Ukraine Crisis

  • Soccer team in Ukraine war zone changes homes

    soccer ball on grass field

    Christopher Bruno/SXC

    After Brazilian midfielder Douglas Costa said he was "afraid" to return to Shakhtar Donetsk, the Ukrainian club located in a war zone announced that it would play its home games elsewhere.

  • First MH17 bodies arrive in Netherlands

    Coffins of MH17

    Two military aircraft carrying bodies from last week's Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash have landed in the Netherlands.

  • Ukraine: Two military jets shot down

    Ukraine jets shot down

    CNN

    Two Ukrainian military jets were shot down Wednesday in the eastern part of the country, where pro-Russian rebels have fought against government forces, a Ukrainian military office said.

    The pilots ejected, the office said. Information on their condit...

  • Who are Ukraine's pro-Russia rebels?

    Alexander Borodai

    CNN

    The horrifying crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 has put the pro-Russia rebels operating in Ukraine's eastern regions center stage -- and raised all kinds of questions about who they are, what they want and who's in charge.

    U.S. and other officials...

  • Ukraine: A Russian downed MH17

    Pro Russian separatists at MH17 site debris

    REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

    Did a Russian fire the missile that downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17? That depends on who you ask.

  • MH-17 crash site residents traumatized

    MH-17 local residents

    The debris of MH-17 is scattered over a wide area, so is the trauma inflicted on local residents.

  • Mom's regret over MH17 victim's plane fear

    Miguel, Samira, Mika and Shaka Calehr

    Courtesy Haroen Calehr

    The mother of two brothers killed in the MH17 plane crash has spoken of her regret at not taking her youngest son's fears over the flight seriously.

  • Russian ambassador: It's decision time 'for everybody'

    Vladimir Chizhov Russian amb to EU

    CNN

    The downing of MH17 was indeed a "game-changer" as many Western leaders have called it, Vladimir Chizhov, Russian ambassador to the EU, told CNN's Christiane Amanpour on Tuesday.

  • Flight 17 passengers remembered

    Flight 17 passenger Quinn Schansman

    From Family Photos/CNN

    The victims aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came from around the world and held a wide range of hopes and dreams. Here are a few of those passengers' pictures and stories.

  • Europe threatens Russia with tough sanctions

    EU flags, European Union flags

    Wes Little/CNN

    Europe warned Russia it faces tough new sanctions unless Moscow halts the flow of arms to rebels in Ukraine and cooperates over the Malaysia Airlines crash.