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September 06, 2022
Soldiers Face Mental Health Battle In Russia's War On Ukraine
The war in Ukraine is not just taking a physical toll on soldiers on the battlefield but also a psychological one. RFE/RL correspondent Taras Levchenkov visited the Center for Mental Health and Rehabilitation of Veterans in Ukraine's Kyiv region and spoke with soldiers who are being treated there.
July 31, 2022
Ukrainian Tank Crews Recount Battles From The Front Lines
Soldiers with Ukraine's 3rd Tank Brigade are fighting to hold on to territory around Slovyansk and Kharkiv in eastern Ukraine, where Russian invaders have made little to no progress in recent weeks. RFE/RL spoke with tank crews who recounted their experiences in battle.
January 19, 2020
Ukraine Receives Bodies From Plane Downed In Iran
The remains of 11 Ukrainians killed when Iran's military mistakenly shot down a passenger airliner after takeoff from Tehran international airport arrived in Kyiv on January 19. President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and other senior Ukrainian officials participated in a solemn ceremony.
December 29, 2019
Ukraine, Russia-Backed Separatists Hold Prisoner Swap
A prisoner swap between Ukraine's government and Russia-backed separatists in the country's east took place on December 29. People who had been held by the separatists were brought by buses to a government-controlled checkpoint near the village of Mayorsk.
April 14, 2019
Ukraine's Poroshenko Takes Supporters Into Stadium
After Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko addressed supporters and responded to journalists' questions on April 14, he took a crowd of supporters inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium, where his rival, actor and film producer Volodymyr Zelenskiy, has challenged him to stage a debate.
April 14, 2019
With No Rival To Debate, Poroshenko Talks To Journalists, Supporters
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko arrived for a presidential debate at Kyiv's Olimpiyskiy Stadium on April 14. His rival in the April 21 presidential runoff, actor and film producer Volodymyr Zelenskiy, did not show up after insisting that he would only debate on April 19.
February 03, 2019
Ukraine's Orthodox Church Enthrones Metropolitan Epifaniy
Metropolitan Epifaniy was officially installed as the leader of the new Orthodox Church of Ukraine on February 3. President Petro Poroshenko attended the ceremony in a packed St. Sophia's Cathedral in Kyiv. Epifaniy was elected to lead the church at its unifying assembly in December.
October 12, 2018
Poroshenko Hails Independence Of Ukrainian Orthodox Church
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko hailed a decision to recognize the independence of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. Speaking to reporters on October 11, Poroshenko said the recognition was an issue of sovereignty and national security for Ukraine.