Ukraine imposes martial law following clash with Russia

Ukrainian parliament approves president's proposal for martial law, which will be imposed for 30 days in 10 of Ukraine's 27 regions.Elad Benari, 11/27/2018, 12:06 AM

Nikki Haley criticizes Russia for firing on Ukrainian ships

In emergency meeting of UN Security Council Haley says US stands with Ukraine people, calls Russia to respect international obligations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2018, 7:53 PM

Security Council to meet over Russia-Ukraine clash

Ambassador Nikki Haley announces emergency meeting of UN Security Council following clash near Crimea.Elad Benari, 11/26/2018, 4:57 AM

Ukrainian president proposes martial law

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says he would propose that parliament declare martial law following clash with Russia.Ben Ariel, 11/26/2018, 1:04 AM

Russia, Ukraine clash in Black Sea

Ukraine claims Russian forces capture three of its vessels, block sea traffic in Black Sea.David Rosenberg, 11/25/2018, 10:20 PM

Listening devices found at Kiev synagogue, chief rabbi says

Chief rabbi of Ukraine says secret recording devices and other surveillance activities were discovered at one of Kiev’s main synagogues.JTA, 10/31/2018, 4:33 PM

Holocaust institute ends Poland trips over 'Holocaust Law'

After Poland passes Holocaust censorship law banning claims of Polish collaboration, institute moves study trips from Poland to Ukraine.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 10/25/2018, 6:10 PM

Despite surge from Russia, aliyah falls in 2018

Immigration to Israel declines in 2018, despite 35% increase in immigration from Russia, as French aliyah declines.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 10/12/2018, 2:59 PM

Russia: Ukraine downed MH17

Russian Defense Ministry reveals paper trail proving Ukraine owned missile responsible for downing Flight MH17 in 2014.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2018, 4:22 PM

Gabbay: Investigate 'Israeli official' in Manafort case

Head of main opposition party calls on PM to launch immediate investigation into identity of official in case of Trump campaign manager.Gary Willig, 9/16/2018, 7:14 PM

Manafort wanted ‘Obama Jews’ to help Ukraine lobbying campaign

Ex-Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort solicited senior Israeli official to lobby Obama to ease pressure on Ukrainian clients.JTA, 9/16/2018, 3:05 PM

'Rosh Hashanah on the Temple Mount - let no one be absent'

At night, student Temple Mount activists hang notices calling to ascend Temple Mount on Rosh Hashanah. By morning, they were destroyed.Mordechai Sones, 8/30/2018, 1:05 PM

Israel sets up temporary consulate in Uman for Rosh Hashanah

With tens of thousands of pilgrims expected to visit Hasidic rabbi's grave in Ukraine, Israel opens consulate to assist visitors.JTA, 8/28/2018, 2:51 PM

Fascist salutes: Does it matter anymore?

Historian examines whether fascist slogans can be appropriate for use in a democratic state and divorced from their historical meaning.Mordechai Sones, 8/19/2018, 5:42 PM

Nazi collaborator greeting becomes official Ukraine army salute

'Glory to Ukraine! Glory to the Heroes! These words and this greeting will become Armed Forces of Ukraine official military greeting.'Mordechai Sones, 8/16/2018, 6:28 PM

Ukraine monument to those who perished

Special ceremony in Nadvorna, Ukraine to dedicate monument to Jews murdered in Holocaust.Mordechai Sones, 8/16/2018, 12:32 PM

Israel, Ukraine, plan for Rosh Hashanah visitors to Uman

Israeli delegation meets with Ukranian government officials to discuss preparations for Rosh Hashanah pilgrimage to Uman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2018, 3:23 PM

293 Olim from Ukraine arrive in Israel

New immigrants greeted by Immigration and Absorption Minister at Ben Gurion Airport. Many fled Ukrainian civil war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2018, 5:25 PM

Decrease in asylum-seekers to Israel from Eastern Europe

Significant drop in number of asylum seekers arriving as tourists from Ukraine and Georgia in first half of 2018, says Population Authority.Mordechai Sones, 7/22/2018, 2:26 PM

Everyone is smart except Trump when it comes to Putin negotiations

That brilliance explains why they are all billionaires who were elected president.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 7/19/2018, 12:22 PM

Exhibition in Ukrainian parliament glorifies Nazi collaborators

Months after hundreds march streets of Lvov commemorating 75th anniversary of SS division's creation.Mordechai Sones, 7/8/2018, 8:05 PM

Ukrainian general implies Jews seek bloodshed

Jewish groups seek dismissal of Colonel General Anatoliy Matios, Ukraine’s chief military prosecutor, over "outrageous" statement.JTA, 6/29/2018, 3:13 PM

Volunteers rescue Jewish headstones used to pave Ukraine street

Jewish gravestones removed from cemeteries during World War II and Soviet period to be restored.JTA, 6/28/2018, 4:25 PM

Watch: 'Rachem' - the Ukrainian version

Vlad and Roman, two non-Jews, sang at the wedding of the Chabad emissary at the Menorah Center in Dnipropetrovsk.Eliran Aharon, 6/21/2018, 12:05 AM

'Dead' journalist shows up at news conference

Russian journalist reportedly shot dead yesterday appears today at news conference, says murder was staged by Ukrainian law enforcement.Reut Hadar, 5/30/2018, 7:57 PM

Ukraine strips assets, medals of Jewish singer who backed Putin

Ukraine revokes all honors for Iosif Kobzon for saying majority of Crimeans wanted to be part of Russia.JTA, 5/29/2018, 6:50 PM

Ukrainian mayor, diplomat slammed for anti-Semitic rhetoric

Ukrainian consulate official and mayor Ukrainian town slammed for spreading anti-Semitic canards.JTA, 5/15/2018, 12:22 PM

Merkel blasts breaches of Ukraine truce

Angela Merkel receives prize for peace, says there are 'ceasefire violations' 'every day' in eastern Ukraine.AFP, 5/12/2018, 11:56 PM

Prominent Ukrainian rabbi inaugurates prayer for Trump’s success

Leading Ukrainian rabbi hails President Trump as a 'sincere friend of Israel and Ukraine,' prepares special prayer for his success.Cnaan Liphshiz, 5/11/2018, 9:14 AM

Ukrainian president condemns intolerance and anti-Semitism

Ukraine's President Poroshenko promises swift action against perpetrators of discrimination and anti-Semitism.JTA, 5/8/2018, 1:43 AM

Nazi symbols, salutes on display at Ukrainian nationalist march

Hundreds take part in far-right march in Ukrainian city of Lviv to honor SS unit of local volunteers.JTA, 4/30/2018, 7:24 AM

Ukrainian teacher allegedly praises Hitler

Public school teacher in Lviv allegedly posted birthday greetings to Nazi leader on Facebook and taught her students the Nazi salute.Ben Ariel, 4/24/2018, 6:45 AM

Ukraine to commemorate synagogue destroyed by Nazis in Lviv

Local authorities in Lviv, Ukraine, design monument commemorating synagogue demolished by Nazis.JTA, 3/21/2018, 2:37 PM

In 2017, most immigrants to Israel came from Russia and Ukraine

For the first time in over a decade, most immigrants to Israel are from Russia, Ukraine.JTA, 2/26/2018, 9:30 PM

Ukrainian monument to Jewish Holocaust victims vandalized

Swastika, SS symbols painted on monument honoring Jews killed in Ukraine during the HolocaustJTA, 2/15/2018, 7:47 PM

'Hold the March of the Living in Ukraine instead of Poland'

Chief rabbi of Ukraine wants Holocaust program moved to his country to punish Poland.JTA, 2/3/2018, 6:37 PM

Smoke grenade thrown into Holocaust lecture in Ukraine

Man wearing ski mask hurls smoke grenade into bookstore hosting lecture on the Holocaust in Lviv.JTA, 2/2/2018, 9:26 AM

Jewish, Christian and Muslim leaders discuss the Holocaust

What happens when a rabbi, an imam, and an archbishop meet at a Holocaust Remembrance Day conference?Yoni Kempinski, Brussels, 1/24/2018, 1:54 PM

Ukraine: Christmas play turns anti-Semitic

Christmas play at Polish consulate in Ukraine includes anti-Semitic message.JTA, 12/27/2017, 7:16 PM

Wave of anti-Semitic vandalism in Ukraine

Graffiti praising the Holocaust and demanding Jews leave the country found on three Jewish institutions in Odessa, Ukraine.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2017, 12:16 PM

New immigrants celebrate Hanukkah at Ben Gurion airport

208 new immigrants from Ukraine celebrate first Hanukkah in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 10:49 AM

Ukrainian vandals smear animal blood on menorah

Days after vandals spray-paint swastika on menorah in Ukrainian capital of Kiev, Hanukkah symbol vandalized with animal blood.David Rosenberg, 12/18/2017, 2:27 PM

‘Death to the kikes’ painted on Jewish charity in Ukraine

Unknown vandals paint black message of death to Jews on wall of charity funded by American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee.JTA, 11/27/2017, 5:41 PM

Alleged Nazi war criminal identified as Republican donor

98-year-old Ukrainian man accused of being Nazi mass-murderer donated thousands of dollars to Republican party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2017, 3:11 PM

'I am certain Ukraine will fight anti-Semitism uncompromisingly'

President Rivlin meets with Ukrainian FM Klimkin, speaks about economic ties, tourism, and the joint battle against anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2017, 1:06 PM

Fire near Rebbe Nachman's tomb forces evacuation

Fire breaks out at site adjacent to Breslov founder's grave in Uman, Ukraine, forcing evacuation of Jewish school children.David Rosenberg, 11/21/2017, 12:38 PM

'Let my rabbi go'

Breslov hassidim continue campaign to bring remains of famed hasidic leader to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2017, 9:42 PM

90-year-old circumcised in Ukraine

90-year-old Jew from Ukraine circumcised in special Jewish clinic in Dnepropetrovsk.Uzi Baruch, 11/12/2017, 4:15 AM

Rebbe Nachman coming to Israel?

Israeli government reportedly discussing with Ukraine possibility of bringing Hassidic leader's remains to Israel.David Rosenberg, 11/6/2017, 9:17 AM

Hasidism founder's meditation cave discovered

Hasidic researchers discover Ba'al Shem Tov's meditation cave, thanks to an unexpected source.Ben Shaul, 11/2/2017, 8:39 AM

Ukrainian Pres mistakenly tweets photo of Jews deported by Nazis

President Petro Poroshenko uses picture of Nazi deportations of Jews in post about Soviet deportations of Ukrainians.JTA, 10/24/2017, 10:31 PM

Passenger forced to pay $1145 after flight overbooked

Woman claims airline refused to allow her to board plane, forced her to return nine days late. Judge orders woman to compensate airline.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2017, 3:04 PM

Honoring of anti-Semites in Ukraine 'a problem', says ambassador

'There is a trend, nationalism is on the rise,' says Israeli ambassador, warning that honoring anti-Semites in Ukraine is a 'problem'JTA, 10/20/2017, 12:52 PM

Five dead in accident near Chabad House in Ukraine

SUV rams into crowd of people in the center of Kharkiv. Police say the incident was not terror-related.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2017, 12:09 AM

'Severe blow to the memory of the sacred martyrs'

Monument in memory of Symon Petliura erected in Vinnitsa, Ukraine, not far from local synagogue.Mordechai Sones, 10/18/2017, 11:16 AM

Anti-fascism activist receives death threats

Activist receives threats for opposing Ukraine city’s honoring of Nazi SS officer.JTA, 10/14/2017, 7:33 PM

Ukraine teens arrested in vandalism at Jewish cemetery

Teens arrested for toppling at least 20 Jewish gravestones in August.JTA, 10/10/2017, 2:43 AM