- Canada to send military instructors to Ukraine Updated: Jun-06-15 1:35 pm
KIEV, Ukraine - Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper says the country soon will send military instructors to Ukraine to help train government troops.
- Japan offers Ukraine aid of $1.5 billion Updated: Jun-06-15 8:34 am
KIEV, Ukraine - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has thanked Japan's visiting prime minister for promising $1.5 billion in credit guarantees to aid the country's efforts at reform and redevelopment.
- Analysis: Putin key to Ukraine success with IMF loan Updated: Jun-06-15 3:16 am
WASHINGTON - So far, the International Monetary Fund is giving Ukraine a passing grade on early efforts at political and economic reforms as it spends a first installment from a four-year, $17.5 billion loan program. But in the end, Russian President Vladimir Putin holds the trump cards in Ukraine's drive to extract itself from Moscow's orbit.