France’s Macron, Poroshenko hopeful of progress on resolving Ukraine conflict

Both Macron and Poroshenko said they expected a new "Normandy format" meeting on Ukraine - involving Germany, France, Ukraine and Russia - to be held by late June or early July, before a G20 summit due July 7-8, according to Reuters. Poroshenko

Russia may seize U.S. property if its own compounds not returned

The Russian daily Kommersant newspaper, citing unnamed diplomatic sources, said on Friday that Moscow wanted the compounds back before a possible meeting at the G20 in Germany in July between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Trump, according to Reuters. In December, then

Russia, Ukraine, Germany, France may meet on G20 sidelines: Lavrov

The G20 of the world's largest developed and developing countries will hold their annual summit on Sept. 4-5 in the city of Hangzhou, Reuters reports. Lavrov told journalists that the proposal to hold the four-way meeting came from Kyiv and that Russia