The metamorphosis of Ukraine
March 16, 2014
On the eve of a referendum to determine the territorial affiliation of the Crimea, RBTH offers readers a potted history of the states that once existed on the territory of present-day Ukraine. We selected 10 historical moments when the territory of modern Ukraine underwent seismic shifts by virtue of some major events in international politics. Drag the button to see how the borders of Ukraine have changed over time.