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Lithuania to Supply Weaponry to Ukraine

Lithuania is to supply Ukraine with military aid, the two countries' Presidents, Dailia Grybauskaite and Petro Poroshenko announced on Monday.

World » Ukraine | November 24, 2014, Monday // 15:20 | Viewed: 1551

Kiev Accuses Moscow of Having 7500 Troops Deployed in Ukraine

Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak has claimed 7500 members of the Russian armed forces are present in his country, "preventing" Kiev from stabilizing the situation in the Donbass.

World » Ukraine | November 22, 2014, Saturday // 14:45 | Viewed: 1222

Ukraine's Pro-Western Parties Sign Coalition Agreement

The leaders of the five pro-Western parties in the Ukrainian Parliament have signed a coalition agreement.

World » Ukraine | November 21, 2014, Friday // 16:59 | Viewed: 1307

Ukraine Opposes Direct Talks with Pro-Russian Rebels

Ukraine has turned down Moscow's suggestion to talk directly to pro-Russian rebels to put an end to the conflict in the eastern part of the country.

World » Ukraine | November 19, 2014, Wednesday // 21:22 | Viewed: 1031

Germany Trying to Revive Faltering Ukraine Ceasefire Deal

The foreign ministers of Germany and Russia will discuss renewed tensions in Ukraine on Tuesday in a bid to prevent further esclation of the conflict.

World » Ukraine | November 18, 2014, Tuesday // 17:04 | Viewed: 1187

Poroshenko Declares Start of Pro-EU Protests Official Holiday

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko signed today a decree which declares the first day of last year's pro-EU protests an official holiday.

World » Ukraine | November 14, 2014, Friday // 15:15 | Viewed: 977

EU Increases Humanitarian Aid to Ukraine by EUR 3.3 M

The European Commission is to increase its humanitarian assistance and recovery aid to Ukraine in order to meet the immediate needs of inhabitants of the conflict-ridden region.

World » Ukraine | November 13, 2014, Thursday // 13:14 | Viewed: 1143

OSCE Warns of Tanks Entering Eastern Ukraine

The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) expressed its deep concern over the presence of tanks in the territories controlled by the pro-Russian separatists in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic.

World » Ukraine | November 10, 2014, Monday // 12:59 | Viewed: 1359

Ukraine's Naftogaz Starts Paying Off Debt to Gazprom

The Ukrainian energy utility Naftogaz has transferred USD 1.45 B to Gazprom, the first installment of its debt to the Russian concern, Naftogaz says.

World » Ukraine | November 5, 2014, Wednesday // 07:43 | Viewed: 1006

Heads of Donbass 'People's Republics' to Retain Posts after Poll

Alexandеr Zakharchenko and Igor Plotnitskiy, leaders of the Donetsk ad Luhansk "People's Republics" in Ukraine's east, are to remain leaders of the rebel-controlled entities after the regions held presidential and general elections Sunday.

World » Ukraine | November 3, 2014, Monday // 09:46 | Viewed: 1847

Ukraine Rebels Hold Elections

The rebel Luhansk and Donetsk republics in eastern Ukraine are holding leadership elections on Sunday.

World » Ukraine | November 2, 2014, Sunday // 11:57 | Viewed: 1081

Russia To Send Fourth “Humanitarian Aid” Convoy In Eastern Ukraine

Russia is sending a fourth “humanitarian aid” convoy to rebel eastern Ukrainian regions of Donetsk and Luhansk, reports RBK.

World » Ukraine | October 28, 2014, Tuesday // 13:09 | Viewed: 1580

Yatsenyuk, Poroshenko Parties Hold Lead in Ukraine’s Parliamentary Elections

Exit polls from Sunday’s parliamentary elections in Ukraine indicate a close race between PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk's People's Front party and President Petro Poroshenko’s party.

World » Ukraine | October 27, 2014, Monday // 10:13 | Viewed: 809

Ukraine Votes for Parliament amid Ongoing Donbass Tensions

Ukraine is holding on Sunday early elections for a new Parliament called by President Petro Poroshenko.

World » Ukraine | October 26, 2014, Sunday // 12:50 | Viewed: 2091

Russia 'Offered Poland Part of Ukraine' - Former FM

Russia has sought to involve Poland in the partition of Ukraine, former Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski told a US media outlet.

World » Ukraine | October 21, 2014, Tuesday // 08:08 | Viewed: 2395

Russia, Ukraine Reach Tentative Agreement On Gas Deliveries

Russia and Ukraine made a progress in reaching an agreement on the gas supplies row, reports Reuters.

World » Ukraine | October 18, 2014, Saturday // 13:13 | Viewed: 1456

Merkel Engages in Mediation Efforst Prior to Putin-Poroshenko Talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel held separate meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko late on Thursday.

World » Ukraine | October 17, 2014, Friday // 08:46 | Viewed: 1256

Ukraine Plans to Build 110-km Gas Pipeline to Poland

Ukraine plans to build a pipeline able to supply about 8 billion cubic metres of European gas through Poland, Ukrainian news agency UNIAN reported on Wednesday.

World » Ukraine | October 15, 2014, Wednesday // 15:55 | Viewed: 2502

Stepan Poltorak Appointed Ukraine Defense Minister

Ukraine's Parliament has approved Stepan Poltorak to take over the Defense Ministry from Valeriy Heletey.

World » Ukraine | October 14, 2014, Tuesday // 15:18 | Viewed: 1998

Ukraine Still Rejecting Gas Prepayment System

Ukraine's state-owned energy utility Naftogaz does not agree on prepayment of gas it receives by Russia, the country's Energy Minister Yuriy Prodan said.

World » Ukraine | October 13, 2014, Monday // 21:47 | Viewed: 884

Ukraine Confirms Russian Troops Pullback from Border

The Ukrainian government has confirmed that thousands of Russian soldiers are withdrawing from the Russian territories bordering Ukraine.

World » Ukraine | October 13, 2014, Monday // 21:18 | Viewed: 812
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