Russia and Moldova agreed to extend the gas supply contract, price for Modldova to drop to $173 for 1 TCM
Ukrainian navy reports its 3 military vessels attacked and illegally seized by Russia in Kerch Strait in November 2018 and returned to Ukraine on Monday had been vandalized and could not move under own power
2 week ago
Amb. Sondland says that telling President Trump in a phone call that Ukrainian President Zelenskiy "loves your ass" does "sound like something that I would say," and adds that he and the president communicate "in a lot of 3- and 4-letter words."
"If we wanted to get anything done with Ukraine, it was apparent we needed to talk to" @RudyGiuliani, testifies @USAmbEU
2 week ago
President Zelensky visited the opening of new footbridge in Stanitsa Luhanska
"By the end of the August, my belief was that if Ukraine did something to demonstrate a serious intention to fight corruption -and specifically addressing Burisma and the 2016 (server issue) - then the hold on military aid would be lifted," testifies @USAmbEU
The FSB says it's caught Russian soldier spying for the Ukrainians
Gordon Sondland, a key ambassador testifying today in the impeachment inquiry, kept Secretary of State Mike Pompeo updated as the Ukraine pressure campaign unfolded
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 11 times.
#ImpeachmentHearings Ambassador #KurtVolker: President Trump held "a chronically negative view" of Ukraine
Volker says Trump was getting a negative and inaccurate view of Ukraine from Giuliani
Volker: "At no time was I aware of, or knowingly took part in, any effort to urge Ukraine to investigate former Vice President Biden." "My role was not some irregular channel, but the official channel" - adds he kept the Secretaries of State & Defense & Bolton "well-informed"
2 week ago
In the afternoon session, #ImpeachmentInquiry testimony from former NSC top Russia expert Tim Morrison and former US special envoy to Ukraine, Kurt Volker
Day 3 of public impeachment hearings continue with Kurt Volker, Former Special Envoy to Ukraine and Tim Morrison, NSC Special Assistant to the President
Schiff: "Ukraine is fighting our fight against the Russians, against their expansionism. That's our fight too that's why we support Ukraine with the military aid that we have"
2 week ago
Vindman says there is no credible evidence for the Republican and Putin-pushed theory that Ukraine interfered in the 2016 election. "It is the consensus of the entire intelligence community that the Russians interfered in U.S. elections in 2016"
Without a signal of support for Ukraine, Russia would be encouraged to "pursue further aggression" that would undermine US & European security, Vindman explains
Both Vindman and Williams say there is nothing behind the theory that Biden did anything wrong with Ukraine policy
After @Schiff asks Williams about a Sept. 18 @[email protected]
call, her counsel interjects that is a classified matter and Williams cannot discuss it in an open hearing
2 week ago
Lt. Colonel Vindman spells out his concerns about the president's July 25 call with Zelenskiy in which Trump pressed for investigations
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 14 times. 1 soldier wounded
Commander of 128th Brigade Korostelev has succumbed of his wounds in Kharkiv hospital
3 week ago
1 wounded as UAV has dropped a grenade on Ukrainian positions near Syze village in Luhansk region next to border with Russian Federation
The Ukrainian Navy confirmed the handover of Ukrainian ships detained in the Kerch Strait in November 2018 by Russia.
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 16 times.
: "All they do is bring up witnesses who didn't witness anything." @KatrinaPierson @SteveHiltonx Nothing matters except the two transcripts of the presidential calls, and the statement of no pressure put out by Ukraine
: Tell Jennifer Williams, whoever that is, to read BOTH transcripts of the presidential calls, & see the just released ststement from Ukraine. Then she should meet with the other Never Trumpers, who I don't know & mostly never even heard of, & work out a better presidential attack
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 15 times. 1 soldier was killed.
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 13 times.
Q: "Mr. President, do you think you're going to get impeached @POTUS: "The press is unbelievably dishonest" by ignoring statement issued by Ukraine president and foreign minister