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Kerry in Ukraine to reaffirm support in face of Russia threat

US Secretary of State John Kerry meets Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday to reaffirm support for Kiev's fight against pro-Russian insurgents and its bid to anchor its ties to the West.

Jul 07, 2016, 14:22 PM IST

Ukrainian foreign minister says no breakthrough in Paris talks

Ukraine`s foreign minister said on Thursday there had been no breakthrough in Paris talks aimed at getting a fragile peace deal back on track.

Mar 04, 2016, 07:04 AM IST

Ukraine says Russia tried to kill captured Russian soldiers

 Ukraine Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said on Monday that Russia had tried to kill the two Russian servicemen Kiev says it has captured in east Ukraine.

May 19, 2015, 00:11 AM IST

Ukraine wants global court to investigate crimes in Crimea and east

Ukraine wants the International Criminal Court to investigate all alleged recent war crimes in Crimea and eastern Ukraine, Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said in an interview, broadening an existing probe.

Apr 17, 2015, 18:57 PM IST

Ukraine FM casts doubt on Russia ceasefire

 Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin on Tuesday cast doubt on hopes that a UN-backed truce with pro-Russian rebels will stick, as he called for an expansion of international monitoring.

Mar 03, 2015, 17:07 PM IST

Ukraine under fire 112 times despite ceasefire: Foreign Minister

 Ukrainian forces have come under fire from pro-Russian rebels over 100 times in the last 24 hours, despite a ceasefire coming into force at midnight on Saturday, Ukraine`s Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said Monday. 

Feb 16, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

John Kerry heading to Ukraine amid concern over conflict

US Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Ukraine next week amid growing global concern over the intensifying nine-month war in the country`s east that has killed more than 5,000 people.

Jan 31, 2015, 02:01 AM IST

Ukraine needs `ceasefire not in name but in substance`: Kiev

Ukraine`s foreign minister said on Friday that his war-torn country needed a "real" ceasefire, a day after Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels agreed to halt fire on December 9.

Dec 05, 2014, 16:04 PM IST

Ukraine: Rebels still manipulating crash site

Ukraine`s foreign minister said today that pro-Russian separatists are continuing to try to manipulate the wreckage of the Malaysian airliner that the United States and others have accused the rebels of shooting down.

Jul 29, 2014, 01:00 AM IST

NATO okays additional support package for Ukraine

NATO foreign ministers Wednesday approved a package of additional support measures to "strengthen Ukraine`s ability to defend itself", an official statement said.

Jun 25, 2014, 23:32 PM IST

Ukraine will stick by ceasefire: FM

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin Wednesday vowed that Kiev will stick by its unilateral ceasefire despite the downing of an army helicopter by pro-Russia separatists.

Jun 25, 2014, 18:12 PM IST

Ukraine President nominates peace envoy Klimkin as Foreign Minister

Ukraine`s new President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday nominated as foreign minister his envoy to ongoing negotiations with Russia on the implementation of an OSCE-drafted peace plan for the separatist east.

Jun 18, 2014, 15:35 PM IST