Ukraine's SBU bans Savchenko from visiting Donbas for election campaigning – Tuka Savchenko is running for the Verkhovna Rada in single-mandate district No. 51 in Donetsk region.
22:30, 12 July 2019
Ukraine official tells about situation in Stanytsia Luhanska following disengagement The Ukrainian side has already dismantled fortified positions, unlike the enemy.
14:00, 04 July 2019
Ukraine's deputy minister for occupied areas says "some candidates" preparing mass protests The presidential elections in Ukraine are scheduled for March 31.
11:20, 25 February 2019
Ukraine's deputy minister for occupied areas comments on new Donbas settlement plan Tuka said the plan is acceptable, but open to question.
13:58, 29 January 2019
Ukraine to use in claims against Russia testimonies of ship captains about inspections in Sea of Azov Such inspections by Russian coast guards are illegal, the deputy minister claims.
09:40, 01 November 2018
Ukraine's deputy minister for occupied areas reveals Russia's plans for "LPR/DPR" Russia is now working on a scenario to replace the "leaders" of the so-called "LPR/DPR" so that they can be integrated into Ukraine on Moscow's terms, Tuka said.
13:18, 25 October 2018
“Painful processes” cannot be avoided: Ukraine official on ukrainianizing Donbas George Tuka believes that Ukraine will need eventually need to set up dialogue with those living in the temporarily occupied areas.
23:30, 08 October 2018
Ukraine's deputy minister for occupied areas concerned over militarization in Crimea According to the official, Ukraine has real evidence of Crimea's militarization in recent years.
11:44, 08 October 2018
Ukraine official explains why Russia doesn't seek accession of "DPR"/"LPR" Russia doesn't need the devastated and destroyed Donbas, the deputy minister believes.
11:50, 05 October 2018
Putin "schizophrenic and maniac": Ukraine official warns citizens to be prepared for any scenario Tuka pointed at the Russian president's unpredictability.
09:00, 09 August 2018
"Who says Putin is forever?": Deputy Minister Tuka on chances of getting reparations from Russia The official believes Russia will be resisting in every way possible, both during trials and once an awaited ruling is handed down obliging Moscow to compensate for damage inflicted by the occupation.
09:00, 08 August 2018
UA official on "direct talks" on Donbas: Putin willing to repeat Transnistria scenario in Ukraine According to the deputy minister, Moscow will take a "step aside" in the next minute after the start of "direct talks".
11:20, 31 May 2018
Ukraine's deputy minister for occupied areas: Peace in Donbas may require decades A lasting peace is a broader notion than a ceasefire.
13:28, 24 April 2018
Tuka comments on interior minister's plan for Donbas de-occupation Avakov earlier said he had a plan for the return of the occupied Donbas to Ukraine he called "tactic of small steps, which everyone applauds."
14:00, 18 April 2018
Ukraine's Deputy minister says 1,500 Russia's servicemen who annexed Crimea identified The official noted thorough efforts of citizens collecting evidence of Russia's regular army presence in Ukraine.
16:20, 03 April 2018
Tuka: Another prisoner swap in Donbas may take place in Feb <p>Deputy Minister for the Occupied Territories and IDPs, as well as former Head of the Luhansk Military Civil Administration George Tuka hopes the next round of the release of Ukrainian hostages in Donbas will be held in February, according to NewsOne TV channel.</p>
19:16, 20 January 2018
Ukraine's deputy minister for occupied territories hopes for next hostage swap within two months Ukrainian Deputy Minister for Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons George Tuka hopes that the next stage of the swap of Ukrainians held captive in occupied Donbas will take pace in January or February 2018, according to TV Channel 112 Ukraine.
16:48, 03 January 2018
Tuka explains why Ukraine failed to hold on to Crimea Deputy Minister for the Occupied Territories and IDPs, as well as former Head of the Luhansk Military Civil Administration George Tuka has said that Ukraine could not retain control over Crimea at the beginning of Russian aggression in 2014 but it had to fight for it anyway.
13:40, 11 December 2017
Deputy Minister: "I consider enemies those calling to let go of Donbas <p>Deputy Minister for the Occupied Territories and IDPs of Ukraine, former Head of the Luhansk Military Civil Administration George Tuka has expressed disapproval of the idea to "let go of Donbas, build a wall, and live our own life."</p>
12:20, 11 December 2017
Ukraine official casts doubt on one of main versions of Amina Okueva's murder <p>Ukraine’s Deputy Minister for temporary occupied territories and internally displaced persons George Tuka said that the murder of Amina Okueva and the earlier explosion near the Espresso TV channel HQ in Kyiv, which killed two people and injured MP deputy Ihor Mosiychuk, should not be considered as the work of some Russian special services.</p>
23:10, 20 November 2017