Politics

23 February 2021

FM Kuleba: Russia building up its nuclear potential in Crimea

FM Kuleba: Russia building up its nuclear potential in Crimea

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba believes that the hybrid aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine undermines the architecture of global security, and states that Russia builds up its nuclear potential in the temporarily occupied Crimea.

Ukraine lodges new application against Russia at ECHR

Ukraine lodges new application against Russia at ECHR

Ukraine has lodged a new interstate application against the Russian Federation over the organization of a number of high-profile assassination attempts and assassinations both on the territory of Ukraine and on the territory of the Council of Europe member states.

Nayev: Russian army in Crimea needs 2.6 mln cubic meters of water a year

Nayev: Russian army in Crimea needs 2.6 mln cubic meters of water a year

The increase in Russian troop numbers in Crimea significantly affects the water supply to the local population. Currently, about 33,000 Russian servicepersons are deployed on the peninsula and need, according to the Russian Defense Ministry norms, about 2.6 million cubic meters of water a year.

22 February 2021

Zelensky, Danilov discuss recent NSDC decisions

Zelensky, Danilov discuss recent NSDC decisions

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) Oleksiy Danilov have discussed further steps to implement recent NSDC decisions and plans for the near future, the presidential press service has reported.

Zelensky enacts NSDC decision on sanctions against Medvedchuk

Zelensky enacts NSDC decision on sanctions against Medvedchuk

 Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed a decree enacting the decision of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) on sanctions against 19 companies and eight individuals, including Opposition Platform – For Life Party MP Viktor Medvedchuk.

20 February 2021

19 February 2021

Russian aggression against Ukraine has changed geopolitical situation in Europe – Ukrainian Foreign Ministry

Russian aggression against Ukraine has changed geopolitical situation in Europe – Ukrainian Foreign Ministry

Ukraine demands that Russia stop its aggression, respect international law and liberate the temporarily occupied territories of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol, as well as parts of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, according to a statement released by the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry on the occasion of the 7th anniversary of the beginning of Russia's armed aggression against Ukraine.

Poroshenko says he bought Priamyi TV channel

Poroshenko says he bought Priamyi TV channel

Former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, a co-chairman of the parliamentary faction of the European Solidarity party, has said that he has become the owner of the Priamyi television channel.

Turkey condemns detention of activists in Crimea

Turkey condemns detention of activists in Crimea

The Turkish Foreign Ministry is concerned about February 17 detentions in Crimea and says Turkey will continue to support Crimean Tatars, according to a statement released by the ministry.

18 February 2021

17 February 2021

Ukraine withdraws from another CIS agreement

Ukraine withdraws from another CIS agreement

The Cabinet of Ministers has approved a decision on Ukraine’s withdrawal from the agreement on coordination of interstate relations in the field of postal and electrocommunication, which was concluded within the CIS.

Five people detained in FSB raids on homes of Crimean Tatars

Five people detained in FSB raids on homes of Crimean Tatars

In the occupied Crimea, the officers of the Federal Security Service (FSB) of the Russian Federation conducted searches at homes of seven Crimean Tatars in Bilohirsk, Bakhchisaray, Simferopol, Sevastopol and Sovetsk district. At least five people were detained.

Five people detained in FSB raids on homes of Crimean Tatars

Five people detained in FSB raids on homes of Crimean Tatars

In the occupied Crimea, the officers of the Federal Security Service (FSB) of the Russian Federation conducted searches at homes of seven Crimean Tatars in Bilohirsk, Bakhchisaray, Simferopol, Sevastopol and Sovetsk district. At least five people were detained.

16 February 2021

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