Buying EU passport not to help Russians evade sanctions over war against Ukraine – media A spike in Russian applications was seen after 2014 when the EU first began blacklisting Russians due to the Kremlin's invasion of Ukraine.
23:45, 21 September 2020
NSDC secretary reacts to Russia's military drills near Ukraine's borders Ukraine, in turn, will hold the Joint Efforts 2020 command and staff exercises on September 22-25.
15:40, 21 September 2020
Russia traps itself by signing Minsk agreements – Reznikov The official says the only way out of the situation is to involve a third party.
14:10, 21 September 2020
Zelensky's envoy explains why Russia mustering troops in Crimea Russia needs Crimea only as a military bridgehead in the Mediterranean basin.
12:15, 21 September 2020
Elections in occupied Donbas possible only after complete de-occupation – Yermak It is the Verkhovna Rada that will deal with changes to the resolution on local elections across Ukraine
16:48, 19 September 2020
Kuleba warns Russia against steps undermining Belarus sovereignty, destabilizing region Kuleba emphasized the importance of monitoring Belarus developments.
15:40, 18 September 2020
Negotiations on Donbas "extremely difficult" – Reznikov Vice PM has noted the importance of "team play."
14:50, 18 September 2020
FM Kuleba reminds Russia of its direct role in Donbas war The minister says it was Russia who seized Ukrainian industrial enterprises in 2017, having plundered them and withdrawing equipment from the Ukrainian territory.
12:45, 18 September 2020
European Parliament demands halt to Nord Stream 2 project over Navalny's poisoning The resolution was backed by 532 MEPs.
11:30, 18 September 2020
Ukraine plans to ban potato imports from Russia Ukraine in 2019 increased potato imports, mainly from Russia, by 43 times, to a record high 250,000 tonnes.
11:55, 17 September 2020
Lukashenko asks Putin for "some types of weapons" The Belarusian president had a meeting with Russia's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu on September 16.
11:30, 17 September 2020
Ukraine to receive about US$2 bln from Russian gas transit – Naftogaz CEO Gazprom is obliged to pay a fixed amount based on the "pump or pay" principle under the new gas transit deal.
14:25, 16 September 2020
Donbas update: Ukraine reports WIAs amid three ceasefire violations Sept 15 Since Wednesday midnight, Russian Federation's armed formations have opened fire once.
10:15, 16 September 2020
Navalny intends to return to Russia – media Navalny is fully aware of his condition, he's fully aware of what happened and he's fully aware of where he is.
13:50, 15 September 2020
No threat to visa-free travel with EU – FM Kuleba There will always be someone trying to hamper Ukraine's European integration efforts.
13:00, 15 September 2020
Russian paratroopers who fought against Ukraine deployed in Belarus for "joint exercises" – media It's the units with the 76th Airborne Assault Division of the Western Military District.
09:00, 15 September 2020
Putin, Lukashenko meet in Sochi, talks last over four hours Among the issues discussed was a joint response to emerging challenges.
22:59, 14 September 2020
Ukraine drastically cuts imports from Russia in seven years The Ukrainian banking sector is seeing a serious outflow of Russian capital.
21:59, 14 September 2020
Polish PM warns of threat posed by Nord Stream 2 The pipeline would make Europe dependent on Russian gas supplies and give the Russian oligarchs a substantial injection of funds, the official believes.
16:05, 14 September 2020