Kremlin insists on Babich as Russian ambassador to Ukraine

"It is wrong the agreement regarding Babich has been denied," he said, adding that "various diplomatic procedures of preliminary coordination" are normally performed in a "quiet mode," reports with reference to TASS agency. "The Russian side keeps pressing for the known

Ukraine rejected proposed Russian ambassador

Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine Olena Zerkal said that Ukraine has rejected the proposed candidate for the ambassador of the Russian Federation, reports. According to her, the appointment of a new ambassador “was removed from the agenda" at the initiative of Ukraine.

U.S. Senate confirms Marie Yovanovitch as Ambassador to Ukraine, Pyatt moved to Greece

The U.S. Senate has confirmed Marie L. Yovanovitch as a new Ambassador to Ukraine, while Geoffrey R. Payette was moved to Greece, that’s according to a series of tweets by a New York Times journalist David Herszenhorn, UNIAN reports. “Marie L. Yovanovitch

US President announces Marie Yovanovitch as nominee for ambassador to Ukraine

"Marie L. Yovanovitch, a career member of the Foreign Service, class of Minister-Counselor, currently serves as Dean of the School of Language Studies at the Department of State's Foreign Service Institute, a position she has held since 2014," the White House said,