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Pavel Sheremet murder: Who killed journalist in Kiev car bomb?

Pavel Sheremet's friends say they are making more progress investigating his murder than the police.

Meet the man making wood exoskeletons

Find out what led Ukrainian crane operator Dmitriy Balandin to design a low-cost walking aid.

On the front line of Ukraine's ceasefire

The BBC's Fergal Keane has been to see whether the ceasefire is working in Ukraine.

Nato and Ukraine team up for Sea Breeze drills

More than 3,000 military personnel are taking part in a military exercise on the Black Sea.

Oldham man who went to Ukraine and joined anti-government fighters jailed

An Oldham man who fought with anti-government forces in Ukraine has been jailed for a terrorism offence.

Benjamin Stimson
GMP

Benjamin Stimson, 41, was admitted a charge under the Terrorism Act 2006 at Manchester Crown Court.

Stimson travelled out to Ukraine in 2015 to join pro-Russian rebels.

The court heard he was arrested when he arrived back at Manchester Airport and said: "I think I need a lawyer."

He was jailed for five years and four months.

Wreckage from MH17

Mike Rudin

BBC News

A host of different theories surround the crash of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17. Was it shot down by a fighter jet or a missile - and if so, who fired it?

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