EU Leaders Show Signs of Willingness to Overcome Tensions With Moscow – Cypriot President

NICOSIA, May 25 (Sputnik) – The leaders of the European Union are making efforts to overcome existing rifts in relations with Russia, which deteriorated...

Ukraine Ready to Exchange Over 200 Prisoners in Southeast – Security Service Chief

KIEV, May 25 (Sputnik) - The Ukrainian government is ready to hand over more than 200 people as part of a prisoner exchange agreement...

Russian Investigators Launch 3 Cases Into Civilian Population Shelling in East Ukraine

MOSCOW, May 25 (Sputnik) - The Russian Investigative Committee said Thursday it launched three criminal cases into artillery shelling of the civilian population in...

Ukraine May Cut Off Rail Traffic With Russia in July – Reports

MOSCOW, May 25 (Sputnik) - Ukrainian government mulls severing rail passenger traffic with Russia starting in July, a Russian newspaper said Thursday citing a...

Ukraine’s Growth to Exceed 2% in 2017, Near-Term Outlook Positive – IMF

WASHINGTON, May 26 (Sputnik) - The Ukrainian economy is on its track to recovery, and the country’s GDP growth is expected to exceed 2...

Putin, Macron to Focus on Ukrainian Conflict Settlement at Paris Talks – Aide Ushakov

MOSCOW, May 26 (Sputnik) - A significant part of the upcoming talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris...

Ukrainian President Announces Plan to Visit Georgia

KIEV, May 26 (Sputnik) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko congratulated his Georgian counterpart Giorgi Margvelashvili on Georgia's Independence Day on Friday and announced plans...

Russian President Supports Continuation of Normandy Format on Ukraine – Kremlin

MOSCOW, May 26 (Sputnik) - Russian President Vladimir Putin supports continuing the work in the Normandy format on Ukrainian settlement, while pessimism is caused...

Macron to Strongly Defend French Interests During Meeting With Putin – Government

PARIS, May 26 (Sputnik) - French President Emmanuel Macron will defend the interests of France during the upcoming meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin...

EU Council Chief Says to Appeal G7 Leaders to ‘Reconfirm’ Russia Sanctions Policy

BRUSSELS, May 26 (Sputnik) - Group of Seven (G7) unity on Ukraine is expected at the upcoming summit in Italy, European Council President Donald...