Ukraine

U.S. Senate approves $40 billion in Ukraine aid

U.S. Senate approves $40 billion in Ukraine aid

The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved nearly $40 billion in new aid for Ukraine on Thursday sending the bill to the White House for U.S. President Joe Biden to sign into law. The Senate voted 86-11 in favor of the emergency package of …

Tehran: NATO expansion reason behind situation in Ukraine

Tehran: NATO expansion reason behind situation in Ukraine

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said that NATO expansion and the West's disregard for Russia's security considerations are the reasons for the current situation in Ukraine. "We think that the root of …

Ankara: it would do no good to push on Russia

Ankara: it would do no good to push on Russia

Turkey must maintain a delicate diplomatic balance following Russia's special operation in Ukraine, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said in an interview. Kalin, who is also Erdogan's …

EU to provide additional 500 mln Euro military aid to Ukraine

EU to provide additional 500 mln Euro military aid to Ukraine

EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said on Friday the bloc would provide a further 500 millions euros worth of military support to Ukraine and that he was confident a deal could be reached in the coming days to agree an embargo on Russian …

Kuleba: Kiev ready for talks with Moscow

Kuleba: Kiev ready for talks with Moscow

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmitry Kuleba said Kiev is ready for talks with Russia but rejects Russian ultimatums, according to his interview published by the German newspaper Die Welt on Thursday. "We are ready for talks. However, …

EU sets new plan to help export of Ukrainian food products

EU sets new plan to help export of Ukrainian food products

The European Commission set out on Thursday an action plan to help Ukraine export its agricultural goods by using EU infrastructure. The EU executive body suggested establishing so-called “solidarity lanes” for humanitarian …

US House approves $40-billion Ukraine aid package

US House approves $40-billion Ukraine aid package

U.S. House of Representatives approved the bill on allocation of addition $40 billion of aid to Ukraine Tuesday, according to a livestream on the House website. The bill gained the required majority of votes and will be forwarded to the …

US first lady pays unannounced visit to Ukraine

US first lady pays unannounced visit to Ukraine

US first lady Jill Biden has paid an unannounced visit to Ukraine as part of her trip to Europe, according to a pool report. Her motorcade crossed the Slovak-Ukrainian border at 14:41 Slovak time (15:41 Moscow time) on Sunday. During …

US sends another batch of military aid to Ukraine

US sends another batch of military aid to Ukraine

US President Joe Biden announced an additional military assistance package for Ukraine, which includes artillery ammunition, radars and other equipment. “Today I am announcing another security assistance package …

Russian MFA says talks with Ukraine are stagnant

Russian MFA says talks with Ukraine are stagnant

Peace talks between Russia and Ukraine are stagnant, Alexey Zaitsev, deputy director of the information and press department at the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Friday. "Russian-Ukrainian talks are in a state of …

Biden and Scholz discuss anti-Russian measures

Biden and Scholz discuss anti-Russian measures

US President Joe Biden and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz have discussed by phone military and humanitarian aid to Ukraine, as well as anti-Russian measures, the White House press service said in a statement. According to the document, …