172 Olim Escape War-Torn Ukraine for IsraelUkrainian immigrants welcomed home after experiencing the horrors of the civil war in Donetsk.
Ukraine Fears 'Full-Scale' Russian InvasionRenewed fighting in Ukraine causes international alarm; Ukraine, observers say Russia moved tanks and broke ceasefire.
Putin Warns Israel: Do Not Send Arms to UkraineMoscow threatens that sending arms to Kiev in retaliation for S-300 missile agreement with Iran will raise the death toll.
IFCJ Donates $650,000 to Ukrainian JewryEmergency funds to bolster security, supplies to Jews caught in the line of fire between Kiev, pro-Russian rebels.
Kerry Heads to Rome to Talk 'Palestinian State'US Secretary of State to meet with Netanyahu, Russian FM over 'window of opportunity' to solve regional conflicts.
Ukrainian Jews: France, UK Much Worse for JewsUkrainian Jewish leaders claim anti-Semitism is much worse in France and even UK, suggest Russia playing it up as a political ploy.
Ukrainian Jewish Philanthropist Shot DeadGarik Zylberbord was killed in Donetsk while trying to stop pro-Russian rebels from robbing his neighbor’s home.
Malaysian Jet Crashes Over Russia-Ukraine BorderFoul play or terrorism? Stakes skyrocket in Moscow-Kiev conflict after 295 people die in apparent terror attack.
Verbal Violence Between Russia, Ukraine EscalatesRussian adviser insults Ukraine as trade deal with EU looms; violence continues as refugee crisis balloons out of control.
Deputy Minister Fires at UNHRC's 'Lack of Shame'Danny Danon issues fierce condemnation of UN 'hypocrisy' after Israel repeatedly condemned over search for kidnapped teens.
Moscow, Kiev Reach 'Mutual Understanding'Ukraine, Russia end peace talks and resolve to end fighting in the volatile east - as battles continue to rage in Slaviansk.
Mixed Messages in Kiev as President Takes OfficePresident Petro Poroshenko sworn in Sunday amid mixed messages; promises amnesty as families begin to flee Slaviansk.
Infighting Breaks Out in Ukraine's DonetskDonetsk separatists declare they are 'ready to defend' the region against local pro-Ukrainian militias, creating a multiple-front conflict.
Tense Standoff in Battle for Donetsk AirportBoth sides claim victory prematurely in battle for eastern Ukrainian airport. But are Russian troops waiting in the wings?
Ukraine's 'Chocolate King' Wins ElectionUkrainian chocolate baron Petro Poroshenko wins 56% of the vote in election, vows to bring peace.
Moscow Pushing for Peace Before Kiev VoteVladimir Putin vows to work with the new Ukrainian government ahead of the Kiev vote. But is it too little, too late?
Report: Jewish Oligarch Threatened SeparatistsTapes surface claiming Jewish regional governor has placed a bounty on a major pro-Russian separatist leader, hired hit men for fire attack.
Ukraine and UsUkrainian anti-Semitism is a continuation of the legacy of Europe's persecution and hatred of the Jews, but Ukraine is a country with a prominent place in that hatred.
Referendum Vote Commences in UkraineEastern Ukraine goes to the polls over the possibility of secession. But does it even matter?
Pro-Russian Militants Push Ahead with Referendum'Civil war has already begun,' a separatist leader explained. 'We just voice what the people want.'
Russia Urges Ukrainian Separatists to Stand DownVladimir Putin, in surprising about-face, calls back troops, urges pro-Russian gunmen in eastern Ukraine to postpone referendum.
Wounded Ukrainian Mayor on the MendGennady Kernes, who was shot last week in Kharkiv, has regained full consciousness and slowly recovering, officials say.
Germany Says Ukraine is Close to WarBerlin advises its citizens to leave Ukraine's troubled east and south, citing increasing tension and risks.
Kiev 'At War' with Pro-Russian Rebels After 42 DieBomb attack in Odessa kills 42 Ukrainians Friday, plunging region deeper into crisis. Is unrest turning into a civil war?
Wounded Jewish Ukrainian Mayor Conscious AgainGennady Kernes on the mend as investigation into attack continues.
Neo-Nazis March in Lvov to Honor Ukrainian SSMarch for the Waffen, 14th volunteer division of the SS, irks local authorities. Is Neo-Nazism in Ukraine becoming endemic?
Ukraine 'Helpless' Against Pro-Russian GunmenActing president Alexander Turchinov insists eastern Ukraine being taken over by 'terrorist organizations,' says police 'helpless.'
Pro-Russian Militias Attack Jewish-Owned BankPro-Russian militants attack bank owned by Jewish-Ukrainian oligarch; follows shooting of Jewish mayor of Kharkiv.
'Russia Wants to Start World War Three'Rhetoric between Moscow, Kiev escalates, as Russia accuses Ukraine of war crimes and Ukraine accuses Russia of war-mongering.
Kerry Threatens Russia with More SanctionsSecretary of State says further Russian action in Ukraine will be an "expensive mistake."
Escalation in Ukraine After Tortured Bodies FoundUkraine vows more 'counter-terrorism' operations in Donetsk after mutilated bodies found; US pledges support, warns Russia.
FM Wants to Bring Peace to Russia, UkraineForeign Minister Avigdor Liberman to meet with new Ukrainian PM, but refuses to take sides; urges reconciliation between Moscow, Kiev.
Moscow Accuses Kiev of Breaking Geneva AccordsRussian Foreign Minister accuses Ukraine of allowing 'extremists' to orchestrate events in Donetsk.
Five Killed in Eastern Ukraine as Clashes ContinuePro-Russian protestors clash again in Ukraine, amidst claims that military operations against separatists are temporarily suspended.
Neo-Nazism Raging in Ukraine?Amidst reports that pamphlets calling for Jews to 'register' are a hoax, Ukrainian PM vows to 'bring perpetrators to justice.'
Protestors Remain in Eastern Ukraine Despite DealPro-Russian separatists insist that deal reached between Russia, West 'does not apply' to them.
Ousted Ukrainian President Blames Unrest on CIAViktor Yanukovych says the CIA is behind the new Ukrainian government's decision to deploy armed forces.
Ukraine Launches Deadly 'Anti-Terrorism' OperationAfter armed men storm government buildings, encourage uprising in Donetsk, Ukraine fights back; clashes kill one, injure 5.
Russia's Jittery Neighbors Call for NATO SupportMove comes as Foreign Minister calls on Russia to end 'provocative actions' after gunmen seize more buildings in eastern Ukraine.
Kiev Threatens Force in Eastern UkraineUkrainian Interior Minister insists that standoffs in three provinces over secession will end in 48 hours - by any means necessary.
Ukraine Retakes Building from DemonstratorsUkrainian special forces move against pro-Russian demonstrators occupying a government building in Donetsk.
Another Ukrainian Province Demands IndependencePro-Russian demonstrators storm government buildings in Donetsk, sparking fears of another annexation.
Galloway: Israel Engineered the Unrest in UkraineBritish MP George Galloway claims "the Zionists" sent gunmen to Ukraine to get local Jews to move to "Palestine".
Yanukovych: Referendums in Every DistrictOusted President Viktor Yanukovych calls for vote in every district 'for Russia or for Ukraine.'
West Grants Ukraine $14-18 Billion BailoutLifeline stretched for Ukraine after Crimea annexation as West offers big money. But is it enough to stabilize the embattled country?
Ukrainian Jewish Leader to Run for PresidentVadim Rabinovich, president of the All-Ukrainian Jewish Congress, says he will run for president in May 25 election.
US Senator Compares Vladimir Putin, Adolf HitlerJohn McCain calls Crimea 'captive nation,' accuses Russian president of lying about further takeovers.
Russian Forces Storm Ukrainian Air Base in CrimeaMilitary takeover sparks media furor, just 24 hours after Russia annexes the peninsula. Are more takeovers to follow?
Ukraine Steps Up Defense After Crimea AnnexationKiev digs trenches, allots billions to defense fund, recruits volunteers as Russia moves to annex Crimea.
Putin Drafts Bill For Annexing CrimeaRussian president thumbs his nose at EU, US sanctions; bill still needs constitutional, parliamentary approval to annex.
Russia Officially Recognizes Sovereign CrimeaReferendum vote leads to official declaration of Crimea as 'independent state' by Moscow. But what does that mean practically?
Ukraine Prime Minister Vows to Protect JewsArseniy Yatsenyuk promises Ukraine's rabbi to beef up security at Jewish institutions.
EU Sanctions on 21 Ukrainian, Russian OfficialsTravel bans, asset freezes imposed after Crimean referendum endorsed joining the Russian Federation.
Obama: We Won't Recognize Crimea ReferendumObama warns Putin that the results of the referendum in Crimea will never be recognized, hints at possible sanctions.
Crimea Heats Up Ahead of Referendum VoteArtillery, propoganda, and rumors pour into Crimea, hours before a crucial vote to decide its Ukrainian or Russian nationality.
Ukraine and UsLike many other countries, ours included, Ukraine has the bad fortune of having to live in a very bad neighborhood. Still Ukraine holds a very prominent place in the sad and unreasonable story of the oppression of the Jews.
Anti-Semites Attack ZAKA Official in UkraineDeputy Commander hospitalized with stab wounds in latest incident of anti-Semitic violence.