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Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko speaking the day a parliamentary election was held, October 26, 2014. (Photo: David Ramos/Getty Images)
3 Nov 14
Some surprises in electoral results for country struggling with conflict and economic woes.
A polling booth in Kiev, October 26, 2014. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
29 Oct 14
Few polling stations open, and voters in those areas were lukewarm about the polls’ significance to them.
21 Oct 14
Limited range of voter choices in forthcoming parliamentary election.
Members of the Jesus Christ Company at prayer in Mariupol. (Photo: Sergei Vaganov)
16 Oct 14
Improvisation is the order of the day for rough-and-ready volunteers.
 A woman walks through Donetsk, many residents of which have now left. Picture taken September 11, 2014. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
30 Sep 14
Some manage to travel freely, while others run the gauntlet through checkpoints and crossfire.
A volunteere digs a trench for the Ukrainian armed forces. (Photo: Denis Kazansky)
17 Sep 14
Tensions persist as Russian forces sit out the ceasefire in nearby Novoazovsk.
Vegetable stalls at the Osh Bazaar in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Picture from May 2009. (Photo: neiljs/Wikimedia Commons)
15 Sep 14
Plans to fill trade gap left by ban on European foodstuffs may not be achievable.