Russia’s credit rating was downgraded Monday, falling below investment grade for the first time in a decade to what the financial world calls “junk status.” The influential Standard & Poor’s […]
The European Union is increasing its humanitarian assistance in Ukraine where the latest surge of violence has deepened an already desperate situation ...
Kremlin-backed fighters have continued their onslaught against Ukrainian troops in recent days, gaining more territory. Following reports on the arriv ...
Polish President Bronisław Komorowski has said that the anniversary commemorations of the liberation of the Nazi death camp in Auschwitz to be held o ...
Ukraine has convincing evidence that Russia is behind the January 24 shelling in Mariupol that killed 30 people, President Petro Poroshenko said during the January 25 meeting of the National […]
There’s this thing about peripheries. They are either peaceful and godforsaken (and thus ignored) or they are volatile and challenging (and thus stand a higher chance of being taken seriously). […]
Ukraine has asked the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a new and broader bailout package and will attempt to renegotiate its debt with bond holders. IMF chief Christine Lagarde announced […]
Kremlin-backed insurgents have taken over Donetsk Airport, killing dozens of Ukrainian troops, members of the army’s volunteer support network said on January 21. Such a loss would mark Ukraine’s most […]
Bulgaria is to insist that measures be taken at European level to provide support to all producers of milk and dairy products in the European Union hit by the Russian […]
Ukraine said Tuesday that Russian forces had attacked its military units fighting separatists in eastern Ukraine’s Luhansk region. Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said that “in violation of all prior […]