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Ukraine President Says No Special Status for Donbass in Constitution

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that a special status the country's Donbass region in the east will not be enshrined in the constitutional amendments prepared recently.

World » Ukraine | July 2, 2015, Thursday // 08:56 | Viewed: 4878

Ukraine Not Buying Russian Gas Anymore, Naftogaz Says

Ukraine's state-owned utility Naftogaz has said it will stop purchasing gas from Russian energy giant Gazprom as of July 1, until a pricing dispute has been settled.

World » Ukraine | July 1, 2015, Wednesday // 09:30 | Viewed: 5269

International Powers Discuss Minsk Ceasefire Progress in Paris

The Foreign Ministers of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia will be meeting Tuesday in the French capital Paris to hold talks on the Ukraine crisis, Reuters reported.

World » Ukraine | June 23, 2015, Tuesday // 10:26 | Viewed: 6787

Less than 30% of Ukrainians Approve Government Politics

Less than a third of Ukrainians have stated their support for the policies of the current government, according to a research conducted by Pew Research Center, quoted by Financial Times.

World » Ukraine | June 10, 2015, Wednesday // 13:55 | Viewed: 4438

Japan to Provide USD 1,5 B in Funding to Ukraine

Japanese Prime Minister Shinz? Abe has stated that the country will provide Ukraine with USD 1,5 B in order to ensure its financial stability, as reported by 112 Ukraine TV.

World » Ukraine | June 6, 2015, Saturday // 16:06 | Viewed: 2754

OSCE Calls for Restraint in Ukraine Following Latest Surge in Violence

OSCE Chairperson-in-Office and Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic condemned on Thursday the latest surge in violence in Ukraine and called for restraint and abstention from the use of force.

World » Ukraine | June 5, 2015, Friday // 07:59 | Viewed: 2093

Ukrainian Rebel Leader Alexey Mozgovy Reportedly Murdered Near Luhansk

Commander of the battalion of the Luhansk national rebel movement Aleksey Mozgovoy has allegedly been murdered after an attack was performed on his car.

World » Ukraine | May 24, 2015, Sunday // 16:23 | Viewed: 1822

US Senator McCain Declines Office of Ukraine President Adviser

US Republican Senator John McCain has turned down an invitation to be one of the advisors to Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko.

World » Ukraine | May 15, 2015, Friday // 14:09 | Viewed: 3794

Ukraine to Meet EU Membership Criteria in 5 Years - President

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said his country will be able to meet EU accession criteria in up to 5 years.

World » Ukraine | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 12:49 | Viewed: 1321

EU Resists Kiev’s Calls to Send Military Mission to Eastern Ukraine

The European Union won’t send armed peacekeepers to conflict-torn eastern Ukraine despite reports of ceasefire violations there, European Council President Donald Tusk said on Monday.

World » Ukraine | April 27, 2015, Monday // 20:24 | Viewed: 1642

OSCE Reports Intensified Fighting Around Donetsk Airport

The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine reported intensified fighting around Donetsk airport and Shyrokyne as well as military movements on both sides of the contact line.

World » Ukraine | April 22, 2015, Wednesday // 11:04 | Viewed: 1633

Another Ukrainian Journalist Found Dead, Murder Suspected

The editor in chief of the Ukrainian publication Neteshinskiy vestnik has been murdered, as reported by the Bulgarian National Television.

World » Ukraine | April 17, 2015, Friday // 12:27 | Viewed: 3779

Famous Journalists Shot Dead in Ukraine's Capital Kiev

Two famous Ukrainian journalists have been shot dead in Kiev, as announced by local media.

World » Ukraine | April 16, 2015, Thursday // 14:47 | Viewed: 3599

Fighting Picks up in Eastern Ukraine Despite Renewed Effort to Enforce Ceasefire

Fighting in eastern Ukraine has escalated over the past 24 hours, leaving six government troops dead and 12 wounded, a Ukrainian military spokesman said on Tuesday.

World » Ukraine | April 14, 2015, Tuesday // 17:32 | Viewed: 1730

Ukraine, Russia Agree to Urge Weapons Withdrawal in Donbass

Moscow and Kiev representatives have agreed to demand the continued withdrawal of weapons in Eastern Ukraine in a new multilateral meeting aimed at winding down tensions.

World » Ukraine | April 14, 2015, Tuesday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1852

Germany Appeals to Moscow, Kiev Ahead of Four-Way Meeting

Ahead of a key meeting in Berlin, Germany has called upon Russia and Ukraine to move forward with the terms of the Minsk ceasefire accord.

World » Ukraine | April 13, 2015, Monday // 15:51 | Viewed: 7899

Ukrainian President Poroshenko Would Not Oppose Federalization Referendum

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has stated that the decentralization of the country will not be affecting several key areas - defense, national security, foreign policy, as well as the sovereignty and territorial wholeness of Ukraine.

World » Ukraine | April 6, 2015, Monday // 13:57 | Viewed: 1716

Both Sides Ready to Observe Ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine - OSCE

Both sides in the conflict in eastern Ukraine have shown readiness to observe the truce, an OSCE official said on Thursday.

World » Ukraine | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 17:19 | Viewed: 1984

Russia, Ukraine Sign New Gas Agreement under Favorable Conditions

The latest deal extension to the ''winter package'' was agreed on Wednesday and also clarified further details on the contract signed in 2009 for a ten-year term.

World » Ukraine | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 10:11 | Viewed: 1387

Ukraine Moves to Boost Armed Forces Personnel to 250,000

President Petro Poroshenko has signed into law a bill to increase the number of Ukraine’s armed forces personnel to 250,000, including 204,000 military servicemen, Interfax-Ukraine reported on Wednesday.

World » Ukraine | March 25, 2015, Wednesday // 20:43 | Viewed: 1366

Two Senior Ukrainian Officials Arrested During Cabinet Meeting

Two senior Ukrainian officials were arrested during a meeting of the cabinet on Wednesday on charges of high-level corruption.

World » Ukraine | March 25, 2015, Wednesday // 14:51 | Viewed: 1443
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