Monthly Archives: December 2020

The White House refused to publish a statement about Russia’s involvement in hacker attacks

Officials in the White House planned to release a statement on the afternoon of December 18, in which Russia was called the “protagonist” of a new cyberattack on the US government, but at the last moment were instructed to cancel the publication of the document. Reported by the Associated Press, citing anonymous sources. For what reason and by whom the statement

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US can strengthen Normandy format negotiations, help in Donbas reintegration and Crimea de-occupation, – Zelensky

08:32, 20 December 2020 – 112UA According to Zelensky, Ukraine definitely cannot do without the United States on the issue of Crimea, which is not on the agenda of the Normandy format and the Minsk agreements. President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky  believes that the newly elected US President Joe Biden can strengthen negotiations in the Normandy format, and the US

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OSCE records over 230 ceasefire violations in Donbas over 24 hours

17:26, 20 December 2020 – 112UA 232 ceasefire violations occurred in Donetsk region. The OSCE special monitoring mission recorded 234 violations of the ceasefire regime in Donbas over the past 24 hours. This is stated in the daily report of the OSCE SMM in Ukraine. “In the Donetsk region, the SMM recorded 232 ceasefire violations. In the Luhansk region, the SMM recorded

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Zelensky: In 2021, Ukraine to launch major judicial reform

The head of state says judges of the Constitutional Court will not succeed in “destroying the anti-corruption structure”.Photo from UNIAN President Volodymyr Zelensky says Ukraine will next year start implementing a “global” judicial reform. “We have launched the High Anti-Corruption Court, and sentences have already been handed down – it has been working for over a year already,” Zelensky told

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Six Ukrainian sailors captured amid pirate attack on vessel off Nigeria

20:54, 19.12.20 – UNIAN Diplomats are taking measures to free the Ukrainian citizens. Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Oleg Nikolenko says pirates have captured six Ukrainian sailors from the Stevia cargo vessel off the coast of Nigeria. “As a result of a pirate attack on the vessel off the coast of Nigeria on December 16, eight

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Ukraine not to give up path toward NATO in exchange for peace with Russia

Neither Minsk agreements nor the Normandy Four accords contain any reservations on Ukraine’s NATO membership prospects.president.gov.ua President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky says the country is ready to amend the Constitution toward further decentralization, in accordance with the Minsk Agreements on Donbas settlement. When asked by a New York Times journalist, whether Ukraine is ready to fulfill Russia’s demands to amend the Constitution,

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