: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: News & Summaries

    Ukraine says ceasefire fails in Stanytsia Luhanska, names withdrawal conditions
    Oct12

    Ukraine says ceasefire fails in Stanytsia Luhanska, names withdrawal conditions

    Ukrainian Defense Ministry spokesman for Anti-Terrorist Operation Andriy Lysenko has claimed violations of ceasefire by pro-Russian militants in the village of Stanytsia Luhanska and named the conditions for the withdrawal of Ukrainian troops, an UNIAN correspondent reports from a Kyiv briefing. “The ceasefire in Stanytsia Luhanska did not...

    Video: activists fill Moscow center with posters of abducted Crimean Tatar
    Oct12

    Video: activists fill Moscow center with posters of abducted Crimean Tatar

    In Moscow, the activists placed numerous posters with photos of the Crimean Tatar human rights activist Ervin Ibragimov, who was abducted in May. This way, the activists are trying to draw international attention to the abductions and murders of Crimean Tatars in the occupied Crimea, the press service of the Ministry of Information Policy of...

    PACE to consider resolution on human rights violations in occupied Crimea, Donbas
    Oct12

    PACE to consider resolution on human rights violations in occupied Crimea, Donbas

    The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) plans to adopt a resolution on human rights violations in the Russian-occupied territories of Ukraine – Donbas and Crimea, the press service of Batkivshchyna party told UNIAN referring to Deputy Chairman of the Ukrainian delegation in PACE Serhiy Sobolev who is currently in Brussels....

    Ukrainian citizen detained over ”extremist” book on entry into Russian-occupied Crimea
    Oct12

    Ukrainian citizen detained over ”extremist” book on entry into Russian-occupied Crimea

    Russian border guards at the Dzhankoy checkpoint in occupied Crimea have detained a 34-year-old Ukrainian citizen for carrying ”extremist literature,” according to the Russian FSB border department, TASS reports. ”A book containing a ”collection of extremist lectures” was found among personal belongings of a 34-year-old man (who was riding as a...

    Poroshenko calls on Trudeau to synchronously ratify FTA deal
    Oct12

    Poroshenko calls on Trudeau to synchronously ratify FTA deal

    President Petro Poroshenko had a phone conversation with Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau on Tuesday, October 11, having discussed a series of issues of bilateral agenda, the president`s press service reported. ”The President offered to synchronously ratify the FTA agreement signed during the visit of Prime Minister Trudeau to Ukraine on...

    Former Ukrainian President criticizes Normandy format for secrecy and lack of solutions
    Oct12

    Former Ukrainian President criticizes Normandy format for secrecy and lack of solutions

    Former Ukrainian President Leonid Kravchuk believes that it is necessary to seek another format, even a ”Budapest format” due to the uncertainty of the role the Normandy format of talks on Ukraine plays. ”The Normandy format is unique with the fact that no documents are signed or adopted within its framework: no decisions, no memorandums, and no...

    Ukraine not to raise retirement age soon: Deputy PM
    Oct12

    Ukraine not to raise retirement age soon: Deputy PM

    Ukraine will not raise the retirement age, Deputy Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko told the Ukrainian TV 112 Channel. According to the official, to raise the retirement age in the country, it is necessary first to increase life expectancy by seven to 10 years. Meanwhile, as Rozenko noted, there is no the demand to raise the retirement age in the...

    Ukrainian World Congress reacts to PACE president`s statement on Russia return to Assembly
    Oct12

    Ukrainian World Congress reacts to PACE president`s statement on Russia return to Assembly

    The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) is seriously concerned about the repeatedly declared intent of President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Pedro Agramunt to re-engage the Russian Federation in the work of PACE, the UWC press service reported. Highlighting PACE Resolutions 1990 (2014), 2034 (2015) and 2063...

    Ukrainian diaspora draws attention to anti-Ukrainian forces in Slovakia
    Oct12

    Ukrainian diaspora draws attention to anti-Ukrainian forces in Slovakia

    Ukrainian diaspora in Slovakia draws attention to activity of anti-Ukrainian forces Slovakia-based diaspora of Ukrainians has published an open letter to the Embassy of Ukraine in the Slovak Republic with a request to explain the lack of response by Ukrainian diplomats on the presence of the Honorary Consulate of Novorossiya in a neighboring...

    Russian VTB Bank complains Ukrainian sanctions tougher than European: lost $1.4 bln
    Oct12

    Russian VTB Bank complains Ukrainian sanctions tougher than European: lost $1.4 bln

    Russian VTB Group estimates its total losses due to the situation in Ukraine at RUB 85.4 billion ($1.36 billion), First Deputy President and Chairman of VTB Bank Management Board Yuri Soloviev said in an interview with Kommersant. Soloviev said that Ukrainian sanctions were more stringent than the European ones. ”We estimate the total losses of...

    Page 234 of 1231

    Pin It on Pinterest