Poroshenko, Merkel discuss Donbas peacekeeping idea over phone
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have discussed positions on the implementation of an initiative to deploy a UN peacekeeping mission to occupied areas in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, according to the presidential press service.
Election in Germany underway as Merkel seeks to secure 4th term in power
Merkel's CDU is looking most likely to win the most seats in the Bundestag - for the fourth election in a row, The Telegraph reports.
Merkel, Macron on Donbas: Fulfill Minsk, withdraw forces, let in OSCE
​German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron summarized the results of the Normandy Four negotiations. The leaders of Ukraine, France, Germany and Russia during the talks confirmed the need to fully implement Minsk agreement. This is said in a joint statement by Merkel and Macron, published on the Chancellor's website on Monday.
Poroshenko, Merkel united on need to continue active contacts in Normandy format
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held a phone conversation with German Chancellor Angela Merkel July 5, the Ukrainian presidential administration’s press service reported.
Germany, France, Russia to discuss Ukraine issue at G20 summit
The leaders of France, Germany and Russia will discuss the issue of Ukraine within the G20 summit that starts on July 6 in Hamburg. The German Government claimed this as Associated Press reported.​
EU prolongs economic sanctions against Russia by six months
On June 28, 2017, the Council of the European Union prolonged economic sanctions targeting specific sectors of the Russian economy until January 31, 2018.
President about the continuation of the European sanctions: Sanctions give an opportunity for Russia to start fulfilling the Minsk agreements
In the course of the working trip to Brussels, President Petro Poroshenko held a series of meetings with leaders of the EU and discussed the continuation of sanctions against Russia until full implementation of the Minsk agreements.
Germany criticizes U.S. for unilateral Russia sanctions — media
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is concerned that proposed new U.S. sanctions against Russia could lead to European companies being fined, a government spokesman said on Friday, and the economy minister warned of possible counter-measures, according to Reuters.
G7 leaders stand united in fight against terrorism – Taormina statement
The leaders of the G7 – the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, France, Italy, Germany, and Japan – stand united in the fight against terrorism, according the G7 Taormina Statement on the fight against terrorism and violent extremism.
Merkel plans to hold meeting in Normandy Format concerning Donbas conflict
Angela Merkel the Chancellor of Germany plans to hold a meeting in the Normandy Format with the Presidents of Russia, Ukraine and France to discuss the Donbas conflict as Der Tagesspiegel reports.
Putin and Macron discuss further work of Normandy Four
Vladimir Putin the President of Russia had a phone conversation with Emmanuel Macron the President of France as the Kremlin reports.
Merkel, Poroshenko to meet in Germany on May 20
A business lunch featuring Angela Merkel and Petro Poroshenko will take place not far from the German capital on Saturday, May 20. Steffen Seibert, the official envoy of the German government, said that as quoted by his press service.
President: Ukraine is interested in continuing the Normandy format
President Petro Poroshenko informed that negotiations in Berlin with Chancellor Angela Merkel are planned for the end of the next week to prepare the meeting in the Normandy format.
President: The greatest contribution to the EU visa waiver has been made by millions of Ukrainians during the Revolution of Dignity and Ukrainian defenders in Donbas
In the interview to 1+1 TV channel. President Petro Poroshenko expressed confidence that the biggest contribution to the introduction of the visa-free regime with the EU has been made by millions of conscientious Ukrainians during the Revolution of Dignity and Ukrainian military who defend Ukraine from the aggression of Russia today.
Poroshenko and Merkel had phone conversation: Talked about Donbas and Normandy format
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko conducted telephone conversation with Angela Merkel, the Federal Chancellor of Germany. This was reported by the presidential press service.
Merkel sees no need to conclude new agreement on peaceful settlement of Ukraine conflict
There is no need for a new agreement to promote a peace process in Ukraine, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said.
Merkel arrives in Sochi to meet with Putin
German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Sochi, where her talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin will take place today. This is reported by dpa agency journalist Kristina Dunz.
Merkel to discuss Ukraine, Syria situation with Putin in Sochi
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet in Sochi on May 2 to prepare the upcoming G20 summit in July and discuss geopolitical conflicts in Syria and Ukraine. This was reported by the official representative of Germany Steffen Seibert, reports Reuters.
Trump, Merkel discuss need for peaceful solution of Donbas crisis
U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have discussed by phone a peaceful solution of the Donbas conflict, according to the White House.
President at the meeting with UK Prime Minister: Great Britain is one of the most valuable and reliable partners of Ukraine
President Petro Poroshenko thanked for a strong and reliable position of Great Britain in support of sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine due to the illegal annexation of Crimea and Russian aggression in the east of our country.
Joint press release following a phone call in the Normandy format
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko had a phone conversation in the Normandy format with Federal Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel, President of France Francois Hollande and President of Russia Vladimir Putin.
President had a trilateral phone conversation with Chancellor Merkel and President Hollande
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko had a trilateral phone conversation with Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel and President of France Francois Hollande.
President about the meeting with Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel: We agreed to intensify processes in the Minsk format
President Petro Poroshenko informed that the result of his meeting with Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel in the framework of the working visit to Malta was the agreement to conduct trilateral negotiations between the leaders of Ukraine, Germany and France in the nearest time. These negotiations are meant to intensify the Minsk peace process.
Poroshenko, Merkel and Hollande to hold phone talks on Donbas situation next week
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that he had agreed with German Chancellor Angela Merkel about holding trilateral telephone talks involving the leaders of Ukraine, Germany and France next week.
CNBC: Trump expresses 'strong support' for NATO, presses Merkel on paying dues
President Donald Trump pressed German Chancellor Angela Merkel "hard" on North Atlantic Treaty Organization commitments during their meeting Friday, a senior administration official told NBC News.
Putin, Merkel discuss situation in Donbas by phone
Russian President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Federal Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany Angela Merkel, the Kremlin website reports.
Poroshenko told what he expects from Europe in case Minsk agreements are not fulfilled
President Petro Poroshenko says Ukraine remains committed to the Minsk agreements. “I emphasize that there is no alternative to the Minsk agreements,” the Head of State noted at the joint press conference with Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel
President of Ukraine and Chancellor of Germany: Partnership of Ukraine and Germany has reached an unprecedented level of trust
President Petro Poroshenko is satisfied with the dynamics of the Ukraine-German relations at the highest level. “This is the tenth visit and our tenth meeting with Ms. Chancellor".
Nuclear weapons ­in return for lifting US sanctions: Trump`s proposal on trade-off
US President-elect plans to start off from trusting Putin and Merkel
Putin confirmed his participation in Normandy meeting: Poroshenko has a gloomy forecast
Russian president agreed to take part in the long-expected Normandy Four summit. Negotiations will be held in Berlin, Germany on 19th October. Parties will gather again to finally find a political solution for Donbas conflict, whereas Ukrainian president Poroshenko has a gloomy forecast and did not express optimistic notes for Ukraine peace talks.
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