The Trump administration is mulling whether to transfer lethal weaponry to Ukraine, which would enable Ukraine's military to impose new costs on the Russians and their proxies engaged in a separatist revolt.
A major cyber attack that caused havoc around the world on Tuesday appears to be under control in Ukraine, where the attack likely originated.
The International Court of Justice on Wednesday rejected Ukraine's request for measures aimed at blocking Russian support for rebels in eastern Ukraine.
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A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow following his recent move to Ukraine was shot and killed Thursday in Kiev, prompting harsh words between the two neighboring countries.
U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley condemned Russia's "aggressive actions" in eastern Ukraine on Thursday and warned Moscow that U.S. sanctions imposed after its annexation of Crimea will remain until the peninsula is returned to Ukraine.
Dutch-led criminal investigators said Wednesday they have solid evidence that a Malaysian jet was shot down by a Buk missile moved into eastern Ukraine from Russia.