The UN is not preparing for the deployment of a peacekeeping mission to Donbass, all the decisions must be accepted by all the parties, Deputy Permanent Representative of the UN Secretary-General Farhan Haq said on Monday.
Ships of the permanent NATO naval group No. 2 (SNMG2), the destroyer of the Royal Navy of Great Britain Duncan and the frigate of the Turkish Navy Yildirim, made port in Odessa on July 24, reported the press centre of the AFU Navy command.
Transnistria’s legislators condemned the declaration, adopted by the Moldovan parliament, calling for Russia to finalize withdrawal of its peacekeepers from the republic.
President Vladimir Putin said that Ukraine was drowning in corruption during his Q&A session with the students of the educational centre.
The motion is being prepared by the European United Left — Nordic Green Left parliamentary faction, according to its member, Jiri Mastalka, who spoke with Russia’s Izvestiya newspaper in an interview published on Friday. According to Mastalka, the resolution will go to the EU Parliament in fall.
The European Parliament deputy from Estonia, Jana Toom, sent a request to EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini regarding the refusal of the EU countries to issue Schengen visas to the residents of the Crimea.
The establishment of the new independent state of Malorossiya in Donbass is inevitable since it could help defuse a three-year long military conflict in the region amid Kiev's ongoing military actions, according to Russian lawmaker Leonid Kalashnikov, reports Sputnik.
Assistant to the President of the Russian Federation, Vladislav Surkov, held a meeting with experts on Wednesday, at which he assessed the initiative of the DPR Head, Alexander Zakharchenko, calling the idea of Donbass fighting not for secession from Ukraine but for its integrity the key point of the "imagined state of Malorossiya", reported the head of the Center for Polit
Russia is ready to significantly reduce the number of personnel at the US embassy in Moscow as a response to the seizure of its diplomatic property in the United States, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said at a briefing on Friday.
Including Ukraine in NATO is a bad idea, which the US should rather abandon, says the permanent author of Forbes, a senior dcience master at the Cato Institute, Doug Bandow.
Russian President Vladimir Putin believes that the crisis in Ukraine will last until the patience of the Ukrainians runs out. He expressed this opinion during his communication with the workers of Lebedinsky GOK.
The question of one of the metallurgists about how long the crisis in Ukraine will last, Putin called rhetorical.
British citizen Benjamin Stimson who joined Donbass defenders was jailed for a ‘terrorism offence.’
"According to the judge's decision, Stimson was sentenced to five years and four months in prison," a spokesman for the Royal Court of Manchester, in which Stimson's case was considered, was quoted as saying.
Brazilian police have unveiled a plot led by a Ukrainian armed movement to recruit Brazilian neo-Nazis with combat experience to fight Donbass defenders, reports THE TIMES OF ISRAEL
US President Donald Trump's budget proposal for 2018 is projected to reduce aid to Ukraine from $667 million in 2016 to $203 million, the US Department of State said in the Congressional Budget Justification on Foreign Assistance released in May, reports Sputnik.
A rally in support of Donbass residents took place in the city-centre of Berlin at the Brandenburg Gate on Wednesday, July 12.
About 600,000 Ukrainians are waiting for the decision on granting them Russian citizenship, First Deputy Interior Minister of the Russian Federation, Alexander Gorovoi, said on Wednesday.