Keyword: Ukraine

Exiled Ukrainian activist assaulted in France

Amnesty International reports that the campaigner for anti-government protesters demonstrating in Ukraine was bound and stabbed in Strasbourg.

French media stars honour crazy pledges after unlikely football win

Celebrities promised pranks ranging from stripping off to presenting a TV show in English if France qualified for the World Cup - and they did.

France staring at Brazil World Cup qualification failure after loss to Ukraine

A 2-0 defeat in Kiev means France will need stunning performance in Tuesday's return leg in Paris to avoid missing first World Cup since 1994.

French cabinet to boycott Euro 2012 in Ukraine

France's sport minister announces football tournament protest over the treatment of jailed opposition figure Yulia Tymoshenko in the Ukraine.