Sergei Shefir –  chief aide to and friend of  Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelensky – was unhurt when his car was struck by at least 10 bullets as he was driven  into the Ukrainian capital on Wednesday morning. Photograph: Ukrainian Presidential Press Service/AFP

Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy has vowed that he and his team will not be intimated by an apparent assassination attempt on one of his closes(...)

Ukraine’s interior minister Arsen Avakov has resigned. Photograph: STR/NurPhoto via Getty

Ukraine’s parliament has accepted the unexpected resignation of powerful interior minister, Arsen Avakov, prompting speculation about the future plan(...)