Why are Ukraine and Russia fighting over Crimea? Why is the Crimean peninsula part of Ukraine? How come Russia still has soldiers there? Here is a short guide for the perplexed.
Four things you need to know about the Ukraine uprising: What sparked the protests? Will the country split? Who’s giving the security forces orders?
An anti-Semitic party called Svoboda will be well represented in Ukraine’s parliament after winning 12.3 percent of the vote in Sunday’s parliamentary elections.
Svoboda party members have been linked to several anti-Semitic attacks, including the torching of synagogues and Jewish cultural centers and the desecration of Jewish cemeteries. Read more.