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Ukraine: Country in Eastern Europe
Ukraine is a country in Eastern Europe. It is the second-largest country in Europe after Russia, which it borders to the east and north-east. Ukraine also shares borders with Belarus to the north; Poland, Slovakia, and Hungary to the west; Romania and Moldova to the south; and has a coastline along the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea. It spans an area of 603,628 km2 (233,062 sq mi), with a population of 41.4 million, and is the eighth-most populous country in Europe. The nation's capital and largest city is Kyiv.

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Ukraine's parliament passes law to limit oligarchs' influence on politics [Video]

Ukraine's parliament passes law to limit oligarchs' influence on politics

The law will prevent wealthy businessmen in Ukraine from funding political parties or taking part in the privatisation of state assets.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:02Published
Ukraine shooting: Zelenskyy vows strong response after gunmen fire at chief aide's car [Video]

Ukraine shooting: Zelenskyy vows strong response after gunmen fire at chief aide's car

More than 10 bullets hit the vehicle during the attack near Kyiv at 10 am local time on Wednesday.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:25Published
LGBTQ supporters march in Kyiv and in Belgrade [Video]

LGBTQ supporters march in Kyiv and in Belgrade

Thousands of people gathered in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv to take part in the annual Pride march in support of the country's LGBTQ community.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:00Published
World's Best Pole Dancer Athlete Dimitry Politov | International Pole Championships | Oneindia News [Video]

World's Best Pole Dancer Athlete Dimitry Politov | International Pole Championships | Oneindia News

Dimitry Politov from the Ukraine is one of the world’s best pole dancers. He’s always in search of a new thrill, performing incredible stunts at frightening heights. The Russian athlete has won..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:12Published

On GPS: Did President Zelensky feel pressured by Trump? [Video]

On GPS: Did President Zelensky feel pressured by Trump?

Fareed asks the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, what kind of pressure he was under from former President Trump to undermine then-candidate Biden.

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Ukraine's leader to talk with Biden on security, Russian gas [Video]

Ukraine's leader to talk with Biden on security, Russian gas

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 02:27Published
Nord Stream 2 pipeline 'dangerous geopolitical weapon' said Ukraine [Video]

Nord Stream 2 pipeline 'dangerous geopolitical weapon' said Ukraine

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:52Published
Ukraine 'has very significant international support' over Crimea [Video]

Ukraine 'has very significant international support' over Crimea

It comes as Ukraine marked 30 years since it decided to leave the Soviet Union.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:37Published
Ukraine celebrates 30th independence anniversary with military parade [Video]

Ukraine celebrates 30th independence anniversary with military parade

Ukraine celebrates the 30th anniversary of its independence with a military parade, a day after Kyiv and its Western allies agreed to work towards "peacefully" ending Russia's "occupation" of Crimea in..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:00Published
Ukrainian plane in Afghanistan Hijacked, Taken to Iran: Reports | Oneindia News [Video]

Ukrainian plane in Afghanistan Hijacked, Taken to Iran: Reports | Oneindia News

A Ukrainian plane that was in Afghanistan to evacuate its citizens was hijacked and diverted to Iran, reports quoted a Ukraine Minister as saying. Meanwhile, Iran’s aviation spokesman rejected the..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:00Published
‘Crimea is Ukraine’: Zelenskyy opens inaugural Crimea summit [Video]

‘Crimea is Ukraine’: Zelenskyy opens inaugural Crimea summit

Representatives of 46 nations and blocs attended the first international summit on the annexation of Crimea in Ukraine, a summit dismissed as an “anti-Russian event” by the Kremlin.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:55Published
Merkel, Ukrainian leader discuss peace efforts, gas pipeline [Video]

Merkel, Ukrainian leader discuss peace efforts, gas pipeline

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:50Published
Angela Merkel urges high-level meeting on eastern Ukraine in 'farewell visit' to Kyiv [Video]

Angela Merkel urges high-level meeting on eastern Ukraine in 'farewell visit' to Kyiv

Angela Merkel said she supported further peace talks on the situation in eastern Ukraine during her "farewell visit" to Kyiv.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:00Published
Missing Belarus activist Vitaly Shishov found hanged in Kyiv park [Video]

Missing Belarus activist Vitaly Shishov found hanged in Kyiv park

Vitaly Shishov, who led a Kyiv-based NGO, was found hanged in a park in the Ukrainian capital, police say.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:46Published
Ukraine vows to probe case of hanged Belarusian activist [Video]

Ukraine vows to probe case of hanged Belarusian activist

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 02:05Published
Is political repression worsening in Belarus? | Inside Story [Video]

Is political repression worsening in Belarus? | Inside Story

Belarusian olympic athlete asks Poland for protection, while activist is found hanged in Ukraine.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 25:00Published
NGO accuses Minsk after Belarusian activist found dead in Ukraine [Video]

NGO accuses Minsk after Belarusian activist found dead in Ukraine

Vitali Shishov led a group helping Belarusians flee repression in the country and went missing while jogging on Monday.

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:23Published
Belarus dissident Vitaly Shishov found dead in Ukraine, police open murder case [Video]

Belarus dissident Vitaly Shishov found dead in Ukraine, police open murder case

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 03:44Published

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