April 21, 2019 4:31 pm
Opinion surveys ahead of the vote have shown 53-year-old President Petro Poroshenko trailing far behind comic actor Volodymyr Zelenskiy, reflecting public dismay with endemic corruption, a moribund economy and a five-year fight against Russia-backed insurgents in the country's east.
November 26, 2018 10:49 am
Petro Poroshenko said the parliament on Monday could decide whether to approve martial law, which would restrict civil liberties and give state institutions greater power.
May 24, 2018 10:00 am
Trump met with Poroshenko at the White House on June 20, 2017, in what was officially called a "drop-by" visit after the Ukrainian leader's separate talks with VP Mike Pence.
June 20, 2017 11:56 am
Poroshenko praised the U.S. Senate for the decision to introduce new sanctions against Russia, saying that sanctions were a civilized mechanism "to force the aggressor to get away from Ukraine", withdraw troops and equipment.
November 24, 2016 3:05 pm
Three years after a pro-EU uprising overthrew Ukraine's pro-Russian president, Poroshenko will be in Brussels for an EU-Ukraine summit where he will be told he must do more to earn closer relations with the bloc.
April 30, 2016 1:52 am
Under the agreement with Antonov, Reliance and Antonov will jointly bid for the Medium Military Transport Aircraft programme of HAL.
February 18, 2016 8:48 am
December 11, 2014 10:47 am
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Russia must honour a little-respected cease-fire agreement signed in September.
October 27, 2014 4:01 pm
Results with 30 percent of the precincts reporting had PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk's People's Front leading with 21.7 percent of the vote.
September 29, 2014 5:06 pm
Violence has continued despite a cease-fire declared on September 5.
February 23, 2016 6:13 pm
February 17, 2016 4:54 pm