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China Lends Ukraine USD 3.6 B

Ukraine's Minister of Energy and Coal Mining Vladimir Demshichin has announced that China will credit Ukraine with USD 3.6 B.

World » Ukraine | February 21, 2015, Saturday // 11:33 | Viewed: 3647

Russia Starts Supplying Gas to Rebel-Controlled East Ukraine

Russia's Gazprom started supplying gas to rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Thursday afternoon after Kiev cut deliveries, citing damage to the pipelines caused by fighting.

World » Ukraine | February 19, 2015, Thursday // 21:18 | Viewed: 1316

Ukraine Proposes Deployment of UN Peacekeepers, Russia Opposes

Russia expressed opposition to the earlier proposal of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko for the deployment of UN peacekeepers or EU police mission in order to enforce the Minsk ceasefire.

World » Ukraine | February 19, 2015, Thursday // 13:01 | Viewed: 1493

Ukraine Gov't Forces Leaving Debaltseve

Part of Ukraine's armed forces have left the beleaguered hub of Debaltseve in the country's east, media outlets report.

World » Ukraine | February 18, 2015, Wednesday // 13:08 | Viewed: 1349

Ukraine Gov't, Rebels Fail to Begin Heavy Weapons Withdrawal

Neither Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian rebels have started pulling arms out of the areas of conflict in Eastern Ukraine.

World » Ukraine | February 17, 2015, Tuesday // 08:24 | Viewed: 1551

Fighting Continues in Eastern Ukraine Despite Ceasefire Deal

Fighting raged around a key railway hub in eastern Ukraine on Monday despite a ceasefire agreement that officially went into force a day earlier.

World » Ukraine | February 16, 2015, Monday // 18:33 | Viewed: 1232

Ukraine's Inflation to Reach 26% in 2015 - PM

Inflation in Ukraine is currently forecast at 26% for this year, according to the country's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk.

World » Ukraine | February 16, 2015, Monday // 13:33 | Viewed: 1003

Ceasefire in Ukraine Largely Holds on First Day

The OSCE monitoring mission to Ukraine reported that the ceasefire, which entered into force on Sunday, was largely observed during the first hours, except in Debaltseve, Raihorodka and Luhansk.

World » Ukraine | February 16, 2015, Monday // 07:41 | Viewed: 929

Ukraine Ceasefire Deal Enters into Force

A ceasefire beginning on Sunday is mostly being observed, media outlets report.

World » Ukraine | February 15, 2015, Sunday // 11:04 | Viewed: 1470

Fighting Intensifies in Ukraine Despite Ceasefire Deal

More than 30 soldiers were killed on Friday in Ukraine as fighting in rebel-controlled eastern regions continued unabated despite a ceasefire deal with the government brokered by leaders of Germany, France and Russia.

World » Ukraine | February 14, 2015, Saturday // 10:51 | Viewed: 1412

Ukraine's President Poroshenko: Tensions in Donbas Could Still Escalate

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko stated on Friday that an escalation in the tensions in Donbas is still likely, despite the Minsk settlement.

World » Ukraine | February 13, 2015, Friday // 21:42 | Viewed: 1397

Ukraine Ceasefire Deal Finally Reached

Ceasefire is to be implemented in Eastern Ukraine allegedly in the next 48 hours.

World » Ukraine | February 12, 2015, Thursday // 09:43 | Viewed: 3861

Leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine Gather to Talk Peace

Leaders of the so-called Normandy group - France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine – gathered in Minsk on Wednesday to try to strike a peace deal for eastern Ukraine.

World » Ukraine | February 11, 2015, Wednesday // 20:04 | Viewed: 1448

Ukraine Sees New Surge in Violence on Eve of Minsk Peace Talks

More than twenty people were killed in eastern Ukraine at the eve of the peace talks that are scheduled to take place in Minsk on Wednesday.

World » Ukraine | February 11, 2015, Wednesday // 12:57 | Viewed: 1192

US Military Officers to Train 600 Ukrainian National Guards

The Us government is planning on providing military training for 600 Ukrainian guards in March.

World » Ukraine | February 10, 2015, Tuesday // 14:54 | Viewed: 1800

European Leaders Attempt ‘Last Chance’ for Peace in Ukraine

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande proposed a new peace plan during their visits to Ukraine and Russia on Thursday and Friday.

World » Ukraine | February 7, 2015, Saturday // 16:43 | Viewed: 1869

Kiev Forces, Donbass Rebels Agree 'Humanitarian Corridor' in Ukraine's Debaltseve

A temporary truce is in force in the Ukrainian city of Debaltseve, both Kiev officials and pro-Russian forces have confirmed.

World » Ukraine | February 6, 2015, Friday // 12:02 | Viewed: 1471

Merkel, Hollande to Duscuss Ukraine with Putin after Kiev Visit

Hours after meeting Ukraine's head of state Petro Poroshenko, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande are set to hold talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow.

World » Ukraine | February 6, 2015, Friday // 08:45 | Viewed: 2668

EU, US Reaffirm Urgent Need for Peaceful Solution to Ukrainian Crisis

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and US State Secretary John Kerry all visited Ukraine on Thursday in an effort to seek an urgently needed peaceful solution to the conflict ravaging the country.

World » Ukraine | February 5, 2015, Thursday // 21:50 | Viewed: 1792

EU Leaders Visit Ukraine and Russia to Propose New Peace Plan

French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are to travel to Ukraine and Russia on Thursday and Friday in order to propose a new peace plan.

World » Ukraine | February 5, 2015, Thursday // 17:22 | Viewed: 1764

Shelling of Donetsk Hospital Kills Civilians

An artillery shell hit a hospital in the rebel-controlled city of Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine, on Wednesday, killing and wounding civilians.

World » Ukraine | February 4, 2015, Wednesday // 16:43 | Viewed: 1439
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