Ukraine conflict

Ukrainian airlines operated defective aircrafts

Technical maintenance of passenger aircraft at the international airports of Kiev and Odesa was carried out in violation of the regulations, the Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) reported today. "The Security Service of Ukraine has …

Kremlin explains "new strategy" towards Ukraine

The Kremlin’s strategy in relations with Ukraine has never been based on confrontation, Russian president’s press secretary Dmitry Peskov said, commenting on political analysts’ guesswork that Moscow …

South Ukrainian NPP disabled

This morning in Ukraine, the third power unit of the South Ukrainian NPP was disconnected, Energoatom press service reports. “Unit 3 of the South Ukrainian NPP is disconnected from the grid by automatic protection. The causes of …

Over 50,000 people move from Ukraine to Crimea

Crimea has received about 170,000 people, including 50,000 from Ukraine, after the peninsula’s reunification with Russia, Crimean Parliament Speaker Vladimir Konstantinov said. "About 170,000 people have come …

Putin holds telephone conversation with Merkel

According to the Kremlin, today, on the initiative of Berlin, a telephone conversation took place between Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. “During the discussion of the settlement in Ukraine, …