Crimea

19 Aug, 2021 10:24
Even those with Soviet background will gladly rejoin Ukraine, – Zelensky

Ukraine's president Volodymyr Zelensky says people in occupied Crimea will 'gladly welcome Ukrainian authority'.

19 Aug, 2021 10:00
No way out except direct talks with Putin, – Zelensky on political prisoners in Crimea

The President of Ukraine states the issue of the release of Crimean political prisoners is currently ‘completely slowed down’. Moreover, the only way out of this situation may be direct talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

13 Aug, 2021 09:39
‘Appropriation and destruction of cultural heritage’, Ukraine files report to International Criminal Court on Russia’ crimes in Crimea

Ukraine pushes for investigation of Russia's violent acts against cultural heritage cites in Crimea.

1 Jul, 2021 20:28
Verkhovna Rada abolishes Crimea free-trade zone

MPs pull the plug on Crimea free-trade zone policy to remove discriminatory norms imposed on Ukrainians residing on the Russia-annexed pennisula.

21 Jun, 2021 17:24
Russia’s Defence Minister orders to ‘strengthen’ military presence in occupied Crimea

Russian Federation Defence Minister Sergey Shoygu gave the order to strengthen Russian military presence in occupied Crimea.

5 May, 2021 11:19
 ‘It is still possible’, State Border Service chief on Russia staging attack from Crimea

In his interview to ‘RBC Ukraine’, Serhiy Deyneko, chief of Ukraine’s State Border Service, said that Russia’s offensive coming from annexed Crimea was still a possible scenario.

16 Apr, 2021 15:29
Zelensky on the future of occupied Crimea and Donbas: ‘It will be worse than Chornobyl’

Occupied Crimea and Donbas "will not be happy without Ukraine", says the Volodymyr Zelensky president.