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EU Pushes Reforms as Ukraine Seeks Membership Promise

EU leaders pressed Ukraine on Friday to speed up reforms that Europe and the United States hope will bring the country closer to the West but Kiev responded that it needed a promise it could join the bloc, reported Reuters.

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More than 20 Killed and Wounded in Fights in Eastern Ukraine

Five government soldiers died in eastern Ukraine in fighting with pro-Russian separatists, reports Interfax-Ukraine, writes news.

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Russia has Invested USD 4.4 Billion in the Economy of Ukraine in 2017

The State Statistical Office of Ukraine published data on the volume of foreign investments in the country's economy for the period January-June 2017.

World » Ukraine | October 3, 2017, Tuesday // 09:52 | Viewed: 5446

The Ukrainian President: There Could be Changes to the New Education Law

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has admitted the possibility of making changes to language standards in the new education law after talks with European partners, TASS reported.

World » Ukraine | September 29, 2017, Friday // 11:16 | Viewed: 2332

Fire Broke out at an Ammunition Depot in Ukraine

There has been a fire in an ammunition depot near the Ukrainian town of Kalinovka.

World » Ukraine | September 27, 2017, Wednesday // 10:25 | Viewed: 5965

Ukraine Separatists Proclaim New State of 'Little Russia'

Russian-backed rebels in east Ukraine have proclaimed the creation of a new state known as Malorossiya, which translates as "Little Russia.

World » Ukraine | July 18, 2017, Tuesday // 15:56 | Viewed: 4634

Petro Poroshenko: 'Ukraine Wants Membership Plan Talks'

Ukraine's president has asked for discussions to begin on an action plan that could eventually lead to membership of Nato, BBC reported.

World » Ukraine | July 10, 2017, Monday // 17:18 | Viewed: 5230

Turkey Handed Over the 6- month Presidency of the Organization of Black Sea Economic Cooperation to Ukraine

 Turkey handed over the six-month rotating presidency of the Organization of Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) to Ukraine on Thursday, Anadolu Agency reported.

World » Ukraine | June 30, 2017, Friday // 09:25 | Viewed: 17042

Rada Confirms Accession to NATO Ukraine's Foreign Policy Goal

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on Thursday, June 7, adopted a bill which sets as Ukraine's foreign political objective the accession to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, according to an UNIAN correspondent.

World » Ukraine | June 8, 2017, Thursday // 14:33 | Viewed: 6645

EU Approves Visa-Free Travel for Ukrainians

The European Union approved visa-free travel for Ukrainians on Thursday, fulfilling a key promise to cement ties with Kiev as it remains embroiled in a deadly conflict with pro-Russian insurgents, AFP reported.

World » Ukraine | May 11, 2017, Thursday // 16:25 | Viewed: 28660

Former Russian Deputy Shot in Kiev

The former deputy in the Russian Duma Denis Voronenkov has been killed in front of a hotel in Kiev, confirmed Ukrainian authorities.

World » Ukraine | March 23, 2017, Thursday // 17:37 | Viewed: 40910

New Ceasefire Agreement To Enter Into Force in Ukraine

A new ceasefire agreement must enter into force in Eastern Ukraine as of Monday, reported BNR.

World » Ukraine | February 20, 2017, Monday // 15:37 | Viewed: 41938

OSCE: Civil Population in Eastern Ukraine in Dire Straits

The situation of the civil population in eastern Ukraine is reaching critical levels in the regions affected by the escalation in fighting between government forces in Kiev and pro-Russian separatists, stated Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz, who

World » Ukraine | February 4, 2017, Saturday // 10:11 | Viewed: 7404

Poroshenko Will Call NATO Membership Referendum in Ukraine

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has told a German newspaper he considers calling a referendum on whether his country should join NATO.

World » Ukraine | February 2, 2017, Thursday // 11:34 | Viewed: 41706

EU Promises Ukraine Visa-Free Regime

The European Union has promised Ukraine a visa-free regime by December and a ratification of the Agreement for association and free-trade.

World » Ukraine | November 25, 2016, Friday // 10:19 | Viewed: 41483

Ukraine's President Poroshenko To Attend EU Summit

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has arrived in Brussels for the EU summit.

World » Ukraine | November 24, 2016, Thursday // 14:43 | Viewed: 8204

Trump's Victory Shakes Kiev

Donald Trump’s victory may leave Ukraine alone and frightened.

World » Ukraine | November 12, 2016, Saturday // 12:36 | Viewed: 8794

Ukrainians Shocked by Politicians Wealth

The anti-corruption reform requiring high-ranking Ukrainian officials to declare their financial assets on the Internet brought to the surface the huge gap between the wealth of politicians and those whom they represent, reported Reuters.

World » Ukraine | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 21:52 | Viewed: 41963

Ukraine Demands 'Special Partnership' with NATO

Ukraine has filed a "special partnership" request with NATO, state news agency UNIAN has said.

World » Ukraine | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 12:06 | Viewed: 10081

Bulgaria Issues Travel Warning for Ukraine

The foreign ministry in Sofia has advised Bulgarian citizens travelling to Ukraine to avoid sites of public gatherings in view of “heightened public tensions” and protests in major Ukrainian cities.

World » Ukraine | August 17, 2016, Wednesday // 15:10 | Viewed: 57105

EU Could Block Turkish Stream Construction - Ukrainian Official

The head of Ukraine's Naftogaz has suggested the European Union could prevent Russia and Turkey from building the so-called Turkish Stream pipeline by blocking the use of deepwater building technology.

World » Ukraine | July 28, 2016, Thursday // 08:04 | Viewed: 59510
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