Russian President signed a decree that simplifies to obtain Russian passports in Ukraine

Ukrinform: Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree that could allow millions of Ukrainians living in breakaway regions of south-east Ukraine to receive Russian passports Shortly after Putin’s decree was published on the Kremlin website on April 24, Ukraine’s foreign minister called it “aggression and interference” in Kyiv’s affairs, reported RFE/RL.  The offer of Russian passports […]


Declaration by the High Representative Federica Mogherini on behalf of the EU on the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol

Five years on from the illegal annexation of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol by the Russian Federation, the European Union remains steadfast in its commitment to Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. The European Union reiterates that it does not recognise and continues to condemn this violation of international law. It […]

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European Parliament: Russia can no longer be considered a ‘strategic partner’, say MEPs

European Parlament: On Tuesday 12th of March, MEPs agreed that the EU should remain open to imposing further sanctions if Russia continues to violate international law.Parliament adopted on Tuesday a resolution by 402 votes to 163, with 89 abstentions, assessing the current state of EU-Russia political relations.Sanctions must be prolongedMEPs note that new areas of […]