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US Ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland tells Congress that in May, President Donald Trump ordered diplomats to involve his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani in discussions about Ukraine policy
'As the president of Ukraine, I won't interfere with events in other countries, unlike some others [who] may try [to],' says President Volodymyr Zelensky
Rudy Giuliani declares the inquiry 'illegitimate' and 'unconstitutional,' risking being declared in contempt of the Congress as he refused to turn over documents demanded by 3 Democrat-led committees
'Did I make a mistake? Maybe in the grand scheme of things. But did I make a mistake based on some ethical lapse? Absolutely not,' says Hunter Biden
Former national security advisor John Bolton says Donald Trump's attorney, Rudy Giuliani, is 'a hand grenade who's going to blow everyone up'
US President Donald Trump faces a new setback with his former top Russia advisor, Fiona Hill, sitting for a closed-door deposition before Capitol Hill lawmakers
Lawmakers are looking into whether Marie Yovanovitch was removed by Trump because she failed to go along with a bid to get Ukraine to open an investigation into former vice president Biden and his son Hunter
At least 4 security officials raise concerns with National Security Council legal advisor John Eisenberg, according to a Washington Post report citing US officials and other people familiar with the matter
The sole aim of the phone call, says Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, was to plan a meeting with Donald Trump
Donald Trump, however, shows no sign of buckling under pressure from the Democratic party probe into his alleged bid to damage Biden by strong-arming Ukraine to investigate the former vice president
(UPDATED) In an eight-page letter signed by the White House counsel, the administration bluntly announces it will not cooperate with the Democratic-led House of Representatives, calling its impeachment push illegitimate
The chairmen of 3 House panels leading the impeachment investigation are seeking information related to President Donald Trump pressing his Ukrainian counterpart to uncover dirt on 2020 US presidential contender Joe Biden
(3rd UPDATE) The existence of a whistleblower claiming firsthand knowledge would make it harder for the president and his supporters to dismiss the original complaint as hearsay, as they have repeatedly done
Here are the texts among the members of Trump's camp before and after his phone call with Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky
President Donald Trump once again denies that he's done anything wrong in his relations with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, insisting that his only interest is 'looking at corruption'
Prosecutor-General Ruslan Ryaboshapka tells reporters his office will revisit 15 cases but stresses that they are not necessarily connected to US Democrat Joe Biden's son, Hunter Biden
(UPDATED) 'China should start an investigation into the Bidens because what happened in China is just about as bad as what happened with Ukraine,' says President Donald Trump
The US president resorts to coarse language in his broadsides against the investigation and his adversaries conducting it
'The White House's flagrant disregard of multiple voluntary requests for documents have left us with no choice but to issue this subpoena,' says the chairmen of House committees on intelligence, foreign affairs and oversight
(UPDATED) 'He wrote down and read terrible things, then said it was from the mouth of the President of the United States,' Trump says
'The president of the United States is the whistleblower,' Trump advisor Stephen Miller tells 'Fox News Sunday'
A whistleblower complaint released Thursday says Volker met senior Ukrainian officials on how to 'navigate' Trump's demands of President Volodymyr Zelensky
Here is a chronology of events in the Ukraine scandal which prompts the opening of an impeachment into inquiry President Donald Trump
(UPDATED) The top-secret complaint, declassified by the administration and released by Congress, caps a stunning week of revelations that have put Donald Trump in the sharpest political and legal jeopardy of his presidency
The Trump-Zelensky exchange shows the two leaders, who had not yet met in person at the time of the call, attempting to establish a personal rapport.
The five-page document is released as Donald Trump is preparing to meet Volodymyr Zelensky on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York
Facebook takes down 'I Love America' and related pages 'for violating our policies against spam and fake accounts, and are continuing to investigate for any further violations'
Here is a list of some of the legal woes facing the US president
Donald Trump swats away pressure from Democrats demanding his impeachment, rejecting accusations he offered aid to Ukraine only if it investigates political rival Joe Biden
'They do not need information anymore, they just want to take a selfie,' says the Chernobyl plant tour guide on a new generation of tourists flocking to the disaster site for photos and 'not learning'
European lawmakers have described Vladimir Tsemakh as a 'key suspect' and asked Kiev to make him available for testimony in the probe
A majority of deputies vote to back Oleksiy Goncharuk, who has just 3 months of government experience and promised to 'put an end' to corruption during a speech in parliament
Ukraine's chief military prosecutor says a court has ordered the seizure of the Russian tanker Nika Spirit in the latest dispute between the former-Soviet neighbors
'We are looking into what happened to take appropriate measures,' says a Russian foreign ministry spokesperson
Media projections show the results putting the Servant of the People party on track to pick up more than half the parliament's 450 seats
Comedian-turned-president Volodymyr Zelensky rise is viewed as a rejection of Ukraine's political elite for failing to improve living standards
The Russian leader holds talks in Saint Petersburg with Viktor Medvedchuk, a pro-Moscow Ukrainian politician and businessman who has claimed Putin is his daughter's godfather
Homophobia is still commonplace, even though Kiev authorities have allowed gay pride marches to be held, unlike in neighboring Russia
Russian President Vladimir Putin also seeks to once again shift blame onto the Ukrainian authorities
(UPDATED) The move ramps up international pressure on Moscow over the downing of the plane
The Dutch-led probe says it will first inform families, and then hold a press conference to unveil 'developments in the criminal investigation' into the downing of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777
The fire erupts late on Monday evening, June 10, in the one-storey building, Ukraine's Emergency Service says in a statement. The cause of the fire is not immediately clear.
The Mi-8 helicopter crashes in the western Rivne region during a training flight late Wednesday, killing 3 crew members and the commander of the 16th Separate Army Aviation Brigade of Ground Forces, a statement says
Some of Zelensky's first staffing decisions raise eyebrows, sparking fear that he might be beholden to tycoon Igor Kolomoisky despite repeated denials.
Ukraine's new president Volodymyr Zelensky issues a decree choosing as his top aide Andriy Bogdan, until now a personal lawyer of tycoon Igor Kolomoisky
'This is the rhetoric that will not help Ukraine to sort out the problem of the southeast,' says Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, referring to the separatist conflict in the ex-Soviet country's industrial east
(3rd UPDATE) The legal status of President Volodymyr Zelensky's move to dissolve parliament is uncertain but it is still likely to go ahead, political analysts say
'We will never recognize any citizenship that was issued by the aggressor state. This is like Nazi Germany issuing Ausweis (identity document) for certain people,' says Ukraine's Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman
(UPDATED) The new Kremlin decree published May 1 says several categories of Ukrainian nationals will have the right to receive a Russian passport within 3 months of applying for one
The reaction comes hours after Ukraine's parliament approved a controversial law to enhance the status of the Ukrainian language at the expense of Russian