"Happy Birthday, Frau Angela Merkel!": Zelensky greets German leader on her 66th birthday The president expressed gratitude to Merkel for the comprehensive support of Ukraine.
14:55, 17 July 2020
Merkel holds phone conversation with Putin The focus of the discussion was on the implementation of the Minsk agreements.
19:57, 15 July 2020
Merkel says new Russia sanctions not ruled out One of the possible pretexts for imposing new sanctions Merkel called Russian hackers' 2015 cyber-attack that targeted Bundestag, as well as computers in her own office.
19:10, 20 June 2020
Call with Merkel: Putin presses for "direct dialogue" between Ukraine and Russia's proxies The two officials agreed on further contacts.
02:20, 10 June 2020
Merkel supports reformatting Trilateral Contact Group on Donbas settlement The Ukrainian side reaffirmed its commitment to ultimate coordination with partners – Germany and France – on the peaceful settlement in Donbas.
18:00, 05 June 2020
Merkel speaks for keeping Russia sanctions in place Economic restrictions have been imposed over Russia's aggression against Ukraine.
09:00, 28 May 2020
MFA comments on Germany-Russia talks on Donbas without Ukraine's participation Ukraine had known in advance about Russian official's scheduled Berlin talks.
13:20, 14 May 2020
Ukrainian PM Shmyhal hopes to sign new memorandum with IMF by end of May The Ukrainian government expects the talks with the IMF will end before May 15.
21:59, 12 May 2020
Germany lifts coronavirus ban on religious services, opens up playgrounds: DW Merkel says reopening restaurants at this point will be "problematic."
20:55, 30 April 2020
RFE/RL: Germany says Ukraine talks to be held next week The so-called Normandy format meeting will be held via video link.
09:57, 23 April 2020
Video talks between Ukraine's PM and German Chancellor indefinitely postponed Merkel had urgent matters to address.
17:59, 20 April 2020
Ukraine to spend EUR 150 mln from Germany on fight against coronavirus President Zelensky had a phone call with Chancellor Merkel.
19:58, 31 March 2020
Merkel invites newly appointed Ukraine PM Shmyhal to Berlin The German Chancellor was among the world's first leaders who congratulated the Ukrainian premier on the appointment.
21:58, 06 March 2020
Zelensky, Merkel discuss implementation of agreements reached at Normandy summit The officials also discussed the issue of choosing three new sites for the disengagement of forces and weapons along the contact line in Donbas.
16:17, 11 February 2020
Zelensky: New prisoner swap lists being drafted Thanks to the negotiations in the Normandy format held in Paris, agreements were reached on the return of part of Ukrainians held in Russia, according to Zelensky.
21:10, 15 January 2020
At Minsk talks, Ukraine to promote additional measures toward full ceasefire in Donbas During a phone conversation with Merkel, Zelensky expressed concern over the enemy's failure to comply with the agreements to ensure sustainable ceasefire in eastern Ukraine.
19:10, 15 January 2020
Merkel says construction of Nord Stream 2 needs to be completed The statement comes following her meeting with Putin on Saturday.
21:40, 11 January 2020
Merkel to visit Russia at Putin's invitation The officials will discuss the escalation of tensions in the Middle East and the settlement of the situation in eastern Ukraine.
17:20, 06 January 2020
Trump calls on Merkel, Macron to put up more money to Ukraine Trump said NATO should also give money to Ukraine.
10:54, 02 January 2020