Kiev's attempts to support the national machinery has caused discontent of Brussels. The EU Ambassador Matti Maasikas sent to the Prime Minister Denis Shmyhalou and the speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Dmitry Razumkova a warning letter about the inadmissibility of violation of the Association Agreement with the EU. Why the European officials can dictate to the Ukrainian authorities the conditions in the material RIA Novosti.
Brussels is dissatisfied with the resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on procurement of machinery "with a proven degree of localization of production." Maasikas regarded it as "significant violation of the foundations of equal trade and non-discrimination".
The Ukrainian authorities since the beginning of this year spent $ 3.6 million on the construction of the project "the Wall" on the border with Russia just in the year 2020 this project provides for 14.8 million dollars, said on Friday the press-service of state frontier service of the country.
Earlier, the State border service of Ukraine has asked for an additional 4.5 billion hryvnia (about 168,7 million dollars) for construction of the project "the Wall" on the border with Russia.
Ukraine can't defeat Russia in case of war, said the ex-Minister of transport and communications of Ukraine Yevhen Chervonenko in the broadcast channel "112 Ukraine".
This conclusion can be obtained on the basis of mathematics, he explained. The politician also expressed the view that his country could benefit from "consensus" with its Eastern neighbor.
Kyiv court of appeal on Monday questioned former President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in the framework of the appeal against the sentence of former Ukrainian leader Viktor Yanukovych on charges of treason, the interrogation lasted about three hours.
Earlier, the Kiev court of appeal started questioning Poroshenko. He said in court that he considers Yanukovych responsible for the loss of the Crimea to Ukraine.
The ex-President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on Monday said that the policemen on 21 February 2014 during the "euromaidan" left the government quarter itself due to fatigue, not on the orders of former President Viktor Yanukovych.
Earlier, the Kyiv appeal court started the interrogation of the ex-President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. He said in court that he believes Yanukovych is responsible for the loss of Ukraine's Crimea.
Kyiv court of appeals Monday continued the appeal against the sentence to former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych on charges of treason, began questioning the former head of state Petro Poroshenko.
Earlier the court has satisfied the petition of protection of Yanukovych repeated questioning Poroshenko and former Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk in the framework of the appeal against the verdict in the case of treason, the interrogation was scheduled for Monday.
The parliamentary faction "the Opposition platform For life" demands that the Ukrainian authorities have stopped funding the project "the Wall" on the construction of buildings on the border with Russia, and the means directed on social needs of Ukrainians, the press service of political power Friday.
In 2015 the Ukrainian government of Arseniy Yatsenyuk approved the plan of measures on realization of the project "the Wall", which involved the construction of powerful fortifications on the border with Russia. The project was designed for four years and had to manage the budget of 4.1 billion hryvnia (about us $ 150 million). Subsequently, however, the funding for 2015 and 2016 were cut by more than half.
The state Bureau of investigation of Ukraine is considering the possibility of the compulsory drive of the former President of Petro Poroshenko for questioning in connection with the fact that he had previously ignored several subpoenas, said Friday the head of the main investigative Department of the Bureau Nikolai Olympics.
Earlier, the state Bureau of investigation was called in on Friday Poroshenko two interrogation - in the case of the wiretap of his conversation with the former Vice President of the United States Joe Biden, and illegal movement across the border paintings. Poroshenko has ignored these calls. His lawyer Igor Golovan, said that Poroshenko did not come to the interrogation because he was not notified in the correct order.