German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned Russia about the introduction of a new set of European sanctions in case it proceeds with air strikes in Syria.
16 cases of cease-fire violations by Russian hybrid forces were recorded from midnight till 6 p.m., Oct. 21.
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has declared that a decision on the ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement will be made before Nov. 1, 2016
OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) was unable to travel to disengagement areas near Petrivske and Bohdanivka as Ukrainian Armed Forces and “DPR” militants failed to guarantee SMM’s security.
UN human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein says the siege and bombing of eastern Aleppo in Syria constitute "crimes of historic proportions" that have caused heavy civilian casualties amounting to "war crimes".
Starting from 2017, Ukraine is going to stop paying the Russian Federation $200 million annually for the disposal of spent nuclear fuel from Ukrainian nuclear power plants as it now has its own storage facility.
The members of the Prosecutor General's Office (PGO) in conjunction with Security Service (SBU) and National Police of Ukraine are carrying out a special operation to collect evidence of crimes associated with supplies of cabling and wiring products of poor-quality to Ukrzaliznytsia.
The issue of holding elections in the occupied territories of the Donbas is still far from being resolved today.
Despite constant rumble and spurts of fire, Ukrainian military in Pisky village near the Donetsk airport say it is relatively calm at their direction.
Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov left for Mariupol sector due to a significant escalation of hostilities recorded primarily in this area of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in the past two weeks. He held a meeting with the ATO generalship there.
Russian terrorist Igor Girkin (also known as Strelkov) posted a survey on his VKontakte page to find out whether it is safe for him to criticize Putin.
President of the European Council Donald Tusk says Russia's strategy is to weaken the European Union, but its unity will be kept.
Ukraine will gain access to the uncontrolled section of its border with Russia on the second day after the local elections in the occupied part of the Donbas.
The Russian occupation forces fired upon the Ukrainian defenders’ positions 41 times over the past 24-hour period.
The alliance is going to raise the issue of illegal annexation of Crimea and insist on the full implementation of the Minsk agreements at the upcoming meeting of the NATO-Russia Council.
Russian President Vladimir Putin strongly disagrees with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on the issue of prisoner exchange.
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has expressed support for the Normandy format initiative to develop a set of rules to implement the Minsk agreements.
20 cases of cease-fire violations by Russian hybrid forces were recorded from midnight till 6 p.m., Oct. 20.
Draft law No. 5000 on the state budget of Ukraine for 2017 has passed the first reading in Ukraine's parliament.
The participants of the EU summit are going to call on Russia to extend the cease-fire in Syria to make possible the delivery of humanitarian aid.
Norwegian police have arrested a Russian citizen who’s been living in Tønsberg but fighting for pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko is optimistic about successful completion of the Ukraine-EU Association Agreement ratification.
The consideration of Ukraine's interstate claims against Russia, submitted to the European Court of Human Rights, is already underway, but the Kremlin is trying hard to delay the process.
Russia speaks out against the return of occupied Debaltseve under Ukraine’s control while ministers and aides will continue tackling this issue.
The Russian law enforcers searched homes of several Crimean Tatars in the city of Bakhchisarai in occupied Crimea on Thursday, Oct. 20, in the morning.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko must convince members of his faction to unanimously support the bill on special confiscation of assets derived from criminal activities of Yanukovych associates that will return $1.5 billion to Ukraine's budget.
The minister is certain that releasing recidivists under 'Savchenko law' (stipulating for counting one day in a pre-trial detention as two days of jail term) will lead to grave consequences.
Three Ukrainian military received injuries in the course of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) in the east of Ukraine on Oct. 19.
The Russian terrorist forces attacked positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine detachments in Luhansk direction four times over the past day. The active hostilities previously recorded at Popasna section of the forefront shifted in the vicinity of Stanytsia Luhanska.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine once again failed to include on its agenda the draft law No. 5142 on amendments to certain Ukrainian legal acts ensuring recovery of unjustified assets to the state.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that she did not rule out discussion of sanctions against Russia at the upcoming EU summit.
The Russian command will continue trying to capture position as close to Mariupol as possible. Consequently, the tension in Mariupol direction will keep being heat up.
Germany, France and the Russian Federation supported the idea to deploy the OSCE armed police mission in the militants-controlled part of the Donbas, including along the border with Russia.
In a joint letter, the leaders of three European Parliament groups called on President of the European Council Donald Tusk to raise the issue of stiffening sanctions against Russia.
The Russian occupation forces fired upon the Ukrainian defenders’ positions 30 times over the past day.
People's deputy of Ukraine Volodymyr Ariev says former high-ranking members of ex-President Yanukovych's Party of Regions are preparing an information attack on Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yurii Lutsenko.
The European Union can not afford to mess up yet another deal and update its list of foreign policy failures.
The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) together with the Prosecutor General's Office (PGO) has apprehended three persons who demanded money for helping in securing an acquittal.
Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko held a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday evening in Berlin.
Dozens of "blood-smeared" teddy bears were left outside the Reichstag building to remind Putin about atrocities in Syria prior to the Normandy Four meeting in Berlin.
Seven cases of cease-fire violations by Russian hybrid forces were recorded from midnight till 6 p.m., Oct. 19.
NatWest, part of the state-owned Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc, has terminated the banking facilities of Russia's propagandist TV station RT (Russia Today), including due to sanctions.
Ukrainian Seaman Dmytro Zakharov was killed as he was carrying out a combat mission in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone.