Home Tags Ukraine

Tag: Ukraine


Germany, France and Ukraine to discuss conflict in Donbass

(dpa) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky are meeting online to discuss the worsening situation in...

Ukraine ponders nuclear arms if NATO membership not forthcoming

(dpa) - Ukraine is considering arming itself with nuclear weapons should the eastern European country not become a member of NATO, its ambassador to...

G7 concerned by Russian troop build-up on border with Ukraine

The G7 nations on Monday said they were deeply concerned about the build-up of Russian troops on the border with Ukraine and the...
ultralight plane crash

18 people killed in military plane crash in eastern Ukraine

Eighteen people were killed and two seriously injured in the crash of an An-26 military plane in Kharkiv region in Ukraine, the press service...

US Open results

Following are the results from opening day of US Open tennis championship in New York on Monday (prefix number denotes seeding): Men's...
U.S. President Donald Trump

On most foreign policy issues, Trump and Biden vary widely

An arms-extortion scandal with Ukraine; a crash-and-burn peace plan for Israel and the Palestinians; insults to allies while cozying up to adversaries -...
BRUSSELS, March 18, 2020 (Xinhua) -- European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen (1st L) and European Council President Charles Michel (C) attend a press conference after a video conference in Brussels, Belgium, March 17, 2020. The heads of state and government of the European Union (EU) agreed during the video conference on Tuesday to endorse a temporary restriction on travels to the EU territory amid coronavirus concerns. (European Union/Handout via Xinhua)

European Commission to ease trade rules with Pan-Euro-Mediterranean countries

The European Commission on Monday adopted a series of proposals to make rules of origin in trade agreements with 20 partners of the European...

Ukraine receives assistance from 30 countries during COVID-19 pandemic

During the coronavirus pandemic, Ukraine has received humanitarian aid from 30 countries and nine international organizations, Ukrainian First Deputy Foreign Minister Emine Dzheppar said...
Russia Wagner

Russia’s Wagner paramilitary group implicated in Ukraine, Syria

Russia is alleged to use a secretive paramilitary group known as Wagner to represent Russian national interests in conflict zones, particularly in Ukraine and...

Russia’s policy toward Ukraine remains unchanged

Russia's policy toward Ukraine remains unchanged after Volodymyr Zelensky replaced Petro Poroshenko as the new president of Ukraine last year, the Kremlin said Wednesday. ...
H7N9 avian flu

Flu outbreak in Ukraine takes 26 lives

The flu and acute respiratory viral infections have claimed 26 lives, the Ukrainian Center for Public Health reported on Tuesday. On their...
BRICS cooperation

BRICS’ response to conflict cooperative – Malte Brosig

BRICS response to armed conflicts have bee cooperative and based on consensus and multilateralism, said a South African academic on Tuesday. Malte...

Dr Ato Duncan to raise Ghana’s flag high as he readies to discover HIV...

The Executive President of the Centre of Awareness Global Peace Mission, Prof. Samuel Ato Duncan is set to raise the flag of Ghana high...

HIV/AIDS Cure Could Come from Ghana – Dr Duncan

There is a high possibility of finding a cure for HIV/AIDS from within Ghana. “I am of strong hope that we can find a cure...

Ukraine, Russia agree to peace talks after 5 years of border conflict

After five years of fighting that's killed more than 10,000 people in eastern Ukraine, the government in Kiev has agreed to stage elections in...

Dr Ato Duncan grabs Honorary Professorial Degree

The good works of Dr. Samuel Ato Duncan, the President of the Awareness Global Peace Mission has attracted the attention of higher learning institution...
Forces of the UN Peacekeeping mission in Mali receive their blue berets in Bamako. Photo: MINUSMA/Blagoje Grujic

Ukraine to contribute troops to UN Peacekeeping Mission in Mali

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday signed a decree to send officers from the Ukrainian Armed Forces to participate in the United Nations (UN)...

If Countries Act Now, Children Born Today Could Be Healthier, Wealthier, More Productive

New World Bank research released today gives policymakers compelling evidence that delivering better outcomes in children’s health and learning can significantly boost the incomes...

Ukraine adopts new policy on migration management

The Government of Ukraine adopted a new State Migration Strategy Wednesday (12 July), which will inform national migration policy for the next eight years. The...

Ukraine may lose almost third of fruit harvest due to cold snap

Ukraine's horticulture farmers may lose at least 29 percent of this year's harvest as the recent cold snap has caused damage to the blossoms,...
Emmanuel Macron

Terrorism, Ukraine and Syria conflicts at heart of Macron, Putin meeting

French President Emmanuel Macron met Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Versailles, wherein they discussed the fight against terrorism, as well as the...
Presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko

Ukraine urges new sanctions on Russia over rebel documents recognition

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday has called on the European Union (EU) to consider fresh sanctions against Russia over Moscow's decision to recognize...
referendum vote

Ukraine unlikely to hold referendum on NATO membership soon – Experts

Ukrainian experts see no prerequisites for holding a referendum on the country's accession to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in the near future,...
AFP/File / Fred Dufour China's industrial output rose 6.0% year-on-year in April, down from a 6.8% jump in March

Ukraine’s industrial production sees recovery in 2016

Ukraine's industrial production has recovered from the four-year-long crisis, growing by 2.4 percent in 2016, local media reported Wednesday, citing data from the State...

Ukraine to get US$60 million aid from ICRC in 2017

Ukraine will get the humanitarian aid worth 60 million U.S. dollars from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) this year, the Ukrainian...

Nigeria to strengthen military ties with Ukraine

The West African country's Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin disclosed this when he hosted Ambassador of Ukraine to Nigeria, Valerii Aleksandruk,...
work permit

Ukraine, Albania adopt visa-free policy

Ukraine and Albania on Friday adopted a mutual visa-free policy to boost their economic cooperation and tourism, Ukrainian authorities said. The agreement on lifting the...

Shevchenko is the football manager of Ukraine’s national team

The 39-year-old, who won 111 caps, replaces Mykhaylo Fomenko, whose four-year spell ended with elimination at the group stage of Euro 2016. Shevchenko was his...
AFP / Anatolii Stepanov Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, freed from jail in Russia as part of a prisoner exchange, arrives at Kiev's Boryspil airport on May 25, 2016

Ukraine And Russia Swap Prisoners

The 35-year-old army helicopter pilot flew home as part of a carefully choreographed exchange with Moscow, with two alleged Russian soldiers leaving Ukraine earlier...
Eurovision Song Contest Winner-Jamala

Eurovision Song Contest: Jamala Makes Ukraine Proud

Ukrainian singer Jamala won the 61st edition of annual Eurovision Song Contest here on Saturday night, beating other 26 singers in the international music...