Avakov accused of trying to unseat Poroshenko with ‘criminal groups’
Verkhovna Rada Deputy from the faction “block of Petro Poroshenko” Sergei Leshchenko suspected the Minister of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov in the preparation of the coup in the Ukraine. According to him, Avakov is ready to seize power with the help of some “criminal groups”, The Newspapers reported.
12:58 30 June
Russian prosecutors confirm bid urging Interpol to put Ukraine’s ex-PM on wanted list
The Russian Prosecutor General’s Office on Friday confirmed its referring the case of Ukraine’s former Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk to Interpol requesting to put him on the wanted list, APA reported citing TASS.
18:08 28 April
Poroshenko questioned for 6 hours on Euromaidan - source
Baku – APA. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko was questioned on the events of the Euromaidan on November 18, a source in the Prosecutor General's office told Interfax.
14:50 19 November
Ukraine’s parliament recognizes Yatsenyuk government work unsatisfactory
Baku-APA. Ukraine’s Verkhovna Rada (parliament) on Tuesday recognized the work of the cabinet and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk unsatisfactory, APA reports quoting TASS.
23:20 16 February
Turkish PM: Armenia occupied Azerbaijan lands with Russian support
He made the remarks at a press conference with his Ukrainian counterpart Arseniy Yatsenyuk in Kiev.
16:50 15 February
Turkey says Crimea integral part of Ukraine
“For us, the territorial integrity and independence of Ukraine is a fundamental value, so we consider Crimea an integral part of Ukraine,” Davutoglu said noting that Turkey fully supports Ukraine in addressing the challenges that emerged after the fall of the Soviet Union.
15:19 15 February
Yatsenyuk: Experimental train on Ukraine-Georgia-Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan-China route departs today
“Today, the first test train on Ukraine-Georgia-Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan-China route departs from Ilichevsk sea port. This will be a new direction of Silk Road and an alternative way for delivery of Ukrainian goods to China bypassing Russia”, Yatsenyuk said.
16:59 15 January
Poroshenko signs law vesting government with power to impose sanctions against Russia
Baku-APA. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed the law On Foreign Economic Activity that vests the government with authority to apply economic sanctions against Russia, the website of the Ukrainian parliament said Tuesday, APA reports quoting TASS.
07:06 30 December
Ukraine parliament grants Cabinet permission to impose sanctions on Russia
"In response to our long consultations, as was expected Russia imposed a trade embargo on Ukrainian goods that will come into force January 1 of next year. This is not Russia’s first decision, but systematic pressure over the last 10 years on Ukraine with the goal of not letting the Ukrainian economy to develop…but these Russian decisions have received and will receive a merited response," Yatsenyuk said, Sputnik reported.
14:09 24 December
Biden presses Russia on Ukraine peace deal, return of Crimea
Baku-APA. US Vice President Joe Biden said Monday that Washington remained determined to see Russia adhere to a shaky Ukrainian peace agreement and hand back Crimea to Kiev, APA reports quoting AFP.
07:46 08 December
US vice president visits Ukraine
Kiev's Mayor Vitali Klitschko welcomed US Vice President Joe Biden as he arrived at the Boryspil International airport near Kiev.
10:49 07 December
Ukraine closes airspace to all Russian planes
Baku – APA. Ukraine has banned all Russian planes from using its airspace and exports of Russian gas to Ukraine have been halted by state-controlled giant Gazprom, BBC reported.
17:40 25 November
Ukrainian government temporarily bans cargo traffic with Crime
"By the initiative of Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk, the Ukrainian government is temporarily prohibiting cargo traffic between Ukraine and the Autonomous Republic of Crimea. The decision was made Monday, November 23, at an extraordinary government meeting," the government's press service said in a statement, Sputnik reported.
18:10 23 November
Yatsenyuk: "We will not pay the aggressor state our $3 billion debt"
"I said to other lenders there are other conditions to be met or you will not receive the debt. The basic condition is reducing debt by 20%, the transfer of all debts of four years. If you do not like this, then you will receive the decision of the government of Ukraine via a moratorium on paying Russia the $3 billion. It is very easy to explain to our neighbours and the aggressor state: we will not pay $3 billion ",— quotes "RIA Novosti" citing the Prime Minister of Ukraine.
07:44 20 November
Russia to impose food embargo against Ukraine
18:45 18 November
Kiev informs Russian airlines of sanctions - State Aviation Service
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Kiev has officially informed all of the Russian commercial airlines on its blacklist, which will be banned from flying into Ukraine after October 25, an aide to the head of Ukraine’s state aviation service said Monday.
15:13 28 September
Ukrainian prime minister has military past in Chechnya — Bastrykin
07:08 09 September
Ukraine will not cut spending on defense — PM
02:39 29 August
Ukrainian Prime Minister: Donbass conflict is very far away from end
19:19 07 August
Canada Ready to Impose New Anti-Russia Sanctions Over Ukraine - PM Harper
00:23 07 June