Chernihiv, a historic city in northern Ukraine, serves as the administrative center of the Chernihiv as well as of the surrounding Chernihiv Raion within the oblast. Administratively, it is incorporated as a city of oblast significance.
It was a battle of a Cossack rebellion in Ukraine. Their territory was being seized and so they went to war to fight for their land. The Polish defeated the
Russia threatened Poland's reign over Ukraine. Poland was not about to lose the territory they had won.
Poland and Russia fighting for territory. Poland gave leadership of Kiev, Smolensk, and eastern Ukraine territory to Russia.
With Russia's reign over Ukraine, they established language rules. Russia prohibited the use of the Ukrainian language.
The All-Ukrainian council that united the political, public, cultural and professional organizations of the Ukrainian People's Republic. Ukrainians gained their freedom. Russia fell largely as a result of massive failures in its participation in the First World War.
This is when the Ukrainians finally had control of their life and are starting to rebuild their empire.
The holocaust had spread to Ukraine bringing terror and death upon Ukraine.
In the aftermath of the accident, 237 people suffered from acute radiation sickness, of whom 31 died within the first three months. Most of the victims were fire and rescue workers trying to bring the accident under control, who were not fully aware of how dangerous the exposure to radiation in the smoke was. This also brought out statements and reports on the health effects of radiation poisoning.
Ukrainians broke away from the Soviet Union giving independence back to the Ukrainians. Ukraine now celebrates their independence.
These treaties stopped the preprogrammed targeting of nuclear weapons at targets on any nation and provided for the dismantling of the Russian nuclear arsenal positioned in Ukraine.
The major conflicts between Russia and Ukraine in the past resulted in lots of death and destruction. The friendship treaty is a symbol of a new era.
Russia nd Ukraine just signed a friendship treaty and are now having a dispute.
Eastern Ukraine has been wracked by fighting between government forces and Russian-backed rebels for almost a year, a conflict that has killed more than 6,000 people..
It comes a day after Ukraine's state energy firm Naftogaz announced it was suspending gas purchases from Russia.
That announcement came after EU-brokered talks aimed at keeping supplies running for three to six months broke down without agreement.
Gazprom said it halted the supply because Ukraine did not make an "advance payment" for July's delivery. Another major conflict that results in more hatred for each other countries.
Russia and Ukraine will remove all middlemen in their gas trade, Russia's gas export monopoly said on Thursday, ending years of opaque schemes which caused tensions between the two neighbors and alarmed investors.
Russia and Ukraine agreed on something that didn't end in war and destruction.
The White House said Ukraine would, by 2012, get rid of enough highly enriched uranium to build "several weapons".
Leaders from 47 countries are taking part in the summit, called by President Barack Obama.
The Ukrainians just gained their freedom and know their language is being restricted again.
Ceasefire repeatedly was broken and now destroyed bringing in a possibility of war.