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# kiev - Tuesday 3 August, 2021

Missing Belarus activist found dead in Ukraine, UN calls for 'thorough' investigation
# Vitaly Shishov
# Vitaly Shishov

Missing Belarus activist found dead in Ukraine, UN calls for 'thorough' investigation

Updated Aug 3rd 2021, 2:10 PM 85,496 Views 42 Comments

Vitaly Shishov ran an NGO that helped his compatriots flee repression in Belarus.

# kiev - Monday 9 September, 2019

'No one is above the law': US House steps up Trump impeachment probe
# Everything's Impeachy
# Everything's Impeachy

'No one is above the law': US House steps up Trump impeachment probe

Sep 9th 2019, 7:26 PM 27,426 Views 27 Comments

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has made clear she believes the party needs to focus on defeating Trump in the 2020 election.

# kiev - Monday 18 March, 2019

Chelsea lodge Uefa complaint over alleged racist abuse in Kiev
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

Chelsea lodge Uefa complaint over alleged racist abuse in Kiev

Mar 18th 2019, 3:05 PM 3,248 Views 9 Comments

Callum Hudson-Odoi was reportedly victim of the abuse after his goal last Thursday night.

# kiev - Saturday 15 December, 2018

Ukraine Orthodox priests to establish church independent from Russia
# Kiev
# Kiev

Ukraine Orthodox priests to establish church independent from Russia

Dec 15th 2018, 10:59 AM 9,036 Views 36 Comments

Ukrainian authorities hope it will be a further step out of Russia’s orbit.

# kiev - Thursday 31 May, 2018

'Dead' Russian journalist faked his own death with pig's blood and trip to morgue
# ARKADY Babchenko
# ARKADY Babchenko

'Dead' Russian journalist faked his own death with pig's blood and trip to morgue

May 31st 2018, 5:30 PM 14,871 Views 20 Comments

“I only stopped being afraid at the morgue.”

# kiev - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

'Dead' Russian journalist who's really alive and well vows to 'die at 96 and dance on Putin's grave'
# ARKADY Babchenko
# ARKADY Babchenko

'Dead' Russian journalist who's really alive and well vows to 'die at 96 and dance on Putin's grave'

May 30th 2018, 9:16 PM 53,362 Views 112 Comments

Secret Service officials say they faked his death to catch those who were trying to kill him.

# kiev - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Russian journalist shot dead in his apartment in Ukraine, police say
# Kiev
# Kiev

Russian journalist shot dead in his apartment in Ukraine, police say

May 29th 2018, 9:08 PM 11,108 Views 28 Comments

Arkadi Babchenko had hosted a programme on Ukrainian private television ATR for the past year.

# kiev - Saturday 26 May, 2018

'It was nice to be at Real Madrid' - Ronaldo casts doubt over future after Champions League final
# Ronnie
From The42
# Ronnie

'It was nice to be at Real Madrid' - Ronaldo casts doubt over future after Champions League final

May 26th 2018, 10:53 PM 14,181 Views 22 Comments

The Portugal superstar said he would explain his future plans in the coming days.

As it happened: Real Madrid vs Liverpool, Champions League final From The42
Live May 26th 2018, 6:15 PM

As it happened: Real Madrid vs Liverpool, Champions League final

# kiev - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Real Madrid fans return 1,000 Champions League final tickets as price hikes spell misery
# Price Hikes
From The42
# Price Hikes

Real Madrid fans return 1,000 Champions League final tickets as price hikes spell misery

May 24th 2018, 6:36 PM 13,422 Views 11 Comments

Spiralling accommodation and travel costs have deterred supporters from travelling to Kiev.

# kiev - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Cyberattack that has swept the world was 'aimed at Ukraine'
# Kickin Kiev
# Kickin Kiev

Cyberattack that has swept the world was 'aimed at Ukraine'

Jun 28th 2017, 7:23 AM 13,476 Views 18 Comments

People were urged to be wary of clicking on email attachments or shared links.

# kiev - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Portugal scores first ever Eurovision with simple ballad (and not a glitzy backup dancer in sight)
# Melancholy Ballad
# Melancholy Ballad

Portugal scores first ever Eurovision with simple ballad (and not a glitzy backup dancer in sight)

May 14th 2017, 9:56 AM 19,300 Views 24 Comments

The fado-tinged song “Amar Pelos Dois” was performed by 27-year-old Salvador Sobral, who is awaiting a heart transplant.

# kiev - Friday 21 April, 2017

These brown bears now live in the lap of luxury after a life of horrendous abuse
# Four Paws
# Four Paws

These brown bears now live in the lap of luxury after a life of horrendous abuse

Apr 21st 2017, 12:02 PM 15,282 Views 10 Comments

A specialised centre in northern Ukraine seeks to give such bears a better life. The abuse of brown bears in the country is a longstanding cultural problem.

# kiev - Friday 10 March, 2017

WATCH: This is the song that will represent us at the Eurovision
# Dying To Try
# Dying To Try

WATCH: This is the song that will represent us at the Eurovision

Mar 10th 2017, 5:10 PM 44,740 Views 90 Comments

The song contest will take place in Ukraine in May.

# kiev - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Dutch voters have sent out a strong anti-EU message to the world
# Eurosceptic
# Eurosceptic

Dutch voters have sent out a strong anti-EU message to the world

Apr 7th 2016, 7:53 AM 20,639 Views 51 Comments

Voters were asked if they supported the European Union’s association agreement with Ukraine.

# kiev - Friday 11 December, 2015

WATCH: Massive hair-pulling, face-gouging brawl erupts in Ukrainian parliament
# Kickin Kiev
# Kickin Kiev

WATCH: Massive hair-pulling, face-gouging brawl erupts in Ukrainian parliament

Dec 11th 2015, 7:32 PM 17,388 Views 39 Comments

It all started with a bouquet of roses, believe it or not.

# kiev - Monday 31 August, 2015

Chaos in Kiev: One killed and dozens injured in clashes outside parliament
# Live Grenades
# Live Grenades

Chaos in Kiev: One killed and dozens injured in clashes outside parliament

Aug 31st 2015, 11:40 PM 12,577 Views 52 Comments

Ukrainian authorities blamed nationalists for the trouble and said at least 30 people had been detained.

# kiev - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Pics: Arrests and injuries during bloody clashes at gay pride march in Kiev
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Pics: Arrests and injuries during bloody clashes at gay pride march in Kiev

Jun 6th 2015, 12:44 PM 15,795 Views 182 Comments

Five policemen were among the injured.

# kiev - Thursday 5 March, 2015

PHOTOS: 32 killed in east Ukraine mine blast
# Donetsk
# Donetsk

PHOTOS: 32 killed in east Ukraine mine blast

Mar 5th 2015, 1:35 PM 9,955 Views 9 Comments

At least 17 have been killed with 16 more missing.

# kiev - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Ukrainian rebels have been offered very limited self-rule
# Progress
# Progress

Ukrainian rebels have been offered very limited self-rule

Sep 16th 2014, 11:37 AM 3,638 Views 22 Comments

It comes as Ukraine and the EU ratify an association agreement that Poroshenko called the first step towards EU membership.

# kiev - Friday 5 September, 2014

Ukraine has agreed a ceasefire with pro-Russian rebels
# Breaking
# Breaking

Ukraine has agreed a ceasefire with pro-Russian rebels

Sep 5th 2014, 2:35 PM 5,561 Views 95 Comments

The Ukrainian President has ordered his troops to cease fire at 4pm.

# kiev - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Ukraine captures Russian paratroopers, but Moscow says they crossed border "by accident"
# Hmmmm
# Hmmmm

Ukraine captures Russian paratroopers, but Moscow says they crossed border "by accident"

Aug 26th 2014, 2:15 PM 9,840 Views 148 Comments

“I didn’t even see when we crossed the border,” one soldier said, in footage posted online…

# kiev - Monday 25 August, 2014

Ukrainian parliament dissolved on the eve of key peace talks
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Ukrainian parliament dissolved on the eve of key peace talks

Aug 25th 2014, 10:03 PM 5,780 Views 20 Comments

The leaders of Ukraine and Russia meet in Belarus tomorrow.

# kiev - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Ukraine sends its own aid convoy east following fears over Russia's "Trojan horse"
# Lugansk
# Lugansk

Ukraine sends its own aid convoy east following fears over Russia's "Trojan horse"

Aug 14th 2014, 10:48 AM 7,754 Views 101 Comments

Kiev had a change of heart this morning over the Russian convoy, saying it will let the aid in once it has been inspected.

# kiev - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Ukraine negotiates return of soldiers 'forced to retreat' into Russia
# Donetsk
# Donetsk

Ukraine negotiates return of soldiers 'forced to retreat' into Russia

Aug 5th 2014, 9:27 AM 8,612 Views 87 Comments

However, reports from Russia suggest that the troops deserted.

# kiev - Sunday 20 July, 2014

All 196 recovered bodies from MH17 crash site have been removed by rebels
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

All 196 recovered bodies from MH17 crash site have been removed by rebels

Jul 20th 2014, 10:57 AM 32,037 Views 179 Comments

The bodies have been taken to an unknown location.

# kiev - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Ceasefire falls through in Ukraine as military launches 'massive offensive'
# Failed Truce
# Failed Truce

Ceasefire falls through in Ukraine as military launches 'massive offensive'

Jul 1st 2014, 1:40 PM 4,871 Views 107 Comments

A 10-day truce was not extended after the government said separatists were ‘unwilling to control terrorist units’.

# kiev - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Ukraine's new 'Chocolate King' vows not to give up on Crimea
# Petro Poroshenko
# Petro Poroshenko

Ukraine's new 'Chocolate King' vows not to give up on Crimea

Jun 7th 2014, 12:48 PM 6,943 Views 93 Comments

The billionaire ‘chocolate king’ also vowed to avert civil war, the possibility of which still looms in the south-east.

# kiev - Monday 26 May, 2014

Ukraine boxing hero Klitschko claims Kiev mayor seat
# Versatility
From The42
# Versatility

Ukraine boxing hero Klitschko claims Kiev mayor seat

May 26th 2014, 12:05 AM 3,057 Views 2 Comments

He and his younger brother Wladimir — himself known as Dr Steelhammer — shared all the world’s heavyweight belts between them.

# kiev - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Couple cross a river by hooking a zip line to their back piercings
# Aarrghhh
From The Daily Edge
# Aarrghhh

Couple cross a river by hooking a zip line to their back piercings

May 25th 2014, 3:15 PM 3,749 Views 1 Comment

Warning: This article (and its accompanying video) is NOT for the faint of heart.

# kiev - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Nine Ukraine soldiers killed by Russian separatists
# Renewed Clashes
# Renewed Clashes

Nine Ukraine soldiers killed by Russian separatists

May 22nd 2014, 10:18 AM 5,586 Views 63 Comments

It’s the the deadliest day for the military in weeks of fighting between Russian separatists and Ukrainian security forces in the east of the country.

# kiev - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Ukraine starts 'unity talks' as Russia warns of civil war
# Civil War
# Civil War

Ukraine starts 'unity talks' as Russia warns of civil war

May 14th 2014, 5:04 PM 7,438 Views 87 Comments

The discussions come just two weeks before an election in the country.

# kiev - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Pro-Russian rebel regions hold vote to split from Ukraine
# Deepening Crisis
# Deepening Crisis

Pro-Russian rebel regions hold vote to split from Ukraine

May 11th 2014, 7:21 AM 7,260 Views 93 Comments

The ballots are being held in provinces where insurgents hold more than a dozen towns. The US has said they “violate international law”.

# kiev - Friday 9 May, 2014

Pics: "Hello comrades!" - Putin celebrates Russia's victory over Nazism by visiting Crimea
# Victory Day
# Victory Day

Pics: "Hello comrades!" - Putin celebrates Russia's victory over Nazism by visiting Crimea

May 9th 2014, 6:31 PM 10,430 Views 253 Comments

11,000 troops also marched in Red Square as part of Victory Day in Russia.

# kiev - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Grief-stricken Odessa "reeling" after 42 die in clashes
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Grief-stricken Odessa "reeling" after 42 die in clashes

May 4th 2014, 11:03 AM 9,837 Views 135 Comments

Ukraine’s Prime Minister is visiting the port city today.

# kiev - Saturday 26 April, 2014

The Pope, Russia and America are all calling for efforts to de-escalate Ukraine crisis
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

The Pope, Russia and America are all calling for efforts to de-escalate Ukraine crisis

Apr 26th 2014, 6:12 PM 6,064 Views 103 Comments

Russia has vowed to help secure the release of abducted OSCE observers.

# kiev - Friday 25 April, 2014

Russia is trying to trigger World War III - Kiev
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russia is trying to trigger World War III - Kiev

Apr 25th 2014, 10:37 PM 27,733 Views 247 Comments

The developments prompted German Chancellor Angela Merkel to call Russian President Vladimir Putin to voice “great concern”.

# kiev - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Four militants dead in Ukrainian night fight despite 'Easter truce'
# No Let Up
# No Let Up

Four militants dead in Ukrainian night fight despite 'Easter truce'

Apr 20th 2014, 11:58 AM 5,444 Views 32 Comments

An accord struck on Thursday by Ukraine, Russia, the United States and the European Union has also been widely ignored.

# kiev - Monday 14 April, 2014

EU ministers send further Putin warning, as White House says Ukraine escalation comes "with a cost"
# Ukraine Crisis
# Ukraine Crisis

EU ministers send further Putin warning, as White House says Ukraine escalation comes "with a cost"

Apr 14th 2014, 9:46 PM 8,365 Views 61 Comments

Tensions have been rising over the past 48 hours, with pro-Kremlin militants seizing official buildings in orchestrated attacks.

# kiev - Saturday 12 April, 2014

The situation in eastern Ukraine is continuing to escalate
# Donetsk
# Donetsk

The situation in eastern Ukraine is continuing to escalate

Apr 12th 2014, 2:37 PM 8,929 Views 176 Comments

Gunman have seized a police station, a security building, and hundreds of weapons.

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