About: Kostiantyn Yelisieiev

Europe's East 19-06-2015

Ukraine protests Czech MEP’s visit to Crimea

Ukraine denounced Czech MEP Miroslaw Ransdorf's trip to Crimea on Friday (19 June) as “discrediting” to the European Parliament. The Commission said it was up to national authorities to take action in cases which contravene EU sanctions on the Russian territory.
Europe's East 10-11-2014

Senior Brussels official: Ukraine leadership ‘manipulating the EU’

The hard bargaining by Kyiv over gas has left a sour taste in EU circles, and the 28-member bloc is waking up to the need to better defend its interests, senior Brussels sources have said.