The agreement was reached in a telephone call between Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva.Full Story
Testimony at the hearings put a spotlight on Trump’s decision to give Giuliani an outsized role to shape U.S. policy toward Ukraine.Full Story
Fiona Hill testified before a House Intelligence Committee hearing as part of the impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump.
The summit will be the first time the leaders of the four countries have met in more than three years and will follow a series of confidence-building measures by Kiev and Moscow.
Back in November 2018, Moscow seized two Ukrainian gunboats and a tugboat in as they headed through the Kerch Strait.
The start of the impeachment process has not altered US voter opinions about Trump yet.
The House Democratic committees have also scheduled depositions for five Department of State officials in the next two weeks.
Even within Republican voters, support for impeachment has increased over the last four days.
Asset freeze and travel restrictions, which have been applied to 170 Russian persons and 44 entities, were extended until March 15, 2020.
After the prisoner exchange, President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky spoke on the phone.
A triumphant Volodymyr Zelenskiy said he would invite the staunchly pro-Western Voice party, led by rock star Sviatoslav Vakarchuk, for coalition talks.