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Kiev, Pro-Russian Rebels Strike Luhansk Ceasefire Deal - OSCE

The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM) announced in one of its regular reports that a ceasefire had been agreed between representatives of Ukraine's armed forces and the self-proclaimed Lugansk People's Republic.

World » Ukraine | December 2, 2014, Tuesday // 16:54 | Viewed: 1649

New Batch Of EU Sanctions Against East Ukraine Separatists Come In Effect

The new batch of EU sanctions against 13 representatives of the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk people’s republics in eastern Ukraine and five organisations come into force on Saturday.

World » Ukraine | November 29, 2014, Saturday // 12:25 | Viewed: 1166

Arseny Yatseniuk Elected As Prime Minister Of Ukraine

Ukraine’s parliament elected Arseny Yatseniuk for a new term as prime minister at its opening session on Thursday.

World » Ukraine | November 27, 2014, Thursday // 18:05 | Viewed: 1509

Russia Halts Coal Supplies to Ukraine

The Ukrainian Minister of Energy Yuriy Prodan announced on Monday that Russia had suspended coal supplies to Ukraine.

World » Ukraine | November 25, 2014, Tuesday // 15:15 | Viewed: 2724

Ukraine Could Prepare for EU, NATO at Least 6 Years - President

Ukraine would need at least six years to prepare itself for accession into the European Union and NATO, the country's President Petro Poroshenko declared on Monday.

World » Ukraine | November 24, 2014, Monday // 16:39 | Viewed: 1231

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: 1744

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: 1391

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: 1438

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: 1169

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: 1299

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: 1073

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: 1267

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: 1544

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: 1142

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: 2307

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: 1239

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: 1782

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: 904

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: 2265

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: 2555

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: 1574
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