Reflections from our correspondents on the ground in the Ukrainian capital.
August 12, 2019
Servant of the People won a landslide victory in July's parliamentary elections. The question remains can Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy actually control his own party?
May 22, 2019
After only minutes on the job and with no formal party structure behind him, nor any representation in either the parliament or state organs, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's first act was to dismiss the Verkhovna Rada.
April 29, 2019
It's what you would expect from a professional stand-up comedian: Ukraine’s president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy responded to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s offer to grant Russian passports to any Ukrainians that want one with cutting satire.
April 24, 2019
Ukraine’s president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy was swept to power on the basis of two promises: to bring peace to the Donbas region in the east of the country and end corruption. Peace is the tough one.
April 23, 2019
“To all post-Soviet countries: look at us. Anything is possible!” outsider and comic Volodymyr Zelenskiy told cheering crowds after he won a crushing victory over incumbent President Petro Poroshenko in the April 21 presidential election run off.