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 …
LPR suggests to discuss demining near Stanitsa Luganskaya bridge with Ukraine
The restoration of a bridge near Stanitsa Luganskaya requires coordination of efforts in different aspects, including in demining of the adjacent areas, the self-proclaimed Lugansk People's Republic …
Over 300 criminal cases opened in Russia over Ukrainian troops' crimes in Donbass
More than 300 criminal cases have been opened since 2014 by the Russian Investigative Committee over crimes committed by Ukrainian troops against civilians during the conflict in Donbass, an …
About 30,000 DPR and LPR residents apply for Russian passports
About 30,000 people living in the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics (DPR and LPR) have applied for Russian citizenship under a simplified procedure, governor of …
Zelensky party’s election success to help him in talks with Donbass
A big win for Vladimir Zelensky’s Servant of People party in Sunday’s parliamentary election gives hope for progress in talks on achieving peace in the south-east of Ukraine, First Deputy …
Zelensky poised to end conflict in Donbass
Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky is poised to end the military conflict in southeastern Ukraine and is making practical steps to achieve this goal, the head of the pro-presidential Servant of the …
Russia, Ukraine disagree on interpretation of 'all for all' prisoner swap
Russia and Ukraine have disagreements in interpreting the "all for all" prisoner swap mechanism, but in general Moscow supports it, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Thursday.
He thus …