Russia and Ukraine

Medvedev clarifies new sanctions against Ukraine

The countersanctions against Ukraine that President Vladimir Putin has ordered the Russian government to elaborate will be endorsed shortly, and relevant resolutions have been drafted, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry …

Ukrainian Navy ships approach Crimea, FSB says

Two ships of the Ukrainian naval forces, command ship Donbass and tugboat Korets entered the exclusive economic zone of Russia near the Crimean coast, the representatives of the Border Department of the FSB of Russia in Crimea report. …