A court in the capital of Liechtenstein, Vaduz, on July 28 ordered the arrest of 13.1 million Swiss francs ($13.6 million) on accounts owned by the wife of a Ukrainian judge, Ukraine’s State Financial Monitoring Service has reported.
Ukraine's SBU security service on July 29 showed a video of another man claimed to be a Russian military officer captured by Ukrainian forces in the country's war-torn east.
The Ukrainian military’s decision to pull volunteer fighters from the obliterated village of Shyrokyne, located just 20 kilometers east of the strategic port city of Mariupol in Donetsk Oblast, has raised a frenzy of fears that the move will gift the Russian-separatists more territory.
Charities have always found it a challenge to raise money in Ukraine. Russia's invasion of the Donbas last year has made it a lot harder for many of them.
“More haste, less speed” – so the old English proverb goes. And going by what Samopomich Party lawmaker Olena Sotnyk says, it’s an apt saying to apply to Ukraine’s legislative process and its effect on the pace of reform in the country.
Ukraine-based private equity fund manager Horizon Capital has announced it made an investment in Ukraine's biggest online retailer Rozetka, although neither side has yet revealed the details of the deal.
Hennadiy Moskal, the foul-mouthed hardline governor of war-torn Luhansk
Oblast, has been chosen to take control of Ukraine’s westernmost Zakarpattya Oblast
in a bid to bring order to a region rocked in recent days by a bloody conflict
between Right Sector nationalists and police.
Parliament has at last taken long-awaited steps to turn public prosecution and the police into law enforcement agencies fit for a democracy. Rows in parliament and lingering controversy accompanied the measure though.
The parliamentary faction of President Petro Poroshenko's bloc accuses Health Minister Alexander Kvitashvili of failing to conduct reforms and wants him to resign. The president's bloc, with 144 members, is the largest faction among the 422 lawmakers in office.
Editor’s Note: Ukraine's Heroes is a Kyiv Post project devoted to Ukrainian army heroes injured in Russia's war against the nation. Periodically we will tell the stories of these wounded warriors, many of whom need money for treatment, surgeries and prosthesis. At least 6,500 people have been killed, including at least 2,180 soldiers.
While young, carefree revelers take selfies on the dance floor of a Kyiv beach club, a funeral procession is taking place in another part of the city for a soldier killed in Russia's war against Ukraine.
Andy Hunder, the president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine, says Ukraine's government has already made tangible changes to improve the country, but has failed to communicate the achievements.
Ukrainian parliament in a vote on June 16 rejected a draft budget policy for next year, saying it needs improvement and specific numbers. The decision followed a speech by Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko, who presented the document in Verkhovna Rada.
Crime is up in Ukraine, even subtracting the 7 percent of the nation now under Russian occupation.
U.S. will remain clear-eyed when it comes to seeing the truth about Russia's war against Ukraine, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power, said during a speech at October Palace in Kyiv on June 11.
Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko is not happy with the achievements of his year-long presidency. He says the country will stick to the Minsk II peace agreement and stay on the path of European Union integration, despite a possible "full-scale" invasion by Russia in the eastern Donbas. In his state of the nation address in Parliament on June 4, Poroshenko did not mention Russian-annexed Crimea.
Some of the greatest crimes against humanity of the 20th century - Josef Stalin's Holodomor and deportation of the Crimean Tatars, as well as Adolf Hitler's Holocaust - wouldn't be possible without powerful propaganda.
Three Ukrainian soldiers and two civilians were killed in Donbas, four soldiers were injured and one was taken captive on the weekend of May 30 - June 1, according to official reports.
Stay the course.