EU to lend Ukraine 1 bn euro in new aid package

The European Union agreed to lend Ukraine 1 billion euros ($1.17 billion) to encourage the war-torn country's economic stabilisation, the European Commission vice-president in charge of the euro said Friday, France 24 reported. …

Armenian ambassador to Ukraine decides to resign

Armenia’s ambassador to Ukraine Andranik Manukyan has tendered a resignation application, saying on his Facebook page that his previous requests to resign had been declined by the country’s president.  …

Putin-Merkel talks' agenda announced

Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will discuss the implementation of joint projects with due account for threats from third countries at a meeting in Germany on August 18, Presidential Spokesman …

Lavrov and Macron discuss Syria and Ukraine

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Chief of Russia's General Staff Valery Gerasimov discussed the settlement of the Syrian and Ukrainian conflicts with French President Emmanuel …