Prystaiko: Work on Steinmeier formula to continue, there will be no federalizationThe foreign minister stressed that Donbas and Crimea are integral parts of a unitary Ukrainian state.
19:59, 10 December 2019
Zelensky, Steinmeier meet in Japan to discuss Donbas (Photo)The two leaders see the Normandy format as the key to stopping Russian aggression in the east of Ukraine.
10:26, 23 October 2019
Participants in "No Surrender" march in Kyiv voice demands to Zelensky (Photo)Activists held a "viche", or a popular meeting, at the Maidan in Kyiv and a rally outside the Presidential Office several blocks away.
20:40, 14 October 2019
Ukraine sees hope for "last chance" peace summit in mid-November – ReutersIf this doesn't work, Ukraine will resort to Plan B, the essence of which Prystaiko didn't disclose.
20:10, 14 October 2019
"Steinmeier formula" may lead to some progress toward full implementation of Minsk accords – MogheriniAccording to the official, it should be clear that the Minsk agreements remain central to reaching a lasting peaceful solution to the conflict in eastern Ukraine, to end the fighting and the suffering of so many people.
11:19, 10 October 2019
OSCE PA President Tsereteli expresses hope for positive developments in resolution of Ukraine conflictAccording to Tsereteli, the conflict will not be settled by military means.
20:51, 08 October 2019
NATO representative in Ukraine takes note of confirmation of 'Steinmeier formula' textVinnikov also said NATO was calling on Russia to "fully comply with its obligations."
19:09, 08 October 2019
Ukraine not to be able to abandon "Steinmeier formula" without consequences – MPAccording to Yaremenko, the wording in the law should reflect the essence of the agreed "Steinmeier formula," but does not have to be verbatim.
10:51, 07 October 2019
Russia names another condition for Normandy Four summitAccording to Lukashevich, now the "ball" is on the side of Kyiv since Ukraine "must implement the "Steinmeier formula" in the legislation.
22:08, 05 October 2019
Kremlin speaks about "Steinmeier formula," preparations for Normandy summitPeskov stressed Ukraine "has now confirmed" the consent given earlier by former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to the "Steinmeier formula."
14:14, 04 October 2019
U.S. calls on Russia to withdraw troops from Donbas to restore Ukraine's control over borderFree and fair elections require withdrawing Russian-led forces and illegal armed formations from Ukraine's territory.
20:54, 03 October 2019
UK welcomes steps towards peace in eastern UkraineThe FCO Minister for Europe calls on Russia to play its part to ensure an end to the conflict in Donbas.
10:21, 03 October 2019
Military expert: "DPR"/"LPR" threats to keep Ukraine border go against 'Steinmeier formula'The local elections in Donbas are possible after all the occupation forces have been withdrawn from Ukraine.
01:55, 03 October 2019
About 2,000 "No Surrender!" protesters gather outside President's Office in Kyiv (Photo, video)The rally started on Kyiv's Maidan Nezalezhnosti.
22:50, 02 October 2019
Nearly two-thirds of Ukrainians fail to assess "Steinmeier formula" – pollSome 23% spoke out against this idea, while 18% backed it.
15:53, 02 October 2019
Zelensky meets with parliamentary factions' leaders to agree on "Steinmeier formula" – MPThe president also took part in a meeting of the Servant of the People faction in parliament.
12:16, 02 October 2019
Zelensky on Ukraine's response to Sajdik's 'Steinmeier formula' letter: "Pending approval"The Russian media reported on October 1 that Ukraine's delegation had allegedly signed the "Steinmeier formula" at a TCG meeting in Minsk.
19:59, 01 October 2019
Steinmeier Formula to be agreed in writing at Minsk talks before Normandy Four summit – PrystaikoThe minister noted that the TCG at its previous meeting in Minsk on Sept 18 failed to agree on the conditions for local elections in the occupied parts of Donbas due to a "technical misunderstanding".
18:30, 20 September 2019
Ukraine in TCG: "Steinmeier formula" possible only following ceasefire, withdrawal of occupation forces, renewed control over borderAt the same time, the Ukrainian side has no fundamental objections to the essence of the formula on local elections.
23:10, 18 September 2019
Ukrainian, Russian presidents agreed to Steinmeier formula on Donbas settlement – FM PrystaikoThe top diplomat announced two conditions allowing for holding a Normandy Four summit.
21:10, 18 September 2019