Denmark's Foreign Minister Martin Lidegaard is to visit Ukraine on Monday, having previously visited Kyiv last November.
TALLINN - Estonians voted on Sunday in a parliamentary election with center-right Prime Minister Taavi Roivas favored to form a new pro-NATO coalition and fend off a challenge by an opposition party that wants better ties with neighboring Russia.
BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON - Western powers are preparing what they say may be their most potent weapon against Moscow's interference in Ukraine - a multi billion dollar aid package to rebuild a near-bankrupt state and realize the European dream cherished by many Ukrainians.
The EU must exhibit a united position to help settle the conflict in eastern Ukraine, Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski has said.
The German embassy has bought 50 mine detectors for the State Emergency Service of Ukraine, the German embassy in Kyiv has reported.
After the approval of the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) Arrangement by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board Ukraine plans to hold talks with creditors on the restructuring of foreign debt, Ukrainian Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko has said.
Bundestag President Norbert Lammert said at a meeting with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko that Germany will consider the ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement on March 27.
President of the Bundestag, the lower house of the German parliament, Norbert Lammert will support the ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement by the German parliament, which is expected to take place before the Eastern Partnership summit in Riga, according to a joint statement of the heads of the Bundestag and the Verkhovna Rada.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged Jews in Europe to move to Israel after a synagogue guard in Copenhagen was among two people shot dead in attacks that stunned the Danish capital.
LONDON - Two attacks shook Copenhagen, with a gunman spraying bullets into a cafe where a Swedish cartoonist who had caricatured the Prophet Mohammad was speaking, followed hours later by a shooting outside the city’s main synagogue early Sunday morning.
Ukrainian Verkhovna Rada Chairman Volodymyr Hroisman expects that a political decision on granting Ukrainian citizens visa-free access to the EU for short-stay visits would be made at an Eastern Partnership summit in Riga on May 21-22.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said on Feb. 12 a forthcoming IMF aid package of $17.5 billion (15.4 billion euros) over the next four years "presupposed very difficult reforms."
Brussels – The current Ukrainian government can be described as one of the most professional in the history of the country, Head of the European Union Advisory Mission for Civilian Security Sector Reform Kalman Mizsei has said.
Ukraine has introduced a new visa free regime for Macedonian citizens, for a stay in Ukraine of less than 90 days. The regime will run from March 16, 2015 until March 15, 2018.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko met with President of Slovenia Borut Pahor in Munich on Feb. 7, the Ukrainian President’s press service has reported.
International donors are planning a conference in Kyiv in April to raise at least $15 billion to help save Ukraine from bankruptcy and rebuild the country, a senior EU official said on Feb. 9.