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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: 3492

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: 4126

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: 13334

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: 5545

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: 24970

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: 37218

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: 38272

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: 6336

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: 38027

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: 37771

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: 7130

Trump's Victory Shakes Kiev

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

World » Ukraine | November 12, 2016, Saturday // 12:36 | Viewed: 7711

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: 38298

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: 8937

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: 53434

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: 55811

Belarusian Journalist Killed in Explosion in Kiev

Journalist Pavlo Sheremet died in a blast in Kiev, Ukrainian and Russian media report.

World » Ukraine | July 20, 2016, Wednesday // 10:24 | Viewed: 55168

Bulgarians in Ukraine Demand Cultural Autonomy, Own Administrative Center

Ethnic Bulgarians in Ukraine are asking for cultural autonomy, with the city of Bolgrad remaining an administrative center for the community in the adjacent towns and villages, a Ukrainian lawmaker of Bulgarian descent has said.

World » Ukraine | July 6, 2016, Wednesday // 14:14 | Viewed: 9789

Bulgaria President Dismisses Attacks over Joint Brigade with Ukraine

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has not made any official steps on behalf of Bulgaria set up a joint army brigade with Ukraine and Romania, his press office has indicated, according to the Bulgarian News Agency (BTA).

World » Ukraine | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 07:36 | Viewed: 56917

Ukraine Deputy PM Praises Joint Army Brigade Proposal with Bulgaria, Romania

Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko has said the idea to set up a joint army brigade with Bulgarian and Romanian forces sa "very timely and right.

World » Ukraine | April 23, 2016, Saturday // 14:41 | Viewed: 10252

Ukraine Will Not Buy Russian Gas, Coal - PM

Ukraine's new Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said his country will neither hold negotiations nor purchase fuels from Russia.

World » Ukraine | April 21, 2016, Thursday // 10:59 | Viewed: 11993
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