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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.

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Ukraine: news

VIDEO: Ukraine MPs to discuss finance reforms

Monday, March 2nd 2015, 6:25

The Ukrainian parliament will meet on Monday to discuss introducing financial reforms which will push up energy prices and cut benefits.
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Estonia ruling party wins election

Monday, March 2nd 2015, 6:14
related countries: Russia Russia

Estonia's ruling party has won national elections and is expected to form a governing coalition after defeating its pro-Russian rival.
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VIDEO: Bypassing Putin?

Monday, March 2nd 2015, 0:30

Could students' video messages avert all-out war?
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VIDEO: Mariupol's volunteer defence force

Saturday, February 28th 2015, 9:19
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Donetsk

Fighting has died down in Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk regions in recent days, after a ceasefire agreed between the government and pro-Russian rebels.
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VIDEO: The men fighting with bullets from 1943

Friday, February 27th 2015, 21:13

Paul Wood and cameraman Moose Campbell report from the frontline near Donetsk in eastern Ukraine.
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Spaniards 'joined Ukraine rebels'

Friday, February 27th 2015, 16:58
related countries: Russia Russia, Spain Spain

Authorities in Spain arrest eight people accused of travelling to eastern Ukraine to fight alongside pro-Russian rebels.
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VIDEO: Inside village shattered by shelling

Friday, February 27th 2015, 15:41
related places: Peski

The Ukrainian army is using the current truce to "rearm and re-group", says the BBC's Paul Wood from the village of Peski, near Donetsk airport.
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Threat to east Ukraine 'to persist'

Friday, February 27th 2015, 14:16
related countries: Russia Russia

Ukraine's president says a "military threat from the east" will remain even if a truce with rebels holds, a warning seen as a reference to Russia.
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VIDEO: Ukraine's most-feared volunteers

Friday, February 27th 2015, 13:22
related places: Mariupol'

The strategically important city of Mariupol is being defended not only by regular Ukrainian army troops but also by fighters who swear allegiance to the Azov Battalion.
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Everton face Dynamo Kiev in last 16

Friday, February 27th 2015, 12:24

Everton face a trip to conflict-torn Ukraine after being drawn against Dynamo Kiev in the last 16 of the Europa League.
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Ukraine 'starts weapons withdrawal'

Thursday, February 26th 2015, 16:36
related places: Kiev

Ukraine's army is starting the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the front line in the east as part of a ceasefire, the defence ministry in Kiev says.
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VIDEO: Digging trenches, preparing for attack

Thursday, February 26th 2015, 7:02
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Mariupol'

The eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol is preparing to defend itself from an attack by pro-Russian separatists.
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Lull raises hopes for Ukraine truce

Thursday, February 26th 2015, 1:45

The Ukrainian army says it suffered no casualties in 24 hours for the first time in weeks, in a sign that a fragile ceasefire may be taking hold.
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UK to help train Ukrainian army

Tuesday, February 24th 2015, 19:02
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British military personnel are to be sent to Ukraine in the next few weeks to provide advice and training, says Prime Minister David Cameron.
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VIDEO: Weapons 'moved from Donetsk'

Tuesday, February 24th 2015, 15:30

Heavy guns are being moved away from confrontation lines around the Ukrainian rebel stronghold of Donetsk, the BBC understands.
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Putin: War with Ukraine 'unlikely'

Tuesday, February 24th 2015, 8:12
related countries: Russia Russia

Russia's Vladimir Putin says war with Ukraine is 'unlikely', and that the recent Minsk ceasefire deal is the best way to stabilise the country's east.
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VIDEO: Defiant mood as Donetsk marks holiday

Monday, February 23rd 2015, 23:08
related countries: Belarus Belarus
related places: Minsk

Ukraine has delayed the promised withdrawal of heavy weapons, blaming rebels for continued violations of the ceasefire reached in Minsk.
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Ukraine 'cannot start withdrawal'

Monday, February 23rd 2015, 19:46

The Ukrainian military says it cannot start withdrawing heavy weapons from the front line in the east until the rebels stop shelling its positions.
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Bomb explodes at rally in Ukraine

Sunday, February 22nd 2015, 20:38
related places: Kharkiv

A bomb kills at least two people and injures at least 10 at a march in Ukraine's second city, Kharkiv, as the ceasefire in the east takes hold.
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VIDEO: Moment deadly blast hits Ukraine march

Sunday, February 22nd 2015, 15:53
related places: Kharkiv

A bomb has killed at least two people, including a police officer, and injured 10 other people at a rally in Ukraine's second city Kharkiv.
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VIDEO: Ukraine prisoners released in darkness

Sunday, February 22nd 2015, 14:19
related countries: Belarus Belarus
related places: Minsk

Ukrainian government and rebel forces exchange dozens of prisoners, in the first step successfully carried out under the Minsk agreements.
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Ukraine weapons withdrawal agreed

Sunday, February 22nd 2015, 12:07
related countries: Russia Russia

The government and rebels in eastern Ukraine agree to pull back heavy weapons from the frontline, to be completed in two weeks.
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Ukraine prisoner swap boosts truce

Sunday, February 22nd 2015, 0:05
related countries: Belarus Belarus
related places: Minsk

Ukrainian government and rebel forces exchange dozens of prisoners, in the first step successfully carried out under the Minsk agreements.
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US to consider Russia sanctions

Saturday, February 21st 2015, 19:44
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

US Secretary of State John Kerry says new "serious sanctions" are being considered against Russia over its "craven" behaviour in Ukraine.
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VIDEO: 'We won't forget! We won't forgive!'

Saturday, February 21st 2015, 16:28
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

A rally is under way in Moscow to condemn the uprising in Ukraine which led to the downfall of its pro-Russian president, one year ago.
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Russians rally against Kiev 'coup'

Saturday, February 21st 2015, 13:33
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

A rally takes place in Moscow to condemn the "coup" in neighbouring Ukraine, a year after the downfall of its pro-Russian president.
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Ukraine accuses Russia over killings

Friday, February 20th 2015, 21:51

Ukraine's President Poroshenko accuses Russia of direct involvement in the sniper fire which killed dozens in Kiev a year ago.
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VIDEO: 'Beams of dignity' light up Kiev

Friday, February 20th 2015, 18:53
related places: Kiev

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has paid tribute to the ''courageous and wonderful citizens'' of Ukraine at a ceremony to mark the first anniversary of fatal clashes in central Kiev's Maidan Square.
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UK and Europe 'badly misread Russia'

Friday, February 20th 2015, 16:36
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK and European diplomats are accused by peers of a "catastrophic misreading" of the mood in the Kremlin in the run-up to Ukraine crisis.
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VIDEO: Town with no power since New Year

Friday, February 20th 2015, 14:30
related countries: Russia Russia

The BBC's Paul Adams reports from the key Ukrainian town of Debaltseve, where pro-Russian rebels have pushed the army back from this week.
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VIDEO: 'I was injured in the battle of Maidan'

Friday, February 20th 2015, 0:14
related places: Kiev

One year on from the violent protests on Maidan square in Kiev, Ukraine, Denys Zemlyanov remembers what it was like to be there.
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Ukraine clashes 'deeply trouble' US

Thursday, February 19th 2015, 22:11
related countries: United States United States

The US expresses deep concern at reports of fighting in eastern Ukraine and calls on all sides to abide by the terms of an agreed ceasefire.
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Ukraine firing spreads despite truce

Thursday, February 19th 2015, 19:48

Shelling is reported in several parts of eastern Ukraine as leaders hold talks on how to enforce the ceasefire officially in place since Sunday.
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Russia denounces 'peacekeeper' call

Thursday, February 19th 2015, 12:06
related countries: Belarus Belarus, Russia Russia
related places: Minsk

Ukraine's call for the deployment of UN-mandated peacekeepers "aims to destroy" the Minsk accords, Russia's UN ambassador says.
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Ukraine calls for UN peacekeepers

Thursday, February 19th 2015, 2:19

President Petro Poroshenko calls for UN peacekeepers to be sent to east Ukraine after his forces withdraw from the city of Debaltseve.
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Ukraine troops retreat from key town

Wednesday, February 18th 2015, 21:17

Ukraine's president says his forces are making an "organised" withdrawal from the strategic town of Debaltseve, under siege by rebel forces.
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VIDEO: Debaltseve damage from the air

Wednesday, February 18th 2015, 17:39

Footage from a drone, released by Ukraine's charity fund Army SOS, shows damage to the embattled town of Debaltseve in eastern Ukraine.
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VIDEO: Footage of Ukraine troops 'retreating'

Wednesday, February 18th 2015, 10:57

Footage appears to show several dozen Ukrainian troops retreating with their weapons from the strategic town of Debaltseve.
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US warns Russia on Ukraine violence

Wednesday, February 18th 2015, 8:18
related countries: Belarus Belarus, Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Minsk

The US accuses Russia of violating the Minsk truce deal, while some Ukrainian troops are reportedly withdrawing from the strategic town of Debaltseve.
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Is the Nato military alliance broken?

Wednesday, February 18th 2015, 0:59

What the Ukraine conflict has revealed about Nato
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Shaktar Donetsk 0-0 Bayern Munich

Tuesday, February 17th 2015, 23:07

Xabi Alonso is sent off as Bayern Munich draw with Shakhtar Donetsk in their Champions League last-16 meeting in Ukraine.
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Putin urges Ukraine to give up town

Tuesday, February 17th 2015, 22:19
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin urges Ukraine to allow its troops to lay down their weapons to rebels in the strategic town of Debaltseve.
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