Ukraine prosecutor gets sacked, raising European concerns

By |marec 6th, 2020|anti-corruption, EU-Ukraine relations, News, Ukraine, Ukraine reforms|

The Ukrainian parliament on Thursday (5 March) dismissed Ruslan Riaboshapka as the country's prosecutor general, raising concerns from civil society groups as well as lawmakers in the European Parliament.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Ukraine prosecutor gets sacked, raising European concerns

Large scale corruption undermines EU’s Eastern Partnership, official says

By |november 19th, 2019|corruption, Eastern Partnership, EEAS, EU-Ukraine relations, Ihor Kolomoisky, News, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

When billions of dollars disappear from banks in Ukraine and Moldova, and justice isn't done in spite of European funds supporting judicial reforms in these countries, trust in the EU is inevitably eroded, said a high EU official.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Large scale corruption undermines EU’s Eastern Partnership, official says

Ukraine hopes for a dedicated EU Commissioner from Europe’s East

By |julij 4th, 2019|Azov Sea, Crimea annexation, DCFTA, EU-Ukraine Association Agreement, EU-Ukraine relations, News, Russia sanctions|

In a wide-ranging interview, the Ukrainian ambassador to the EU Mykola Tochytskyi discussed the wide range of topics ahead of the EU-Ukraine summit in Kyiv on 8 July, and beyond.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Ukraine hopes for a dedicated EU Commissioner from Europe’s East

Russia uses gas as a lever for annexation, says Ukraine official

By |januar 25th, 2019|EU-Ukraine relations, Germany, Naftogaz, News, Nord Stream-2, Russia, Ukraine, Ukraine conflict|

Russia has no interest in finding a compromise in the EU-mediated Ukraine gas transit talks and is using energy as a lever to weaken Kyiv in a bid to further the country's annexation, a top official of Ukraine's biggest utility, Naftogaz, told EURACTIV...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Russia uses gas as a lever for annexation, says Ukraine official

Russia uses gas as a lever for annexation, says Ukraine official

By |januar 25th, 2019|EU-Ukraine relations, Germany, Naftogaz, News, Nord Stream-2, Russia, Ukraine, Ukraine conflict|

Russia has no interest in finding a compromise in the EU-mediated Ukraine gas transit talks and is using energy as a lever to weaken Kyiv in a bid to further the country's annexation, a top official of Ukraine's biggest utility, Naftogaz, told EURACTIV...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Russia uses gas as a lever for annexation, says Ukraine official

Ukraine goes back to the future as IMF programme stutters

By |avgust 1st, 2018|EU-Ukraine relations, IMF, IMF programme, News, Ukraine, Ukraine reforms|

Ukraine's backsliding on reforms continues a national tradition: a Reuters study of data since 1994 shows it has drawn less than half the IMF funds it could have received, with commitment to change often weakening when economic indicators improve.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Ukraine goes back to the future as IMF programme stutters

Analyst: Visegrád Group’s anti-European course is anti-Ukrainian  

By |julij 25th, 2018|Czech Republic, EU-Ukraine relations, Hungary, News, Poland, Slovakia, V4, Visegrad|

Relations between the Visegrád countries and Ukraine have deteriorated in recent years. But from the point of view of ordinary Ukrainian citizens, Central and Eastern Europe is still a very attractive model, especially in the economic sense, analyst Kateryna Zarembo told EURACTIV.pl.

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EU makes another attempt to press Ukraine to fight corruption

By |julij 10th, 2018|Angela Merkel, corruption, Crimea annexation, Donald Trump, Donald Tusk, Emmanuel Macron, EU-Ukraine relations, EU-Ukraine summit, Jean-Claude Juncker, MH17, Nato, News, Petro Poroshenko, Russia, Viktor Orbán, Vladimir Putin|

EU leaders used the 20th EU-Ukraine summit in Brussels on Monday (9 July) to press the country’s president, Petro Poroshenko, once again to take credible steps to fight rampant corruption.

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Ukraine ambassador: Hybrid war is not only in Ukraine, it’s across Europe

By |november 10th, 2017|Council of Europe, DCFTA, EU-Ukraine Association Agreement, EU-Ukraine relations, Gas, Hungary, hybrid war, Minsk agreement, Nato, News, populism, Russia, Venice Commission|

In a wide-ranging interview, Ukraine's Ambassador to the EU, Mykola Tochytskyi, discussed his country’s EU agenda, the upcoming Eastern Partnership summit, the sensitive relations with Russia and the new language law which has antagonised Hungary.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Ukraine ambassador: Hybrid war is not only in Ukraine, it’s across Europe

Ukraine reform plans: Away from Russia and towards European integration

By |september 4th, 2017|Eastern Ukraine, EU-Russia relations, EU-Ukraine, EU-Ukraine Association Agreement, EU-Ukraine relations, Minsk agreement, Minsk talks, News|

Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Ivanna Klympush-Tsynadze, tasked with European integration, described in an interview the importance of the country's Association Agreement with the EU. EURACTIV Spain reports.

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