Ukraine


Russia to Supply Power to Rebel-Controlled Eastern Ukraine

In a move that further cements Russia’s control over parts of eastern Ukraine, Russian officials announced on Tuesday that they will begin supplying electricity to separatist-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine…

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Member of Security Watchdog OSCE Killed in Ukraine

One member of European security watchdog OSCE’s monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine was killed and two others were injured after their vehicle drove over a mine near Luhansk. An American…

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Merkel and Trump Talk About Afghanistan, Ukraine

Angela Merkel’s spokesman says the German chancellor has talked with U.S. President Donald Trump, exchanging thoughts on the current situation in Afghanistan and in eastern Ukraine. Steffen Seibert said in…

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Ukraine and Israel Seek to Patch Relations

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu spoke by phone on Wednesday afternoon. It was the first conversation between the two leaders since PM Netanyahu canceled a…

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Ukrainian Prosecutor Reports Progress on Uman Attack

Ukraine’s top prosecutor said that he is confident that the perpetrators of last week’s attack on visitors at the kever of Harav Nachman of Breslov, zy”a, in Uman will be…

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Fallout From U.N. Vote Reaches Kiev

Israel’s decision to cancel a visit from Ukraine’s prime minister triggered a summons of the Israeli ambassador to Kiev for a meeting to express the Foreign Ministry’s displeasure, on Monday.…

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Israel Cancels Ukrainian PM’s Visit After U.N. Vote

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has decided to cancel the upcoming visit of Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman to Israel. Groysman was scheduled to arrive in Israel on Tuesday for a…

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1,000 Ukrainian Construction Workers to Come to Israel

Some 1,000 construction workers from Ukraine will be recruited in an organized fashion during the course of 2017, following a bilateral agreement signed between Israel and Ukraine. The agreement will…

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