March 05, 2015 3:24 pm
The blast occurred before dawn Wednesday more than 1,000 meters (3,200 feet) underground at the Zasyadko mine in Donetsk.
January 23, 2015 4:42 pm
Separatists have warned, however, that they intend to continue their advances and take more territory.
January 19, 2015 2:20 pm
Rebel leader Alexander Zakharchenko said at a press conference early Monday in Donetsk that the rebels had taken control of the airport.
September 29, 2014 5:06 pm
Violence has continued despite a cease-fire declared on September 5.
September 10, 2014 5:16 pm
President Petro Poroshenko said the regions would remain part of Ukraine and rejected the idea of federalisation.
September 07, 2014 2:50 pm
Blasts powerful enough to be heard in downtown Donetsk came from the area near the airport.
August 14, 2014 7:47 pm
It was not immediately clear when the trucks would arrive at the border or whether Ukrainian officials would allow them to pass.
August 11, 2014 1:01 am
Talk of ceasefire evaporates, army tightens noose around separatists.
July 22, 2014 9:17 am
The 15-nation Council condemned "in the strongest terms" the downing of MH17 on July 17 in Donetsk.
July 20, 2014 10:06 am
Many see the hand of Russia, either for its suspected support of the insurgents or perhaps for firing the missile itself.