Special Counsel Robert Mueller's indictment includes a staggering amount of detail about how Manafort and Gates laundered tens of millions of dollars to cover up their work for Ukraine over the course of nearly a decade.
While I was there I got stuck in a school during what may well have been a phoney fire fight, set up by the DNR to make the Ukrainian Army look bad.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk tendered his resignation on Sunday, citing a "political crisis" that he said had been "unleashed artificially."
Ukraine's gulf has deepened after local elections appeared to consolidate President Poroshenko’s rule in the west and pro-Russia factions in the east of the country. And some "Star Wars" characters turned up.
Sunday's local elections are the first chance for Ukraine's powerful oligarchs to regain political power after the regime shift in 2014. So VICE News checked out the atmosphere in conflict-riven Mariupol.
A string of suicides and murders points to growing political instability in Ukraine.
In a documentary trailer, Putin speaks of a secret meeting on February 22 in which he told security services to "begin the work to bring Crimea back into Russia."
The editor of one of the last independent investigative outlets in Russia claims to have a top secret document that proves Moscow began plotting an incursion in Ukraine more than a year ago.
People often ask whether the West should protect its interests or pursue its democratic ideals when formulating foreign policy — but it's the wrong question to ask.
"What's happening in Ukraine now matters to criminals from Bogotá to Beijing."