Crossfire between Ukrainian troops and separatist despite the ceasefire

The pro-Russian separatists have challenged the ceasefire in force once again launching this Thursday a mortar attack on Shyrokine, a village near the city of Mariupol as confirmed by local military sources. The offense has occurred minutes after the phone conversation the...

Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists suspended round of peace negotiations

The third round of negotiations between Kiev and pro-Russian separatists was canceled this Friday before even hold its second meeting scheduled for Friday in Minsk. After holding a meeting two days ago with virtually no breakthroughs in favor of peace, dialogue has become thwart...

Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists resume peace talks

The Government of Ukraine and the pro-Russian separatists in east of the country on Wednesday resumed peace talks in Minsk, Belarus capital, which lasted more than five hours. The meeting was attended by Ukrainian speakers, rebels, representatives of the Organization for Security...

Russia: The United States should not give arms to the Ukrainian forces

Russia warned on Thursday that the United States not to deliver weapons to the Ukrainian forces fighting against pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, hours before the US Vice President Joe Biden arrived to Kiev. “It would be a direct violation of the agreements, even...

Fighting in eastern Ukraine between the local army and pro-Russians reactivated

The combats continued this Thursday in eastern Ukraine after the government announced yesterday that it was preparing to fight a concentration of Russian and separatist troops in that site, the NATO confirmed. During the clashes it has been reported that four Ukrainian soldiers...

Entry of Russian weapons in Ukraine worries Poroshenko and the US

The President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, and US Vice President Joe Biden today expressed their concern about the entry of heavy weapons in Ukraine from Russia, destined for rebel areas. The alarm was given yesterday by the OSCE mission in Ukraine, which reported the presence...

Alleged Russian military incursion is denounced by Ukrainian army

The Ukrainian military has denounced the entry of 32 Russian tanks, 16 sets of artillery shells and 30 trucks with ammunition and fighters. The convoy arrived to eastern Ukraine on Thursday, and is directed to the town of Krasny Luch, in the Lugansk region, according to the...

Ukrainian Government suspends economic grants in separatist areas

Ukraine suspended budgetary grants to eastern territories controlled by pro-Russian separatists, reported on Wednesday the government of Ukraine. The Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, noted that “while the Donetsk and Lugansk regions remain under control of all...
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