Tag: Ukraine

staffMarch 22, 2018

Ukraine arrests pilot hero Savchenko over ‘coup plot’

One of Ukraine’s most famous MPs, Nadiya Savchenko, has been arrested on suspicion of planning an assault on parliament and ...

staffJanuary 30, 2018

Ukraine tests locally made cruise missile

Ukraine tested a locally made cruise missile capable of hitting land and sea targets from land Tuesday, National Security and ...

staffJanuary 18, 2018

Ukraine declares Russian occupation in eastern region

Ukraine’s far eastern region is “occupied” by Russia, the parliament announced on Thursday, as Moscow warned the declaration could reignite ...

staffSeptember 27, 2017

Thousands evacuated in Ukraine as ammunition depot explodes

Massive explosions and a blaze at a military ammunition depot in central Ukraine forced authorities to evacuate 24,000 people and ...

staffMay 16, 2017

Ukraine’s Poroshenko to block Russian social networks

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has imposed a ban on Russia’s biggest social media networks and internet services popular with millions. ...

staffMarch 15, 2017

Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held areas

Ukrainian authorities have halted all cargo traffic with separatist-held areas in the east of the country, demanding that pro-Russian rebels ...

staffFebruary 2, 2017

NATO calls on Russia to stop violence in Ukraine

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has called on Russia to use its “considerable influence” to end fighting in eastern Ukraine ...

staffJanuary 24, 2017

London court adjourns hearings on $3bn Ukraine debt to Russia – Minister

Ukraine has not contacted Russia after the meeting of the High Court in London, which completed hearings on the sovereign ...

staffDecember 14, 2016

Bosnia to expel hundreds of foreign property owners amid tax probe

Bosnia will expel more than 300 foreigners, most from the Gulf, as illegal residents after they bought property for investment ...