Providing Ukraine with a large amount of lethal weapons entails too many problems, the United States and NATO have not done this yet and will not take such a risk in future, stated the director of the Political Analysis and International Studies Institute, Sergei Tolstov.
The Dutch senate has voted in favor of the Association Agreement between the European Union and Ukraine. As many as 50 senators out of 75 have supported the document.
Representatives of Austrian youth organizations are planning to visit the LPR, reported a member of the LPR Trade Unions' Federation Council, the chairman of the Republican Innovation Trade Union Andrei Kochetov.
He noted that he had had several meetings with foreign colleagues during his recent visit to Austria.
The number of Ukrainian citizens who obtained a work permit in Poland has increased six-fold compared to 2013, writes the Financial Times referring to the Polish Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy.
Commanders of the Russian group of forces in Syria has taken measures to avert the withdrawal of the Islamic State militants from Raqqa towards Palmyra, which is located to the south, a source at the Russian Defense Ministry said to TASS News.
Official Representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Maria Zakharova has commented on the initiative of Ukrainian politicians to introduce a visa regime with Russia, comparing it with the situation from an anecdote about mice and cactuses.
After the USS Dewey guided missile destroyer entered waters near the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea “without permission from the Chinese government,” the country’s navy “warned it to leave,” Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said at a news conference on Thursday, as cited by AFP.
A delegation of US citizens who arrived in the Crimea bypassing the territory of Ukraine raised toasts for Russian President Vladimir Putin and Victory Day at a meeting with public figures in Sevastopol.
Corresponding videos were published by eyewitnesses of the meeting.
Moscow hasn't made a decision on its possible response measures yet if Kiev introduces visas for Russians, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov stated this, TASS reports.
A team of 30 programmers from the Canadian IT StartupSoft company declared the desire to create a Ukrainian-language social network UKRAINIANS instead of the banned Russian VKontakte. This was reported on the official page of the social network.
More than 500 neo-Nazi groups, bringing together approximately seven million people, are currently active in Europe, Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev said, adding that in Ukraine such groups affected the actions of the country's leadership.
Germany’s Foreign Ministry was concerned to learn about Ukraine introducing sanctions against Russian companies, Ministry Spokesman Martin Schaefer said at a briefing on Wednesday, reports TASS.
The Polish politician, leading anti-NATO activist, journalist and intellectual, Mateusz Piskorski, is waiting for his trial in Polish prison since May 18 last year. The FreeWestMedia reports from blatant violation of human rights taking place in EU-NATO country.
NATO believes that Ukraine’s decision to block Russian-language internet resources used by the majority of its population is a matter of national security and has nothing to di with freedom of speech, a NATO official told TASS on Tuesday.
Ukraine will face a demographic catastrophe and extinction of the population in the coming decades, said a Ukrainian MP Victor Galasyuk.
A total of 178 civilians have been killed or suffered injuries as a result of the conflict in Donbass since March 1, 2017, while the total number of victims has exceeded 2,000, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said in a bulletin published on May 15, reports TASS.