Trump made no concessions to Putin - media
Many courteous gestures were seen during the first meeting of U.S. and Russian leaders in Hamburg on the sidelines of the G20 summit, however everything suggests that Donald Trump has not in fact made any concessions to Vladimir Putin, which would have worried the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, Jerzy Haszczyński wrote for Rzeczpospolita, according to zn.ua.
Tillerson appoints Volker to be envoy between Ukraine and Russia
The United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson appointed the former US Permanent Representative to NATO Kurt Volker to be the Special Envoy to Ukraine as Reuters reported.
Bloomberg: Manafort discloses $17 mln in payments for Ukrainian work
President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, received $17.1 million for his work with a Ukrainian political party, according to a registration document he filed with the U.S. government, according to Bloomberg.
President met with U.S. Secretary of Energy
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko had a meeting with U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry.
Poroshenko: Meeting with Trump fruitful, detailed
The meeting of Ukrainian and U.S. leaders was a full-fledged and detailed one – that’s how President Petro Poroshenko put it at the briefing that took place in Washington on June 20.
Poroshenko to meet with Ukrainian community and Trump in US
Ukrainian President is to meet with Ukrainian community upon arrival to Washington (USA), the meeting with US President Donald Trump is scheduled for evening of June 20. This was reported by the correspondent of on air of 112 Ukraine TV channel.
Poroshenko goes on working visit to America
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko went on a working visit to the United States today, reported the press secretary of the leader of the state Svyatoslav Tsegolko.
Trump extends sanctions against Belarusian authorities
U.S. President Donald Trump has extended sanctions against the authorities of Belarus for one year, according to a press release of the White House.
America extends sanctions list of global terrorists
The US Foreign Ministry announced the inclusion in the list of global terrorists of a special category of one of the leaders of ISIS in Iraq, as well as of a terrorist group in Indonesia. This was stated in an official statement, Ukrinform reports.
U.S. Senate may pass bill "to punish Russia"
The United States Senate may pass a bill "to punish Russia" for meddling into the U.S. presidential election, according to CBS News.
Reuters: U.S., partners plan European military exercise with 25,000 troops
About 25,000 military forces from the United States and 23 other countries will take part in a large-scale military exercise called "Saber Guardian" planned in Bulgaria, Hungary and Romania next month, according to Reuters.
BALTOPS exercise underway in Latvia
U.S. Marines held the landing drills in Latvia, using their landing vehicles. These maneuvers are part of the large-scale exercise called BALTOPS. The multinational forces involved in the exercise imitate military actions at sea, in land and in the air. This year, the exercise involves 14 NATO countries and their partners.