Ukrainian ex-president may be put through lie detector test
Former Ukrainian President Pyotr Poroshenko may be put through a lie detector test during the next questioning, State Bureau of Investigations (SBI) chief Roman Truba said on Monday.
"Today, Pyotr …
President Zelensky vows to legalize gambling in Ukraine to boost tourism
Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky has pledged to legalize casinos in Ukraine’s five-star hotels.
"We will legalize gambling, particularly casinos’ operation in five-star hotels. This …
Zelensky says he called Putin to discuss situation in Donbass
Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky has told reporters he had a phone conversation with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Wednesday to discuss the situation in Donbass.
"This morning I …
Ukraine has no plans to remove ban on Russian social media
Kiev will maintain its ban on Russian social media, Ukrainian Presidential Adviser Nikita Poturayev told Radio Svoboda.
"There are some hostile media outlets and social media whose activities we …
Ukrainian forces shell area of disengagement of forces in Donbass
Ukrainian forces have shelled the area of disengagement of forces near the settlement of Petrovskoye in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR), DPR people's militia said.
President Zelensky’s spin-doctor tells his party’s MPs they are nobody
The strategist of Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky’s political party Servant of the People, Nikita Poturayev, told the party members — future lawmakers, who had come to listen to "a …
Russian Union of Journalists puzzled by Kiev’s plans to launch TV channel targeting Crimea
The Russian Union of Journalists is puzzled by Kiev’s plans to launch a worldwide Russian-language TV channel targeting people in Crimea and Donbass, the Union’s Secretary Timur Shafir …
Ukraine: language-laws are not purely symbolic
On February 22nd 2014 Oleksandr Turchynov, on his first day as speaker of the Ukrainian Verkhovna Rada, made his now infamous speech concerning the disestablishment of the Russian language as a state …
Russian diplomat slams Kiev’s plan to launch TV channel for Crimea, Donbass as madness
Ukraine’s plans to launch a worldwide Russian-language TV channel look like madness amid restrictions imposed on the use of Russian in the country, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria …
Ukraine prepares for winter without transit of Russian gas
Ukraine is filling its underground storage facilities with natural gas, preparing for the winter without transit of Russian fuel, Representative of the Ukrainian President in the Cabinet of Ministers …