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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko delivers a speech during military drills in November 2018.

Russia is gathering tanks on our border, says Ukraine, as it activates sweeping martial law powers

Ukraine says that it is under threat of a '"full-scale war" with Russia and has banned Russian men aged between 16 and 60 from entering the country.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko poses for a picture with servicemen during a rehearsal for the Independence Day military parade in Kiev in August 2018.

Parts of Ukraine are now under martial law, giving authorities sweeping powers to ban protest, seize property, and lock up foreigners

Ukraine voted to impose martial law amid rising tensions with Russia. It gives the government enormous powers, which it promised to use sparingly.
Armed men loyal to LPR Minister Igor Kornet block off a street in the centre of rebel-controlled city of Luhansk during a coup, Ukraine November 22, 2017

A surprising flare up in Ukraine’s ‘frozen’ war could reveal an internal rivalry between the Kremlin and Russia’s security age...

In a war that has only seen skirmishes and occasional flare ups, Ukraine's war in the Donbas momentarily went hot as a series of events happened last week
Ukrainian servicemen on armored personnel carriers during a ceremony to hand over weapons, military equipment, and aircraft to the army, outside Zhytomyr, January 5, 2015.

The US is moving closer to a plan to aid Ukraine that could backfire dangerously

The proposal would allow the Ukrainian government to buy $47 million worth of 'defensive' lethal aid from American companies.

One of the Russians seen fighting in Syria is a well-known militia leader from the Ukraine conflict nicknamed ‘Motorola’

A fighter accused of carrying out summary executions of Ukrainian soldiers is now helping prop the regime of Bashar al-Assad.