The European Union does not recognise the illegal annexation of Crimea by Russia and therefore does not recognise the holding of elections in the Crimean peninsula.
- 12.09.2017 10:48
Russian President Vladimir Putin is ready to "supplement" the functions of a peacekeeping force in the Donbas proposed in a Russian draft resolution of the UN Security Council, the Kremlin's press service has reported, referring to Putin's phone conversation with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
President Petro Poroshenko met with a delegation of the French senators headed by Chairman of the French-Ukrainian Group of Friendship Herve Maurey.
Ukraine will continue to ensure the development of minority languages in the state.
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has decided to request medical documents from Russia concerning the current state of health of Ukrainian Pavlo Hryb, his lawyer, Yevhenia Zakrevska, has said.
The Russian Federation violates international law, distorts historical facts, interferes in the policies of other states, Ukrainian First Deputy Minister of Information Policy Emine Dzhaparova has stated.
The Ukrainian Deposit Guarantee Fund last week got UAH 99.57 million from the sale of 39 insolvent banks, the fund’s press service reports.
The State Emergency Service of Ukraine has issued a warning for critical fire weather conditions expected in southern and eastern regions of Ukraine during four days.
Militants launched 36 attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in ATO area in Donbas over the past day. There were no casualties among Ukrainian troops.
The European Union has called on Russia to release Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis Akhtem Chiygoz and drop charges from another deputy chairman of the organization, Ilmi Umerov, according to a statement made by the spokesperson for the EU foreign policy chief.
The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) is calling upon the international community to boycott the World Festival of Youth and Students being hosted by the Russian Federation on October 14-22, 2017, according to a report posted on the official UWC website.
The Ukrainian Deposit Guarantee Fund this week plans to sell assets of 68 insolvent banks totaling UAH 20.74 billion, the fund’s press service reports.
In January-May 2017, the volume of Ukrainian exports to the Islamic Republic of Iran increased by 78% compared to the same period last year.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has described as a crime the illegal crossing of the state border by former Head of Odesa Regional Administration Mikheil Saakashvili and a group of MPs.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman says that France and Ukraine are deepening strategic cooperation on investment projects and energy programs.