: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: The Star (Malaysia)

    Poland extends $100 million loan to Ukraine – Poroshenko
    Apr08

    Poland extends $100 million loan to Ukraine – Poroshenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – Poland has extended a $100 million (67 million pounds) loan to Ukraine to help modernise its energy sector and improve border checkpoints, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Wednesday during a joint briefing with his Polish counterpart. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch courts bar government from dispute over Crimean gold
    Apr08

    Dutch courts bar government from dispute over Crimean gold

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – An Amsterdam court ruled on Wednesday that the Dutch government cannot participate in a legal fight over golden artefacts from Crimea. …read more Source: The...

    Two servicemen killed in past 24 hours in east Ukraine – Kiev military
    Apr08

    Two servicemen killed in past 24 hours in east Ukraine – Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Two Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and four were wounded in Ukraine’s separatist eastern conflict zone in the past 24 hours despite a ceasefire deal, Kiev military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said in a briefing on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Germany says no sign that Greece changed view on Russia sanctions
    Apr08

    Germany says no sign that Greece changed view on Russia sanctions

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany has no reason to think that Athens has softened its stance towards sanctions imposed by the EU on Russia over the Ukraine crisis, a foreign ministry spokeswoman said on Wednesday when Greece’s prime minister was due to visit Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: The...

    Russian deputy who opposed Crimea seizure stripped of immunity
    Apr07

    Russian deputy who opposed Crimea seizure stripped of immunity

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s parliament voted on Tuesday to strip the only deputy who voted against last year’s annexation of Crimea of his immunity from prosecution as a lawmaker. …read more Source: The...

    Four Ukrainian soldiers killed by shell fired by separatists – police
    Apr05

    Four Ukrainian soldiers killed by shell fired by separatists – police

    KIEV (Reuters) – Four Ukrainian soldiers were killed on Sunday in the east of the country when their vehicle was struck by a shell fired by Russian-backed separatists, regional police said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian government approves framework for $15 billin debt-swap – Finance Minister
    Apr04

    Ukrainian government approves framework for $15 billin debt-swap – Finance Minister

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian government approved on Saturday the framework for Ukraine’s debt restructuring operation through which it aims to generate $15.3 billion (10 billion pounds), the Finance Ministry said in a statement. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Lavrov calls for pull-back of weapons in Ukraine
    Apr04

    Russia's Lavrov calls for pull-back of weapons in Ukraine

    BRATISLAVA (Reuters) – Both sides in the conflict in Ukraine could pull back weapons under 100 millimetres calibre from the front line in a bid to boost confidence in a ceasefire, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Landmine kills Ukrainian servicemen in separatist east – Kiev military
    Apr04

    Landmine kills Ukrainian servicemen in separatist east – Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Three Ukrainian serviceman have been killed and two wounded in a landmine explosion in separatist eastern territories, Kiev military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Silencing of Crimean Tatar TV sparks outcry from rights bodies, Ukraine, Turkey
    Apr03

    Silencing of Crimean Tatar TV sparks outcry from rights bodies, Ukraine, Turkey

    KIEV (Reuters) – The silencing of a TV station for the Tatar people in Crimea, annexed by Russia from Ukraine a year ago, sparked an outcry on Friday, with Kiev accusing Moscow of trying to stamp out non-Russian influence on the peninsula. …read more Source: The...

    Pin It on Pinterest