Council of Europe: Ukraine lagging in reform efforts to prevent corruption GRECO invites Ukraine to submit additional information on the implementation of the outstanding recommendations by June 30, 2021.
14:25, 26 March 2020
PACE wants to make imposition of sanctions on national delegations more complicated Thus, PACE will continue to work on harmonizing the activities of Council of Europe bodies.
12:33, 15 November 2019
PACE reportedly set to lift remaining sanctions from Russia The PACE Rules Committee, which was to consider the presence of Russian delegates who voted for the annexation of Ukraine's Crimea, refused to deliver a report at all.
12:59, 26 June 2019
Russia's return to PACE to weaken Council of Europe – Ukraine's MFA This draft resolution should finally be approved by the Assembly.
21:45, 24 June 2019
Council of Europe praises judicial reform in Ukraine The Council of Europe notes a positive trend in improving the efficiency and quality of the judiciary and in reducing the widespread corruption.
12:18, 13 June 2019
CoE Commissioner for Human Rights to visit Russia-occupied Crimea The visit is tentatively scheduled for October.
12:52, 12 June 2019
Ukraine MP declares high probability of Russia's return to PACE in June Russia's return to PACE depends on the members of the delegations of different countries.
11:45, 04 June 2019
Lithuania's Linkevicius: "We can't afford Russia's unconditional return to PACE" Since June 2017, the Russian Federation has not paid contributions to the Council of Europe.
23:59, 17 May 2019
CoE Secretary General Jagland congratulates President-elect Zelensky on victory According to Jagland, Ukraine is a valued member of the Council of Europe and its democratic security is vital for the entire continent.
16:05, 24 April 2019
Pushing Council of Europe toward self-destruction: Diplomat on Russia's new attempt to return to PACE Russia seeks to have PACE acknowledge responsibility for "mistake" back in 2014.
15:40, 24 March 2019
Council of Europe's GRETA urges Ukraine to continue fighting against human trafficking GRETA encourages Ukraine to ratify the Council of Europe's Convention against Trafficking in Human Organs.
14:18, 23 November 2018
Chair of CoE's ministerial body backs arguments on illegality of sanctions against Russia in PACE The Croatian representative urged PACE to act without going beyond the statutory powers.
15:52, 10 October 2018
Ukraine transfers US$400,000 to Council of Europe as voluntary contribution This is an "act of Ukraine's solidarity with the Council of Europe in the dark times for the organization."
20:54, 04 September 2018
Klimkin welcomes EU sanctions against Russian companies for Crimean bridge The sanctions are effective as of July 31, 2018.
13:48, 31 July 2018
Return of Russian delegates to PACE on CoE's hidden agenda – media <p>The Council of Europe (CoE) is reported to have created a loophole that will help remove sanctions against the Russian Federation and return its delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), according to the Ukrainian news outlet Europeiska Pravda.</p>
13:27, 11 October 2017
Ukraine explains to Council of Europe move to block Russian websites <p>The Council of Europe has published Ukraine’s official position on the issue of blocking Russian online resourсes.</p>
22:40, 18 July 2017
Four countries join Council of Europe decision on extending Russia sanctions <p>Ukraine, Montenegro, Albania and Norway have aligned themselves with the Council of Europe Decision on extending restrictive measures against Russia, that’s according to a declaration by EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs Federica Mogherini on behalf of the EU.</p>
23:05, 05 May 2017