One of the members of security watchdog of OSCE monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine was killed, another two were injured after their car struck a mine near Luhansk.Read More
China also welcomes the decision of the European Union to liberalize the visa regime with Ukraine.
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) does not rule out Russia’s suspension from participation in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2018, but the decision can be made only after the song contest in Kiev in May.
In the Italian city of Verona at the wine exhibition Vinitaly the Russians were forced to remove wines from the annexed Crimea from their booth.
The proposal to grant visa-free regime to Ukraine, that the European Commission made at a plenary session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, was supported by an absolute majority of votes: 521 deputies voted for, 75 against, and 36 abstained.
The commander of the United States European Command, and Supreme Commander of NATO Allied Command Operations, General Curtis Scaparotti called for supplying lethal defensive weapons to Ukraine.
The former deputy chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarch stressed that no one should betray Russia.
As reported by Vesti Ukraina, Denis Voronenkov was killed near Premier Palace hotel in Kiev downtown. Chief of Kiev police Andrei Krischenko says it was an assassination.
One of the former leaders of the “Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Donetsk People’s Republic” Boris Borisov said that one of the founders of the DPR Vladimir Makovich died on March 12th in Donetsk.
Yulia Samoilova performed in the Crimea after its annexation by Russia.