Lawyer linked to Trump campaign pleads guilty of lying to FBI
Washington, Feb 21 : An attorney accused of masking abuses by the former president of Ukraine in cooperation with the former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, pleaded guilty on Tuesday of lying to the special counsel investigating Russian election interference.
White House blames Russia for NotPetya cyberattack Washington DC [United States], Feb 16 : United States President Donald Trump's administration on Thursday blamed the Russian government for launching a massive cyberattack on Ukraine in 2017. The White House even threatened consequences against President Vladimir Putin's regime.
US to maintain sanctions against Russia
Washington, Feb 14 : The US State Department on Tuesday lashed out at Russia on the occasion of the third anniversary of the signing of the Minsk Agreements, vowing to continue sanctions against Moscow until it changes course on the Ukraine issue.
Peak Unveils 6 National Uniforms for PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics BEIJING, Feb. 12: On January 31, Chinese sportswear brand PEAK held a collection release conference which unveiled the uniforms of six national teams that will participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics. These nations include Brazil, Slovenia, New Zealand, Iceland, Ukraine and Romania.
Italy warns Russia against escalation of Ukraine conflict
Moscow, Feb 1 : The conflict in eastern Ukraine must not escalate and security must be ensured for Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe observers in the region, Italy's Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano said here on Thursday.
Khodan ends Bornay's dream run at ITF tennis meet
Kolkata, Jan 18 : Ukraine's Fifth seed Diani Khodan ended Jade Bornay's dream run ousting the Frenchman 6-3, 4-6, 7-5 in the quarter-finals of the ongoing ITF Juniors tennis championship at the Dakshin Kalikata Sansad here on Thursday.
Ukraine's heaviest baby born
Kiev, Jan 12 : A baby boy born in Ukraine, weighing 7.09 kg, is believed to be the heaviest newborn in the country, media reported on Friday.
7 injured in Ukraine road accident Kiev [Ukraine], Jan 9 : Seven people, including three children, were injured in a road accident, in western Ukraine's Lviv Oblast on Tuesday.
Tennis: Svitolina wins Brisbane International
Brisbane, Jan 6 : Elina Svitolina of Ukraine on Saturday became this season's first WTA title winner, defeating Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus 6-2, 6-1 at the Brisbane International tennis tournament.
Ukraine post office hostages freed Kharkiv [Ukraine], December 31 : The Ukranian police has freed all the eleven hostages, including children, who were being held at a post office in Ukraine's city of Kharkiv.
Macron, Merkel hail prisoners' exchange in Ukraine
Paris, Dec 28 : French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have welcomed Ukraine and pro-Russia separatists' prisoners' swap, calling on both parts to release the remaining captives and press for full implementation of peace deal.
US asks Russia to reduce violence in Ukraine
Washington, Dec 28 : US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has asked Russia to ease violence in eastern Ukraine over a phone call with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, the US State Department has said.
Trump approves of selling lethal arms to Ukraine Washington D.C. [United States] December 21 : The Trump administration has approved the commercial sale of lethal defensive weapons to Ukraine which is fighting a Russian-backed separatist movement in two eastern provinces.
Ukraine releases arrested Georgian ex-president
Kiev, Dec 12 : A district court here in the Ukrainian capital has rejected state prosecutor's request to place former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili under house arrest and released him from custody.
Russia instigating violence in Ukraine: US
Vienna, Dec 7 : US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Thursday accused Russia of instigating unrest in eastern Ukraine, where violations against an agreed ceasefire have increased in recent weeks.