Pro-Russian rebels are seen conducting exercises near Yenakiyeve in the Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine March 11, 2015.
South Ossetia and Abkhazia are integral parts of Georgia, and the United States continues to support Georgia’s independence, its sovereignty, and its territorial integrity.
From beginning to end, Russia’s conduct in this process has been contrary to various treaties and international instruments.
Ukraine is facing the dual challenge of enacting political and economic reforms while at the same time fighting Russian backed separatists in eastern Ukraine.
Prime Minister Gaburici has vowed to make European integration a top priority.
Russian political opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was gunned down in the streets of Moscow on February 27th.
Friends and family of Nadiya Savchenko are increasingly afraid that the Ukrainian pilot and parliamentarian imprisoned by Russia may not survive her detention.