Sudden resignation of economy minister over high-level corruption could influence lender’s decision on the latest tranche of its bailout program.
Aivaras Abromavicius quits, accusing president’s man of trying to implant shady officials at the Economy Ministry.
Kyiv denounces ‘fake’ British media account of proposal to join U.S.-led anti-IS campaign in Syria.
One is in the running for an Oscar, another, very different take aired on French television despite Kyiv’s objections.
Veteran human rights activist Marina Cherenkova detained in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, reports say.
Ukraine’s president blames Russia for delays in implementing Minsk agreement and for providing greater autonomy for separatist regions – but pledges Kyiv will get Crimea back.
Ukrainian parliament reportedly lacks votes to pass crucial constitutional amendment backed by Brussels and Washington.
Group of EU countries says democratic, prosperous Ukraine is best defense against ‘Russian aggression.’
The incident comes nine days after monitors were held at gunpoint by rebel forces, and follows a fresh attempt at a lasting ceasefire.
Peace process foresees return of rebel territory to Kyiv’s control, but Russia is not likely to give up Crimea.