It was a history that created fault lines. Eastern Ukraine fell under Russian imperial rule by the late 17th century, much earlier than western Ukraine.
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Ukraine’s population decreased by about 170,000 people in 2016, the government in Kiev reported last month, underscoring a demographic trend that began after the
Loosely translated and abridged by George Skoryk from “HISTORY OF UKRAINE” by Mykhaylo Hrushevs’kyi. V. DECLINE OF UKRAINIAN STATEHOOD AND CULTURE (1712-1783).
Power plant Burshtyn TES, Ukraine. The former Soviet republic of Ukraine has been a trouble-spot since early 2014, which saw the ‘Euromaidan’ revolution in support of
Ukraine: Expert summaries and analyses of the state of media.
Ukraine (/ juː ˈ k r eɪ n / ( listen); Ukrainian: Україна, tr. Ukraina [ukrɐˈjinɐ]), sometimes called the Ukraine, is a sovereign state in Eastern Europe
Russian military intervention in Ukraine (2014–present) Part of the Ukrainian crisis and pro-Russian unrest in Ukraine Areas held by the insurgents and Russia
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has destroyed the peace in Europe for a generation.