Yuri Lutsenko

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People holding placards reading “Who are Gandzyuk’s killers?” in front of the ministry of internal affairs of Ukraine. Photograph: Genya Savilov/AFP/Getty

Ukrainian prosecutor general Yuri Lutsenko has offered to resign over the murder of activist Kateryna Handziuk, amid anger about the investigation int(...)

Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko meeting US president Donald Trump  at the White House  on June 20th, 2017: BBC reports the meeting was secured by a secret payment of up to $600,000.  Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty

Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has denounced as “an outright lie, slander and fake” a report that he secured a White House meeting with US presi(...)

Paul Manafort, former campaign manager for Donald Trump:  quit in August 2016, amid claims that between 2007-2012 he received more than $12 million in secret payments from Viktor Yanukovich. Photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters

Ukrainian prosecutors have denied halting investigations into Paul Manafort, a former campaign manager for US president Donald Trump, so as not to jeo(...)

Nadiya Savchenko embraces a supporter after being detained on charges of planning a military-style coup, in Kiev on Thursday. Photograph: Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters

Ukrainian deputy Nadiya Savchenko has been detained for allegedly plotting to kill the nation’s leaders in a Moscow-backed coup, less than two years a(...)

Nadezhda Savchenko says accusations that she plotted to blow up Kiev’s parliament and massacre its deputies are politically motivated. Photograph: Genya Savilov/AFP/Getty Images

Less than two years after Nadezhda Savchenko returned from a Russian prison to a hero’s welcome, the ex-military pilot dubbed “Ukraine’s Joan of Arc” (...)

 Former Georgian president and ex-Odessa governor Mikheil Saakashvili with  supporters during Sunday’s  rally in  Kiev, Ukraine. Photograph:  EPA/Sergey Dolzhenko

Protesters tussled with police in central Kiev on Sunday, as thousands of people joined a rally led by former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili a(...)

Supporters of former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili gather near a temporary detention facility where he is being held in custody in Kiev. Photograph: Gleb Garanich/Reuters

Thousands of Ukrainians marched through a snowy Kiev on Sunday to protest against the country’s ruling elite, its failure to fight corruption, and the(...)

Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili speaks  to his supporters as they camp out outside parliament demanding the resignation of the Ukrainian president, in Kiev, Ukraine, on  Wednesday. Photograph: Evgeniy Maloletka/AP

Ukraine’s law enforcers were locked in a standoff with fugitive former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili on Wednesday and faced mounting question(...)

Former Georgian  president Mikheil Saakashvili flashes a victory sign after he was freed by his supporters in Kiev on Tuesday. Photograph: Gleb Garanich/Reuters

Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili was detained on a Kiev rooftop and then freed from a police van by supporters on Tuesday, as Ukraine’s (...)

Protesters  in central Kiev on Sunday demand swifter political change and an end to corruption. Photograph: Gleb Garanich/Reuters

Ukraine’s prosecutor General Yuri Lutsenko has accused anti-corruption investigators of acting illegally, including through collaboration with the FBI(...)

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