Ukraine has recorded 11,680 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,872,785, Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.
12 April 2021
Greece plans to accept Ukrainian tourists from May 14 when it opens its borders to a number of countries outside the Schengen area, Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theocharis has said in an interview with Ukrinform.
The Ministry of Health has begun distributing the CoronaVac vaccine produced by Sinovac Biotech among the regions, Health Minister Maksym Stepanov says.
President Volodymyr Zelensky says that Ukraine is ready for Russian invasion that can happen every day.
First Lady Olena Zelenska has suggested setting up the Council for Barrier-Free Environment in Ukraine.
Ukraine has initiated a joint meeting of both OSCE decision-making bodies - the Permanent Council and the Forum for Security Co-operation - to consider the issue of building up Russia’s military presence along the Ukrainian border and in the temporarily occupied Ukrainian territories.
The Ukrainian low-cost carrier SkyUp Airlines operated 708 passenger flights in March 2021, which is 300 flights more than in February, the airline’s press service reports.
A Ukrainian serviceman was killed in the Joint Forces Operation area on Monday.
President Volodymyr Zelensky believes that optimization, development of public-private partnership, and international cooperation with the achievement of associate membership in the European Space Agency are important for the Ukrainian space industry.
The EU is following closely and with great concern the build-up of Russian troops on the borders of Ukraine and in the occupied Crimea and is making diplomatic efforts to prevent further escalation or conflict, which are unacceptable.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba will pay a working visit to NATO Headquarters in Brussels on April 13, where he will take part in an extraordinary meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission to discuss Russia's aggravation of the security situation.
In the first quarter of 2021, local budgets received UAH 514 million in land tax payments transferred by individuals, which is UAH 3.4 million more than in the same period last year, Ukrinform reports with reference to the press service of the State Tax Service.
The epidemic situation in Ukraine is still unstable, according to Head of the Department of Epidemiology at Kharkiv National Medical University Tetiana Chumachenko.
NOS Dutch television and radio company published new recordings of conversations between militants of certain areas of Donetsk region before and after Russian Buk missile system shot down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 on July 17, 2014.
On Wednesday, April 14, a meeting of the Kyiv city emergency commission will be held to decide on further steps regarding quarantine restrictions in the capital, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has said.
The Ministry of Strategic Industries of Ukraine has published the draft National Target Scientific and Technical Space Program of Ukraine for 2021-2025, Ukrinform reports with reference to the ministry’s press service.
Kyiv has confirmed 537 new coronavirus cases in the past day, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) provided a total of UAH 3.4 billion in refinancing to16 banks, the central bank’s press service reported.
The United States will have a high-level representative at the Crimean Platform summit, as well as at the celebrations of the 30th anniversary of Ukraine's independence.
President Volodymyr Zelensky welcomes the signing of an intergovernmental agreement between Ukraine and Turkey on the construction of housing for Crimean Tatars, which will allow building about 500 apartments for internally displaced persons.
The visit of President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky to Istanbul is important for the development of a strategic partnership between the two states, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba has said.
During a working visit of the President of Ukraine to the Republic of Turkey, First Lady Olena Zelenska launched two new Ukrainian-language audio guides in Turkey – at the Galata Tower in Istanbul and at the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations in Ankara.
At a meeting with Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal, the ambassadors of the G7 countries stressed the importance of Kyiv's fulfillment of the conditions under the IMF Stand-By Arrangement and EU macro-financial assistance.
More and more countries are resolutely declaring their support for Ukraine's territorial integrity and sovereignty amid Russia's escalating the security situation, Ukrainian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Oleg Nikolenko has said on Facebook.
Ukraine is firmly moving towards joining NATO, Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal has said.
Canada regrets Russia's refusal to explain to the OSCE its military activities along the Ukrainian border, and calls on the Russian Federation to stop destabilizing actions in and around Ukraine.
Ukraine and Malaysia have signed an agreement on the transfer of sentenced persons, which provides for the establishment of a legal mechanism for the possibility of returning them to their country of nationality for further imprisonment, the Ukrainian Embassy in Malaysia has told Ukrinform.
The conclusion of the Ukraine–Turkey Free Trade Agreement will help increase trade between the countries significantly.
Ukraine’s No.1 tennis player Elina Svitolina has remained in fifth place in a new ranking of the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) released on April 12.
The United States has warned of "consequences" if Russia "acts recklessly or aggressively" towards Ukraine, Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said.
Ukraine and Turkey are ready for the further development of bilateral relations and have agreed to conduct a substantive audit of all controversial issues in order to find a mutual compromise that will pave the way for the signing of a Free Trade Agreement (FTA).
Turkey is ready to assist in resolving the situation in eastern Ukraine.
Ukraine and Turkey have ample opportunities for deepening bilateral cooperation, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said.
The OSCE participating States have condemned Russia's military activities on the border with Ukraine and are demanding an explanation from Moscow on this matter.
Ukraine and Turkey have discussed security issues and their joint response to challenges in the Black Sea region, and the views of Kyiv and Ankara are the same both on the threats themselves and on how to respond appropriately to those threats, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has said.
Over the past day, April 11, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine six times.
Ukraine has recorded 7,856 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,861,105, Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.
10 April 2021
Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Marc Garneau held a virtual meeting with representatives of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC).
Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister - Minister for Reintegration of Temporarily Occupied Territories Oleksii Reznikov assumes that negotiations in the Ukraine-France-Germany format will take place in the near future.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has started an official visit to the Republic of Turkey, Ukraine's Ambassador to Turkey Andrii Sybiha says.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba and Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs of France Jean-Yves Le Drian discussed Russia's aggravation of the security situation.
U.S. secretary of state and secretary of defense to travel to Brussels to discuss Russia's escalation – Bloomberg
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin are set to travel to Brussels next week to discuss Russia's escalation in eastern Ukraine with allies in Europe.
The United States is closely monitoring the situation in eastern Ukraine in coordination with Ukrainian officials as well as its allies and partners in the region.
Kyiv city has recorded 1,605 new coronavirus cases in the past day, bringing the total number to 175,872, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
Washington and Berlin agree that Ukraine needs support amid new provocations from the Russian side, and also consider it necessary for Moscow to immediately cease its military buildup.
Ukraine has recorded 17,463 new coronavirus cases over the past day, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,841,137, Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.
Over the past day, April 9, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation area in eastern Ukraine seven times, including six attacks on the positions of Ukrainian defenders and one remote mining with POM-2 mines.
09 April 2021
The Ukrainian low-cost carrier SkyUp Airlines will launch flights on the Kyiv-Izmir-Kyiv route from May 27, 2021, the airline’s press service reports.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has proposed appointing a new head of Kyiv City State Administration if the incumbent Kyiv mayor, Vitali Klitschko, who also heads Kyiv City State Administration, believes he lacks the authority to effectively counter COVID-19 in the city.
Odesa Court of Appeal has released Serhiy Sternenko and Ruslan Demchuk from custody and placed them under round-the-clock house arrest, according to Sternenko's Telegram channel.
A U.S. delegation led by Senior Defense Official and Defense Attaché Colonel Brittany Stewart has visited the Joint Forces Operation area in eastern Ukraine, the press service of the Defense Ministry reports.
President Volodymyr Zelensky spent a night at the positions of Ukrainian servicepersons in eastern Ukraine and visited the frontline positions where Ukrainian soldiers were killed during the recent escalation.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky leads the rating of trust in politicians, with 45% of Ukrainians who trust him and 52% who do not trust him, according to a survey conducted by the Rating sociological group on April 6-7, 2021.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has expressed his condolences over the death of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, husband of Queen Elizabeth II.
Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has called on the government to immediately consider introducing a nationwide lockdown.
Ukraine will not take on faith any version of downing of the Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 that was voiced but not confirmed by real evidence.
Kyiv has recorded 1,864 new coronavirus cases in the past day, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The launch of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Germany will have negative consequences for Ukraine's national security, Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Reintegration of Temporarily Occupied Territories Oleksii Reznikov has said.
Ukraine's gross domestic product (GDP) decreased by 4% in 2020, which is one of the lowest rates in the world, according to Minister of Economy, Trade and Agriculture Development of Ukraine Ihor Petrashko.