Mikheil Saakashvili  arriving in Ukraine: the former president of Georgia has had his Ukrainian citizenship reinstated by the new president Volodymyr Zelensky. Photograph: EPA/Sergey Dolzhenko

The colourful life of Mikheil Saakashvili took another twist on Wednesday when the former Georgian president returned to Ukraine, where he was previou(...)

Flowers being laid at the Maidan activists “Heavenly Hundred Heroes” memorial in Kiev. Photograph: Sergei Supinsky

Ukraine has been lambasted for failing to achieve justice for more than 100 protesters killed during its Maidan revolution, which reached its bloody c(...)

 Vladyslav Manger, the head of the Kherson Regional Council, in court in  Kiev, Ukraine, yesterday. Photograph:  Stas Kozlyuk/EPA

A senior Ukrainian regional official has appeared in court over the murder of activist Kateryna Handziuk, seven months after attackers doused her with(...)

Boris Herman, who according to Ukrainian authorities is a suspect in a plot to murder Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko, at a court hearing in Kiev, Ukraine. Photograph: Reuters/Volodymyr Hontar

The journalist who came back from the dead, the former monk who was hired to kill him, a suspect who claims to be a secret agent and an alleged maste(...)

Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko (centre), who was reported murdered in the Ukrainian capital on Tuesday, Ukrainian Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko (left) and head of the National Police Serhii Kniaziev attend a news briefing in Kiev on Thursday. Photograph: Reuters/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukraine’s SBU security service has said that it faked the bloody murder of dissident journalist Arkady Babchenko to foil an alleged Russian plot to ki(...)

Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili  greets supporters outside of a courthouse in Kiev, Ukraine. Photograph: Genya Savilov/AFP/Getty Images

Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili is planning new protest rallies in Ukraine following his release from custody, and wants the West to put(...)

Ukraine’s prosecutor general Yuriy Lutsenko warned that those found guilty of large-scale tax evasion could face up to 15 years in jail. Photograph: Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters

Ukrainian anti-corruption agencies have pledged to act swiftly to identify and punish politicians who acted illegally in accumulating the riches reve(...)

Ukrainian parliament speaker Volodymyr Groysman was expected to be appointed prime minister, but negotiations dragged on all day without yielding agreement on a full list of cabinet ministers. Photograph: Gleb Garanich/Reuters

Ukraine stumbled closer to snap parliamentary elections on Tuesday, as its ruling parties failed to form a new government amid increasingly tense talk(...)