Kiev halves water supplies to LPR from another pumping station — LPR negotiatorWorld December 03, 0:50
Civilian wounded by Ukrainian sniper near Gorlovka — agencyWorld December 03, 0:31
Reconciliation agreements signed with 6 Syrian settlements — Russian Defense MinistryWorld December 02, 23:50
Russia doesn't understand why Kiev still continues operation in Donbass — LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 02, 22:59
Russian field engineers take off for Syria to take part in Aleppo demining operationMilitary & Defense December 02, 21:24
Putin praises Hermitage Museum for its efforts in restoring PalmyraSociety & Culture December 02, 21:03
Lavrov says 'Crimea is not a problem, it is a part of Russia'Russian Politics & Diplomacy December 02, 20:42
Russian top diplomat says Syria cannot repeat Libya’s fateRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 02, 19:53
Key facts about the '90s price liberalization in RussiaBusiness & Economy December 02, 19:46
KIEV, February 19. /TASS/. The European Union plans to grant Kiev €2.1 billion in macro-economic assistance this year, EU Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Johannes Hahn said at a meeting with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, the presidential press office reported on Thursday.
The meeting discussed the implementation of the EU-Ukraine association agreement and reforms under way in the country.
The EU envoy confirmed Europe’s readiness to provide expert and financial assistance for the continuation of the reforms.
Poroshenko said he perceived the EU commissioner’s visit as "proof of the European Commission’s support for the Ukrainian authorities’ reformation efforts and as evidence of united Europe’s solidarity with the Ukrainian people in the most difficult times of our history."