Kevin Zeese / Popular ResistanceApr 22, 2019
Volodymyr Zelensky has ousted corrupt puppet president, Petro Poroshenko, in a landslide victory. We should have seen this coming. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
YURAS KARMANAU / The Associated PressMar 31, 2019
Voters in Ukraine are casting ballots after a campaign that produced a comedian with no political experience as the front-runner. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
The Associated PressJul 12, 2018
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says the natural gas pipeline venture between Germany and Russia "is an absolutely political project" and poses a "danger" for Europe's energy security and competitiveness. Dig deeper ( 5 Min. Read )
JOSH LEDERMAN / The Associated PressMar 26, 2018
Reacting to the poisoning of an ex-spy in Britain, the White House says 60 Russian diplomats will be expelled; Canada and 14 EU nations also order expulsions. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigOct 4, 2015
Russian and Ukrainian officials expressed cautious optimism following discussions in which Russia pushed for Ukraine to take back legal control of eastern territories. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
By Halyna Mokrushyna, CounterPunchMay 17, 2015
When the people of the Donetsk area protested imposed changes, Kyiv launched an “anti-terrorist” operation against them. I saw firsthand these “terrorists,” who had decided to build something different from the oligarchic regime. Theirs is an enormous and difficult task. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigMar 15, 2015
Petro Poroshenko admits that a $17.5 billion International Monetary Fund loan and its associated austerity measures won’t improve the lives of ordinary Ukrainians -- but will help pay foreign creditors and fund the country's ongoing civil war. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigFeb 14, 2015
Jeffrey Sommers, senior fellow at the University of Wisconsin’s Institute of World Affairs, is “cautiously optimistic” that a deal aimed at ending hostilities in Ukraine’s Donbass region will terminate the nearly yearlong civil war. (Pictured is Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.) Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Kasia Anderson / TruthdigFeb 11, 2015
President Obama tackled what was no doubt one of the more daunting items on his to-do list Tuesday when he called up his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, and presented his take on what Putin should do about Ukraine. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
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