Jul 24, 2017

Russia to blame for 'hot war' in Ukraine, special U.S. envoy says

The new U.S. special envoy on Ukraine said Sunday that Russia is responsible for the "hot war" in the country's east, after fresh clashes between government forces and Russian-backed rebels. Kurt Volker, who was appointed this month as the State Department's special representative for negotiations ...

Pledging reforms by 2020, Ukraine seeks road map to NATO membership

Jul 10, 2017

Pledging reforms by 2020, Ukraine seeks road map to NATO membership

Kiev and NATO will begin discussions on a road map to get Ukraine into the grouping, with Kiev pledging the necessary reforms by 2020, President Petro Poroshenko said Monday. Speaking alongside Poroshenko on a visit to the Ukrainian capital, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said NATO has ...