The Ukrainian parliament has approved the nomination of Serhiy Arbuzov as the country's new central bank chairman to replace Volodymyr Stelmakh.
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has expressed concern about the use of violence against opposition demonstrators in Belarus following the December 19 presidential election.
Public transportation workers in the east Ukrainian city of Kharkiv say they will continue their strike until their overdue salaries are fully paid.
Ukraine's prosecutor-general says former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has been charged with abuse of power while in office.
The authorities in Ukraine's eastern city of Donetsk have launched an investigation into the beating of the wife of the local university's de facto rector, Yuriy Lysenko.
Public transportation workers in the east Ukrainian city of Kharkiv held a one-day strike today to protest overdue wages.
The two opposition factions in Ukraine's Verkhovna Rada have called for the dismissal of the parliament speaker and an investigation by the Prosecutor-General into the bloody brawl that erupted in the parliament chamber on December 16.
Kyiv police have appealed to all local television companies to provide video materials shot during recent anti-Tax Code protests on the city's Independence Square.
Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko says the Prosecutor-General's Office has opened a criminal case against her, accusing her of embezzling funds allocated as part of the Kyoto Protocol.
Ukrainian authorities have detained former environment minister Georgy Filipchuk, who is being investigated for alleged abuse of office.
About 100 veterans of the Chornobyl nuclear disaster have staged a protest on Liberty Square in Ukraine's eastern city of Kharkiv.
Ukraine's Prosecutor-General's Office says it has charged a former interior minister and ally of opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko with abuse of office and forgery.