: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    EU’s Tusk calls on Russia to end violence in east Ukraine
    Feb02

    EU’s Tusk calls on Russia to end violence in east Ukraine

    European Council President Donald Tusk, the chairman of EU leaders’ meetings, called on Russia on Thursday to use its influence with rebels in east Ukraine to stop a recent spike in violence there. …read more Source: Channel...

    EU’s Tusk calls on Russia to end violence in east Ukraine
    Feb02

    EU’s Tusk calls on Russia to end violence in east Ukraine

    BRUSSELS – European Council President Donald Tusk, the chairman of EU leaders’ meetings, called on Russia on Thursday to use its influence with rebels in east Ukraine to stop a recent spike in violence there. “We are reminded again of the… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko plans referendum on NATO membership-German media
    Feb02

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko plans referendum on NATO membership-German media

    Reuters – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko plans a referendum on whether Ukraine should join the NATO alliance given polls that show 54 percent of Ukrainians now favor such a move, Germany’s Funke Mediengruppe newspaper chain reported Thursday. “Four years ago, only 16 percent (of the Ukrainian people) favored Ukraine’s entry into...

    Ukraine leader says will hold referendum on joining NATO
    Feb02

    Ukraine leader says will hold referendum on joining NATO

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said he wants to hold a referendum on his conflict-torn country joining NATO, in comments to a German newspaper published Thursday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Senators set to huddle on Russia hacking probe
    Feb02

    Senators set to huddle on Russia hacking probe

    Key senators are planning to meet in the coming days to discuss the progress of their investigations into Russia’s meddling in November’s presidential election — inquiries that will delve into the explosive question of whether there were contacts between Moscow and the Trump campaign.The Senate Intelligence Committee is conducting the...

    EU's Tusk calls on Russia to end violence in east Ukraine
    Feb02

    EU's Tusk calls on Russia to end violence in east Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Council President Donald Tusk, the chairman of EU leaders’ meetings, called on Russia on Thursday to use its influence with rebels in east Ukraine to stop a recent spike in violence there. …read more Source: The...

    ‘It’s so much worse’: Renewed fighting in Ukraine pushes town to brink of humanitarian catastrophe
    Feb02

    ‘It’s so much worse’: Renewed fighting in Ukraine pushes town to brink of humanitarian catastrophe

    After two years of relative calm, Ukraine’s war with Russian-backed rebels took a deadly and destructive turn this week. CBC News visits Avdiivka, a town under attack that’s been left without electricity, heat or water. …read more Source:...

    Two Ukrainian Soldiers Reported Killed In Eastern Fighting
    Feb02

    Two Ukrainian Soldiers Reported Killed In Eastern Fighting

    Ukraine says two of its soldiers have been killed in the country’s east as heavy fighting between government forces and Russia-backed separatists entered its fifth day. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia and Ukraine trade blame in Black Sea plane spat
    Feb02

    Russia and Ukraine trade blame in Black Sea plane spat

    Russia and Ukraine have lashed out at each other in a fresh spat, with Kiev saying one of its planes was shot at over the Black Sea during what Moscow called a “dangerous flyby” …read more Source: The Daily...

    Poroshenko plans referendum on Ukraine’s NATO membership
    Feb02

    Poroshenko plans referendum on Ukraine’s NATO membership

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko intends to call a referendum on whether his country should join the NATO.He plans to do this “given polls that show 54 percent of Ukrainians now favor such a move,” Reuters reported, quoting Germany’s Funke Mediengruppe. …read more Source:...