The work of Ukrainian diplomats under the current conditions of Russian aggression against Ukraine is no less important than the work of military defending the state in the eastern regions.
Since the beginning of the year, 29 civilians have been killed and 109 others have been injured as a result of shelling in Donbas.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groisman told about the state support for the farms that serve as the basis for the state's agricultural sector.
Ukraine and Azerbaijan are considering a possibility for cooperation in the energy sector.
Governor of the American State of Illinois Bruce Rauner has issued a proclamation on commemoration of the 85th anniversary of Ukrainian Famine Genocide (Holodomor of 1932-33) in 2018.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker discussed the release of Ukrainian hostages held in Russia, the preparations for the Ukraine-EU Summit, the threat of Nord Stream-2 and the implementation of reforms.
Ukraine has exported over 39 million tons of grain crops since the beginning of the current marketing year.
The Polish Sejm has adopted at a meeting on Friday a resolution in support of Ukrainian political prisoners Oleg Sentsov, Roman Sushchenko and others.
A meeting of the heads of the "Normandy Four" states will be held but not in the near future, since preliminary agreements should be agreed to resolve the situation in Donbas.
Ukrainian servicemen have killed 12 militants and wounded ten more in the area of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) in Donbas over the past 24 hours.
At least five interregional energy efficiency centers are planned to be created in Ukraine to provide consultative services in the field of energy efficient technologies.
Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin says that the new law on diplomatic service will promote the work of Ukrainian diplomats.
Ukrainians in France have created a petition calling on the international community and French President Emmanuel Macron to help release Ukrinform's correspondent Roman Sushchenko, who was illegally imprisoned by Russia.
According to the results of Airports Council International (ACI Europe), Boryspil International Airport in April 2018 took the second place in the category of airports that handle 10-25 million passengers.