Vice PM says it's OSCE who invites Donbas separatists to Minsk talks Deputy chief of Ukraine delegation to the TCG stands against the participation of Russian-controlled militants in settlement negotiations.
22:45, 21 May 2020
Ukraine's CEC enables IDPs to vote in local elections at place of actual residence Local polls to elect members of village, town, city, district and regional councils are scheduled for October 25.
16:40, 18 May 2020
Ukraine inviting IDPs to Minsk talks – Zelensky's Office chief This will create parity with Russia as it was only Moscow who had been inviting representatives of the occupied Donbas to partake in TCG meetings.
21:20, 07 May 2020
New count says almost 1.5 mln IDPs registered in Ukraine The report doesn't show stats on financial support the government has provided to the affected citizens.
20:50, 10 February 2020
Russia reacts to Ukraine's conditions for elections in Donbas During the negotiations in Minsk, Ukraine put forward a new condition for holding the elections in Donbas, namely the return of IDPs and their participation in the vote.
14:40, 17 January 2020
Government earmarks US$1.7 mln to compensate for destroyed Donbas homes – official A total of 1.433 million IDPs from Donbas and Russian-annexed Crimea are registered in Ukraine.
12:20, 10 January 2020
Zelensky: I don't negotiate with illegal "government" in occupied Donbas It would be much "fairer" to have people displaced by conflict, rather than militants, join the talks.
09:40, 10 December 2019
Ukraine not to talk with Russian-led forces, IDPs should be involved in TCG – Zelensky Zelensky says the Trilateral Contact Group should have representatives of Donbas who moved to Kyiv or other cities.
12:13, 07 December 2019
UN calls Donbas war world's "oldest" crisis UN says over 560,000 elderly lost access to their pensions due to bureaucratic hurdles.
12:20, 14 November 2019
Germany to allocate EUR 1 mln for UN humanitarian projects in Ukraine in 2019 The funds are aimed to help residents of war-torn Donbas.
21:45, 03 September 2019
Zelensky promises liberalization of rules for issuing permits for IDPs to visit Crimea The president says that the Ukrainian authorities understand how important it is for displaced persons to visit their relatives in Crimea.
18:55, 07 August 2019
Ukraine's Social Policy Ministry: Number of IDPs from Donbas, Crimea over 1.39 mln people The amount of state aid paid to IDPs has not been reported.
14:56, 05 August 2019
IDP Ministry on Zelensky's idea of issuing passports to ethnic Ukrainians: Risks need to be assessed Zelensky instructed Ukraine's Foreign Ministry to elaborate a simplified procedure for certain groups to attain Ukrainian citizenship.
23:57, 18 July 2019
Ukraine's Social Policy Ministry: Number of IDPs from Donbas, Crimea almost 1.39 mln people The amount of state aid paid to IDPs has not been reported.
20:55, 24 June 2019
Russian proxy forces in Donbas "officially" seize homes of Ukrainians who fled from war Many locals who moved out of the occupied territories never return to challenge "court" decisions in fear of prosecution.
10:40, 13 May 2019
Over 30% of IDPs have no intention to return to Donbas after war ends – IOM According to the organization, 69% of internally displaced persons have been staying in their current place of residence for over three years.
22:00, 09 April 2019
Russia planning to disrupt elections in Ukraine – OSINT group One of the options on the table is claiming that election officials are "not allowing people to vote after they present their IDP IDs." The focus will be on regions bordering with the occupied territories, the central part of Ukraine, and the City of Kyiv.
11:20, 04 March 2019
Three EU states allocate $14 bln in aid for Donbas The funds are aimed to help the population affected by hostilities.
16:40, 09 February 2019
Ministry names number of IDPs from Donbas, Crimea The report did not show how many of the internally displaced persons were registered with the social protection offices and how much state assistance they had received.
23:40, 02 January 2019