Ukrainian SkyUp Airlines has excluded 22 destinations from 2020 summer navigation program and postponed the launch of flights to nine countries.
The total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ukraine reached 59,493 as of July 20, according to data provided by the "coronavirus spread monitoring system" of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine.
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) began its northbound transit to the Black Sea, on July 19, 2020, to enhance regional maritime stability by participating in the 20th iteration of U.S.-Ukrainian cohosted exercise Sea Breeze 2020, the press service of U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/U.S. 6th Fleet has reported.
On July 19, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas 17 times.
18 July 2020
The United States has approved the sale of up to 16 Mark VI patrol boats and related equipment to Ukraine, Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba has said.
Iran has sent the black boxes from downed Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 to Paris.
The city of Kyiv has confirmed 108 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, according to Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The Minsk agreements remain the only basis for a peaceful settlement of the conflict in eastern Ukraine.
On July 17, First Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine Emine Dzheppar met with EU Ambassador to Ukraine Matti Maasikas.
Russia’s temporary occupation of Crimea must not be used as an excuse for denying access of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine to the peninsula.
About 200,000 people from the occupied territories of Donetsk and Luhansk regions have received Russian passports.
As of July 18, Ukraine reports 58,111 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases.
On July 17, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas 18 times.
17 July 2020
Russia's sudden battle readiness check on the border with Ukraine can be interpreted as a threat of force.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba has thanked all MPs who voted for the adoption of the law on defense procurement, which contributes to further integration into NATO.
The Ministry of Health of Ukraine has updated the list of "red zone" and "green zone" countries.
The Ministry for Veterans’ Affairs and State Employment Center have signed an agreement on cooperation and interaction.
Ukraine’s Parliament urges international community to recognize Russian ‘voting’ in occupied Crimea illegitimate
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has adopted resolution "On the Statement of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on the Illegal Conduct of All-Russian Voting on Amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation in the Temporarily Occupied Territory of Ukraine - the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and City of Sevastopol" (No. 3736).
Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Liudmyla Denisova has signed a memorandum of cooperation with the OSCE Project Co-ordinator in Ukraine, Ambassador Henrik Villadsen.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has adopted resolution on formation and liquidation of districts.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the law "On defense procurement" in its entirety.
The UK government calls on the Russian authorities to cooperate in the case of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over Donetsk region in 2014.
The units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, which serve in the JFO area in Donbas and along the administrative border with the occupied Crimea, are ready to adequately respond to threats posed by Russia.
The city of Kyiv and six regions in Ukraine do not meet all the necessary criteria for easing quarantine measures introduced to prevent the spread of COVID-19, according to data provided by the Health Ministry on July 17.
The city of Kyiv has confirmed 76 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, according to Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Estonia Urmas Reinsalu has confirmed the death of Estonian citizen in Donbas on July 13.
The Ukrainian army has confirmed 11 new coronavirus cases over the past day, bringing the total number to 130, according to the press service of the Medical Forces Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
Today marks the anniversary of the MH17 tragedy. Six years ago, a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane performing flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was shot down by Russia-backed forces in the occupied Donbas.
The presence of troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the Navy in Kherson region will increase, Head of the Kherson Regional State Administration Yuriy Husev has said.
Assuming OSCE Chair in 2021, Sweden will continue to work towards a political settlement of the conflict in Ukraine in line with OSCE commitments and in full respect of Ukraine's territorial integrity and sovereignty within internationally recognized borders including Crimea and Sevastopol.
Ukraine, along with colleagues from the United Kingdom, Canada and the United States, is concerned about Russian cyberattacks against COVID-19 vaccine developers, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba has written on Twitter.
Russia must match the political will demonstrated by Ukraine on the road to peace in Donbas, stop the current "theater of the absurd" and cease its efforts to hamper progress in peace negotiations, U.S. Ambassador to the OSCE James Gilmore has said.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has approved a Strategy for FinTech development in Ukraine until 2025, the central bank’s press service reports.
A decentralization reform in Ukraine is nearing completion.
On the day of the sixth anniversary of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 and the death of 298 people of 17 nationalities, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine calls on Russia to accept its responsibility and cooperate with the investigation.
Ukrainian citizens declared UAH 94.5 billion as income received in 2019, which is UAH 11 billion more than in the previous, the press service of the State Tax Service reports.
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Yevhenii Yenin has met with representatives of the Joint Investigation Team member states.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has congratulated Federal Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel on her birthday.
The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) thanks all Ukrainian communities around the world for their active defense of the Ukrainian language.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has sent their congratulations to newly appointed Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Kyrylo Shevchenko and expects the central bank's independence and high level of professionalism to be maintained under his leadership.
On July 16, armed formations of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas 13 times.
The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Ukraine reached 57,264 as of July 17, including 809 new cases reported over the course of the past day, according to Health Minister Maksym Stepanov.
16 July 2020
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba and Grenada's Ambassador to Russia Oleg Firer have signed an agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of Grenada on the abolition of visa requirements, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry's press service has reported.
The number of Ukrainians who support the ban on communist symbols, the number of those who are against this ban and the number of those who do not care about this are almost the same in Ukraine, according to a nationwide survey conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation together with the Kyiv International Institute of Sociology.
Egypt is interested in deepening cooperation with Ukraine in the fields of tourism, culture and investment.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said that the adoption of the Declaration of State Sovereignty of Ukraine is a sign of the incredible unity of politicians and recalled that no one had introduced thousands of amendments to the document at that time.
Infrastructure Minister of Ukraine Vladyslav Kryklii and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Cuba to Ukraine Natacha Díaz Aguilera discussed the prospects of further bilateral cooperation in various areas, including aviation.
Ukrainian Culture and Information Policy Minister Oleksandr Tkachenko and French Ambassador to Ukraine Etienne de Poncins discussed cooperation in the cultural sector and strengthening of their strategic partnership.
The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has adopted at second reading, bill No. 3485 "On the Introduction of Amendments to Some Laws of Ukraine on Improving the Electoral Legislation."
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky urges not to rush into extending coronavirus quarantine for a long time.
Acting Head of the State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine (SAEE) Kostiantyn Hura and representatives of the Ukrainian Energy Ministry held talks with experts from the German Energy Agency (DENA) to continue cooperation and identify the most relevant areas of work for Ukraine and Germany, SAEE's press service has reported.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal has thanked the European Union for EUR 105 million in assistance for SMEs and to carry out reforms.
Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Olha Stefanishyna has signed three agreements with the European Commission on the financing of new EU assistance programs for Ukraine worth EUR 105 million.
Ukraine’s production of eggs declined by 0.7% between January-June 2020, to 8.54 billion eggs, according to the press service of the State Statistics Service.
Russian illegal armed formations have again used POM-2 anti-personnel mines, which are prohibited by international conventions and threaten the life and health of civilians in Donbas.
About half of Ukrainian citizens recognize the activists of the Ukrainian People's Republic (UPR) as fighters for Ukraine's independence, according to a nationwide survey conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation together with the Kyiv International Institute of Sociology.
EU Ambassador to Ukraine Matti Maasikas has handed over 150,000 respirators, 170,000 face masks and 60,000 gowns to the National Police of Ukraine.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has adopted the resolution on the appointment of Oleh Urusky as Vice Prime Minister - Minister for Strategic Industries of Ukraine.
NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine paid UAH 74.9 billion to state and local budgets between January-June 2020, the company’s press service reports.