Ukrainian prime minister Oleksiy Honcharuk: Did not deny that it was his voice on the tapes, but said they had been edited to create a false impression. Photograph: Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters

Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy has rejected prime minister Oleksiy Honcharuk’s offer to resign after being allegedly caught on tape telling o(...)

People stand near the wreckage after a Ukrainian plane carrying 176 passengers crashed near Imam Khomeini airport in Tehran on Wednesday. Photograph: Vadati Rohhollah/AFP/Getty Images

Kiev is sending security and aviation officials to Iran to help investigate why a Boeing 737 belonging to Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) crashed(...)

Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy applauds after the Ukrainian parliament voted to strip themselves of immunity from prosecution, in Kiev. Photograph: Stepan Franko/EPA

Ukraine’s parliament has voted to strip deputies of immunity from prosecution, striking a first major blow for new president Volodymyr Zelenskiy and h(...)