Don’t cede too much to Putin, Ukrainians tell Zelenskiy ahead of Paris summit

By |december 9th, 2019|Donbas, Minsk agreement, News, Normandy format, Petro Poroshenko, Russia, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Thousands of people gathered in the center of Kyiv on Sunday (8 December) to send a message to Ukraine’s president, who meets his Russian counterpart on Monday,  that Ukrainians will not accept a peace deal at the cost of the country’s independence and sovereignty.

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Russia says Ukraine’s proposed gas transit tariffs are too high

By |december 5th, 2019|Alexei Miller, Gas, News, Normandy format, Russia, Ukraine, Ukraine crisis, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Moscow on Wednesday (4 December) said transit tariffs proposed by Ukraine to ship Russian gas through its territory next year were unacceptable and too high, claims swiftly dismissed by Kyiv.

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Ukraine: Pro-western opposition sets ‘red lines’ ahead of ‘Normandy’ summit

By |december 4th, 2019|Emmanuel Macron, Gas, News, Normandy format, Petro Poroshenko, Russia, Ukraine crisis, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Three Ukrainian opposition factions have proposed their red lines, including the return of Crimea to Ukraine's full control, ahead of a four-way Normandy summit to be held on in Paris on Monday (9 November).

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Zelenskiy offers curtain-raiser ahead of ‘Normandy summit’

By |december 3rd, 2019|Gas, Minsk agreement, News, Nord Stream-2, Normandy format, Petro Poroshenko, trilateral gas talks, Ukraine crisis, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy met with representatives of foreign media ahead of the 9 December summit in Paris, which will return to the effort of finding a solution to the crisis in Eastern Ukraine after a long break.

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Unsurprisingly, Russia refuses Dutch request to hand over MH17 suspect

By |december 3rd, 2019|Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron, MH17, News, Normandy format, Russia, Ukraine, Ukraine crisis, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Russia has refused a Dutch request to hand over a suspect in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, in violation of European law, prosecutors said on Monday (2 December). Until recently the suspect was in Ukrainian custody, but was sent to Russi...

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Putin, Zelenskiy discuss natural gas in phone talk

By |november 26th, 2019|Gas, gazprom, Naftogaz, News, Nord Stream-2, Normandy format, Russia, trilateral gas talks, Turkish Stream, Ukraine, Ukraine crisis, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelenskiy have discussed natural gas supplies to Ukraine and gas transit via the country further into Europe, the Kremlin said in a statement on Monday (25 November).

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Serbia’s president accuses Russia of spying

By |november 22nd, 2019|Aleksandar Vučić, espionnage, News, Russia, Serbia, Vladimir Putin|

Serbian intelligence agencies have uncovered a wide-ranging intelligence operation involving Russian spies and members of the Serbian military, President Aleksandar Vučić said on Thursday (21 November).

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Putin attacks ‘strange’ European plans to reduce gas usage

By |november 21st, 2019|fracking, Gas, News, Russia, shale gas, Vladimir Putin|

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday (20 November) rubbished European calls to reduce reliance on fossil fuels, saying that such ideas could lead to humans living in caves again.

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Russia’s EU ambassador: The fall of the Berlin Wall was ‘a victory of common sense’

By |november 18th, 2019|Brexit, China, Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron, EU enlargement, Eurasian Union, gas crisis, gazprom, Gordon Sondland, Greece, Hungary, impeachment, INF Treaty, MH17, Naftogaz, Nato, News, Normandy format, North Macedonia, nuclear arms, nuclear non-proliferation, Nursultan Nazarbayev, Petro Poroshenko, Russia, S-300, Turkey, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

In a wide-ranging interview, Russia’s Ambassador to the EU Vladimir Chizhov spoke about gas transit talks with Ukraine, NATO and EU enlargement, nuclear arms control, Russia’s sales of the S-400 anti-aircraft system, the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and Brexit.

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Hungary’s Orban defends Russia cooperation at Putin visit

By |oktober 31st, 2019|News, Viktor Orbán, Vladimir Putin|

Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Wednesday (30 October) defended his cooperation with Russia after trade and energy talks with President Vladimir Putin, the latest in a series of meetings with Moscow's closest ally in the EU.

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