In the spotlight: National security council, cabinet approve Privatbank's nationalisation; Parliament adopts 2017 budget; UN General Assembly passes resolution on Crimea; EU approves mechanism which can unblock visa-free travel for Ukrainians
In the spotlight: Ukraine says Russian troops withdrawal must precede political settlement; PACE formally recognizes Russian aggression against Ukraine – resolution; Putin admits Russia's participation in Donbas
In the spotlight: Ukraine, militants pull out troops in two front-line areas; Russia presses official espionage charges against Ukrainian journalist; Ukraine extends moratorium on farmland sale by another year
In the spotlight: MH17 shot down by Buk from Russia, Joint Investigation Team concludes; Moscow court arrests Ukrainian journalist for two months; Russian court upholds Crimean Tatar Majlis ban
In the spotlight: Trilateral contact group signs agreement to separate forces in Donbas; Netherlands unlikely to sign EU-Ukraine Association Agreement - PM Rutte; Ukraine places 1bn-dollar Eurobonds against US guarantees
In the spotlight: German, French Ministers Visit Eastern Ukraine; Russian parliamentary election held in occupied Crimea; Ukraine receives 1bn-dollar tranche from IMF
In the spotlight: US, Germany, French leaders discuss Ukrainian issue with Russian president; Russia holds large-scale military drill near Ukraine's border; E-declaration system launched in Ukraine
In the spotlight: Russia dismisses envoy to Ukraine; Court arrests ex-head of Party of Regions faction; Prosecutor-general signs notice of suspicion for fugitive MP
In the spotlight: Journalist Pavlo Sheremet killed in car explosion in Kyiv; Polish Sejm recognizes Volyn tragedy as genocide; Twenty-seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in eastern Ukraine on 1-20 July
In the spotlight: France says preparations for new Normandy Four meeting underway; Brexit may affect introduction of EU visa-free travel regime for Ukraine; PACE Bureau's declaration calls for resuming dialogue with Russia
In the spotlight: Families of MH17 crash victims file suit against Russia, Putin; Ukraine marks anniversary of Crimean Tatars deportation; Ukraine, IMF agree directions of further reforms
In the spotlight: President appoints MP Lutsenkoas prosecutor-general; European Parliament passes resolution on Crimean Tatars; IMF mission arrives in Ukraine
In the spotlight: Banned military hardware paraded in Donetsk, Luhansk "people's republics"; Ukraine introduces new gas rates for households, industry; Heating rates tariffs increase by 75-90 percent from July.
In the spotlight: Germany asks OSCE to ensure security during Donbas elections without armed mission; Russia-controlled court bans Crimean Tatar government; Cabinet sets single gas price for households, industrial consumers.
In the spotlight: Ukrainian president says algorithm of Savchenko's release agreed with Putin; Russian Justice Ministry recognizes Crimean Tatar self-styled government as extremist group; European Commission recommends abolishing visas for Ukrainian citizens.
In the spotlight: Ukrainian parliament approves new government headed by ex-speaker; Crimean "prosecutor" suspends activities of Majlis; Netherlands want EU-Ukraine association agreement revised.
In the spotlight: PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk announces resignation; Preliminary results of Dutch vote: 61 percent say no to EU-Ukraine association; Verdict against Nadiya Savchenko enters into force.
In the spotlight: President pays working visit to Washington; Parliament accepts Shokin's resignation; Electoral body unseats MPs Tomenko, Firsov.
In the spotlight: UN says foreigners fighting on terrorists' side in Donbas; Russian court sentences Nadiya Savchenko to 22 years in prison; Pro-presidential party's congress votes for nominating Hroysman as premier
In the spotlight: Second anniversary of Crimea "referendum" marked on 16 March; Ukrainian president hands over "Savchenko's list" to European Council president; European Commission set to recommend visa abolition for Ukrainians
In the spotlight: The EU and the USA have called on Russia to release the Ukrainian pilot; Simferopol "authorities" ban public events; Majority of Ukrainians support integration with EU – Gorshenin Institute's poll
In the spotlight: Normandy-format talks yield no results; Savchenko goes on dry hunger strike; European Commission to consider cancelling visas for Georgia, Ukraine separately.
In the spotlight: German, French foreign ministers call for stepping up work on Donbas elections law; Security council reveals transcript of Crimea annexation meeting; Premier blames president, coalition for instability in Ukraine
In the spotlight: Ukrainian parliament fails to sack Yatsenyuk's government; The Fatherland and Self-Help parties quit the coalition; Crimean prosecutor asks court to ban Majlis of Crimean Tatar people
In the spotlight: Some 34,000 militants, Russian servicemen present in Donbas - General Staff; Ukraine, Russia exchange temporary transit freight traffic quotas; IMF chief says lack of corruption fight may hinder cooperation with Ukraine.
In the spotlight: Merkel: Sanctions will remain in effect until the Minsk agreements are fully implemented; European Parliament says return of Crimea necessary for lifting Russian sanctions; Abromavicius steps down as economy minister.
In the spotlight: Russia, militants demand special status of Donbas on permanent basis; Council of Europe human rights mission visits Russia-occupied Crimea; Premier to report in parliament on 16-19 February
In the spotlight: Militants ignore cease-fire agreement; EU-Ukraine free trade agreement takes effect; Ukraine stops buying Russian gas.