Will Ukraine Corruption KO Klitschko’s Political Ambitions?
WITNESSES TO HORROR
As Suspects Named, Moscow Mocks Dutch MH17 Investigations
Ukraine’s New President Vows Reform. Or Is It Revenge?
The vast majority of Ukrainians want corrupt officials thrown out of office and, in many cases, arrested. But will this be about justice, or just settling scores?
Ukraine’s Funny New First Lady Is Dead Serious
Olena Zelenska used to write gags for the TV comedy that got her husband elected president of Ukraine. But she says their commitment to freedom and democracy is no joke.
THE LAST LAUGH
Ukraine Elects a Television Comic President by a Landslide
Voters clearly wanted to throw out the political hand President Poroshenko dealt them, even if their new head of state is a joker.
NOT SO FUNNY
Is He Kidding? The Comic Who Would Be President of Ukraine.
Volodymyr Zelenskiy, star of a sitcom, is on track to become president of the country at the epicenter of the New Cold War.
Ukraine’s Elections Suffer From a Manafort Hangover
People are so sick of the kind of politics Manafort played in Ukraine, they've made actor-comedian Volodymyr Zelensky, a fresh face, the leading contender for president.
While Putin Hardens His Line in Ukraine, Trump Goes Squishy
A report from the front lines in eastern Ukraine and in Washington D.C.
EYEBALL TO EYEBALL
Throwing the Ukraine War in Putin’s Face
During the Russian president’s long press conference, a Ukrainian journalist confronted him directly about fears of a major war.