Volker accuses Russia of worsening situation in Ukraine's Donbas Russia should end the fighting and implement Minsk agreements in Donbas, the official said.
11:40, 11 May 2019
Volker: Issues of minority rights should not hold hostage Ukraine-NATO relations The issue can be resolved bilaterally with Hungary, without hindering Ukraine-NATO ties, Volker believes.
20:50, 17 December 2018
Poroshenko submits to Verkhovna Rada bill on extension of Donbas special status The relevant bill is defined as urgent.
12:53, 03 October 2018
Volker names countries ready to send peacekeepers to Donbas The UN peacekeeping mission could include soldiers from Sweden, Finland, Austria, Belarus, Serbia and Turkey.
20:45, 24 September 2018
Volker: Even Russian-speaking residents say Donbas needs to be returned to Ukraine The diplomat says this completely contradicts the Kremlin's rhetoric.
22:55, 16 May 2018
U.S. envoy arrives in Donbas Volker wants to learn more about the humanitarian crisis in Donbas.
21:40, 14 May 2018
U.S. envoy Volker calls on Russia, its proxies to stop threatening OSCE monitors Armed men near the village of Kreminets on April 5 charged weapons in front of the OSCE SMM patrol and threatened monitors.
19:07, 07 April 2018
U.S. ready to help stop war in Donbas - Volker <p>The statement comes on the third anniversary of the signing of Minsk agreements.</p>
21:50, 13 February 2018
Volker meets Ukraine's Tymoshenko in Washington <p>The Batkivshchyna Party has also confirmed that the delegation led by its leader is on a working visit to the United States.</p>
10:20, 06 February 2018
Poltorak: Russia would always create problems, then play peacemaker <p>The more pressure countries and world leaders put on Russia, forcing it to fulfill international obligations, the higher the chances of avoiding open aggression against Ukraine.</p>
11:20, 05 February 2018
Volker tells of "very detailed" discussion with Surkov on peacekeepers in Donbas <p>The U.S. envoy says the number of peacekeepers potentially to be deployed was not on the agenda.</p>
23:10, 29 January 2018
Volker hands over to Surkov names of some Ukrainian hostages for swap <p>The U.S. envoy urged the Russian president’s aide to continue the prisoner exchange process.</p>
21:10, 29 January 2018
Surkov calls U.S. new proposal for deploying UN peacekeepers to Donbas doable <p>The main part there is a rather detailed plan of a step-by-step deployment of a mission along with the implementation of the Minsk agreements' political items, Surkov said.</p>
16:30, 27 January 2018
Kremlin on Volker-Surkov meeting: "Synchronizing watches" on "hung-up" conflict in Donbas <p>It is hardly possible to expect any results from the meeting, Putin's press secretary says.</p>
13:40, 26 January 2018
Volker: West must 'keep increasing the costs' for Russia – Atlantic Council <p>The U.S. envoy says it is already costing Moscow plenty to maintain much of the civil administration in Donbas.</p>
01:59, 26 January 2018
Volker: Putin could change his international image <p>U.S. envoy says Russia is seen as an aggressor in Europe, in the United States, and around the world.</p>
10:00, 25 January 2018
Volker says lack of political will in Moscow thwarting Ukraine peace – RFE/RL <p>According to the U.S. envoy, Ukraine’s new law on reintegrating its conflict-torn regions has "regularized" the country's military operation against Russia-backed forces, but doesn't change anything on the ground.</p>
09:00, 25 January 2018
Volker assures no negotiations with Russia about Ukraine without Ukraine <p>The U.S. special envoy is meeting with Russian presidential aide Vladislav Surkov in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, the day after tomorrow, January 26.</p>
17:59, 24 January 2018
Volker, Turchynov discuss Donbas reintegration law <p>U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker and Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council Oleksandr Turchynov have discussed the new legislation on special aspects of state policy to ensure Ukraine's state sovereignty in the temporarily occupied areas in Donetsk and Luhansk regions (the so-called Donbas reintegration bill).</p>
16:20, 24 January 2018
Russia "wants to fool everyone" by ceasing fire in Donbas during Volker's Ukraine visit – MFA <p>The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine says the Russian Federation is trying to fool everyone by ceasing fire in Donbas during the visit of U.S. State Department Special Representative Kurt Volker to Ukraine, according to press secretary of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry Mariana Betsa.</p>
12:00, 24 January 2018