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Washington to allocate $350 mln on military aid for Ukraine

Washington to allocate $350 mln on military aid for Ukraine

The Senate of the US Congress passed a bill on US defense policies and spending for 2018 yesterday, which includes provisions about rendering military assistance to Ukraine. The document was submitted to US President Donald …

Poroshenko and Tillerson to discuss US help to Ukraine

Poroshenko and Tillerson to discuss US help to Ukraine

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko during his visit to Kiev on July 9, the senior State Department official said. He noted that the Secretary in his …

 Poroshenko and Trump to meet next week

Poroshenko and Trump to meet next week

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko will pay a visit to Washington next week, where he will hold a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump, a source in diplomatic circles has told Interfax-Ukraine. …

Explosion hits US embassy in Kiev

Explosion hits US embassy in Kiev

A blast has struck the premises of the United States embassy in the Ukrainian capital, a spokesperson for Kiev’s police, Oksana Blischik, said. "The explosion on the territory of the US embassy in Kiev is …

US stops financial aid to Caucasus (and not only to it)

US stops financial aid to Caucasus (and not only to it)

  US President Donald Trump administration released the 2018 budget proposal, which includes massive cuts to domestic and foreign aid programs. The Budget proposes to reduce or end direct funding for …

Kiev reports on meeting with Trump

Kiev reports on meeting with Trump

The United States is ready to pressure Russia and join the Donbass settlement process, the Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said. According to Klimkin, the keynote political message is the actual wish to …

Trump urges 'geace' after meeting Russian, Ukrainian envoys

Trump urges 'geace' after meeting Russian, Ukrainian envoys

U.S. President Donald Trump posted photos of his separate meetings with the top diplomats of Ukraine and Russia on Twitter and urged the two nations to "make peace." "Yesterday, on the same day -- I had meetings with …

 Is US preparing for Ukraine deployment?

Is US preparing for Ukraine deployment?

The headline entitled '45th IBCT prepares for Ukraine Deployment' was published on the US Army website army.mil, but soon the website link was removed, showing a 'page not found' error. The National Guard's 45th …

Michael Flynn had plan of lifting sanctions from Russia

Michael Flynn had plan of lifting sanctions from Russia

A week before the US national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned, a sealed proposal was hand-delivered to his office, outlining a way for President Trump to lift sanctions against Russia, The New York Times …

US boosts security assistance to Ukraine to $350 mln

US boosts security assistance to Ukraine to $350 mln

The US Congress has authorized $618.7 billion for the 2017 military budget. The 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) passed in the Senate on Thursday with 92 votes in favor and seven opposing. "According to the bill, …

Kiev said 'yes' to US lethal weapons

Kiev said 'yes' to US lethal weapons

Kiev welcomes the decision of the US Congress to begin deliveries of lethal weapons to Ukraine, the deputy head of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine, Konstantin Yeliseyev, said. On Thursday, the US House of …

Ukraine marks sad anniversary of independence

Ukraine marks sad anniversary of independence

Today marks the 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s Declaration of Independence. On this day in 1991, the Supreme Soviet of the Ukrainian SSR adopted the Act of Declaration of Independence of Ukraine, which was preceded by three intense days of …