July 07, 2014 21:55
Ukraine govt forces control border with Russia all long its perimeter - Kyiv
KYIV. July 7 (Interfax) - The Russian-Ukrainian border all along its perimeter, including the earlier problematical stretch in the Luhansk region, is under the tight control of the Ukrainian Armed Forces and State Border Service, said Mykhailo Koval, deputy secretary of the National Security and Defense Council.
"Immediately after the ceasefire ended and the law enforcement operation entered an active phase, the entire border was shut to prevent attempts to transport heavy weapons into Ukraine across the border. Even in the Luhansk region the border is under full control of the armed forces and border guards," Koval said in an interview with Channel 5, broadcast on Monday evening.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)
March 03, 2015
Russia political and economic calendar: March 3
March 02, 2015
Russian gas exports to Donbas in line with Gazprom-Naftogaz deal - minister
UKRAINE PARLIAMENT AMENDS 2015 BUDGET TO MATCH DEAL WITH IMF
Diplomats from all EU countries to attend Nemtsov memorial ceremony
Tensions erupt on Armenian-Azeri border - Yerevan
Moscow criticizes, partially backs UN human rights report on Ukraine
NATO stoking conflict in Ukraine - Russia's NATO envoy
Situation getting back to normal - Donetsk republic
Donetsk republic reports 20 violations of truce on Sunday
Withdrawal observed but can't be verified - OSCE monitoring mission
Senior Russian diplomat slams UN human rights report on Ukraine
Kyiv not fulfilling Minsk accords except heavy arms pullout - Basurin
MOSCOW: NOT ALL ASSESSMENTS OF UKRAINE HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION BY UN MONITORS OBJECTIVE
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has given an interview with Interfax, in which he summed up the results of this foreign policy year and spoke about the priorities of Russian diplomacy in 2015
Germany‘s E.ON is spinning its Russian business off to a "New Company" which will be transferred to the company‘s shareholders, with plans to list it in 2016. Apart from the Russia business, the new company will receive all of E.ON‘s conventional energy assets. E.ON itself will focus on renewable energy and innovation. Johannes Teyssen, E.ON‘s CEO, told Interfax in an interview of the logic behind the decision and its implications for the concern‘s Russian subsidiary OJSC E.ON Russia.
Australian Ambassador to Russia Paul Myler has given an interview to Interfax ahead of the G20 summit in Brisbane in which he speaks about the MH17 crash, the reasons for joining the West‘s sanctions against Russia and explained why Australia expects changes in Russia‘s food policy by March 2015.