Google map sightseeing
easy as never before.
world places:  
world regions:  
loading

News: Ukraine

We have started to collect the most important news related to Ukraine in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Ukraine – overview

Ukraine: news

Ukraine elite police 'disbanded'

Wednesday, February 26th 2014, 11:38

Ukraine's interior minister says he has disbanded the elite Berkut police unit, blamed for the deaths of protesters in recent clashes.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Dangerous days ahead for Ukraine

Wednesday, February 26th 2014, 10:55

Gavin Hewitt on Ukraine's uncertain future
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ukraine not East-West fight, says US

Wednesday, February 26th 2014, 7:18
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: West

US Secretary of State John Kerry says Ukraine is not caught in a battle between East and West, as tensions rise in mainly-Russian speaking areas.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ukraine leader warns of separatism

Tuesday, February 25th 2014, 21:33
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

Ukraine's interim president warns of "dangerous signs" of separatism, as parliament votes to try ousted President Yanukovych at the ICC.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sofia monument gets Ukraine twist

Tuesday, February 25th 2014, 19:04
related countries: Bulgaria Bulgaria
related places: Sofia

A Soviet monument in Sofia, Bulgaria, receives the latest in a series of guerrilla makeovers, this time in support of anti-government protests in Ukraine.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Russia steps up Ukraine rhetoric

Monday, February 24th 2014, 20:04
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Kiev

Russia increases its rhetoric against Ukraine's new leadership, as Kiev issues an arrest warrant for ousted President Viktor Yanukovych.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Crimea: Ukraine's next flashpoint?

Monday, February 24th 2014, 16:05
related countries: Russia Russia

The role of mainly Russian-speaking Crimea in Ukraine crisis
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ukraine arrest warrant for ex-leader

Monday, February 24th 2014, 12:55

An arrest warrant has been issued for fugitive Ukrainian ex-president Viktor Yanukovych and other figures, says the interim interior minister.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Russia recalls Ukraine ambassador

Monday, February 24th 2014, 7:49
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Kiev

Russia recalls its ambassador in Kiev after Ukraine's new interim president says his priority is closer integration with the European Union.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ukraine to seek European integration

Monday, February 24th 2014, 1:53
related places: Kiev

Ukraine's new interim President Oleksandr Turchynov says Ukraine will focus on closer ties with Europe, a day after tumultuous events in Kiev.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ukraine appoints interim president

Sunday, February 23rd 2014, 19:14

Ukraine's parliamentary speaker is named interim president, a day after the dismissal of Viktor Yanukovych whose whereabouts remain unknown.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Many dangers in Ukraine, warns Hague

Sunday, February 23rd 2014, 16:36
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Unrest in Ukraine poses "many dangers", the UK's foreign secretary says as he prepares for talks with the Russian foreign minister.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Ukraine appoints interim president

Sunday, February 23rd 2014, 14:15

Ukrainian MPs have voted to appoint speaker Oleksander Turchynov as interim president, following the disappearance on Saturday of Viktor Yanukovych.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Tymoshenko urges protesters to stay

Sunday, February 23rd 2014, 5:08

Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko calls for anti-government protests to continue as she addresses the crowds in central Kiev.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ukraine MPs vote to oust president

Saturday, February 22nd 2014, 20:21
related places: Kiev

Ukrainian MPs vote to oust President Yanukovych and hold early presidential elections on 25 May.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Ukraine leader condemns 'coup'

Saturday, February 22nd 2014, 17:04

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has refused to stand down, calling the uprising by opposition protesters a "coup".
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Moment Ukraine MPs voted to free ex-PM

Saturday, February 22nd 2014, 14:51

The daughter of former Ukrainian PM Yulia Tymoshenko tearfully welcomed the moment Ukrainian MPs voted to release her mother from jail.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Opposition asserts authority in Kiev

Saturday, February 22nd 2014, 13:54
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Kiev

Ukraine's opposition asserts control in parliament, as protesters walk unchallenged into official buildings and President Yanukovych leaves Kiev.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Ukraine parliament guarded by citizens

Saturday, February 22nd 2014, 12:05

Footage of Ukraine's parliament building on Friday and Saturday shows how the building has gone from police guard to so-called "self defence" guard.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Tymoshenko daughter: 'Step to freedom'

Friday, February 21st 2014, 23:51
related places: Step

The daughter of jailed Ukraine opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko says the signing of a deal to end the political crisis in the country would hopefully see her mother's release from jail.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: 'Fiance fought and died for change'

Friday, February 21st 2014, 23:08

The BBC's Mark Lowen reports from Lviv in the west of Ukraine, where one activist describes how her fiance was killed by a sniper, dashing their hopes to marry in a ''free Ukraine''.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Ukraine deal: View from the barricades

Friday, February 21st 2014, 23:03

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and opposition leaders sign a deal in an effort to end the political crisis in the country.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Klitschko booed by Kiev protesters

Friday, February 21st 2014, 22:39
related places: Kiev

Ukrainian opposition leader Vitaly Klitschko has been booed by anti-government protesters in Kiev's Independence Square, hours after signing a deal with President Viktor Yakukovych aimed at ending the country's political crisis.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Horror turns to humiliating defeat

Friday, February 21st 2014, 21:06

A deal aimed at ending months of violent protests in Ukraine has been signed by President Viktor Yanukovych and opposition leaders.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ukraine rivals agree early election

Friday, February 21st 2014, 20:35

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and opposition leaders sign a deal on early presidential polls after months of political crisis.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ukraine's stormy economy has history

Friday, February 21st 2014, 19:35

BBC economics correspondent Andrew Walker says even if Ukraine's political situation does stabilise, its economic outlook will likely remain profoundly uncertain.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Moment of 'historic' Ukraine vote

Friday, February 21st 2014, 18:13

Opposition MP, Andriy Shevchenko, describes the atmosphere on Ukraine's parliament floor as 'enormous' after a vote to return the country to its 2004 constitution
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: EU welcomes Ukraine election deal

Friday, February 21st 2014, 15:53

A deal to hold early presidential elections in Ukraine has been welcomed by the European Union's foreign policy chief.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Georgia's 'concern' over Ukraine

Friday, February 21st 2014, 15:42
related countries: Georgia Georgia
related places: Tbilisi

The latest deadly clashes in Ukraine are dominating Georgian media as Rayhan Demytrie reports from Tbilisi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Ukraine's Matsotska explains withdrawal

Friday, February 21st 2014, 14:31

Alpine skier Bogdana Matsotska says she has withdrawn from the Winter Olympics in protest at Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych and his government.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Ukraine protests 'an attempted coup'

Friday, February 21st 2014, 13:59
related countries: Russia Russia

Vladimir Chizhov, the Russian Ambassador to the EU, has said events in the Ukraine "resembles very much an attempted coup d'etat".
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ukraine credit rating cut by S&P

Friday, February 21st 2014, 12:12
related places: Kiev

S&P downgrades Ukraine, and the country cancels plans to raise $2bn from the sale of eurobonds that it hoped would be bought by Russia.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Clashes erupt in Ukraine parliament

Friday, February 21st 2014, 10:22

Fighting broke out between deputies in Ukraine's parliament on Friday when the speaker delayed a debate on a possible resolution calling for President Viktor Yanukovich's powers to be reduced.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ukraine 'peace deal' after clashes

Friday, February 21st 2014, 9:47
related places: Kiev

Ukraine's president announces a deal with the opposition, a day after dozens were killed in clashes, but the French foreign minister urges caution.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sanctions imposed amid Kiev clashes

Friday, February 21st 2014, 1:13
related places: Kiev

The EU agrees to impose sanctions on Ukrainian officials "responsible for violence and excessive force" after the bloodiest day of clashes in Kiev.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Footage 'shows Kiev police hostages'

Thursday, February 20th 2014, 22:38
related places: Kiev

An amateur video posted online appears to show a number of policemen taken hostage by anti-government protesters in Ukraine.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

page 17/38

This content is from the BBC News website. Date and time information is related to GMT.


Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.


Copyright © 2005 maplandia.com. All rights reserved. | news | faq | contact us | RSS | XHTML & CSS