Natalia Isayeva is a former sex worker. She left the business years ago but says if something bad happens and her family really needs money, for medical treatment, for instance, she might consider going back to “providing services.”
Students of Kyiv’s National Dragomanov University have a social media account through which they can ask questions about the university, anonymously if they want.
As Kyiv prepares to celebrate Independence Day during its second year at war with Russia on Aug. 24, some have no time to take a break for the holiday. They’re too busy fighting to make sure Ukraine stays independent.
In April, Ukrainian soldier Grigory Matyash predicted that Russia would keep the war going, despite the Minsk II peace agreements.
It takes a special kind of eye to see the funny side of Ukrainian
politics, and a skilled hand to turn those observations into great
Even in wartime, not many Kyiv residents have given a second thought to the location of their nearest air raid shelter. And most haven’t given a second glance to the small, red stenciled signs reading “ukryttya” (“shelter” in Ukrainian) that have appeared on the walls of buildings.
The military is using scare tactics to recruit men into the army by sending them letters stating they are draft dodging and have committed a crime.
It's hard to overestimate the role of Anglo-American Stanford University historian Robert Conquest in revealing the truth about the Holodomor famine in Ukraine, his fellow historians say.
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.