Moscow court sentences in absentia Ukraine’s ex-defense minister to 6-year prison term
A military court of Moscow ruled on Friday to sentence in absentia former Defense Minister of Ukraine Anatoly Gritsenko to a six-year prison term after he was found guilty of calling for terrorist …
Putin hopes to work with Zelensky towards better Russian-Ukrainian ties
Russian President Vladimir Putin hopes for an agreement with Ukraine’s President Vladimir Zelensky on improving relations between the two countries.
"There’s always hope," Putin told TASS …
Russia is concerned about clashes in Donbass
Russia is deeply concerned about armed clashes near the line of engagement in the Donbass region, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told reporters at a press briefing on …
Escalation in Donbass undermines Minsk Agreements
Escalation in Donbass undermines the Minsk Agreements on Ukraine and efforts at peaceful settlement of the conflict in the country, NATO Spokesperson Oana Lungescu said on Tuesday.
"This undermines …
Kremlin says new data on MH17 crash in Ukraine demonstrates that Russia was right
New revelations about the MH17 crash in Ukraine in 2014 just go to prove that the Russian side was right, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday, commenting on the leaked document of the Dutch …
No Buk missile systems detected near MH17 crash zone
The July 2014 crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 took place in the region where no Buk missile systems were deployed at the time of the tragedy, according to a leaked document of the Dutch …
NATO does not solve Ukraine’s problems, only makes them worse
NATO only exacerbates Ukraine’s problems and undermines efforts aimed at implementing the Minsk agreements, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told reporters on Monday after the Munich …
Ukraine plans to evacuate its citizens from China’s Wuhan on Feb 18
The Ukrainian government plans to send a plane to China’s Wuhan to evacuate Ukrainian citizens that remain in the city on February 18, Ukrainian Health Minister Zoryana Skaletska said on the 1+1 …
Putin has great respect for Ukrainian people
Russian President Vladimir Putin has great respect for the Ukrainian people, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Thursday.
"President Putin has always had great respect for the …
Kiev, Donbass say they still have conflicting views on reconciliation process
A regular meeting of the Contact Group on settlement in eastern Ukraine, which coincided with the fifth anniversary of signing of the Minsk Agreements, confirmed that the sides still have directly …