KIEV, May 30 – NATO's agency for supporting and equipping member states (NSPA) has recommended including Ukrainian arms producers in the list of producers of military equipment used by NATO members and alliance partners, Ukraine's state-owned defense concern Ukroboronprom announced on Tuesday.
AMSTERDAM, May 30 – The Dutch senate on Tuesday approved a European Union “association agreement” with Ukraine, a final hurdle to the treaty, which strengthens the former Soviet republic’s ties with Western Europe and moves it further from Moscow’s orbit, Reuters reported.
KIEV, May 27 - Most residents of Ukraine believe that President Petro Poroshenko should tender his resignation following the Panama Papers disclosure of his offshore interests, according to the results of a poll conducted by the Kiev International Institute of Sociology (KIIS).
KIEV, May 27 - President Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree enacting the National Security and Defense Council resolution (dated May 20) imposing sanctions against 17 representatives of Russian media outlets.
BRUSSELS, May 30 - European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's plan to meet President Vladimir Putin in June in Russia on Monday reignited a debate about ties with Moscow as the bloc weighs renewing sanctions on the Kremlin, Reuters reported.
KIEV, May 30 – Ukraine appeared headed for another political crisis after the Constitutional Court ruled on Thursday to postpone the next Kiev mayoral vote for two years until October 2015, after the next presidential election in March 2015.
KIEV, May 30 – President Viktor Yanukovych on Monday attacked Prime Minister Mykola Azarov for lack of economic and social progress – the second criticism in less than a week – signaling a possible reshuffle of the government soon.