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The so-called memory wall at St Michael’s monastery in central Kyiv, which carries photos of thousands of people killed in fighting between government forces and Russian-led separatists in eastern Ukraine

Nearly eight years of war in eastern Ukraine have often felt remote to Kyiv, the golden-domed capital of three million people that spans the broad Dni(...)

 Ukraine’s former president Petro Poroshenko addresses supporters after his arrival at an airport some 40km outside Kyiv on Monday. Photograph:  Aleksey Filippov/AFP via Getty Images

Former Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has returned to his homeland to face treason allegations that he says are part of a politically motivated (...)

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(...)

Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky talking to socially distanced journalists in a Kiev park near the presidential administration on Wednesday. Photograph: Sergey Dolzhenko/EPA

Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy has said he wants to resume peace talks with Russia when the coronavirus pandemic allows, and admitted one ye(...)

A Ukrainian Orthodox priest: The Moscow Patriarchate angered Ukraine’s government by failing to halt all public services over the Easter period. Photograph:  Genya Savilov / AFP

A Russian request to send aid to a historic Kiev monastery that is under coronavirus quarantine has drawn wary and angry responses in Ukraine, where r(...)

A Ukrainian man places flowers at a memorial to activists who were killed at Maidan Square during the 2014 anti-government protests in Kiev. Photograph: Sergey Dolzhenko/EPA

The last time Olena Lysak spoke to her uncle, on January 22nd, 2014, she asked why he would not come home to western Ukraine from a huge anti-governme(...)

Ukrainian servicemen at a position on the front line with Russia-backed separatists near the village of Zhelobok, Lugansk region, January 18th. Photograph: Anatolii Stepanov/AFP via Getty

Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy has pledged to keep pursuing a peace deal with Russia, despite a deadly flare-up in fighting between governmen(...)

Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy. Photograph: Ints Kalnins/Reuters

In his first New Year’s Eve address as the president of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskiy urged his compatriots to make unity their “national idea” in 2020(...)

Volodymyr Zelenskiy: The furore taught him to treat some of Ukraine’s friends, as well as its foes, with great caution. Photograph:  Taylor Weidman/Bloomberg

When Ukraine’s most popular comedian became its president last May, he was prepared for unpleasant surprises from the east, not the west. Volodymyr Z(...)

Rudy Giuliani, former mayor of New York, arrives with his associate Lev Parnas before a state funeral service for former US president George HW Bush at the National Cathedral in Washington in December 2018.  Photograph: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images

On a warm summer evening last year, Lev Parnas stepped aboard a private cruise around New York Harbour for a gathering of some of Rudy Giuliani’s clos(...)

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