Ukraine urges EU not to weaken the sanctions until the Russian side does not reimburse the losses caused to our country.
Active military actions are under way at the airport to release objects occupied by militants. Militants conducted around 100 attacks on Ukrainian positions in past 24 hours. Militants units have shelled Ukrainian army positions and Donbas populated areas 35 times since 1800 on Sunday and the total number of attacks on Ukrainian army positions stood at 99 over the past day, the anti-terrorist operation press center said on January 19.
Ukrainian president promises to return Donbas
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said he is convinced that the Ukrainian administration will restore its control over the whole territory of Donbas.
Kyiv urges Moscow to sign schedule of Minsk accords implementation
Ukraine has asked the Russian Federation to sign the schedule of the implementation of the Minsk agreements, as well as to observe the ceasefire starting from January 19, the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine said."Russia has withdrawn its signature from this document. Today, Ukraine has once again appealed to the Russian Federation with a proposal to sign a schedule of the implementation of the Minsk agreements in the same wording as they were signed on November 13 and ensure a ceasefire starting from January 19," the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry added.