Kiev stonewalls Russian proposals for mechanism to prevent ceasefire violations
Kiev blocked Russia’s proposals to set up real mechanisms preventing ceasefire violations at the Wednesday meeting of the Contact Group seeking peace for eastern Ukraine, Russian Plenipotentiary …
Donbass conflict regulation cannot be the purpose of Putin-Zelensky meeting
Donbass conflict regulation cannot be the purpose of a possible meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told …
Kiev has no intention to resolve conflict in Donbass peacefully
Kiev has no intention to negotiate and resolve the conflict in Donbass peacefully, Lugansk People’s Republic head Leonid Pasechnik said Tuesday.
"The talks that took place yesterday and today …
Contact Group members reiterate commitment to ceasefire in Donbass
Members of the Contact Group on resolving the situation in Donbass reatirated their commitment to the ceasefire, Special Representative of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe …
Pentagon urges Russia to clarify intents of troop movement on Ukrainian border
Russia’s intents in connection with its troop movement on the border with Ukraine remain unclear to the United States, and Washington calls upon Moscow to specify them more clearly, Department …
Ukraine will never again attend Donbass talks in Minsk
The head of the Ukrainian delegation to the Contact Group on reconciliation in eastern Ukraine, Leonid Kravchuk, said in the Ukraine-24 TV broadcast on Tuesday he would never again travel to the …
Another Contact Group meeting on settlement in Donbass wrecked
Another meeting of the Contact Group on the settlement of the situation in eastern Ukraine was wrecked, Russia’s chief negotiator Boris Gryzlov said on Wednesday.
"The Contact Group meeting on …
Moscow warns Kiev against using force in Donbass
Russia warns Ukraine against attempting to carry out further de-escalation or using force in Donbass, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said during Friday’s briefing.
"I would …
Russia alarmed by Kiev’s decision to close checkpoint in Stanitsa Luganskaya
Russia is alarmed by Ukraine’s decision to close the checkpoint in eastern Ukraine’s Stanitsa Luganskaya, the only route for civilians in the Lugansk region willing to cross the line of …
DPR initiates extraordinary meeting of Contact Group to deescalate situation in Donbass
The self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) suggests the Contact Group on the settlement of the situation in eastern Ukraine hold an extraordinary meeting on September 9 in a bid to …