Lavrov says West should abandon "imperial policy," lift sanctions against Russia Russian official claims "Donetsk and Luhansk [Russian-occupied areas in Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk regions] are in conflict with Kyiv" in eastern Ukraine.
15:20, 27 November 2019
U.S. says Israeli settlements are no longer illegal – BBC Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the policy shift "rights a historical wrong," and called on other countries to do the same.
10:19, 19 November 2019
Gorbachev on current Russia-West relations: "Chilly, but still a war" Gorbachev also pointed to the dangers of nuclear weapons.
12:53, 05 November 2019
SIPRI expert: No reason for Western sanctions against Russia to be lifted The expert says he is sure the sanctions imposed by the West against Russia had a certain effect.
10:27, 04 November 2019
Top secret Russian unit seeks to destabilize Europe, security officials say – NYT This is a unit of the G.R.U. that has been active over the years across Europe.
00:32, 09 October 2019
Bloomberg: Ukraine's geopolitical importance is getting lost Don't let the Trump-Zelensky scandal undermine Western support for a needy nation on Russia's borders.
14:17, 07 October 2019
Estonian FM sees concessions to Russia as sign of West's powerlessness Reinsalu expressed hope that the EU wouldn't ease sanctions against Russia.
14:33, 16 September 2019
Zelensky on attempts to lift Russia sanctions: "You are losing money. We are losing people!" According to Zelensky, Western sanctions are a "powerful weapon."
13:40, 13 September 2019
Atlantic Council: The West needs to act fast to help Ukraine Åslund says the West must not raise concerns about the speed of reforms in vital areas and call for delays, as it has done in the past.
14:44, 22 August 2019
Reuters Exclusive: Western buyers freeze payments for contaminated oil in extended Russian outage Payment for millions of barrels of contaminated oil that have now been stuck for weeks in pipelines was due on May 15.
10:19, 22 May 2019
Washington Post: Enough Ukraine fatigue. The new president will need our help The West must stop acting as if it has no stake in the outcome and move quickly to help the newly elected president lead his compatriots toward a more democratic, sovereign and prosperous Ukraine.
14:32, 24 April 2019
Ukraine's friends wary ahead of unpredictable election Kyiv-based Western diplomats said all three left doubt over how effectively they would pass reform, tackle corruption and keep aid flowing.
20:15, 26 March 2019
The West must learn from Ukraine’s experience of dealing with Russian provocateurs – media Protecting the electoral system, the author believes, means not only ensuring the integrity of the voting process, but also keeping voters away from the influence of nefarious activities of hostile actors.
10:20, 08 February 2019
EU steps up pressure on Russia over Ukraine – media Ukrainian security chiefs fear that Russia could escalate fighting ahead of the Ukrainian elections in order to harm pro-Western candidates.
18:00, 31 January 2019
Europe needs Ukraine to win in geopolitical game – Rzeczpospolita Today, in Eastern Partnership countries, the greatest geopolitical clash of our time is under way.
18:40, 29 January 2019
Far too little recognition of Ukraine's great sacrifices that made U.S., West safer – media To reinforce a commitment to nonproliferation, Washington must do more for Ukraine, the experts say.
12:40, 23 January 2019
Polish diplomat has no illusions: Kremlin antagonizes Poland and Ukraine A lot of energy and money is being invested in this, according to the official.
10:00, 18 January 2019
Poroshenko: Putin "weaker than he would have the West believe" Poroshenko says Russia's objective is obvious: It wants to return to an era where property and land are seized by force.
13:05, 07 December 2018
Poroshenko stresses need not to let Russia "spill its aggression into Azov Sea" Poroshenko stressed Russia's attack in the Kerch Strait and the Black Sea on November 25 was not an isolated incident.
12:10, 07 December 2018