NATO to boost political and economic support for Ukraine.
Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk 9M38M1 anti-aircraft missile on July 17, 2014, Dutch Safety Board chairman Tjibbe Joustra said on Oct. 13 during a presentation of the board's report on the crash.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatseniuk has said he has no doubt that Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by Russian special forces from territory controlled by separatist militants in Donbas.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has stressed the necessity of developing and introduction new requirements of the International Civil Aviation Association (ICAO) concerning measures which should be taken at times 'hybrid war', during the annexation of territory belonging to a sovereign state, and activity related to this.
Donetsk jouranlist Oleksiy Matsuka covered his month with a card that displays his name and home city of Donetsk as he posed for a photograph to protest his inability to vote in the Oct. 25 local elections.
The Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine (PGO) is verifying information about the shooting of Maidan activists from Hotel Ukraine in February 2014.
Preliminary findings released last year found that the plane had been shot down.
Russian experts have provided the international commission investigating the July 17, 2014 Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash in Ukraine with documents concerning Buk missiles that were produced in the Soviet Union, including classified information, Mikhail Malyshevsky, an advisor to the general designer of Russia's missile systems manufacturer Almaz-Antey, has said.
Representatives of the Ukrainian section of the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of Ceasefire (JCCC) in Donbas recently held a meeting with commanders of Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) forces and discussed violations of the Minsk agreements by separatist militants and shell attacks on the positions of the Ukrainian military near Donetsk airport, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry reported on its website.
Hours before the Dutch Safety Board published its final report on why Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 broke up over Ukraine in 2014, killing all 298 people on board, Russia delivered its own version of what happened, laying blame for the disaster squarely on Ukraine.
Members of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Mission, the Joint Center for Control and Coordination and the Defense Ministry of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) have arrived at Donetsk airport to look for the dead bodies of soldiers killed in fighting there, an Interfax correspondent reported from the site.
A Russian state-controlled missile-maker says its own investigation of last year's crash of the MH17 airliner over rebel eastern Ukraine contradicts conclusions from a Dutch probe.
One way to define Barack Obama’s foreign policy is as a Doctrine of Restraint. It is clear, not least to the Kremlin, that this president is skeptical of the efficacy of military force, wary of foreign interventions that may become long-term commitments, convinced the era of American-imposed solutions is over, and inclined to see the United States as less an indispensable power than an indispensable partner. He has, in effect, been talking down American power.
President Obama, during an oddly confrontational 60 minutes interview on Syria, managed to slip in a pretty good jab at Russian President Vladimir Putin.
He was responding to a question from interviewer Steve Kroft. Much of the DC punditry has hailed Putin's military intervention in Syria as brilliant and bold, complaining that Putin's predilection for action — even when that action is self-defeating — makes him a better leader than Obama.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon have discussed the possibility of creating new mechanisms to facilitate the United Nations' involvement in efforts to settle the situation in Donbas.
As of Oct. 12, Ukrainian agrarians harvested 47.213 million tonnes of grains and pulses throughout the areas of 12.385 million hectares, or 85 percent of the plan.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has extended the final terms of selling shares in energy companies, Odesa Port-Side Plant, Sumykhimprom and Ivano-Frankivsk Locomotive Repair Plant at a tender by six months.
A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was downed by a Buk missile launcher on July 2014 which originated from Russia, Bellingcat open source investigations website has reported.
The Ukrainian military continue to equip their positions in Donbas taking advantage of the ongoing lull, the press service of the Ukrainian army operation in the country's eastern regions said on its Facebook account on Oct. 13.