Kyiv agrees to integrate "Steinmeier formula" into law on Donbas special status – Ukraine delegate to TCG Negotiations are underway on the clauses that should be amended so that the law could work from a legal perspective.
14:00, 18 September 2020
Zelensky's Office announces development of new bill on Donbas with 'Steinmeier formula' The document will be discussed with Ukrainians from the Russia-occupied territories in Ukraine's east.
15:55, 17 June 2020
Prystaiko: Work on Steinmeier formula to continue, there will be no federalization The foreign minister stressed that Donbas and Crimea are integral parts of a unitary Ukrainian state.
19:59, 10 December 2019
Zelensky comments on complexity of "border" issue in Donbas settlement talks He called it Ukraine's hardest loss in Minsk talks.
10:20, 10 December 2019
Law on special status of Donbas to be extended for another 12 months – Zelensky The "Steinmeier formula" will not be enshrined in the current edition, the head of state said.
09:00, 10 December 2019
Sentsov suggests Ukraine should restore nuclear arsenal Sentsov says own nuclear weapons are the best alternative to the so-called "Steinmeier formula."
16:40, 26 November 2019
OSCE's Sajdik: "Steinmeier formula" discussed in Minsk on Nov 12 In this context, the modalities of local elections in the certain areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine were duly considered, Sajdik said.
12:40, 13 November 2019
Zelensky's Office chief: Steinmeier formula "designed" for Russian media space Russians are "very hostile toward Ukraine" because of the Russian media, Bohdan stresses.
13:10, 29 October 2019
No discussion of bill on special status of Donbas before Normandy Four talks – Rada speaker All legislative initiatives on the issue will be put forward for a wide public discussion, the Parliament speaker assured.
21:50, 25 October 2019
MP from Ukraine's ruling party under strong criticism over participation in Russian TV show The deputy could even face expulsion from the faction as he had been recommended not to provide any comments to a Russian propaganda outlet.
23:50, 23 October 2019
Zelensky names condition for holding Normandy Four summit Among other things, the Normandy Four will discuss the law on the special status of Donbas.
22:30, 23 October 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
Germany urges parties in Donbas war to disengage to implement "Steinmeier formula" The country's top diplomat has called for the warring sides to observe an earlier agreed ceasefire.
23:50, 22 October 2019
Zelensky: Talking about "Steinmeier formula" implementation premature Zelensky says the formula will be implemented in the new law on the "special status" of Donbas if the parties during the Normandy Four summit agree on a further action plan for peaceful settlement in Donbas.
15:15, 16 October 2019
French Foreign Minister says Ukraine now has chance to settle Donbas conflict Such a "chance" might not appear again, and Ukraine should take advantage of it, Jean-Yves Le Drian said.
12:20, 15 October 2019