Turkey's support to Ukraine's territorial integrity remains unchanged
Дата: 18.01.2017 17:05
Turkey has consistently supported the territorial integrity of Ukraine and sees no threat in the intensification of the Russian-Turkish relations, Ukraine's ambassador to Turkey Andriy Sybiha has said.
Almost 170,000 Ukrainians receive Russian citizenship, 350 get refugee status in Russia
Дата: 18.01.2017 15:15
Nearly 170,000 citizens of Ukraine received Russian citizenship, while about 350 Ukrainians got refugee status in Russia since 2014, according to Iryna Gerashchenko, first deputy parliament speaker and Ukraine's representative in the humanitarian subgroup of the trilateral contact group on settling the eastern Ukraine conflict.
Ukraine demands Russia permit activities of Crimean Tatar Mejlis
Дата: 18.01.2017 11:20
Ukraine wants Russia to stop the persecution of Crimean Tatars and to restore the activity of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people as part of its lawsuit with the International Court of Justice in The Hague (Netherlands) against Russia over acts of terrorism, and discrimination in the course of its illegal aggression against Ukraine.
Ukraine demands Russia end support for separatists in UN lawsuit
Дата: 17.01.2017 11:20
Ukraine filed a lawsuit at the United Nations' highest court demanding that Russia immediately halt its support for pro-Moscow separatists fighting in eastern Ukraine.
Russia's modern air defence missile system on combat duty in Crimea – media
Дата: 13.01.2017 13:40
A regiment armed with Triumf advanced antiaircraft missile systems is to assume combat duty in Russia-occupied Crimea on January 14, according to Russian news agency TASS.
Activist of Ukrainian Cultural Centre detained in Crimea
Дата: 12.01.2017 13:20
Andriy Vynohradov, the activist of the Crimea-based Ukrainian Cultural Centre, has been detained on Thursday. Head of the Ukrainian Cultural Centre Leonid Kuzmin reported on his Facebook page.
Foreign Ministry, SBU agree an initiative to ban Le Pen from entering Ukraine
Дата: 05.01.2017 11:15
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has received a letter from the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) with a request to agree an initiative for imposing a ban on entering the territory of Ukraine for far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, according to Olena Vashchenko, the Deputy Head of Foreign Ministry’s information policy department.
Foreign Ministry outraged by Le Pen’s statement on Crimea
Дата: 04.01.2017 13:40
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry is outraged by the statement made by Marine Le Pen, the National Front's presidential candidate, that the annexation of Crimea was not illegal. This has been said in a statement by the Foreign Ministry on Facebook.
French far-right presidential contender says Crimean annexation legitimate
Дата: 04.01.2017 12:30
France's far-right leader and presidential candidate Marine Le Pen said on January 3 that Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimea in 2014 was "not illegal."
Sanctions imposed on Russia due to occupation of Crimea should remain in force until peninsula de-occupied – Klimkin
Дата: 04.01.2017 12:10
The sanctions imposed on Russia by the European Union due to occupation of Crimea should remain in force until the peninsula is de-occupied, Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin said at a joint briefing with President of the OSCE Sebastian Kurtz in Mariupol, Ukrinform reports.
EU leaders already reach consensus on extension of sanctions against Russia – Grybauskaite
Дата: 15.12.2016 16:35
The European Union leaders have already reached a consensus on the extension of economic sanctions against Russia for six months in response to Russia's aggression against Ukraine. President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite said this before the European Council meeting in Brussels on Thursday, Ukrinform reports.
UN adopts resolution on human rights violations in Crimea
Дата: 16.11.2016 11:15
UN Member States adopted the resolution on the human rights situation in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol (Ukraine) at the meeting of the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly. The document was supported by 73 countries, Ukrinform reports.
Almost 1.7 million IDPs, including 236,000 children, registered in Ukraine
Дата: 13.10.2016 10:30
As of October 2016, the number of internally displaced persons in Ukraine has reached almost 1.7 million, including 236,000 children, Deputy Social Policy Minister Serhiy Ustymenko said during parliamentary hearings on children rights in Ukraine, Ukrinform reports.
Ukrainian delegation at OSCE calls not to recognize results of elections to Russia’s State Duma
Дата: 05.10.2016 15:45
Ukraine strongly condemns the conduct of elections to the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the seventh convocation on September 18, 2016 on the territory of the temporarily occupied Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol, which constitute an integral part of the sovereign territory of Ukraine within its internationally recognized borders.
Leader of Crimean Tatar Mejlis confirms plans to go to ECHR
Дата: 30.09.2016 16:40
The Russian Supreme Court's decision banning the work of the Crimean Tatar Mejlis will be contested in the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), Refat Chubarov, the chairman of the Mejlis and the Ukrainian parliamentarian from the Bloc of Petro Poroshenko faction, has said.