Ukraine Orthodox Church to Win Recognition Despite Russian Warning

The foremost leader in Orthodox Christianity said he would grant Ukraine a self-governing church independent of Russia, handing the former Soviet republic a significant victory in its efforts to reduce the Kremlin’s influence there......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 11th, 2018

Ukraine Creates "a Church Without Putin"

Ukraine declared the founding of a national Orthodox church independent of Russia, stripping the Kremlin of an instrument it has used for centuries in efforts to dominate its neighbor......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 16th, 2018

Russia Plans Long-Range, Early-Warning Radar Station For Crimea In 2019

As both the West and the European-backed government in Ukraine continue to condemn the Russian military build-up in Crimea since it entered Moscow suzerainty in .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 29th, 2018

Ukraine Deploys Reservists To 10 Border Provinces As President Warns Of "Russian Invasion"

Galvanizing support by warning about an imminent Russian invasion, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko managed to win app.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 26th, 2018

Ukraine Churchgoers Gain Ally in Challenge to Moscow

The foremost bishop in the Eastern Orthodox Church, Patriarch Bartholomew I, is preparing to grant Ukraine’s request to establish a self-governing church—and undermine Russia’s claim to the country’s 30 million believers......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 12th, 2018

New Ukrainian Church Marks a Victory for President

Ukraine on Saturday founded its own national church, endorsed by the foremost leader of global Orthodoxy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 17th, 2018

Ukraine"s President Says "High" Threat Of Russian Invasion, Urges NATO Entry In Next 5 Years

Perhaps still seeking to justify imposing martial law o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 17th, 2018

Nord Stream 2 can be justified if Ukraine"s interests safeguarded

Germany's economy minister said he believed the Russian-backed Nord Stream 2 pipeline can go ahead while preserving Ukraine's vital interests, but that Berlin is also in talks to diversify its energy supply with liquefied natural gas......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 16th, 2018

New Satellite Imagery Shows Hundreds Of Russian Battle Tanks Amassing On Ukraine Border 

Ukraine's president has recently warned Russian tanks are amassing along the border between the two countries amid increasing tensions. The comments came late last month after three Ukrainian naval boats were seized in the Kerch Strait .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 11th, 2018

U.S. Flies Recon Plane Over Ukraine In Provocative "Warning" To Russia

The Pentagon confirmed Thursday it conducted a provocative military reconnaissance flyover of Ukraine following heightened tensions in the wake of the Nov. 25 .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 7th, 2018

U.S. Military Plane Flies Over Ukraine in Warning to Russia

The Pentagon said it carried out a rare flight over Ukraine under the international Open Skies Treaty to “reaffirm U.S. commitment to Ukraine” amid heightened Russia-Ukraine tensions......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 7th, 2018

Ukraine navy vows to hold firm against Russian aggression

Ukraine navy vows to hold firm against Russian aggression.....»»

Category: videosSource: videonewsindexDec 4th, 2018

Merkel, Putin agree to four-way talks on Kerch Strait

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed on Saturday to hold further talks about events in the Kerch Strait at the advisor level between Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany, her spokesman said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 1st, 2018

Ukraine Bans Adult Russian Males From Entering Country

“At checkpoints, reinforced control measures are being implemented. Today, the entry of forei.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 30th, 2018

Ukraine Bans Russian Men From The Country; Russia Says Will Not Reciprocate

We don't expect the West to denounce xenophobia and prejudice on this one: officials in Kiev have announced that Russian men will be barred from the country following the imposition of mart.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 30th, 2018

Ukraine Has Banned All Russian Men of Military-Service Age

Ukraine is worried about an invasion. Over fears of rising tensions with Russia, Ukraine on Friday banned all Russian men of military-service age from entering its country. R.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 30th, 2018

Trump Cancels Planned Meeting With Putin Over Ukraine Tensions

President Trump canceled a planned meeting with Russian leader Vladimir Putin set for this weekend, citing Russia’s recent seizure of three Ukrainian naval ships......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 30th, 2018

Trump cancels Putin meeting over Russia-Ukraine sea flap

President Donald Trump says he's canceled a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, citing Russia's seizure of Ukrainian vessels......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 29th, 2018

Trump Calls Off G20 Meeting With Putin

Due to Russia-Ukraine clash near Crimea. The scheduled meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, wh.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 29th, 2018

Ukrainian sailors captured during clashes with Russia made bizarre video confessions broadcast on Russian state TV

Screenshot/Russia24 Ukrainian servicemen captured during clashes between Russia and Ukraine on Sunday gave bizarre testimony broadcast on Russian state TV.  The men said they deliberately ignored warnings and were aware that the presenc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 28th, 2018

Russia Jails Two Ukrainian Sailors Involved In Kerch Strait Confrontation

Ignoring Ukraine's demands that its sailors be treated as prisoners of war, Russia has decided to jail two of the Ukrainian sailors captured on Sunday when Russian Navy ships rammed and fired on three Ukraini.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 27th, 2018