Russia’s offer on peacekeepers in Donbas contains elements harmful to Ukraine – US Special Envoy
16 September 2017

Russia’s offer on peacekeepers in Donbas contains elements harmful to Ukraine – US Special Envoy

Russia’s proposals on the deployment of the UN peacekeepers mission in Donbas includes elements that are harmful to Ukraine, the US Department of State Special Envoy to the Ukraine peace talks, Kurt...
16 September 2017
Санкції проти Росії можна послабити після введення на Донбас миротворців ООН з повноцінним мандатом, - Андерс Фог Расмуссен

Санкції проти Росії можна послабити після введення на Донбас миротворців ООН з повноцінним мандатом, - Андерс Фог Расмуссен

Партнери України можуть послабити санкції проти Росії після введення на Донбас миротворців ООН з повноцінним мандатом, заявляє засновник Rasmussen Global, 12-й Генеральний секретар НАТО (2009-2014), прем’єр-міністр Данії (2001-2009) Андерс Фог Расмуссен на 14-тій Щорічній зустрічі Ялтинської Європейської Стратегії (YES), організованій Фондом Віктора Пінчука.

16 September 2017
Ukraine cannot join NATO while there are hostilities in Donbas – Munich Security Conference chairman

Ukraine cannot join NATO while there are hostilities in Donbas – Munich Security Conference chairman

Ukraine's accession to NATO is impossible as long as there are hostilities in Donbas, the chairman of the Munich Security Conference, Professor at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin and member of the YES Board, Wolfgang Ischinger, has said.

16 September 2017
NATO needs to decide on Ukraine’s potential membership – Arseniy Yatseniuk

NATO needs to decide on Ukraine’s potential membership – Arseniy Yatseniuk

NATO needs to decide whether it is prepared to accept Ukraine as a member, said former Prime Minister of Ukraine (2014-2016), Arseniy Yatsenyuk, at the 14th Annual Meeting of Yalta European Strategy (YES), organised by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.

16 September 2017
Russia’s return to democracy requires more than simply “switching off” propaganda – Pavlo Klimkin

Russia’s return to democracy requires more than simply “switching off” propaganda – Pavlo Klimkin

In order to bring Russia back to a democratic system, it is not enough to simply “switch off” propaganda since Russian society is entrenched in authoritarianism, according to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Pavlo Klimkin.

16 September 2017
Discussion on the findings of the survey by KANTAR PUBLIC for the Yalta European Strategy (YES)

Discussion on the findings of the survey by KANTAR PUBLIC for the Yalta European Strategy (YES)

Natalie Jaresko, Executive Director, Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico

"One should not make any final conclusions about Europeans' perceptions of Ukraine based on these findings. These results contain many aspects of fatigue regarding EU enlargement. Certainly, there are things we can change and it is now up to our diplomats. However, we should not jump to conclusions that the attitude towards Ukraine is taking a turn for the worse."

16 September 2017
Peace can only be achieved with willing partners – Tony Blair

Peace can only be achieved with willing partners – Tony Blair

Peace can only be achieved if all parties involved want peace, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1997-2007) Tony Blair believes.

16 September 2017

58% Europeans support Ukraine’s joining NATO, and 48% are for Ukraine’s joining the European Union: findings of an opinion poll by KANTAR PUBLIC, commissioned by Yalta European Strategy (YES)

58% Europeans support Ukraine’s joining NATO, and only 48% are for Ukraine’s joining the European Union. This is evidenced by the findings of an opinion poll held by KANTAR PUBLIC and commissioned by Yalta European Strategy (YES).

16 September 2017
Ukraine urgently needs judicial tools to prosecute corrupt officials – Volodymyr Groysman

Ukraine urgently needs judicial tools to prosecute corrupt officials – Volodymyr Groysman

Ukraine urgently needs to set up an efficient, independent judicial body to prosecute corrupt officials, Ukrainian Prime Minister, Volodymyr Groysman has said at the 14th Yalta European Strategy Annual Meeting organized by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.

16 September 2017
Government has not stepped back from its intention to implement land reform

Government has not stepped back from its intention to implement land reform

The Ukrainian Government has not stepped back from its intention to implement land reform, said the Prime Minister of Ukraine, Volodymyr Groysman, at the 14th Annual Meeting of Yalta European Strategy (YES) organised by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.

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William Clinton
William Clinton, 4th Yalta Annual Meeting, 2007
«Yalta meeting has to become a conference of unification»