The parties of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Kyiv's Mayor Vitaly Klitschko have merged ahead of local elections in October.
KYIV - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that an agreement was reached during his visit to Brussels on representatives of the EU Police and Security Committee visiting Ukraine in September to verify the implementation of the Minsk agreements.
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has signed the decree on approving the National Strategy on Human Rights to improve the actions of the state to ensure and confirm human rights and freedoms in Ukraine.
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has ordered the Defenders of Ukraine Day to be organized for October 14 of this year, the presidential press service has reported.
President Petro Poroshenko has marked Ukraine's independence day, warning of the need to act carefully in the next year in the face of 'Russian aggression'.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko stated Kyiv has fulfilled the key provisions of the peace agreements and expects the same from Russia, the presidential press service has reported.
At a military parade in Kyiv, President Petro Poroshenko accused Russia of sending military backup to pro-Moscow rebels.
President Petro Poroshenko said on Monday Ukraine was facing a precarious year, warning that Russia had several strategies to undermine Kyiv's attempts to move towards Europe.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko allows for the possibility of an in-depth militant offensive into the Ukrainian territory.
Ukraine has lost nearly 2,100 Ukrainian soldiers in fighting in east Ukraine.
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of Ukraine on the eve of their Independence Day (August 24, 2015).
CHUHUYEV - There will be no obstacles for holding local elections in Donetsk and Luhansk regions if only the Minsk accords are implemented, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said.
CHUHUYEV - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko does not deem necessary a decree announcing the seventh mobilization wave in the near future.
CHUHUYEV - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that a military threat to Ukraine from the east will persist for decades to come so the sixth wave of mobilization is likely to be not the last one.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has said that at present moment probability of escalation of the situation in Donbas is getting higher due to forthcoming Independence Day of Ukraine.
KHARKIV - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that he favors setting up of a professional contract army in Ukraine, but the country shouldn't refuse of the conscription under war conditions.
Around 5,000 law enforcement officers will be providing public order in Kyiv on Independence Day on August 24, Kyiv police chief Oleksandr Tereschuk said.
The presidential administration has released a report on the events which will mark the Day of the State Flag and the Independence Day of Ukraine.
European Commission chief Jean Claude Juncker will hold talks in Brussels with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko about the tattered ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, the commission said August 21.
Petro Poroshenko Bloc Member of Parliament Andriy Antonyschak was hurt after clashes occurred between Polish and Ukrainian football fans on Thursday, the press service of the party reported on Friday.