Vice-President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos made the following statement regarding the crashing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 on Ukrainian territory, near the border with Russia:
July 18, 2014
U.S. President Barack Obama has announced new economic sanctions on Russian banks and energy companies for Moscow's support of the pro-Russian separatist rebellion in Ukraine.
July 16, 2014
Germany has criticised Russia for failing to meet commitments to end the violence in Ukraine, and said it might face further EU sanctions.
BBC: July 16, 2014
Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova sign partnership agreements with the European Union, in a move opposed by Russia.
BBC: June 27, 2014
Pro-Russian separatists rejected a unilateral cease-fire declared by Ukraine's newly inaugurated president, casting doubt on the new effort to end the conflict in the country's east that has killed hundreds.
June 22, 2014