Petro Poroshenko

Petro Poroshenko
President of Ukraine
 

 Will Ukraine abandon railway traffic with Russia?

Will Ukraine abandon railway traffic with Russia?

The Ukrainian authorities are preparing to cut off railway passenger traffic with Russia in early July, a source close to Kiev officials said. "Ukraine is preparing to halt rail passenger traffic with Russia starting around July …

Ukraine expands sanctions on Russia, bans social networks

Ukraine expands sanctions on Russia, bans social networks

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has approved the decision of the National Security and Defense Council on expanding the list of Russian individuals and legal entities subject to sanctions, the press service of the Ukrainian …

Will Poroshenko run for next elections in Ukraine?

Will Poroshenko run for next elections in Ukraine?

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has refrained today from a direct answer to the question whether he will run for a new presidential election. "Regarding the second term: according to the constitution of Ukraine, every citizen …

Is there a new EU approach toward Russia?

Is there a new EU approach toward Russia?

The Merkel-Putin meeting canbe the beginning of more constructive discussions, to be followed at the July G20 Summit in Hamburg

Lukashenko and Poroshenko to visit Chornobyl nuclear power plant

Lukashenko and Poroshenko to visit Chornobyl nuclear power plant

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko will meet with President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko in the exclusion zone of the Chornobyl nuclear power plant on April 26, the presidential press …

Tillerson briefs Poroshenko on sanctions imposed on Russia

Tillerson briefs Poroshenko on sanctions imposed on Russia

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a phone conversation with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko that the sanctions imposed on Russia would remain in place, US Department of State acting spokesman …

Margvelashvili invites Poroshenko to Georgia

Margvelashvili invites Poroshenko to Georgia

Yesterday, a meeting between Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili and Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin was held in Tbilisi, During it, parties discussed the political dialogue between two countries, …

Normandy Quartet discusses situation in Ukraine by phone

Normandy Quartet discusses situation in Ukraine by phone

Russian President Vladimir Putin has had a telephone conversation with Normandy Four leaders on settling the armed civil conflict in eastern Ukraine, the presidential press service said. Germany's Federal …

Ukraine#039s central bank governor resigns

Ukraine's central bank governor resigns

Ukraine's Central Bank Governor Valeria Gontereva has resigned, an official said. "Yes, it's true, she has submitted (her resignation)," the official said, confirming a report by Interfax. …

Lukashenko and Poroshenko discuss Donbass

Lukashenko and Poroshenko discuss Donbass

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko and his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko held telephone conversations yesterday, the press service of the President of Belarus said. During the …

 Poroshenko: Ukraine lost control over Donbass (VIDEO)

Poroshenko: Ukraine lost control over Donbass (VIDEO)

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Kiev has lost its last sphere of influence over the Donbass region as a result of its blockade, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said. "As a result of the blockade, Ukraine lost its last sphere of influence on …

Will EU continue to support Kiev?

Will EU continue to support Kiev?

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Ukraine need to stop declaring war on Russia and acting on behalf of Europe

Michael Flynn had plan of lifting sanctions from Russia

Michael Flynn had plan of lifting sanctions from Russia

A week before the US national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned, a sealed proposal was hand-delivered to his office, outlining a way for President Trump to lift sanctions against Russia, The New York Times …

 Turkish Foreign Minister meets with Poroshenko

Turkish Foreign Minister meets with Poroshenko

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and the Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu discussed bilateral cooperation, a statement on the presidential website says. "Petro Poroshenko and …

Will The US Leave NATO?

Will The US Leave NATO?

Trump Could Anger Russia By Expanding American Involvement In The Military Alliance

 Baku and Kiev agree on import mechanism of products from occupied territories

Baku and Kiev agree on import mechanism of products from occupied territories

Baku and Kiev have agreed to ban importation of goods produced in the occupied territories of two countries, without approval of the authorities, the Ukrainian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Alexander Mishchenko said. During …

Kvirikashvili holds meeting with Poroshenko in Davos

Kvirikashvili holds meeting with Poroshenko in Davos

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili met with the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko at the World Economic Forum in Davos. During his meeting, the burgeoning partnership between Ukraine …

Kvirikashvili holds meeting with Poroshenko

Kvirikashvili holds meeting with Poroshenko

Today at 20:00 (MSK) in the framework of the World Economic Forum in Davos Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili held a meeting with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. Prior to that, the …

 Ilham Aliyev and Poroshenko discuss investment in Ukraine

Ilham Aliyev and Poroshenko discuss investment in Ukraine

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko discussed the projects to increase investment in the Ukrainian economy at the World Economic Forum in Davos, the Ukrainian …

Donald Trump Gives Some in Europe the Jitters

Donald Trump Gives Some in Europe the Jitters

European leaders have alternately welcomed and condemned remarks made by President-elect

Davos 2017 to discuss #039Responsive and responsible leadership#039

Davos 2017 to discuss 'Responsive and responsible leadership'

The 47th World Economic Forum, which annually brings together leading representatives of political and business elites, will open in the Swiss ski resort of Davos today. About 50 heads of state and government, including the British Prime …

Raul Kiria: Absence of Ukrainian Ambassador to Georgia is serious political decision of Kiev

Raul Kiria: "Absence of Ukrainian Ambassador to Georgia is serious political decision of Kiev"

Political analyst about the root causes of the protracted diplomatic conflict between Tbilisi and Kiev

Third anniversary of Euromaidan: unfulfilled promises

Third anniversary of Euromaidan: unfulfilled promises

Thousands of Ukrainians gathered in their capital Kiev on Monday to mark three years since the start of the so-called Euromaidan revolution, despite warnings of potential violence by government opponents. Police and national guard units …

Saakashvili to form new UNM in Ukraine

Saakashvili to form new UNM in Ukraine

Today, ex-President of Georgia and currently ex-governor of the Odessa region, Mikheil Saakashvili, announced the start of work in the regions of Ukraine on establishing of a new political force. "Today, about a …

Ukrainian president not to attend Trump#039s inauguration

Ukrainian president not to attend Trump's inauguration

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will not attend the inauguration of Donald Trump as US president, Ukraine's ambassador to the USA Valeriy Chalyy said, LB.ua reports citing …

Saakashvili plans to set up new party

Saakashvili plans to set up new party

Former governor of Ukraine’s Odessa Region, Mikheil Saakashvili, claims that he is ready to set up a new party called Hvylya (Wave) for participation in early parliamentary elections. "It may be established …

Poroshenko dismisses Saakashvili and his advisor

Poroshenko dismisses Saakashvili and his advisor

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree on the dismissal of the governor of the Ukrainian region of Odessa, Mikheil Saakashvili, a statement on the presidential website says. …

Ukrainian President promises visa-free travel to EU by November 24

Ukrainian President promises visa-free travel to EU by November 24

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said that the European Union will abandon entry visas for Ukrainians by November 24. "Visa-free travel will come into effect by November 24 when the Ukraine-European Union …

Stoltenberg: we are ready to have new meeting of NATO-Russia Council

Stoltenberg: we are ready to have new meeting of NATO-Russia Council

NATO is ready to hold another meeting of the NATO-Russia Council in the near future and will raise the issue of Ukraine, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday, Sputnik reports. …

#039Normandy Quartet#039 reloads Minsk II

'Normandy Quartet' reloads Minsk II

All the leaders of the 'Normandy Quartet' confirmed their commitment to the Minsk Agreements at the summit, the Russian President Vladimir Putin said after international talks in Berlin. In addition, Putin …