Ukraine

Germany urges 'prudence' in potential sanctions against Russia

Germany urges 'prudence' in potential sanctions against Russia

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz Scholz has urged Europe and the United States to think carefully when considering sanctions against Russia for any aggression against Ukraine in a crisis pitting Berlin’s main gas supplier against its biggest …

EU develops sanctions against Russia because of Ukraine

EU develops sanctions against Russia because of Ukraine

The European Union is working on a package of economic and financial sanctions against Russia in the event of a possible escalation of the situation in Ukraine. This was stated by Austrian Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg in an interview …

US evacuates families of diplomats from Ukraine

US evacuates families of diplomats from Ukraine

The US State Department ordered to begin the evacuation of the families of diplomats from the US embassy in Ukraine from Monday. "The State Department has ordered the families of US Embassy staff in Ukraine to begin evacuating the …

Lithuania is left in the dust

Lithuania is left in the dust

The nearly completed Nord Stream 2 is again in focus. It has become known that the U.S. Senate on January 13 failed to pass a bill to slap sanctions on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline sponsored by Republican Senator Ted Cruz

Zelensky believes Russia able to tough out sanctions

Zelensky believes Russia able to tough out sanctions

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky believes that the United States should not delay the introduction of new sanctions against Russia. "I support imposing sanctions now," the Ukrainian leader told Washington …

Erdoğan: Turkey expects to host Putin-Zelensky meeting

Erdoğan: Turkey expects to host Putin-Zelensky meeting

During a press conference in Ankara, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan confirmed his intention to hold a meeting of Russian and Ukrainian Presidents Vladimir Putin and Volodymyr Zelensky on the Turkish territory.  …

Biden warns of 'disaster for Russia' if Putin invades Ukraine

Biden warns of 'disaster for Russia' if Putin invades Ukraine

U.S. President Joe Biden predicted that Russian President Vladimir Putin will make a move into Ukraine and said Russia would pay dearly for a full-scale invasion, with its businesses possibly losing access to the U.S. dollar. …

Biden believes Putin doesn't want war

Biden believes Putin doesn't want war

U.S. President Joe Biden, who has had talks directly with Russian President Vladimir Putin, said it's his guess that Putin "will move in." "I think he still does not want any full-blown war," Biden said during a …

NATO chief voices support for Ukraine amid 'Russia threat'

NATO chief voices support for Ukraine amid 'Russia threat'

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg voiced support Wednesday for Ukraine in a telephone call with Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky. “Spoke to President Zelensky to express NATO’s strong support to #Ukraine in face …

Kremlin welcomes Erdogan's proposal on Ukraine talks

Kremlin welcomes Erdogan's proposal on Ukraine talks

If Turkey could encourage Kiev to implement the Minsk deal, Moscow would welcome this development, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday commenting on the proposal of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to hold talks between the …

Erdogan offers Putin and Zelensky to hold talks in Turkey

Erdogan offers Putin and Zelensky to hold talks in Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has invited Russian and Ukrainian Presidents Vladimir Putin and Vladimir Zelensky to Turkey ‘to settle disagreements’ between the two countries, Turkish presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said …

Ukraine to receive another batch of military aid from the US

Ukraine to receive another batch of military aid from the US

In the coming weeks, the United States will supply Ukraine with a new batch of military aid. This was announced by the State Department's high-ranking representative at a special telephone briefing for journalists. "Last year …