Ukraine government - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Ukraine government Former Trump campaign chairman to register as foreign agent WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort will register with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for lobbying work he did on behalf of political interests in Ukraine, led at the time by a pro-Russian political party, his spokesman said Wednesday. Manafort is the second Trump campaign adviser to have to registe... Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:10:00 GMT 2017-04-13T00:10:00Z Ukraine foreign minister urges continued sanctions on Russia WASHINGTON (AP) — Ukraine's foreign minister told U.S. senators on Tuesday that sanctions against Russia shouldn't be eased and possibly should be ratcheted up as Moscow escalates its military aggression against its western neighbor. Testifying with representatives from other Eastern European countries affected by Russia's belligerence, Pavlo Klimkin told... Tue, 07 Mar 2017 23:23:00 GMT 2017-03-07T23:23:00Z Court meets on Ukraine tax chief's $74M embezzlement case MINSK, Belarus (AP) — A court in Kiev was hearing motions Monday on the $74 million embezzlement case against Ukraine's top tax official. Roman Nasirov, chief of the Ukrainian Fiscal Service, was detained over the weekend and instantly reported heart problems. His detention expired late Sunday, and Nasirov, lying on a stretcher, spent the night in the courtroom. Outside, doz... Mon, 06 Mar 2017 12:49:00 GMT 2017-03-06T12:49:00Z From backrooms to banquet, top envoys seek to engage US BONN, Germany (AP) — Envoys from leading global powers called Thursday for greater cooperation to tackle current conflicts and prevent future crises, pushing back against the isolationist tendencies that some diplomats fear could flourish with the new U.S. administration. Speaking after a meeting of top diplomats from the 20 largest industrialized and eme... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:33:00 GMT 2017-02-16T20:33:00Z US secretary of state says Russia must honor Ukraine deal BONN, Germany (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Thursday that Russia must abide by a 2015 deal aimed at ending fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists as the Trump administration searches for ways to work cooperatively with Moscow. The former Exxon Mobil CEO spoke after meeting Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:41:00 GMT 2017-02-16T14:41:00Z Group calls for cease-fire amid upsurge in Ukraine fighting AVDIIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — Freezing residents of an eastern Ukraine town battered by an upsurge in fighting between government troops and Russia-backed rebels flocked to a humanitarian aid center Wednesday to receive food and warm up. Heavy fighting around government-held Avdiivka, just north of the rebel-stronghold city of Donetsk, began over the weekend a... Wed, 01 Feb 2017 21:06:00 GMT 2017-02-01T21:06:00Z The Latest: Trump to skip dinner with Washington elite WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST): 8:25 p.m. The White House says President Donald Trump is skipping the annual Alfalfa Club dinner Saturday. His decision is a break with presidential tradition. Every White House occupant since Ronald Reagan has shown up at the black-tie affair to rub elbows and share laughs with Washington's elite. ... Sat, 28 Jan 2017 01:26:00 GMT 2017-01-28T01:26:00Z