Many young Ukrainians feel disappointed. The ideals of the Maidan protests are fading. Far from implementing, Ukraine remains in the grip of oligarchs and mired in corruption. Many Ukrainians are seeking their fortunes in a western subculture.
As the dust settles on Nigeria's postponed general election, Nigerians have expressed their frustration with the electoral commission. But many are still optimistic their voices will be heard.
Nigeria's president says he is "deeply disappointed" by the last-minute delay of Saturday's presidential and parliamentary elections. The electoral commission cited "unspecified challenges" for the postponement.
Agniezska Holland's Berlinale film revisits the Holodomor, the man-made famine that killed millions of Ukrainians in 1933. Reporter Gareth Jones broke the story that Soviets tried to hide and other journalists denied.
Ukrainians are set to vote for president — but there is no clear favorite. Can incumbent Petro Poroshenko retain power? How much of a threat is Yulia Tymoshenko? Or could an outsider perhaps win the race?
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