Ukraine history is very special because it is modern and ancient country in the same time. Its history contains ups and downs. It is a history of the fighting for independence. Ukrainian people have their own unbreakable spirit like their ancestries kozaks had.Are Ukraine and Russia the same?
Now Ukraine and Russia are 2 countries, and they are neighbors. Official language in Ukraine is Ukrainian, In Russia - Russian. This is not the same, it's 2 different languages. Russia and Ukraine has different traditions and different national look.