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Career US diplomat testifies at House impeachment inquiry on Trump's Ukraine dealings

Career US diplomat testifies at House impeachment inquiry on Trump's Ukraine dealings

The Democratic-led US House of Representatives' impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump on Tuesday questioned George Kent

Thousands protest Ukraine leader's peace plan

Thousands protest Ukraine leader's peace plan

About 10,000 people including Ukraine's former president Petro Poroshenko gathered in central Kiev on Sunday to protest a plan for broader autonomy for separatist territories ahead of a high-stakes summit ...

Trump says he wants Ukraine, China to investigate Bidens

Trump says he wants Ukraine, China to investigate Bidens

US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he wanted Ukraine and China to investigate political rival and former US Vice President Joe Biden and his son, openly advocating an action ...

Whistleblower in Ukraine scandal is a CIA officer

Whistleblower in Ukraine scandal is a CIA officer

The whistleblower whose complaint has shaken the foundations of Donald Trump's presidency is a male officer of the Central Intelligence Agency who was seconded to the White House ...

Trump asked Ukraine to probe rival Biden

Trump asked Ukraine to probe rival Biden

Facing an impeachment probe in Congress, President Donald Trump was forced on Wednesday to release a call transcript showing he had urged his Ukrainian counterpart to investigate rival Joe Biden ...

Preparations for Russia-Ukraine prisoner exchange underway: state TV

Preparations for Russia-Ukraine prisoner exchange underway: state TV

A long-awaited exchange of prisoners between Moscow and Kiev has begun, Russian state television reported on Saturday, broadcasting footage of buses leaving a jail in the capital.

Ukraine president picks young lawyer as prime minister

Ukraine president picks young lawyer as prime minister

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Thursday picked untested 35-year-old lawyer Oleksiy Goncharuk as his prime minister, as a new parliament met for the first time.

Ukraine releases Russia journalist pending treason trial

Ukraine releases Russia journalist pending treason trial

Ukraine on Wednesday released a Russian state media journalist pending his trial for "high treason", as the two countries discuss potential prisoner swaps.

Ukraine anti-vaccine protesters insist on rights despite measles outbreak

Ukraine anti-vaccine protesters insist on rights despite measles outbreak

Some 200 anti-vaccine protesters rallied in Kiev Thursday after authorities threatened to ban unvaccinated children from schools in Ukraine, which is hit by a deadly measles outbreak.

Ukraine catches suspected Israeli online dope dealer after escape

Ukraine catches suspected Israeli online dope dealer after escape

Ukraine said Saturday it had captured an Israeli-American suspected of leading a major online-drug dealing network a day after he escaped while being extradited to the Jewish state.

Eight killed in Ukraine hotel fire

Eight killed in Ukraine hotel fire

Eight people were killed and ten were injured in a hotel fire in Ukraine's port city of Odessa early Saturday, emergency services said.

Seventeen Chinese, Ukrainian seamen kidnapped off Cameroon

Seventeen Chinese, Ukrainian seamen kidnapped off Cameroon

Nine Chinese and eight Ukrainian seamen were abducted in attacks on two merchant ships off Cameroon, in the latest act of piracy in the Gulf of Guinea, sources said Friday.