– Ukraine is situated in the central part of Eastern Europe, on the crossroads of major transportation routes from Europe to Asia and from the Scandinavian states to the Mediterranean region.  
It has an access to the Black Sea and Sea of Azov
– It is one of the largest countries in Europe with total area of 603,550 square kilometers (233,030 sq mi)
Ukraine borders with such countries as: Belarus, Poland, Romania, MoldovaSlovakia,  Hungary
7th country in Europe with the population of over 42 500 000 people