Kiev may try to use tensions in southeast Ukraine as a reason for completely giving up the Minsk peace accords, Kremlin aide Yuri Ushakov said on Wednesday.
Several German MPs from regional parliaments expressed their deep concern about the new escalation of the Donbass war, wrote German Center for Eurasian Studies on Tuesday.
Dutch investigators are sabotaging probe of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash in Donbass, former Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Air Forces Pyotr Deinekin told Sputnik on Sunday.
US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will have a telephone conversation at 12:00 Washington time (20:00 Moscow time) on Saturday, the White House said on Friday.
No further details regarding the telephone conversation were provided.
The idea of removing US sanctions against Russia is ‘under consideration’, White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway said.
US President Donald Trump is considering removing US sanctions against Russia, White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway said on Friday.
The DPR and LPR residents need to be provided with the Russian passports in circumvention of the existing rules, declared the chairman of the CIS (the Commonwealth of Independent States) affairs' committee Leonid Kalashnikov.
The world famous film director Emir Kusturica has promised to come to Donbass in May, the Russian prominent writer Zakhar Prilepin said.
The Normandy Quartet countries and the US agree that there is no alternative to the Minsk agreements, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said addressing the State Duma (lower house of parliament).
British journalist and supporter of Donbass Republics Graham Phillips has been forced to leave the British Parliament. Phillips attended the meeting, dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic cooperation between the UK and Ukraine.
The Kremlin expects that the date of a possible phone conversation between US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will be agreed soon, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Monday.
The spokesman also said that there was no information about a possible meeting between Trump and Putin yet.
Senator Aleksey Pushkov commented on the words of the candidate for Presidency of France, Ex-PM François Fillon, about the economic sanctions in relation to Russia.
Continuous blockade of roads leading to the DPR and LPR contradicts the Minsk agreements, the OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor to Ukraine Alexander Hug stated at the press-conference in Donetsk.
Following the inauguration of the new U.S. President Donald Trump there was held a flash-mob «Goodbye, Mr. War President» in front of the U.S. Embassy in Greece.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will arrive to Estonia on Monday to discuss the cooperation between the two countries, the relationship between Ukraine and the European Union and other issues with Estonian Prime Minister Juri Ratas, the press service of the Estonian government said in a statement on S
British troops conducted secret drills to deliver their five Challenger main battle tanks to France and back through the Channel Tunnel; the goal was to test if the rail network could withstand a theoretical military conflict with Russia, media reports said.
Russia’s new active protection system 'Arena-M' for T-72 and T-90 tanks is capable of protecting armored vehicles from US Tube-launched Optically-tracked Wire-guided (TOW) missiles, Chief Designer of the Machine-Building Design Bureau Valery Kashin told TASS.