President Petro Poroshenko has signed secret agreements, according to which Ukraine implements political commitments without the safety component, claims Tymoshenko.
The law on special procedure of local self-government in separate districts of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions will come into force immediately after free and fair OSCE-recognized elections are held in the terrorist-held areas.
With its decision to change the status of the occupied Crimean peninsula, the Russian Federation clearly showed the place and role of Crimea in the Russian history.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has decided to instruct the relevant ministries and agencies to develop a separate procedure for granting volunteer soldiers the status of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) participant at the initiative of Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine Volodymyr Omelian today, July 6.
Granting the Donbas with a special status should be put to an all-Ukrainian referendum. It is not for two parliamentary factions to decide on such matters.
More than 149,500 Ukrainian soldiers were given the combatant status since the beginning of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO).
120,767 members of the Armed Forces of Ukraine have been granted the status of war veteran since the beginning of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) in the eastern Ukraine.
Over the past week, the Ministry of Defense and the Armed Forces of Ukraine combatant status commissions granted the status to 2,009 Ukrainian servicemen - ATO participants.
Over the past week, commissions of the Ministry of Defense and the Armed Forces of Ukraine on addressing issues of granting the status of participants in combat activities granted the status in question to 1,243 soldiers and officers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine who participated in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO).
The president Poroshenko signed the law on amendments to the law of Ukraine on housing and communal services aimed at appropriate social and economic protection of the ATO participants and their families.
Draft amendments to Constitution in terms of decentralization do not stipulate for Donbas special status.
The Donbas can get more powers only on par with other regions of Ukraine within the process of power decentralization.
The first battalion task force of the 93rd mechanized brigade is deployed in Pisky, at the forefront. Over five months of continuous fighting without rotation in Donetsk airport. 40 soldiers of the first battalion were killed in battle with the enemy over this time. 200 were wounded. Not a single fighter has been granted an order, medal, or commendation. Not a single warrior has been recognized as a combatant.
The majority of Ukrainians (53%) support the country's accession to NATO, 22% are against, and 25% have no opinion on the matter.
The Ukrainian government has notified the representatives of the Alliance during the NATO-Ukraine meeting that Kyiv denies non-alignment policy.
A bill to abolish the special status of the individual regions of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions has been submitted in the Verkhovna Rada.
Pro-Russian terrorists in the Donbas who consider themselves the "power" deliberately destroyed the chances for peace in the region.