Ukraine Central Bank introduces sanctions against ‘daughters’ of Russian banks

"The National Bank has developed Resolution No. 25, aimed at ensuring the implementation of sanctions applied to the banks specified in the decision of the National Security and Defense Council," NBU said in a statement, reports with reference to Ukrainska

Ukraine News Today Mar. 16, 2017: EU Commission approves EUR 600 mln in aid to Ukraine; Militants launch 91 attacks, 4 soldiers wounded in Donbas; President approves sanctions against Russian banks

ATO HQ reports 91 enemy attacks, 4 soldiers wounded in Donbas in last day Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 91 times in the past 24 hours, with four Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action, according to the

Ukraine News Today Mar. 15, 2017: Ukraine halts all movement of goods across contact line in Donbas; Ryanair to launch 11 flights from Kyiv, Lviv in October; Militants transport Ukrainian coal from occupied Donbas to Russia

Ukraine halts all movement of goods across contact line in Donbas The National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine on Wednesday decided to stop the movement of goods across the line of demarcation in the zone of the Anti-Terrorist Operation, considering the earlier

Ukraine News Today Mar. 1, 2017: Militants take control over 40 Ukrainian enterprises; Electricity tariffs raised by 30% from March; Fighting escalates in Donbas with 2 soldiers killed, 2 wounded

Electricity tariffs for public 2.6-30.2% up from March From March 1, 2017, electricity tariffs for private households increased by 2.6-30.2% depending on the volume of consumption compared with the rates being in force since September 1, 2016, reports with reference to

Russian transport supervision service blocks 152 Ukrainian cargo trucks

On February 15, the Russian Federal Service for Supervision on Transport (Rostransnadzor) reported that 152 truck with Ukrainian registration were detained on Russian territory, reports.

End to blackout: power supply to Crimea resumed

Yesterday, the repair brigades connected the transmission line Kakhovska-Titan to the power grid of Ukraine and resumed the electricity transfer to Crimea On 00:08 of Tuesday the power supply was resumed on the line to Crimea, reports with reference to the

Crimea will not accept electricity from Ukraine in case of attempts to resume the supply – Aksyonov

Crimean authorities refuse to receive electricity from Ukraine in case of the renewal of supply. Sergey Aksyonov, the head of the Russian occupation authority in Crimea, said it in an interview with the local edition Kryminform, commenting on the agreement between

Crimea blackout: the repair crew has resumed the electricity supply to the peninsula today

At 14:00 today, Kherson Regional State Administration held a meeting of the operational staff with the activists of the blockade and Lenur Islyamov. The participants agreed to resume the electricity supply to the peninsula on the line Kakhovska-Titan, reports with the

Crimean Russian government said they will fire for effect at the activists of the planned sea blockade

First Vice-Premier of the Russian government of Crimea Mikhail Sheremet warned the organizers of the blockade of the peninsula to quit their plans on a sea blockade of the peninsula, because at any attempt the Russian border guards will shoot to kill. According

Blockade of Crimea: activists plan a sea blockade of the peninsula

Crimean Tatars are ready to add discomfort to the Russian occupation authorities by introducing a sea blockade of Crimea to the existing food and electricity. Coordinator of the civil campaign "The blockade of the Crimea" Lenur Islyamov said that they plan a