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MH17 families voice concerns over new discovery of remains

MH17 families voice concerns over new discovery of remains

Relatives of those killed in the MH17 air disaster have called for greater respect for victims' remains fearing some may be ‘playing a game’ after a new discovery of bones.

Putin says Russians do not want Ukraine-style 'coup'

Putin says Russians do not want Ukraine-style 'coup'

President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said Russians ‘do not want and will not stand for’ a Ukraine-style coup as he responded to a question from a rival presidential candidate at his annual press conference.

Saakashvili supporters stage protest against Ukraine president

Saakashvili supporters stage protest against Ukraine president

Several thousand people marched through central Kiev on Sunday to protest against the detention of Ukrainian opposition figure Mikheil Saakashvili and call for the impeachment of President Petro Poroshenko.

Tillerson says Ukraine is biggest obstacle to normal Russia ties

Tillerson says Ukraine is biggest obstacle to normal Russia ties

The United States would ‘badly’ like to lift sanctions against Russia but will not do so until Moscow has pulled its forces out of eastern Ukraine and Crimea, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said ...

Belarus says detained Ukrainian journalist built 'spy ring'

Belarus says detained Ukrainian journalist built 'spy ring'

The Belarusian KGB security service said Monday a detained Ukrainian radio journalist spied on Belarus for Kiev and built a ‘spy ring’ consisting of Belarusian nationals.

Tensions rise between Serbia, Ukraine over 'mercenaries'

Tensions rise between Serbia, Ukraine over 'mercenaries'

Serbia this week summoned its ambassador in Kiev for consultations after Ukraine raised concerns over Serbian "mercenaries" fighting on the side of pro-Russian rebels in its conflict-torn east.

Russia frees two pro-Kiev Crimea Tatar leaders from jail

Russia frees two pro-Kiev Crimea Tatar leaders from jail

Russia has released from jail two prominent Crimean Tatar activists opposed to Moscow's annexation of Ukraine's Crimea region, their lawyer said on Wednesday.

New cyber attacks hit airport, metro in Ukraine

New cyber attacks hit airport, metro in Ukraine

Ukraine was the chief victim of a major cyber attack earlier this year, and the government had warned on October 13 that another strike might be coming.

Ukraine makes first move to meet protester demands

Ukraine makes first move to meet protester demands

Ukrainian lawmakers on Thursday moved towards meeting one of the demands of anti-corruption protesters who have set up the first tent city in Kiev since the pro-EU revolt of 2014.

Tens of thousands evacuated from Ukraine arms depot 'sabotage' blasts

Tens of thousands evacuated from Ukraine arms depot 'sabotage' blasts

Ukrainian authorities evacuated more than 30,000 people Wednesday from the central Vinnytsia region after a huge arms depot storing missiles caught fire and exploded in what prosecutors said was a possible act of "sabotage".

Thousands evacuated after blasts in Ukraine arms depot

Thousands evacuated after blasts in Ukraine arms depot

Ukrainian authorities evacuated more than 30,000 people on Wednesday from the central Vinnytsya region after a huge arms depot caught fire and set off explosions in what prosecutors said was a possible act of "sabotage".

Qatar Airways launches daily flights to Ukrainian capital

Qatar Airways launches daily flights to Ukrainian capital

Boryspil International Airport CEO Pavlo Riabikin welcomed Qatar Airways' chief commercial officer Ehab Amin at a traditional airport arrival ceremony on Monday.