Ukraine has recognized head of the Venezuelan National Assembly Juan Guaido as the leader of the only one democratically elected public authority in Venezuela and believes that he will be able to organize the democratic elections in the country.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe discussed relations with Russia during the first day of the chancellor’s visit to Tokyo.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin will take part in the Meeting of Foreign Ministers of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, which will be held in Washington, D.C.
People's Front party leader and former Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has called on President Petro Poroshenko to free Ukraine from Vladimir Putin's kum, probably meaning Viktor Medvedchuk (the Russian president is the godfather to Medvedchuk's daughter).
Permanent Representative to OSCE: Russia unwilling to hold any talks until presidential election in Ukraine
Russia openly stated its unwillingness to reach any meaningful arrangements within the framework of the Trilateral Contact Group in Minsk or in other formats prior to the presidential election in Ukraine, scheduled for late March.
Incumbent Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has submitted documents to the Central Election Commission (CEC) to register as a candidate in the 2019 presidential election.
The signing of the Association Agreements and the Comprehensive Free Trade Area, as well as the visa liberalization, are among the main achievements of the European Union in relations to Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova.
Ukraine and Turkey discussed the issue on providing security in the Black Sea region.
On February 1, Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Rozenko met with Mayor of Wrocław (Poland) Jacek Sutryk .
U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker called on Russia to immediately release the Ukrainian sailors captured in the Kerch Strait.
Turkey consistently supports the territorial integrity of Ukraine, condemns the annexation of Crimea and will never recognize it, defends and will continue to defend Crimean Tatars.
The European Union called on Russia to immediately provide Ukrainian political prisoner Pavlo Hryb with medical care and to release him.
Europe has stepped up pressure on Russia to free Ukrainian sailors, amid concern of a potential flare-up in the four-year old conflict, EUobserver has reported.
The Algeria-Ukraine Inter-Parliamentary Group was formed in the People’s National Assembly of Algeria.