Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski has said that overcoming the selective justice problem in Ukraine remains one of the conditions for signing the Association Agreement with the European Union.
First Deputy Head of Batkivschyna Party Oleksandr Turchynov has said that the authorities are planning to transfer former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko from Central Clinical Hospital No. 5, where she is undergoing medical treatment, back to prison.
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych insists that the so-called problem of former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko is fully within the judicial bodies' purview, and that presidential powers are not enough in this case.
Kharkiv - Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, who went on a hunger strike in order to demand the Ukraine-EU association, has been consuming nothing but water for the past two days, Tymoshenko's daughter Yevhenia said.
Kharkiv - Ukraine's former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko will be able to meet with her daughter Yevhenia Tymoshenko, who is also her defense lawyer, as an exception, Ihor Kolpaschykov, the head of the Kanachivska penal colony, said.
Jailed Ukrainian opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko went on a hunger strike Tuesday in solidarity with thousands of pro-European protesters outraged with the ex-Soviet state's shock decision to scrap a key EU pact.
The fiery co-leader of the 2004 pro-Western Orange Revolution made her announcement in a letter read out Monday night to 20,000 EU integration supporters who thronged central Kiev for the second day running.
The daughter of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, Yevhenia Tymoshenko, has called on German Chancellor Angela Merkel not to give up the fight for the release of the Ukrainian ex-premier.
Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has given three pieces of advice to President Viktor Yanukovych, which she said can save the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement.
Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has asked President Viktor Yanukovych to hold a meeting of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine and pass a decision to sign the Association Agreement with the EU.
Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has again topped the eighth ranking of the 100 most influential Ukrainian women according to the Focus magazine.
Lately I am forced to watch as Viktor Yanukovych shamelessly uses Ukraine’s foreign policy as a bargaining chip. The one who offers him the stronger guarantee of preservation of power will win the poker hand that will decide the future of any entire nation. For several months now, Europe and majority of Ukrainians have been losing this game. We must urgently change our battle tactic so as not to not lose our European future.
I am making the following request to the parliamentary opposition:
Ukraine’s parliament failed on Nov. 21 to pass any law that would have allowed jailed opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko to go for medical treatment abroad, dealing a serious blow to the country’s chances of signing a landmark deal with the European Union later this month.
The EU and Ukraine are planning an association agreement, but a major sticking point is the imprisonment of former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko. Diplomats still hope Ukraine will sign by the end of next week.
The Batkivschyna faction in Ukraine's parliament has sent requests to the embassies of European countries, and the United States asking them to confirm or deny reports that former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko allegedly has millions on bank accounts in these countries.
With only nine days until the Eastern Partnership Summit in Vilnius, Lithuania, Ukraine’s political opposition is willing to meet almost any of the ruling Party of Regions’ conditions for freeing imprisoned ex-Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko to receive medical treatment in Germany.
The leader of the Ukrainian opposition in parliament has not been allowed to meet with jailed former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko.
Zaporizhia - Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has said he will sign a planned law to allow convicts to undergo medical treatment abroad if it is passed by parliament but warned against such a law offering "a technology for the evasion of prosecution."
A meeting of the Committee on Legislative Support of Law Enforcement, which is currently considering the bill on treatment of prisoners abroad, will take place at 14:30 on Monday, Nov. 18, the head of the committee, Andriy Kozhemiakin, has said.
Representatives of the opposition parliamentary factions at the working group for drawing up a bill on the treatment of convicts abroad have registered in the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, another bill amending some laws of Ukraine on humanization of the execution of some punishments.
They came, they shouted, they left without coming to an agreement.