About: Minsk talks

Politics 19-01-2018

Kazakhstan likely to host future Ukraine talks

One of the major highlights of Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarayev's visit to the US was an exchange of remarks with Donald Trump that suggested the Minsk talks on Ukraine may be moved to the Kazakh capital, Astana.
Enlargement 04-09-2017

Ukraine reform plans: Away from Russia and towards European integration

Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Ivanna Klympush-Tsynadze, tasked with European integration, described in an interview the importance of the country's Association Agreement with the EU. EURACTIV Spain reports.
Les dirigeants européens avec le président Lukashenko, le 12 février à Minsk [Photo Kremlin]
Europe's East 20-02-2015

EU no longer sees Lukashenko as ‘last dictator’

Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko's hosting of Ukraine peace talks may have a side effect at home - helping thaw relations between the European Union and a man the West calls "Europe's last dictator".
Global Europe 12-02-2015

Minsk marathon talks end up with ceasefire agreement

The leaders of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine have agreed a deal to end fighting in eastern Ukraine, participants at the summit talks said today (12 February). The 17-hour marathon talks delayed the EU summit which is expected to begin at 3 PM in Brussels.
Europe's East 11-02-2015

Renewed Ukraine fighting undermines Minsk talks

Rockets killed more than 10 civilians and soldiers deep in Ukrainian government-held territory on Tuesday (10 February) and rebels pushed on with an assault on an army-held rail junction, setbacks that showed Kyiv's position worsening on the eve of peace talks.