Ukraine

People laying offerings at base of statue (© Genya Savilov/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. remembers the Ukrainian victims of the Holodomor

The Holodomor was a man-made famine implemented by Josef Stalin in an attempt to crush the Ukrainian people and nation in 1932–1933.
Military personnel standing behind ballot box (© Mikhail Tereshchenko/TASS/Getty Images)

U.S., EU condemn Russia-staged elections in eastern Ukraine

In violation of the Minsk agreements, Russia orchestrated illegal elections in regions of eastern Ukraine it continues to hold by force.
Group of cyclists on the road (© Misha Lytvynyuk Photography)

Ukrainian cyclists ride for peace across U.S. and Canada

Learn why these Ukrainian cyclists are riding 10,000 kilometers from Los Angeles to Washington, sharing their experiences and hope for peace along the way.
People sitting in front of landscape painting (© Evgeniy Maloletka/AP Images)

Eastern Ukraine’s accelerating humanitarian crisis

Russian-led forces have stepped up their military assault in eastern Ukraine's Donbas region. The result is a worsening humanitarian crisis for 3.4 million Ukrainians.
Rex Tillerson at a lectern (© AP Images)

Tillerson says U.S.-European ties vital to countering threats

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson highlights the importance of a strong trans-Atlantic partnership in the face of new and renewed threats.
Woman playing the violin with dancers in Ukrainian dress behind her (Christine Syzonenko)

In photos: Americans celebrate Ukrainian Independence Day

Ukrainian American communities throughout the United States celebrate Ukrainian Independence Day in festivals every August.
Woman looking at world map with photos of people (Shutterstock)

Diaspora voices: Ukrainians and Armenians to share their stories

If your family is from Ukraine or Armenia, share your stories by joining a webchat with top U.S. diplomats on September 8 at 9 a.m. EDT/1300 UTC.
Oleg Verniaiev in the air, straddling the parallel bars (© AP Images)

Ukrainian athletes shine at the Rio Olympics

The athletes representing Ukraine at the Olympics are making a strong showing. Several are placing, even winning the country's first gold medal.
Man draped in Ukrainian flag standing at coffin with image of Pavel Sheremet displayed in background (© AP Images)

U.S., EU help Ukraine investigate journalist’s murder

U.S. and European law enforcement agencies are helping Ukrainian authorities in investigating the murder of journalist Pavel Sheremet.