Latest from Gene Thorp

How Ukraine became Ukraine, in 7 maps

An illustrated guide to more than 1,300 years of the country's complex history.
  • Mar 9, 2015

Russia said it moved its troops away from Ukraine. Satellite images seem to say otherwise.

United States Mission to NATO tweets new images that appear to show more troops, not less.
  • May 9, 2014

This map shows how Russia’s military relies on Ukraine

An important relationship for both.
  • May 9, 2014

MAP: How Ukraine and Russia are moving toward war

An important look at the military reality of the crisis.
  • May 2, 2014