#Commentary of Vladislav Berdichevsky on tendency to intensify restrictions on freedom of speech in Ukraine

In Ukraine, the process of limiting freedom of speech not only does not stop, but continues to gain momentum. Contrary to the growing demands of the world community, the Kiev authorities continue to repress journalists for their professional activities, restrict entry to the territory of Ukraine to media employees who represent an alternative point of view, and in any way try to achieve their monopoly on the interpretation of all events taking…
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Denis Pushilin: Kiev impedes negotiation process as expected

Chairman of the DPR People's Council, Permanent Representative of the DPR at the talks of the Contact Group in Minsk, in an interview with the correspondent of the official website of the Donetsk People's Republic, shared his prediction about how the results of the meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump on July 16 will influence the process of resolving the conflict in the Donbass.
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#Commentary on Alexander Malkov on Ukrainian religious dissent and nationalism

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko promised to the inhabitants of Ukraine to establish a single autocephalous local church before the celebration of the 1030th anniversary of the Conversion of Russia on July 28, 2018 and the creation of which, according to the Ukrainian leader, would be approved by the Patriarch of Constantinople by this time.
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#Commentary of Vladimir Bidyovka on meeting of Ukrainian and American presidents on margins of NATO summit

On Thursday, July 12, during a NATO summit, Poroshenko and Trump met. On the eve of the summit, the president of Ukraine, in an article for the Financial Times, wished Trump to return Putin to the "right path". At a press conference, the Ukrainian leader said that during the meeting with Donald Trump, the issues of "Nord Stream-2" and the promotion of reforms in Ukraine were also discussed.
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#Commentary of Denis Pushilin on need for Contact Group to adopt document that would allow in practice to observe truce

Considering the dynamics of violations of the announced ceasefire regime, the Republics' representatives in the working group on security issues intend to raise again at tomorrow's (July 11, 2018 - ed.) meeting in Minsk the issue of acceptance by the parties to the conflict of the document with an updated list of additional measures to control the ceasefire.
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#Commentary of Alexander Malkov on Poroshenko’s next move to split Orthodox community of Ukraine

In violation of the constitution of Ukraine, Poroshenko continues to interfere in church affairs, seeking to split the Orthodox Christians. It is in this vein that his recent speech in which he declared that Prince Vladimir baptized not Rus', but Ukraine, should be considered. He also expressed confidence that it was then that the "Ukrainian Church" was created, which today should become "independent."
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Valery Skorokhodov: Russian language has never been and will not be ‘enemy language’ on Ukraine’s territory

Former Minister of Communications and Transport of Ukraine Eugeny Chervonenko on air of NewsOne channel has stated that "one must do not underestimate the Russian language", because "the enemy's language should be known better." Deputy of the DPR People's Council Valery Skorokhodov, in a conversation with the Federal News Agency, commented on Chervonenko's statement.
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