All posts tagged Ukraine

  • Moldova overtakes Ukraine on road to Europe
    December 11, 2012, by Annabelle Chapman of the Kyiv Post

    As Ukraine’s relations with the European Union remain frosty, its smaller neighbour Moldova is taking the limelight. The country of 3.6 million people is one of the poorest in Europe, […]

  • Ukraine PM resigns amid economic crisis
    December 4, 2012, by Stefan Bos of VOANews

    Ukraine is facing political uncertainty after the sudden resignation of Prime Minister Mykola Azarov and his Cabinet Monday. The president has asked the prime minister to stay on as interim […]

  • Communist symbol ban spreads among Russia’s neighbors
    August 16, 2012, by James Brooke VOA Moscow Bureau Chief

    In Lviv, Western Ukraine nationalists fought last year to block communists from bringing red flags to the city’s World War II Hill of Glory. This year, Lviv banned all public […]

  • Freedom House: Hungary, Ukraine in democratic decline
    June 6, 2012, by VOANews

    A U.S.-based non-governmental organization advocating for democracy and human rights says Hungary and Ukraine are at the forefront of an antidemocratic trend in Central and Eastern Europe. In a report […]