NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is convinced that Russia’s annexation of Crimea occurred as a result of competition between great powers.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky appointed Oleksandr Syrsky as commander of the Ground Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
The national leader of the Crimean Tatars, Ukrainian MP Mustafa Dzhemilev, will join Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on his visit to Turkey on August 7-8.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has held a telephone conversation with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, the presidential press service has reported.
05 August 2019
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has dismissed Oleksandr Syrsky from the post of commander of the Joint Forces.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia decided not to recognize the passports of the Russian Federation issued after April 24 to residents of Donetsk and Luhansk regions if the holder of the passport was previously not a Russian citizen.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu confirms Turkey's unwavering stance regarding Russia’s occupation of Crimea and the oppression of Crimean Tatars.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky will be on a working visit to Turkey on August 7-8, the Presidential Office reports on Facebook.
Leader of the Servant of the People political party Dmytro Razumkov has stated that the issues of Crimea’s return to Ukraine and peace in Donbas cannot be settled by laws.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky says he has never used the services of lobbyists in the United States.
Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz chaired a meeting of the UN Security Council in New York on the involvement of children in armed conflicts.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky announced a possible date for a new meeting in the so-called "Normandy format" to settle the conflict in the occupied Donbas.
03 August 2019
Ukraine is disappointed with the termination of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics following the situation around it, caused by Russia’s actions, and fully understands the U.S. move in response to Russia’s non-compliance.
Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksandr Danylyuk is convinced that defense will be the main issue on the agenda during the visit of President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky to the United States.
US Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker believes that direct contact between President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and President of Russia Vladimir Putin is needed for progress in the prisoner exchange.
02 August 2019
US Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker supposes that US President Donald Trump may join efforts to settle the situation in eastern Ukraine.
The arrest of four Crimean Tatars, who were detained during searches in the occupied Crimea on June 10, was extended until November 5.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky says that all members of his team, not just Head of Presidential Office Andriy Bohdan, wrote resignation letters in advance.
President of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, Judge Jin-Hyun Paik, has appointed three judges as arbitrators in the arbitration proceedings instituted by Ukraine against the Russian Federation.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed Denys Shmyhal as the new head of Ivano-Frankivsk Regional State Administration.
The policy of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine towards Russian citizens remains unchanged.
Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has spoken about his relations with U.S. President Donald Trump's lawyer, Rudolph Giuliani.
Poland’s idea of creating the position of special envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Ukraine was part of the search for creative solutions but has no progress so far.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will make a working visit to Ivano-Frankivsk region on Friday, August 2, the press service of the head of state has reported.
01 August 2019
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky held a telephone conversation with Prime Minister of the Republic of India Narendra Modi, according to the president’s press service.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has dismissed Oleksandr Khilko as head of the directorate of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) in Zaporizhia region.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed Serhiy Borzov as head of the State Affairs Department.
The new government will be formed on the first or second day after the Verkhovna Rada of the new convocation starts to work.
Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has appealed to the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) over statements made by Head of the Presidential Office Andriy Bohdan.
The European Union has not forgotten the attack on activist Kateryna Handziuk and the fact that instigators behind the attack have still not been brought to justice.
31 July 2019
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed Ihor Shevchenko as new head of Cherkasy Regional State Administration.
A total of 73 searches, 69 detentions and 200 arrests were illegally conducted in the occupied Crimea in the first half of 2019. Most human rights violations were committed against Crimean Tatars.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has approved amendments to the agreement between Ukraine and Slovakia on local border traffic.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko discussed the situation in Donbas, the issues of economic cooperation, and agreed on reciprocal visits.
A meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on the peaceful settlement of the situation in eastern Ukraine has begun in Minsk, Belarus.
The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine has expressed solidarity with the people of Ukraine in demanding justice for activist Kateryna Handziuk and her family.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will pay a working visit to Cherkasy region on Wednesday, July 31, the press service of the head of state has reported.
Ukrainian sailors, who were captured by Russian security forces in the Kerch Strait area, could be released by October under the personal guarantee of Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Liudmyla Denisova.
Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko met in New York with Donald Trump’s lawyer and former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani.
Consul General of Ukraine in Istanbul Oleksandr Haman at a meeting with Mayor of Beyoğlu Municipality Haydar Ali Yildiz expressed his gratitude to Turkey for consistent support to Ukraine.
30 July 2019
The release of detained persons is a top priority in the implementation of the Minsk agreements, Darka Olifer, spokesperson for former Ukrainian President Leonid Kuchma, has reported on Facebook.
The Foreign Ministry of Ukraine opens 18 new visa centers in 16 countries across the world, the Consular Service Department of the Foreign Ministry reported on Facebook.
Head of Ukraine's Presidential Office Andriy Bohdan has said he doubts that the Verkhovna Rada of the new convocation will be able to hold its first meeting by September 1.
It is important not to lose pace in our relations with Washington
Former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, the head of the European Solidarity party, has said that he is not going to hide from anyone because it will be a great gift to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky dismissed Artur Korol from the post of head of Milove district state administration of Luhansk region.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed Serhiy Khodunov head of the directorate of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) in Cherkasy region.
The United States hopes that the new government in Ukraine will look for creative ways to resolve the conflict with Russia.
29 July 2019
The Normandy format of talks on the settlement of the situation in Donbas does not have the desired effect and needs to be expanded, possibly by involving the United States and the United Kingdom.
The issue of security in Ukraine is among priorities of Poland's one-month presidency of the UN Security Council in August.
The head of the political subgroup at the Trilateral Contact Group on the settlement of the situation in eastern Ukraine, Roman Bezsmertny, has said that representatives of the public and people's deputies should be involved in the Minsk process.