Donetsk

Ukraine's Separatist Elections Were Laughable, But We Should Take Them Seriously
November 03, 2014

While the world's attention has waned, Ukraine has only gotten worse.

"We Live Like Rats Here"
Life in Ukraine during a supposed ceasefire
September 22, 2014

"We live like rats here."

Putin Just Got Exactly What He Wanted in Eastern Ukraine
September 16, 2014

The Ukranian government is going to give separatist rebels self-rule.

Ukrainian Prisoners' Walk of Shame
September 10, 2014

Where people are once assaulted by eggs, they might eventually be hit by rocks, bullets, and heavy artillery.

Ukraine's Ceasefire Will Fail. It's a Foregone Conclusion.
September 05, 2014

Explosions were reported just minutes after the ceasefire began.

Russia's Half-Empty Humanitarian Convoy Just Might Start a War With Ukraine
August 15, 2014

The Russian convoy is being trailed by armed personnel carriers.

A City of Roses, Turned to Ruins
Life on the eerie streets of Ukraine's final separatist stronghold
August 15, 2014

"There are no police here to stop us." 

Whoever Shot Down the Malaysia Airlines Plane Probably Didn't Know What They Were Aiming At
July 17, 2014

This would not be the first time that Soviet-era weapons have mistakenly taken down a civilian aircraft.

My Mind-Melting Week on the Battlefields of Ukraine
Death and disappearance in the foggiest of wars
June 16, 2014

What had started as a Russian geopolitical gambit had evolved into something else entirely.

Pages