The Federative Republic of Germany can offer investments for Donbass, subject to the establishment of armistice and heavy weapons’ withdrawal, Acting Foreign Minister of Germany Zigmar Gabriel said at a breakfast with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov, organized by German business.
Russian and German foreign ministers, Sergei Lavrov and Sigmar Gabriel, held talks on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference on Saturday, focusing on prospects for cooperation in the Normandy Four group on Ukraine, the Russian Foreign Ministry said, reports TASS.
President of Ukraine Pyotr Poroshenko accused Russia of trying to "destroy democracy" and stated that the Russian flag "should not be flying anywhere".
Greek anti-fascists beaten Kiev “Dinamo” fans in Athens, reports “Tsargrad” agency with reference to its own source.
Ukrainian ultras had been beaten for their nationalistic point of view including the participation in the Donbass war.
The Ukrainians who left for work in the European Union countries told about the conditions in which they had to work abroad.
The special envoy of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office for settling the armed civil conflict in Donbass, Martin Sajdik, urged the Ukrainian government to revoke the legal acts, with the aid of which Kiev severed economic relations with the Donetsk and Lugansk Republics, reports TASS.
Ukrainian national Konstantin Davydenko, arrested in Moscow on suspicion of espionage, has admitted to having worked in Crimea on an assignment from the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU), as it follows from a video tape of the Russian Security Service (FSB).
Ukrainian historians believe that the law adopted by Poland on criminal liability for the propaganda of Ukrainian nationalists' ideology will be an obstacle to access to Polish historical archives and will complicate the study of the joint history, the statement of the Center for the Study of the Liberation Movement says.
Ukrainians working in Poland can 'grip hold of stakes" if Poles begin to settle historical scores. This was stated by the former Minister of Defense of Ukraine Army General Alexander Kuzmuk on the air of the TV channel "112 Ukraina".
According to the commander, "history needs to be known, but it is impossible to settle scores".
Possible deployment of a United Nations mission in Ukraine has not been discussed at the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) as the sides have opposite points of view, Russia’s Permanent Representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich said on Tuesday, reports TASS.
Following the adoption of the law banning Bandera ideology, Poland is preparing for another blow against Ukraine, political scientist Dmitry Dzhangirov stated this on air of the "Work on mistakes" program.
The lack of predictability with today’s US authorities is one of the key problems of the relations between Russia and the United States, Russian Ambassador to the US Anatoly Antonov said in an interview aired by the Rossiya-24 TV news channel. This was also reported by TASS News.
US government agencies have to suspend their work on Friday due to the fact that the congress was not able to adopt the draft federal budget for the 2018 financial year.
The term of the previous interim budget agreement expired at midnight on Friday.
Naftogaz of Ukraine may resume gas purchases from Gazprom in May. The companies are hammering out additions to the contract. At the same time, according to Kommersant, Gazprom will not require the Ukrainians to repay a $2 bln debt before the start of deliveries, but gas purchases will be sold on prepayment.
The US military presence in Syria presents a serious challenge to the peace process and thwarts the protection of the country's territorial integrity, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman Maria Zakharova said Thursday, a day after the US-led coalition struck pro-Damascus forces.
The state-owned enterprise Energoatom has extended its cooperation with the American company Westinghouse for the supply of nuclear fuel until 2025. This was reported on Monday in the press service of Energoatom.