Thousands of supporters of LGBT rights have marched through the centre of Kiev, the Ukrainian capital, under a heavy police presence to separate them from opponents.
Ukrainian TV star Volodymyr Zelenskiy has moved swiftly to dissolve the country’s parliament, moments after he was sworn in as the country’s new president.
Ukrainian television star Volodymyr Zelenskiy has disbanded the parliament after he was sworn in as the country’s new president.
Ukraine’s parliament has voted to swear the new president into office next week, opening the possibility of a snap parliamentary election.
Election authorities in Ukraine have officially named TV star and comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy as the country’s new president.
Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy has been given an overwhelming directive to produce change after collecting more than 70% of the votes in the Ukrainian election.
Results from nearly all polling stations show that TV star Volodymyr Zelenskiy has won the Ukrainian presidential run-off vote in a landslide.
Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy has a commanding lead over incumbent Petro Poroshenko in Ukraine’s presidential election, an exit poll suggests.
Polls have opened in Ukraine’s presidential runoff, as the nation’s incumbent leader struggles to fend off a strong challenge by a comedian.
A RUSSIAN journalist who was reported to have been assassinated has re-emerged alive and well.