The EU and U.S. do not recognize Crimea as Russian and have imposed sanctions against the peninsula and individuals they accuse of violating Ukraine's territorial integrity.
11:49, 30 November 2019
The independent political watchdog OVD-Info reported that at least 592 people had been detained.
21:19, 03 August 2019
The Duma Council will consider the draft on April 1.
11:10, 01 April 2019
Russian bill on non-recognition of Ukraine election results shows true intentions of Russian "observers": PoroshenkoAmid the ongoing Russian aggression, Ukraine effectively banned representatives of Russian from becoming observers in the Ukrainian elections.
11:20, 29 March 2019
Russian Duma Deputy Viktor Vodolatsky has long maintained a notoriously anti-Ukrainian position.
13:40, 30 October 2018
Russian legislators have developed a plan to retaliate against the latest U.S. sanctions: transform Russia into a pirate state.
20:30, 13 April 2018
<p>First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee for CIS Affairs, Eurasian Integration and Relations with Compatriots Konstantin Zatulin has proposed to denounce the Treaty on Friendship, Cooperation and Partnership between Russia and Ukraine in regard to the recognition of the countries' borders, according to the Russian news agency RIA Novosti.</p>
18:20, 14 January 2018
<p>The State Duma of Russia has adopted an amendment in its third and final reading, which will allow the Ministry of Justice to label foreign media as foreign agents.</p>
15:40, 15 November 2017
<p>A person suspected of involvement in the murder of former State Duma member Denis Voronenkov has been detained and served with charges, according to Kyiv Prosecutor's Office.</p>
17:45, 16 June 2017
<p>Ukrainian Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko has announced that the man who assassinated ex-lawmaker from Russia's State Duma Denis Voronenkov in Kyiv on March 23 visited the Russian occupied city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine prior to the incident, according to Germany's Bild.</p>
13:36, 02 April 2017