Russia to move S-400 missile systems on combat duty to Crimea
In January, the Russian military will strengthen the air defense of Crimea by new S-400 missile systems.
Poroshenko underlines that Ukraine will not betray or forget the captives insisting to increase efforts on returning hostages home
The Ukrainian government should resume talks with Moscow, insisting on the release of Ukrainian hostages in the occupied Donbas and Russia, Poroshenko said at a briefing during his working visit to Odesa region.
Ukrainians illegally kept in the occupied areas were warmly welcomed home at Boryspil airport after the prisoner swap: photos
On December 27, a prisoner swap took place in a neutral zone near the town of Mayorsk, close to the Russian-occupied town of Horlivka, in Donetsk region
Tillerson on Russia: "We have no illusions about the regime we are dealing with"
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in his column in The New York Times has said the United States has no illusions about today's regime in Russia.
Poroshenko calls receiving American weapons "a transatlantic vaccination against the Russian virus of aggression"
Ukrainian president emphasizes that USA has adopted a long-awaited and fundamental decision on providing lethal defensive weapons to Ukraine.
Poroshenko met liberated Ukrainians on the touch line: I will do everything to free every warrior
Near the touch line, President Petro Poroshenko met liberated Ukrainians who were kept in the occupied territories of Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
EU prolongs economic sanctions against Russia in response to aggression toward Ukraine
The Council of the European Union on Thursday officially resolved to extend sectoral economic sanctions against Russia until July 31, 2018, a communiqué released in Brussels said.
Poroshenko with the Foreign Minister of Canada Freeland discussed the dangerous situation in the Donbas
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada Chrystia Freeland.
Poroshenko on the increasing danger of escalation in Donbas: Ukraine is ready for any scenario
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko emphasizes that the danger of escalation from the aggressor is increasing, however Ukraine is ready for any scenario.
U.S. State Department gives a green light to sales of lethal weapons to Ukraine
The Trump administration has approved the first ever U.S. commercial sale of lethal defensive weapons to Ukraine.
SBU counterintelligence operatives detained a spy in the Ukrainian government working for Russia
Counterintelligence operatives of Ukraine’s SBU security service on Wednesday exposed the official of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Cabinet of Minister who was working in the interests of the intelligence of Russia, the agency’s press service reported.
Russian candidate for president post calls Crimea Ukrainian and urges a new referendum
Russian journalist and candidate in the president run 2018 Ksenia Sobchak has announced again the necessity to carry out a new referendum.
Poroshenko on UN resolution: the international front of the de-occupation of Crimea is gaining ground
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has welcomed the adoption of a resolution of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly on the violation of human rights in Crimea.
The whole world will watch it: CNN shows promotional video about Ukraine
Ukraine’s Information Policy Ministry has started showing a 30-second promotional video about Ukraine on CNN.
UN general assembly adopts Ukraine's resolution on Crimea urging Russia to implement the order of the International Court of Justice
The UN General Assembly endorsed the updated resolution proposed by the Ukrainian delegation with 71 members having voted in support of the document on December 19 in New York.
Poroshenko during the visit to Portugal: Ukraine will do everything to return to the European family
During the meeting with the Ukrainian community of Portugal, President Petro Poroshenko noted that the country had made a series of important reforms over the past three years and restored the army.
Russia’s illegal occupation of Ukraine is the biggest threat to European security - Rex Tillerson
Tillerson assured that NATO allies stand firm in support of Ukraine’s sovereignty and their territorial integrity.
"Ukraine’s finest sons and daughters deserve our admiration": Canadian diaspora congratulates Ukrainian soldiers on Armed Forces Day
Ukrainian Canadian Congress on the occasion of the Day of the Armed Forces of Ukraine congratulates Ukrainian soldiers with warm and encouraging words.
Russian passenger long-distance trains will bypass Ukraine
Starting from December 11, 2017, Russian passenger long-distance trains will run on a new railway bypassing Ukraine.
Poroshenko demands draft law on the Supreme Anti-Corruption Court from the Parlament and underlines the final term
Ukrainian president emphasized that he would submit his version of the law to the Parliament unless the MPs provide this document by the beginning of the next week.
The most powerful NATO members will not allow Hungary to stop Ukraine's Euro-Atlantic movement
Germany and another ten NATO member states have expressed disagreement with Hungary's actions to block Ukraine's Euro-Atlantic initiatives because of the law on education.
Ukraine and the People's Republic of China deepen investment cooperation: new program is signed
Agrarian Policy and Food Ministry of Ukraine shared the details of the signed program of investment cooperation in the agricultural sector between Ukraine and China.
Wanted by the police after escaping from law enforcement officers Mikheil Saakashvili joins rally near Ukrainian parliament in Kiev
Wanted by the police leader of the Movement of New Forces party, former head of Odesa Regional State Administration, former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili has joined the protesters holding rally near the building of the Ukrainian parliament.
President to the judges of the new Supreme Court: Remember the price Ukraine paid for an independent and fair court
President Petro Poroshenko took part in the solemn ceremony of taking oath by the judges of the new Supreme Court and congratulated the newly appointed judges.
Ukraine's population to drastically shrink by 2050 – scientists
M.V. Ptukha Institute for Demography and Social Studies under the Institute of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine predicts that Ukraine's population may shrink by 5.5 million people by 2050, according to the Ukrainian weekly publication Dzerkalo Tyzhnia (Mirror Weekly).
U.S. to provide $350M assistance along with lethal weapons for Ukraine
Assistance for Ukraine worth $350 million, which includes granting lethal weapons, is envisaged by the draft defense budget for the fiscal year 2018 approved by the U.S.
Rada to decide on cutting diplomatic ties with Russia on Nov 16 – Speaker
Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andriy Parubiy has told reporters that the parliament on Thursday, November 16, will decide on an amendment to the law on severing diplomatic relations with Russia, according to an UNIAN correspondent.
Turchynov comments on cutting diplomatic ties with Russia
According to the bill on Donbas de-occupation cutting diplomatic ties with Russia, specified as agressor, is not envisaged.
Volker prepared special message for Russia from families of Ukrainian hostages
U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Kurt Volker will hand over letters from the families of hostages to Russian presidential aide Vladislav Surkov, at the request of the Ukrainian side, Ukraine's representative in the humanitarian subgroup of the Trilateral Contact Group, First Deputy Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Iryna Gerashchenko has said.
"Disputed territory": NYT slammed over "non-Ukrainian" Crimea
The American daily newspaper The New York Times has published a map where occupied Crimea is marked in the same color as the territory of Russia and is signed as "disputed," chess grandmaster, writer and political activist Garry Kasparov wrote on Twitter.
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