Tag: Petro Poroshenko

staffJanuary 18, 2018

Ukraine declares Russian occupation in eastern region

Ukraine’s far eastern region is “occupied” by Russia, the parliament announced on Thursday, as Moscow warned the declaration could reignite ...

staffMay 16, 2017

Ukraine’s Poroshenko to block Russian social networks

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has imposed a ban on Russia’s biggest social media networks and internet services popular with millions. ...

staffMarch 15, 2017

Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held areas

Ukrainian authorities have halted all cargo traffic with separatist-held areas in the east of the country, demanding that pro-Russian rebels ...

staffFebruary 27, 2017

Donbass leaders threaten to take control over Ukrainian plants if blockade remains

The heads of the self-proclaimed republics of Donetsk and Lugansk have threatened to take control of Ukrainian enterprises on their ...