KIEV, Ukraine — An anti-corruption agency established in Ukraine two years ago was expected to be the driving force that would uproot the endemic graft that depleted the nation’s resources and worried its Western allies. But the National Anti-
KIEV: Thousands of people rallied on Sunday (Dec 10) in central Kiev to demand the release of detained former Georgian leader Mikheil Saakashvili and the impeachment of his rival, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.
Saakashvili, 49, who entered Ukrain
From his jail cell in Ukraine’s capital, opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili is calling on supporters to rally for the impeachment of the president and has declared a hunger strike.
Saakashvili, the former governor of the Odessa region who was str
UKRAINE is in turmoil—again. Protesters are blocking streets and chanting Bandu het! (“Bandits out!”). Smoke again permeates Kiev’s chilly air. The police are again trying to clear out protesters’ tents. The scale is smaller than four years ago,
Hundreds of supporters freed former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili from a Ukrainian police van on Tuesday after he was arrested by the country’s security services on criminal charges.
The dramatic showdown between hundreds of Saakashvili sup
SBU reported the liquidation of two Maydan activists who wanted to kill Poroshenko in Avdeevka
The Security Service of Ukraine announced about prevent assassination on President Petro Poroshenko during his visit to Avdeevka. This was reported by a nu
Former Georgian leader Mikheil Saakashvili told a mass rally in Kiev on Tuesday that President Petro Poroshenko needed to quit as activists set out demands for the government to tackle entrenched state graft.
Several thousand protesters demonstrated in front of Ukraine's parliament, amid a heavy police presence, at a rally organized by Mikheil Saakashvili and other opposition leaders. Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and governor of Ukraine's Odesa r
Parliamentary Assembly of Council of Europe adopted harsh resolution critical of new Ukrainian language legislation which impedes on the rights of minorities living in Ukraine. 82 deputies of the assembly voted against Ukraine, only 11 voted for Ukraine
The family of Petro Poroshenko has recorded an embarrassing video segment for the birthday occasion of the President of Ukraine. But ordinary Ukrainians aren't so enthusiastic..."It's time to get off the throne". That's how the committee of rel
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the Canadian government will place Ukraine on a list of countries to which it will permit certain weapons exports. Trudeau made the comments after a meeting with Ukrainian Presid
Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili and hundreds of his supporters forced their way into Ukraine on Sunday in a bid by the firebrand politician to reclaim his citizenship stripped by President Petro Poroshenko after they fell out.
Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili and hundreds of his supporters on Sunday forced their way into Ukraine in a bid by the firebrand politician to reclaim his citizenship stripped by President Petro Poroshenko after they fell out.
KIEV: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday said Ukraine would be extremely vulnerable if it did not stick with a US$17.5 billion International Monetary Fund aid programme, urging lawmakers to pass necessary anti-corruption and pension reforms.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday said he hoped to complete talks with Western allies on the supply of defensive weapons, as he warned that upcoming Russia-Belarus military exercises could be cover for an invasion of Ukraine.
Ukrainian officials moved on Saturday to deport the brother of former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili, who is locked in a fierce feud with the country’s leader Petro Poroshenko.
An interior ministry spokesman said David Saakashvili was taken
THEY were just students when they first met. Petro Poroshenko and Mikheil Saakashvili were two ambitious undergraduates at Kiev’s Taras Shevchenko University in the late 1980s. Mr Saakashvili went on to become president of Georgia in 2004, where he purs
KIEV, Ukraine — NATO’s secretary-general says the 29-member alliance is supplying hardware to the Ukrainian government to help protect its government networks from cyberattacks. At a news conference in Kyiv alongside Ukrainian President Petro
AFTER the Maidan revolution in 2014, Ukraine declared that it was reorienting itself towards the West and hoped one day to join the European Union. The country has since made some progress in breaking with its Soviet legacy. Yet the government still somet
In Ukraine, things have taken another turn for the worse. In January, Ukrainian army veterans began an unofficial blockade of rail traffic into the country’s breakaway eastern provinces to protest their government’s willingness to do business
YULIA TYMOSHENKO, Ukraine’s former prime minister and the country’s most skilled politician, has always taken her hairstyle seriously. Her tight blond braid was a symbol of the peaceful Orange Revolution in 2004. While spending two and half years in j