February 19, 2020 10:28 am
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Facebook that Tuesday's outbreak of hostilities was an attempt to derail efforts to end the conflict and said he would call a meeting of his Security Council to discuss the situation.
January 26, 2020 2:25 pm
The conversation, captured on a recording made public Saturday, contradicted Trump’s repeated statements that he does not know the two men who went on to work with the president’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani to carry out a pressure campaign on Ukraine.
January 18, 2020 10:33 pm
The plane disaster, in which all 176 aboard were killed, has added to international pressure on Iran as it grapples with a long running row with the United States over its nuclear programme that briefly erupted into open conflict this month.
January 17, 2020 3:19 pm
The PM's offer to relinquish his position comes after he was caught on tape criticizing President Zelenskiy. Honcharuk became the youngest head of government in the country's history when he assumed office in August.
January 13, 2020 1:15 pm
Justin Trudeau called it a Canadian tragedy. "This tragedy should never have occurred," he said. "We will not rest until there are answers. We will not rest until there is justice and accountability."
January 13, 2020 7:41 am
Ironically, Rouhani had reminded the US of that tragedy in a tweet on January 6, when he had pointedly asked President Trump to "remember the number 290", and hashtagged "IR655", the number of the Iran Air flight that the US missile had brought down on that occasion.
January 10, 2020 9:54 pm
Ukriane President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said in a post on Facebook early Friday that the possibility that a missile had downed the Ukraine International Airlines plane Wednesday, killing all 176 aboard, “cannot be ruled out but is not currently confirmed.”
January 10, 2020 8:41 pm
Western leaders Thursday announced the Ukraine plan appeared to have been unintentionally hit by a missile near Tehran hours after Iran launched ballistic missiles at two US bases in Iraq to avenge the killing of its top general in an American airstrike.
January 09, 2020 12:27 pm
Many of the passengers were believed to be international students attending universities in Canada; they were making their way back to Toronto by way of Kyiv after visiting with family during the winter break.
January 09, 2020 9:04 am
Ukraine Boeing 737 Plane Crash in Iran Today: The plane belonging to Ukraine International Airlines crashed minutes after take-off from the Imam Khomeini International Airport.
April 30, 2019 7:04 am
Ukraine marks the 33rd anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, when the 4th unit of the plant exploded early hours April 26, 1986.
February 22, 2015 3:51 pm
Ukrainian military and separatist representatives exchanged dozens of prisoners under cover of darkness at a remote frontline location.
July 18, 2014 11:48 pm
A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 — Flight MH17 en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur — with 298 people aboard crashed in eastern Ukraine near the Russian border on Thursday.
June 14, 2014 12:14 pm
Ukrainian troops battle Pro-Russia insurgents driving them out of buildings in Mariupol.