Ukraine reopening 66 checkpoints on its border with EU, Moldova Checkpoints on the border with Belarus and Russia remain temporarily closed.
02:40, 29 May 2020
Ukraine suspends passage of citizens through demarcation line in Donbas – JFO HQ In exceptional cases, a person may be given permission to cross the line in critical life circumstances, with supporting documents for such circumstances.
21:57, 21 March 2020
Ukraine to temporarily close 107 out of 230 border crossing points The official said checkpoints with a small passenger flow had been determined for the closure.
21:16, 14 March 2020
Ukraine's Cabinet decides to close several border crossing points The NSDC will hold a meeting on Friday to consider the issue of closing borders and stopping air traffic with a number of countries.
13:58, 13 March 2020
TCG: Ukraine, Russia agree to simultaneously open checkpoints in Zolote, Schastia in Donbas The meeting was attended by Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Andriy Yermak and Deputy Head of the Administration of the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Kozak.
10:50, 12 March 2020
Most of border crossing points to be closed from March 12 – Ukraine's PM Shmyhal The Cabinet of Ministers has approved restrictive measures amid the Covid-19 coronavirus threat to prevent the disease from spreading.
17:52, 11 March 2020
Checkpoints in Donbas to work longer from March 1 In particular, persons and vehicles will be checked out daily from 07:00 to 18:30.
14:16, 24 February 2020
Mortality at Donbas crossing checkpoints surges 40% in 2019 – rights activists The NGO analyzed data provided by the Ombudsman's Office.
10:40, 22 January 2020
Border service on long lines at checkpoints: Ukrainians want to return home before holidays The agency says the traffic handling capacity exceeds the designed one by 1.5-2 times.
19:50, 22 December 2019
People waiting for days in long lines at Ukraine-Poland border – media Some cars have been waiting for three days.
14:58, 22 December 2019
Ukraine's FM: Railway service with occupied Donbas may resume The Normandy Four leaders supported the achievement of agreement within the Trilateral Contact Group on new delimitation border crossing points within 30 days.
12:48, 16 December 2019
Zelensky instructs Cabinet to work on simplifying entry of people, moving goods to occupied Donbas Relevant presidential decree No. 738/2019 dated October 7 was posted on the president's official website.
16:28, 07 October 2019
Infrastructure ministry: No plans to resume regular transport services with occupied Crimea The Ukrainian authorities want to create civilized conditions for passengers.
16:15, 29 September 2019
Over 38,000 people cross border at checkpoints with occupied Donbas within 24 hours At the same time, the traffic flow remained intense, as 38,200 people and 4,600 vehicles crossed the checkpoints over the period under review.
12:55, 20 August 2019
Zelensky visits administrative border with Russian-occupied Crimea (Photo) The president instructed the local authorities to complete the infrastructure development of the checkpoints by December 20, 2019.
21:45, 13 July 2019
Border guards to beef up security measures at checkpoints amid tensions over custom clearance rules for cars In recent days, there have been provocations and violations of security regime at the Shehyni checkpoint on the border with Poland.
14:40, 05 March 2019
JFO: Russian-led forces mount five attacks on Ukraine army in past day According to Ukrainian intelligence, one occupier was killed and another one was wounded.
10:30, 07 January 2019
Over 44,000 people cross border at checkpoints with occupied Donbas within 24 hours On the morning of November 17, some 190 cars were standing in lines at entry/exit checkpoints.
10:43, 19 November 2018
Russian-led forces in Donbas step up control at checkpoints after Zakharchenko's death It became much more difficult for civilians to enter the temporarily occupied city of Donetsk.
11:53, 12 September 2018