Protest held in Madrid against NATO intervention in Ukraine conflict
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Negotiation only way for solving Ukraine crisis -- Project Syndicate
WASHINGTON, March 26 (Xinhua) -- As the crisis in Ukraine drags on, so does the need for negotiations, Project Syndicate has said in a report. Despite the failure to make progress in talks between Ukraine and Russia, a negotiated settlement is the only way forward, said the report published on...
Ukraine sets up 7 humanitarian corridors
KIEV, March 24 (Xinhua) -- Ukraine set up seven humanitarian corridors on Thursday to evacuate civilians, the government-run Ukrinform news agency reported, citing Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Iryna Vereshchuk. At a media briefing, Vereshchuk said 45 buses are set to evacuate civilians from...
Russia announces expulsion of US diplomats in retaliation
MOSCOW, March 23 (Xinhua) -- Russia said Wednesday that it is expelling U.S. diplomats in response to Washington's recent expulsion of Russian diplomats from the United Nations (UN). The Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement that it summoned a senior diplomat of the U.S. embassy in Moscow...
Russia not to initiate reconciliation with West: Lavrov
MOSCOW, March 19 (Xinhua) -- Russia remains open to cooperation with Western countries, but will not initiate an improvement in the relations with them, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Saturday. "Let's see how they will get out of the impasse they have driven themselves into. Their...
Conflict in Ukraine adds to global food security threat: WFP
GENEVA, March 18 (Xinhua) -- The World Food Programme (WFP) on Friday warned that the ongoing conflict in Ukraine is further threatening global food security, with food prices already at an all-time high. Jakob Kern, the WFP's Emergency Coordinator for Ukraine, told an online press conference...
Zelensky warns Russia of 'high price' of conflict with Ukraine
KIEV, March 18 (Xinhua) -- Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky warned on Friday that Russia will pay a "high price" for its conflict with Ukraine, the presidential press service said. "By attacking us, they will destroy everything that Russian society has achieved over the past 25 years,"...
Ukraine's positions at peace talks with Russia remain unchanged: Ukraine's presidential advisor
KIEV, March 18 (Xinhua) -- Ukraine's positions at the peace talks with Russia remain unchanged, Ukrainian Presidential Advisor Mykhailo Podolyak said on Friday. "Our positions remain unchanged: a ceasefire, the withdrawal of troops and strict security guarantees with specific formulas," Podolyak,...
No breakthrough in third round of Russia-Ukraine talks
Photo taken on March 7, 2022 shows a view of the third round of talks between Russian and Ukrainian delegations at the Belovezhskaya Pushcha. [Photo/Xinhua] KYIV/MOSCOW - Russian and Ukrainian negotiators failed to achieve major breakthrough during their third round of peace talks in Belarus on M
Russia says military operation not aimed to destroy Ukraine
Senior official elaborates on China's stance on Ukraine situation
Yang Jiechi, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Monday elaborated on China's position on the situation in Ukraine during his meeting with U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan in Rome.
Putin, Macron, Scholz discuss Ukraine crisis over phone
MOSCOW, March 12 (Xinhua) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Saturday, and urged them to influence the Kiev authorities to stop "criminal acts" of Ukrainian "nationalist battalions," according...
Fighting rages outside Kyiv, more humanitarian corridors to open
01:17 Conflict raged northwest of Kyiv on Saturday with the Ukrainian side saying it hopes to open 15 new humanitarian corridors on Saturday, including those from the besieged port of Mariupol.Russian ground forces are reported to be
Russia-Ukraine conflict halts half of world's neon output for chips
Semiconductor chips are seen on a circuit board of a computer in illustration picture taken on February 25, 2022. /Reuters Ukraine's two leading suppliers of neon, which produce about half the world's supply of the key ingredient for making chips, have halted their operations
Pentagon team revived to speed up arms deliveries to Ukraine and allies
Possible meeting between Putin, Zelensky not ruled out: Kremlin
BEIJING, March 12 (Xinhua) -- The Russia-Ukraine conflict continues on Saturday as relevant parties are working to broker a peaceful solution. Following are the latest developments of the situation: Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday that a possible meeting between Russian President...
US to revoke Russia's most-favored nation status amid Ukraine crisis
EU unveils more sanctions but refuses Ukraine's appeal for fast-track membership
Charles Michel, Emmanuel Macron and Ursula von der Leyen arrive for a news conference after an informal summit of EU leaders at the Palace of Versailles./Sarah Meyssonnier/Reuters The European Union will suspend Moscow's privileged trade and economic treatment, crack down on
Russia sees 'positive shifts' in talks, Ukraine says at 'strategic turning point'
Russia on Friday noted "positive shifts" in talks with Ukraine while Ukraine said it had reached a "strategic turning point," two weeks into the conflict between the two neighbors. Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday there had been some progress in Moscow's talks with Ukraine, but...