Ukraine's Deputy PM explains why Friendship Treaty with Russia not terminated ahead of time The agreement is valid until March 31, 2019 inclusively.
12:48, 13 March 2019
Klimkin comments on Russia's list of Friendship Treaty "violations" Klimkin stressed all 12 pages stipulated that only Ukraine had allegedly systematically violated the treaty.
16:08, 12 March 2019
Russia sends note to Ukraine with list of Friendship Treaty "violations" Moscow has also criticized EU- and NATO-related amendments to Ukraine's Constitution.
12:19, 12 March 2019
Law on non-prolongation of Treaty of Friendship with Russia enters into force in Ukraine The Treaty will expire on April 1, 2019.
09:40, 12 December 2018
Poroshenko enacts law on termination of Ukraine-Russia friendship deal The move is the result of Russia's military aggression against Ukraine.
17:59, 10 December 2018
Ukraine parliament votes not to prolong Treaty of Friendship with Russia The relevant bill received support of 277 MPs, while 20 legislators voted against it.
14:30, 06 December 2018
Rada on Thursday to consider termination of Treaty of Friendship with Russia The lawmakers are also expected to vote on a set of national security and defense issues, including the draft law on the adjacent zone of Ukraine, as well as demining.
11:20, 06 December 2018
Poroshenko proposes terminating Treaty of Friendship with Russia from April 1, 2019 The bill submitted to Parliament states that the Treaty shall is terminated due to the continued Russian aggression against Ukraine.
18:40, 03 December 2018
Poroshenko submits to parliament bill on termination of Treaty of Friendship with Russia The text of the bill has not yet been made public.
14:17, 03 December 2018
Russia confirms receipt of Ukraine's note on non-extension of friendship treaty The Treaty on Friendship, Cooperation and Partnership between Ukraine and the Russian Federation was signed on May 31, 1997.
12:30, 25 September 2018
Ukraine officially notifies Russia of non-extension of Treaty of Friendship This treaty is fundamentally violated by Russia and therefore cannot be prolonged, Klimkin said.
13:14, 21 September 2018
Poroshenko's decree on non-extension of Treaty of Friendship with Russia officially published According to the document, it comes into force from the date of its publication.
13:48, 19 September 2018
Poroshenko signs decree on NSDC's decision to terminate Treaty of Friendship with Russia Russia will be informed by the note of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry until September 30 about Ukraine's desire to terminate the treaty.
13:37, 17 September 2018
Poroshenko to notify Russia of termination of friendship agreement by Sept 30 Poroshenko will hold consultations on the subject with parliamentarians.
21:59, 03 September 2018
Ukraine prepares documents for terminating Treaty of Friendship with Russia Russia has violated all the provisions of the treaty since its enactment.
19:58, 30 August 2018
Russia comments on possible termination of Treaty of Friendship with Ukraine According to Chairman of the Duma Committee on CIS Leonid Kalashnikov, the Treaty of Friendship between Ukraine and Russia is meaningless and there will not be "special consequences" after its termination.
12:03, 29 August 2018
Ukraine MFA: Russian-Ukrainian Friendship Treaty can't be prolonged Ukraine needs a new treaty with Russia to have legal tools for resolving disputes with that country.
13:55, 29 March 2018
No more "friendship" under treaty
09:00, 07 June 2017