Zelensky is confident he should hold direct talks with Putin
Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky expressed confidence that it is necessary to hold direct talks with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.
Speaking on his plans "to find a solution" to the …
Ukrainian President Zelensky extends ban on Russian social networks
Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky has approved a decision of the National Security and Defense Council to extend a previously imposed ban on a number of Russian websites and social networks for …
Ukrainian president hopes Russia will boost its delegation to Minsk talks
Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky has called the decision to expand the Ukrainian delegation to the Contact Group for settlement in Donbass "a very correct step" and hopes that Russia will do the …
Kremlin says ‘homework’ for new Normandy Four meeting not done yet
Russia is interested in further negotiations on Ukraine, but previous decisions adopted during the Normandy Four summit in Paris have not been completed yet, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told …
Kiev undermines opportunities for improvements in Donbass
A yet another session of the Contact Group on eastern Ukrainian settlement, held in the video conference format on Wednesday, produced no result, Russia’s envoy to the talks, Boris Gryzlov, said …
Donetsk, Kiev complete first prisoner swap in 2020
The first prisoner exchange in 2020 between the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) and Ukraine has ended, the Donetsk republic’s envoy to the Contact Group’s humanitarian subgroup and …
Kiev confirms preparations for exchange of held persons with Donbass within days
Ukrainian presidential office has confirmed preparations for an exchange of held persons with Donbass, to be carried out within days.
"Another phase of mutual release of held persons is being …
Crown fires spotted near Chernobyl’s defunct nuclear plant
The so-called crown fires spreading across the tops of trees have been spotted near the defunct Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, Ukraine’s State Agency on Exclusion Zone Management said on its …
Chernobyl wildfire rages on, despite almost 400 tons of water dropped already
Despite use of aviation, which has dropped almost 400 tons of water on wildfire hotbeds in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone, the Ukrainian firemen cannot cope with the fire for 10 days already, the State …
Ukraine calls on Russia, Germany, France to hold Normandy Four summit
Ukraine seeks to persuade other members of the Normandy Four group (Russia, Germany and France) to hold a summit, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmitry Kuleba said at a briefing on Friday.