Minister Pavlo Klimkin to discuss mutual ties and regional issues with Turkey's Cavusoglu
Mufti Said Ismagilov, a prominent Muslim leader, recalls hardships faced by Ukraine’s Muslims and how things have improved
A court in the Karaganda region gave Nikita Stepin a seven-year sentence for "participation in a foreign armed conflict", a court spokeswoman told AFP by telephone.
"Every night there are violations of the ceasefire and every day there are human casualties," Merkel said in the central Italian town of Assisi, where she received a prize for her efforts to promote peace.
Gazprom on Tuesday had said it could continue pumping reduced volumes of gas to western and central Europe through an existing Ukrainian trunk pipeline.
Weekly flights between Istanbul and Odessa doubled to 28
Russian, French, German and Ukrainian leaders welcome decision to announce Easter armistice in Donbass region
Turkish Coordination and Cooperation Agency wins the award for the 2nd year in a row
He said Ukraine's diplomatic relations with Russia had been "de facto frozen" since Russia annexed Crimea in 2014 and began to support separatists in country's east.
Klimkin's comments came after a similar call by the Wall Street Journal in an editorial on Friday.
The bill, which in its current form has faced heavy criticism from the International Monetary Fund, provides for the creation of dedicated anti-corruption prosecution and investigative teams.
Sigmar Gabriel told reporters after talks in Kiev with Ukrainian counterpart Pavlo Klimkin that such a force was "essential" for ensuring the territorial integrity of the war-scarred former Soviet state.
Merkel, Macron call on Russia to reconsider pulling out Russian officers from cease-fire monitoring body
US decision on arming Ukraine is 'transatlantic vaccination' against Russia, President Petro Poroshenko says
State Department says Ukraine is sovereign country, has right to defend itself
Ukraine hopes approval will influence US to follow suit
Mikheil Saakashvili is accused of colluding with a fugitive businessman in an attempt to bring down Ukraine’s president
President Petro Poroshenko proposes Ukraine's parliament establish supreme anti-corruption court
EU Commission says it will continue to stand by Kiev as it progresses with reforms, economic adjustment
The Kremlin said late Wednesday that Putin spoke by telephone with Alexander Zakharchenko, leader of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic, and Igor Plotnitsky, head of the Lugansk People's Republic.
Move comes after Ukraine’s ambassador to Serbia said Russia is using Serbia to ‘provoke a new war in the Balkans’