Sweden holds memorial for victims of Iran plane crash | AFP

Members of Sweden’s government and royal family attend a memorial service for victims of the Ukrainian passenger plane that crashed near Tehran after being hit by an Iranian missile. The Ukraine International Airlines Boeing 737, which had been bound for Kiev, slammed into a field shortly after taking off from Tehran last Wednesday, killing all 176 people on board, including 17 Swedish residents. IMAGES of the beginning of the service

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Footage allegedly show plane crash in Tehran province | AFP

Images published by the semi-official Iranian agency ISNA allegedly show the moment that a Ukrainian plane crashed shortly after take-off in Tehran. The Boeing 737 had left Tehran’s international airport bound for Kiev, the agency said, adding that 10 ambulances were sent to the crash site. IMAGES

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Ukraine jet crashes in Iran, killing at least 170 | AFP

A Ukrainian plane carrying at least 170 people crashed shortly after take off in Tehran on Wednesday, killing all on board. The Boeing 737 had left Tehran’s international airport bound for Kiev, semi-official news agency ISNA said, adding that 10 ambulances were sent to the crash site. IMAGES of crash site.

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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky greets former prisoners at Kiev airport | AFP

Ukraine and Russia-backed separatists in the country’s war-torn east exchanged 200 prisoners, swapping detained fighters for civilians and servicemen held captive in some cases for years in two breakaway regions.

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Ukraine rivals exchange 200 prisoners in controversial swap | AFP

Ukrainian authorities and pro-Russian separatists in the war-torn east of the country swap dozens of prisoners in a frontline operation that stirred controversy in Kiev.

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Prisoner exchange between Ukraine rivals begins in the east: Kiev | AFP

Men with bags pass in front of a bus at the Mayorske checkpoint, where a prisoner exchange begins between Ukrainian authorities and Russia-backed separatists. IMAGES

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Clashes in Kiev amid protest against land sale reform | AFP

Clashes break out in Kiev, just outside the Ukrainian Parliament, between police and activists protesting against a controversial bill project allowing the sale of the country’s fertile agricultural land. IMAGES

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Ukrainians react to the first talks between Putin and Zelensky | AFP

Residents of Kiev react to the results of the first face-to-face talks between Russian leader Vladimir Putin and Ukranian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky at a summit in Paris. The two agreed some measures to de-escalate the Ukraine conflict but achieved no major breakthrough on ending the five-year war.

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French president meets freed Ukrainian filmmaker Sentsov | AFP

French President Emmanuel Macron meets with Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov during his visit to Strasbourg to mark the 70th anniversary of the Council of Europe. Sentsov is the highest-profile prisoner released during a recent swap with Russia. Sentsov was arrested in 2014 and was serving a 20-year sentence in a Russian Arctic penal colony for planning “terrorist attacks” in Moscow-annexed Crimea. His jailing sparked a star-studded international campaign calling for his release and he became a symbol of Kiev’s resistance. IMAGES

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Russia and Ukraine carry out prisoner swap | AFP

Emotional scenes play out in Ukraine where Ukrainian prisoners were reunited with loved-ones, as part of a landmark exchange in Kiev and Moscow involving 70 Russian and Ukrainian prisoners.

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Ukranian president welcomes back Sentsov in prisoner exchange | AFP

Ukranian prisoners arrive back in Kiev after a landmark prisoner exchange with Russia. On arrival the prisoners, including filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, are greeted by the Ukranian President Volodymyr Zelensky. IMAGES

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Relatives welcome prisoners back to Kiev in landmark exchange with Russia | AFP

Relatives welcome home the prisoners involved in a landmark exchange between Ukraine and Russia as they land in Kiev. The Ukrainian prisoners released include filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who said he was happy to be home. IMAGES

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Buses reportedly carrying Russian prisoners in exchange with Ukraine | AFP

Buses reportedly carrying Russian prisoners recently released by Ukraine arrive in Moscow, as part of a prisoners exchange with Kiev. IMAGES

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