|Yesterday 23:40||Kremlin: Putin, Ukraine leader meet unannounced; Kiev denies ( ABC News )|
The Kremlin's spokesman says contacts between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukraine's leader have taken place outside the public eye, but Kiev denies any meetings were held. Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov did not specify on Sunday how many contacts the Russian president has had with ...
|Yesterday 23:00||'Of course Putin gets nervous, he is human' â Press Secretary Peskov ( RT )|
During the last conference, Putin was asked by a Kiev journalist if Russian soldiers were killing Ukrainians in Donbass. As the heckles rose in the room filled predominantly with Russians, Putin silenced the hall, and handed the journalist a crash course on the origins of the conflict in eastern Ukraine.
|Yesterday 21:05||Fire damages another historical building in central Kyiv ( Kyiv Post )|
A fire in central Kyiv raised questions about the preservation of decaying historical buildings scattered around the city center. A fire broke out at 7:40 pm on Jan. 20 on the fifth floor of a historical building on 12-14 Bohdana Khmelnytskoho St. The State Service for Emergency Situations of Ukraine said ...
|Yesterday 13:50||Ukrainian President Poroshenko to Meet with Trump in Davos ( Prensa Latina )|
Kiev, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) Ukrainian President Piotro Poroshenko will meet with his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, in the framework of the Davos Economic Forum, Foreign Minister Pavel Klimkin informed. Both leaders will meet as heads of state in private, said Klimkin, when referring to the possible ...
|01/20/2018 23:55||Ukrainian President Poroshenko to Meet with Trump in Davos ( Prensa Latina )|
20 de enero de 2018, 08:33Kiev, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) Ukrainian President Piotro Poroshenko will meet with his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, in the framework of the Davos Economic Forum, Foreign Minister Pavel Klimkin informed. Both leaders will meet as heads of state in private, said Klimkin, ...
|01/20/2018 18:40||Experts say appointment of NBU head may strengthen Ukraine's positions in talks with IMF ( Kyiv Post )|
The appointment of a new governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) may strengthen Ukraine's positions in talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), investment experts have said. âSuch a decision will put an end to current uncertainty regarding the candidacy of the head of the central bank ...
|01/20/2018 17:45||Attempted attack rocks Ukrainian embassy in Athens ( UNIAN )|
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko during a Kyiv meeting with Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia Irakli Kobakhidze on Friday, Jan 19, proposed that Tbilisi includes the issues of the Russian occupation of South Ossetia and Abkhazia in the mechanism of upgrading sanctions against Russia, the ...
|01/20/2018 16:50||'Petro Incognito': Poroshenko's secret holidays ( Kyiv Post )|
Editor's note: This investigation was published in Ukrainian by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty's investigative unit Skhemy on Jan. 18 and translated into English by the Kyiv Post.Ă. Like any billionaire, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko can afford to vacation in any country in the world. And like ...
|01/20/2018 16:50||Yanukovych's ex-security guards say they know nothing about threats to ex-president's life ( Kyiv Post )|
(FILES) Deposed Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych looks down at his glasses before signing an agreement in Kyiv on Feb. ... about any threats to his life in the winter of 2013-2014 during EuroMaidanĂ Revolution, as well as during the last days of his stay in Ukraine before he left for Russia.
|01/20/2018 16:00||Today is Epiphany, another reason for Putin to take his shirt off ( The Mercury News )|
Kiev, Ukraine: Orthodox believers gather to swim in the icy water on Epiphany at a hole in the form of Orthodox Cross in Dnipro river. (AP Photo/Evgeniy Maloletka). Kiev, Ukraine. (AP Photo/Evgeniy Maloletka). Kiev, Ukraine. (AP Photo/Evgeniy Maloletka). Kiev, Ukraine. (AP Photo/Evgeniy Maloletka).
|01/20/2018 09:05||DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to Mar 22 ( Reuters Africa )|
THURSDAY, JANUARY 25 KUALA LUMPUR - Central Bank of Malaysia announces interest rate decision. ANKARA - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey releases minutes of its January monetary policy committee meeting. KIEV - National Bank of Ukraine holds monetary policy meeting.
|01/20/2018 03:40||OSCE PA President stresses support for Ukraine, urges ceasefire as critical step to save lives ( Reliefweb )|
KYIV, 19 January 2018 â Concluding a two-day visit to Kyiv today, the President of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, George Tsereteli (MP, Georgia) reiterated the steadfast support of the Parliamentary Assembly for Ukraine's territorial integrity, within its internationally-recognized borders, and ...
|01/20/2018 01:45||Russia not responsible for situation in Donbass â Kremlin ( TASS )|
The Ukrainian parliament on January 18 voted into law Poroshenko's bill on the aspects of Ukraine's policy towards the Donetsk and Lugansk regions (Donbass reintegration law). In this document the areas beyond Kiev's control are described as "temporarily occupied territories" and Russia's policy, ...
|01/19/2018 19:00||Nayyem: Donbas bill entitles president to use troops without Rada's control ( Kyiv Post )|
The legislation on Donbas passed by the Ukrainian Verkhovna Rada on January 18 entitles the president to decide on the use of the armed forces ... to and from the territories not controlled by Kyiv, âbut these rules can be absolutely ignored by the commander of the combined forces,â Nayyem said.
|01/19/2018 16:45||Kyiv swaps lists of detained persons with Donetsk, Luhansk ( Kyiv Post )|
The representatives of Ukraine and the areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions uncontrolled by the government in Kyiv have exchanged their lists of detainees, Darka Olifer, the press secretary of Ukraine's second president and representative to the Trilateral Contact Group, Leonid Kuchma, said on Jan.
|01/19/2018 16:45||DIARY-Political and General News Events from Jan 18 ( Reuters Africa )|
LONDON - French President Emmanuel Macron visits London for the British-French summit. KIEV/RIGA - Governor General of Canada Julie Payette will visit Ukraine and Latvia (to Jan. 19). WASHINGTON - Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev to pay an official visit to the United States (Final Day).
|01/19/2018 05:00||Ukraine crisis: Kiev defines Russia as 'aggressor' state (Kyiv Post)|
Russian Foreign Ministry: Ukraine's Donbas bill essentially a preparation for new war - Kyiv Post
|01/19/2018 03:05||Ukraine adopts new privatization law to woo investors ( Xinhua )|
KIEV, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- The Ukrainian parliament on Thursday approved a new law on privatization of the state property in an attempt to attract more investors, including those from abroad, authorities said. "The legislation would help to expand the circle of potential investors since it substantially ...
|01/19/2018 03:05||World Bank Welcomes Ukraine President's Comments on Corruption Law (Xinhua)|
Ukrainian president, Canadian governor general meet on cooperation - Xinhua
|01/18/2018 23:40||UPDATE 1-Ukraine president nominates central bank's Smoliy to be governor full-time ( Reuters )|
KIEV, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has nominated acting central bank chief Yakiv Smoliy to be governor on a permanent ... But his delay in putting forward a candidate following the resignation of the former governor in May has caused concern to Ukraine's backers including ...