Work on the construction of a double-track electrified railway across Russia bypassing Ukraine is planned to be completed before August 1 - this is two weeks earlier than expected.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel does not consider it necessary to replace the OSCE Mission in Donbass with the UN one.
She stated this in Sochi at a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
It’s not necessary to discuss new agreements on settlement in Ukraine until the current agreements are implemented in full, Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin states.
The global community has no right to forget tragedies such as the 2014 events in the Ukrainian city of Odessa, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a press conference following his talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, reports TASS.
The Russian Prosecutor General’s Office on Friday confirmed its referring the case of Ukraine’s former Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk to Interpol requesting to put him on the wanted list.
An Austrian citizen suspected of war crimes against Donbass defenders and civilians was arrested in Poland on Sunday, reported Austrian prosecutors.
Members of Russia’s Night Wolves patriotic biker group were prevented from entering into Poland as part of their Moscow-Berlin ride to mark the end of World WarII, the group’s leader Alexander Zaldostanov said in a televised interview.
A rally took place in the Hague’s center to commemorate those who died in the Ukrainian port city of Odessa on May 2, 2014. The protesters demanded those guilty of innocent people’s killings should be brought to justice, and also urged the media and public to turn the spotlight on the Ukrainian crisis.
Russian Investigation Committee is to demand the prosecution of the Ukrainian ex-Prime Minister, Arseny Yatsenyuk, as there are evidences that Yatsenuk was involved in the Chechnya hostilities of 1994-1995, reports the Committee’s official representative, Svetlana Petrenko.
Moscow calls on the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) to condemn the intolerant and aggressive behavior of radical nationalist groups in Ukraine, Russia’s OSCE envoy has said.
The Supreme Court of the Russian Federation has recently defined Jehovah’s Witnesses as an extremist organization and ruled the operation of its churches as illegal. As according to Russia’s Justice Ministry’s demand the Kingdom Halls of Jehovah’s Witnesses are decreed to be closed and the church’s property turned over to the state in the entire area of the Russian Federation.
Russia’s Federation Council upper house of parliament passed on Wednesday the bill, which bans parents from officially giving their babies names that are foul words, numbers, titles or abbreviations, TASS News reports.
Member of Germany’s ruling party Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Willy Wimmer stated that the state coup, that happened in Ukraine in 2014, was organized by the West.
The state coup in Ukraine in 2014 was organized by the West, member of Germany’s ruling party Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Willy Wimmer said on Wednesday.
Themes of commemorative coin series honouring 100 years of Finnish independence causes public uproar – series is now withdrawn.
Parties to the conflict in Ukraine should ensure that civilians in Donbass do not suffer additional suffering, Spokesperson for the United Nations Secretary-General Stephane Dujarric told TASS, commenting on Kiev's decision to stop supplies of electricity to the Lugansk People's Republic.