Ukraine
Ukraine (/juːˈkreɪn/; Ukrainian: Україна, transliterated: Ukrayina, [ukrɑˈjinɑ]) is a country in Eastern Europe. It has an area of 603,628 km (233,062&#...
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British Ambassador: Security of Ukraine is security of Europe
British Ambassador Judith Gough said that Ukraine's security is very important for Britain, because it is also the security of Europe.
In tiny Moldova, hints of a 'federalized' Ukraine's future
Gagauzia, an autonomous region in southern Moldova, looks to Moscow before the West, much as Ukraine's restive east does. And the poor, agricultural region could show the problems a federalized Donbas...
The Russian psychological warfare
No one can escape the lie manufacturing machinery in the Kremlin: Obama’s decisions are falsified by the Russian press, and Kerry’s speeches, when they are not mangled, are completely made up. The Bri...
The General Who Won WWII - You Never Guess How Stalin Rewarded Him
Georgy Zhukov was a Soviet career officer in the Red Army who, in the course of World War II, played the most pivotal role in leading the Red Army drive through much of Eastern Europe to liberate the ...
‘Tremors’ in Kiev: Moment of huge blast caused by pipe rupture caught on camera
A huge blast rocked Kiev's Goloseevsky Avenue following an underground pipe rupture, Monday. The pipe rupture was reportedly followed by the rush of water to...
Ukrainian Drivers Are Converting Their Cars into Wood Burners to Save Money on Gas
With the advent of an energy crisis and the rising cost of gas, people are becoming interested in alternative forms of energy. For example, a growing number of Ukrainian drivers are turning to wood to...
President Vladimir Putin Tells West Not To Fear Russia
Russia is not a threat to Nato, President Vladimir Putin says. "Only an insane person and only in a dream can imagine that Russia would suddenly attack Nato," Mr Putin told Italian newspaper Corriere ...
Ukrainian artists occupy Russian pavilion at Venice Biennale
Mock occupation by activists in military uniforms mimics Russia’s military incursion into east Ukraine Mimicking the Russian military involvement in east Ukraine, a group of Ukrainian artists and acti...
Officials say death toll in Ukraine mine blast reaches 32
Officials in a separatist rebel-held city in east Ukraine say the death toll from an accidental explosion at a coal mine has risen to 32 with one person unaccounted for.
Ukrainian model Anna Duritskaya was with Boris Nemtsov when he was murdered
Anna Duritskaya, 23, was with the pro-Western reformer when he was killed in a drive-by shooting in view of the Kremlin as they walked home from a restaurant in Red Square on Friday.
Ukraine crisis: Deadly bomb blast hits rally in Kharkiv
A bomb kills at least two people and injures at least 10 at a march in Ukraine's second city, Kharkiv, as the ceasefire in the east takes hold.
Putin Demands Surrender of Encircled Ukrainian Troops
Russian President Vladimir Putin is calling on pro-Russian rebels to allow besieged Ukrainian troops safe passage out of the encircled town of Debaltseve in eastern Ukraine. Speaking Tuesday in th...
Heavy Armor Withdrawal in Ukraine Set to Begin Monday
Withdrawal of heavy armor from the frontlines in Ukraine is set to begin Monday under terms of the cease-fire deal aimed at ending the fighting in the country's east.Sunday marked the firs...
Ukraine crisis: Fierce fighting after Minsk peace deal
New fighting is reported in eastern Ukraine despite a new ceasefire deal that is due to come into force at midnight on Saturday.
History of Ukraine
The territory of Ukraine has been inhabited by Neanderthals for at least 44,000 years. Prehistoric Ukraine as part of the Pontic steppe has been an important factor in Eurasian cultural contact, inclu...
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Kievan Rus'
Kievan Rus' (Old East Slavic Рѹ́сь, Рѹ́сьскаѧ землѧ, Greek Ῥωσία, Latin Rus(s)ia, Ruscia, Ruzzia, Rut(h)enia, Old Norse Garðaríki) was a loose federation of East Slavic tribes in Europe from the late ...
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Ukraine after the Russian Revolution
Ukrainian territory was fought over by various factions after the Russian Revolution of 1917 and the First World War, which added the collapse of Austria-Hungary to that of the Imperial Russia. The cr...
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2013–15 Ukrainian crisis
A prolonged crisis in Ukraine began on 21 November 2013, when then-president Viktor Yanukovych suspended preparations for the implementation of an association agreement with the European Union. This d...
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2014 Crimean crisis
The internationally recognised Ukrainian territory of Crimea was annexed by the Russian Federation in March 2014. From the time of the annexation on 18 March 2014, Russia has de facto administered the...
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Geography of Ukraine
Map of UkraineThe geography of Ukraine varies greatly from one region of the country to another, with the majority of the country lying within the East European Plain. Ukraine is the second-largest co...
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Kiev
Kiev (/ˈkiːɛf, -ɛv/) or Kyiv (Ukrainian: Київ [ˈkɪjiw]; Russian: Киев [ˈkʲiɪf]) is the capital and largest city of Ukraine, located in the north central part of the country on the Dnieper Rive...
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Protected areas of Ukraine
Protected areas of Ukraine (Ukrainian: охоронні території) are special areas of Ukraine established with the goal of protecting the natural and cultural heritage of the country from excessive chan...
Culture of Ukraine
Ukrainian culture and customs of Ukraine and ethnic Ukrainians contain a blend of Eastern European and Western European elements. Ukraine has a shared culture and history with neighboring nations, dat...
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Ukrainian art
Ukrainian culture and customs of Ukraine and ethnic Ukrainians contain a blend of Eastern European and Western European elements. Ukraine has a shared culture and history with neighboring nations, dat...
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Music of Ukraine
Ukrainian music (Ukrainian: Українська музика) is a music which its content covers diverse and multiple component elements of the music that is found in Western and Eastern musical civilization. I...
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Ukrainian folk music
Ukrainian folk music includes a number of varieties of ethnic (traditional), folkloric, folk-inspired popular and folk-inspired classical traditions.In the 20th century numerous ethnographic and folkl...