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Ukraine Politics

Ukraine's Leader Urges Peacekeeping Mission For The East

AP | PETER LEONARD | Posted 03.02.2015 | World

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's president signed a decree Monday opening the way to a formal request for international peacekeepers to be stationed i...

Charlotte Alfred

Meet The Young Revolutionary Taking Ukrainian Politics By Storm

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 11.24.2014 | World

In just under a year, Hanna Hopko has gone from being a ringleader in anti-government protests to taking a seat in Ukraine's new parliament. Her tr...

Ukraine To Screen One Million Civil Servants For Loyalty

Reuters | Posted 11.17.2014 | World

KIEV, Sept 17 (Reuters) - Ukraine's prime minister said on Wednesday that one million civil servants, including from government ranks, will be scree...

Inside Ukraine's Make-Or-Break Elections

Kommersant | Valeri Kalnish | Posted 05.19.2014 | World

A common theme among all of the candidates is the idea that Ukraine’s regions need to have more autonomy. That is an obvious response to the...

Could Russia's Revolutionary Past Guide Ukraine's Future?

The Washington Post | Will Englund | Posted 04.05.2014 | World

MOSCOW — Weak, under tremendous pressure, its authority uncertain, the new government of Ukraine faces some of the same risks that once undid anothe...

No-Confidence Vote Fails To Oust Ukraine Government

AP | MARIA DANILOVA | Posted 02.02.2014 | World

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — With Ukraine's president out of the country and his opponents still boiling with anger, the country's political tensions Tuesda...

WATCH: Darth Vader Invades Ukrainian Justice Ministry

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 02.28.2013 | World

Not much may be able to stop Darth Vader in the fictional "Star Wars" universe, but in Ukraine, apparently all it takes is a few security guards. ...