Russia is no longer trying to hide the fact that the Kremlin is directly involved and supporting separatist leaders in Ukraine.
U.S. training should be provided, if not in Ukraine itself, then in nearby countries.
Another reason to keep an upper hand: Russia also funnels oil to Europe via a pipeline that runs directly through Ukraine.
We want one nation and Yarosh can help us form that nation, a Ukraine for Ukrainians.
“Please put an end to the war in Ukraine soon,” the old woman pleaded.
History shared the fate of Kolchak's government and the Ukraine; it was not recognized by the delegates.
Wide was the distance between the Ukraine and the Rio Bravo.
You are the engineer in charge of the Ukraine Oil Field, is it not so?
As to us, my grandfather was a manager in the Ukraine, and I do not think of denying that.
My minstrel enthusiasm was explained by this, that after long wandering I had met the first Ukraine soul.
from Russian Ukraina, literally "border, frontier," from u- "at" + krai "edge."
Republic in southeastern Europe, bordered by Belarus to the north; Russia to the northeast and east; the Black Sea to the south; Moldova, Romania, and Hungary to the southwest; and Slovakia and Poland to the west; includes the peninsula of Crimea. Kiev is the capital and largest city.
Note: Of the former Soviet republics, it is second to Russia in population.
Note: Ukraine came under a succession of invaders and foreign rulers, including central Asian tribes, the Mongols, Lithuania, the Ottoman Empire, Poland, and finally Russia. Under oppressive Polish and Russian rule in the seventeenth century, Ukrainian fugitives, known as Cossacks, organized resistance movements.
Note: A nationalist and cultural revival in the nineteenth century was rewarded after World War I by independence, which was, however, short-lived. Invaded by Russian troops, Ukraine became one of the original Soviet republics in 1922.
Note: Ukraine was traditionally home to a large Jewish population. Many Jews left Ukraine under oppressive conditions in the nineteenth century, and thousands more were exterminated by the Nazis in World War II.