The United States will support any candidate for the President of Ukraine, who will be democratically elected by the Ukrainian people.
The United States will continue to work closely with France and Germany in order to achieve the fulfillment of the Minsk agreements, primarily by the Russian side.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman held the first meeting of the Strategic Government Committee formed in January of this year.
If the presidential election in Ukraine were held today, presidential candidates Volodymyr Zelensky and Petro Poroshenko would win through to the second round, according to a survey conducted by the Socis Social and Marketing Research Center, the Kyiv International Institute of Sociology (KIIS) and the Razumkov Center on January 16-29, 2019.
Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine Sergiy Kyslytsya received copies of credentials presented by newly appointed Ambassador of Japan to Ukraine Takashi Kurai.
Ukrainian consul was not allowed to visit political prisoner Pavlo Hryb.
On February 1, the Seventh Meeting of the Ukrainian-Turkish Joint Strategic Planning Group will be held in Odesa under the chairmanship of Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin and Foreign Minister of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu.
Eleven assassination attempts on the President of Ukraine were prevented last year.
The European Union once again demands that Russia release Ukrainian sailors captured on November 25, 2018.
The UN Secretary-General has not received any communication from the OSCE Chairperson's Special Representative to the Trilateral Contact Group, Martin Sajdik, on a new peace plan for Donbas.
Ukraine’s representative to the European Union Mykola Tochytskyi informed the EU partners about critical health of Ukrainian political prisoner Pavlo Hryb and called for joint efforts to save his life.
The West will continue to support Ukraine as it is moving in the right direction and has introduced more reforms after the Revolution of Dignity than in all previous decades, U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker has said.
The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine is deeply concerned by the health of Ukrainian political prisoner Pavlo Hryb and demands that Russia immediately provide medical care to all illegally detained Ukrainians.
Russia in Minsk refuses to discuss release of political prisoners in exchange for convicted Russians
The Russian side in Minsk has refused to discuss an exchange of Russians convicted in Ukraine for political prisoners of the Kremlin.