Kiev starts preparations for disengagement of forces along line of contact
Commander of the so-called Joint Forces Operation (JFO) in Donbass Vladimir Kravchenko stated that the Ukrainian side started preparations for the withdrawal of the army along the entire contact line …
Ukraine’s top diplomat admits anti-Russian sanctions becoming inconvenient for Europe
In an interview with Germany’s Die Welt, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Vadim Pristayko admitted that anti-Russian sanctions were getting more and more inconvenient for the West.
The minister described …
Kiev vows ‘radical measures’ in Donbass unless peace is restored in a year
A formula on Donbass, outlined by Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky, stipulates establishing peace in the region in six months or a year, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Vadim Pristaiko told …
Donbass elections possible only after troops pulled out
Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky has said that he is hoping to resolve the ‘all for all’ prisoner swap issue at the upcoming Normandy Quartet summit, as well as agree a full disengagement …
Zelensky’s remark about UN mission in Donbass shows Volker’s mission failed
Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky’s statement that he prefers to take a cautious attitude to the possibility of deploying a peace-keeping force in Donbass indicates that the policy of the US …
Ukraine’s Zelensky says next swap with Russia is under preparation
Ukraine is preparing a new swap of detainees with Russia, Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky said Friday at the Yalta European Strategy forum in Kiev.
"We are now preparing other lists and are …
Russian energy minister confirms trilateral gas meeting with Ukraine, EU on Sept 19
Trilateral consultations between Russia, Ukraine and the European Union (EU) on the gas issue will be held on September 19, Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak told reporters on Wednesday.
New prisoner swap between Moscow and Kiev may take place before end of the year
Ukraine is going to return 113 its citizens who are staying in Russia’s prisons before the end of 2019, Verkhovna Rada’s Commissioner for Human Rights Lyudmila Denisova reported on …
Putin walked his walk to swap detainees between Russia, Ukraine
Russian President Vladimir Putin has walked his part of the walk to have a swap of detainees between Russia and Ukraine, meeting them at the airport is not the leader’s prerogative, Kremlin …
Donbass expects Kiev to adhere to Minsk Agreements
The Lugansk and Donetsk People’s Republic (LPR and DPR) are expecting consistent implementation of the Minsk Agreements by Ukraine, head of the LPR Leonid Pasechnik stated on Thursday.