The Ukrainian army has 45 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases, according to the press service of the Medical Forces Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
- 12.05.2020 10:51
Cyber specialists of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) have stopped the activity of a group of Internet agitators who, on the instructions of Russian curators, spread public calls on the Internet to change state borders and overthrow the government in Ukraine, the SBU's press service has reported.
The Health Ministry supports amendments to the Law "On the Protection of the Population against Infectious Diseases”, approved by the Verkhovna Rada last week.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky discussed with Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal and government representatives the functioning of credit programs to help businesses during and after quarantine.
The Government will extend quarantine after May 22 as Ukraine still sees coronavirus peak.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) provided UAH 2.4 billion in refinancing to 11 banks for the period from one to five years, the central bank’s press service reported.
Poles will not be able to replace migrant workers from Ukraine, who have long occupied their niche in Poland, amid the crisis and rising unemployment, Chairman of the Polish Union of Processors of Fruits and Vegetables Andrzej Gajowniczek has said in an interview with Ukrinform.
Ukraine recorded 16,023 cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 as of May 12, according to Health Minister Maksym Stepanov.
The Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the UN has announced a violation of the Minsk agreements by Russia’s illegal armed formations in Donbas and called for a global ceasefire.
The European Council has approved conclusions on the Eastern Partnership policy beyond 2020, reaffirming its strategic importance, and the joint commitment to building a common area of shared democracy, prosperity and stability.
On May 11, the armed formations of the Russian Federation launched six attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
11 May 2020
Nine new coronavirus cases have been recorded in the occupied Crimea over the past day, bringing the total number to 328 cases.
Diplomats of the Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the International Organizations in Vienna and members of their families commemorated the fallen Ukrainians and other prisoners of the Ebensee concentration camp at the memorial in Upper Austria.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal will make a virtual visit to Germany on May 12.
Pursuant to the Government's decision, coronavirus lockdown is eased in Ukraine from Monday, May 11. The work of some institutions and certain activities will be resumed under the observance of anti-epidemic measures.
Georgia is not going to sever diplomatic relations with Ukraine due to the appointment of Mikheil Saakashvili to a high position in Ukraine.
As long as German Chancellor Angela Merkel personally coordinates the process of peaceful settlement of the situation in Donbas, Russian President Vladimir Putin will not dare to escalate.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba urges not to forget about the ongoing aggression of the Russian Federation in eastern Ukraine.
Wizz Air, Lufthansa and Czech Airlines carriers will resume flights from Ukraine from late May and early June.
On May 10, the armed formations of the Russian Federation launched 15 attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
Ukraine recorded 416 coronavirus cases over the past day, bringing the total number to 15,648 cases as of May 11.
09 May 2020
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal hopes to work more closely with the Verkhovna Rada on supporting government legislative initiatives on small and medium-sized businesses.
Over the past three months in the occupied Crimea, Russian security forces have detained illegally 25 people and arrested or extended the arrest of 97 people, most of whom are Crimean Tatars.
The OSCE SMM monitors reports on an increase in ceasefire violations in Donetsk and Luhansk regions in eastern Ukraine.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Spain Arancha González Laya confirmed that conclusion of the European Common Aviation Area (ECAA) Agreement serves mutual interest and will help revive business, tourism and people-to-people contacts.
The UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine notes a sharp increase in the number of civilian casualties in Donbas in early May 2020.
The Ukrainian people made a huge contribution to the victory over Nazism in World War II, and now nobody can take possession of that victory.
Despite the lessons of World War II, which the civilized world is trying to learn to preserve a fragile peace, Russia continues to carry out aggression against Ukraine, which has lasted longer than this large-scale tragedy of the 20th century.
On May 8, the armed formations of the Russian Federation launched seven attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
Ukraine recorded 515 coronavirus cases over the past day, bringing the total number to 14,710 cases as of May 9.
May 9, Ukraine marks the Day of Victory over Nazism in World War II.
08 May 2020
Czech Airlines has become one of the first airline carriers to announce its intention to resume flights to Ukraine in May 2020.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said that Ukraine maintains excellent relations with Georgia, but considers Tbilisi's reaction to Mikheil Saakashvili's appointment as chairman of the executive committee of the National Reform Council to be a mistake.
The ambassadors of the G7 countries thanked Mr. Ron van Rooden for his service as chief of the IMF Mission in Ukraine and expressed hope for fruitful cooperation with his successor Ivanna Vladkova-Hollar.
Ukraine celebrates the feat and contribution of the Ukrainian people to the victory of the anti-Hitler coalition in World War II, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said.
The ship and boat units of the Joint Forces practiced joint actions to destroy opposing force in the waters of the Sea of Azov.
Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, 109 people in Kyiv region have recovered from the disease.
Russian-backed forces have attacked the positions of Ukrainian Joint Forces near the villages of Orikhove and Avdiivka in Donbas. No casualties among Ukrainian military have been reported.
Ukraine is ready to start spurring its economy and is interested in deepening international cooperation.
In 2019, hryvnia household deposits in banks grew by 17.5% compared to 2018, and deposits in foreign currency - by 15.4%, the press service of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) reported.
Local elections in Ukraine will be held on October 25, 2020, as provided for in the Constitution of Ukraine, the Cabinet of Ministers' representative in the Verkhovna Rada and Servant of the People Party MP, Vasyl Mokan, has said on Facebook.
The Transformation Office of the State Concern Ukroboronprom held a meeting with Deputy Head of the President's Office Roman Mashovets to discuss the reform of Ukroboronprom and topical issues of the defense industry, according to the website of Ukroboronprom
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky arrived on a working trip to Luhansk region and paid tribute to the victims of World War II in the town of Milove divided by Ukraine-Russia border.
Turkey has delivered humanitarian aid to Ukraine today to tackle the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19.
The head of the Ukrainian Association of Football (UAF) ethics and fair play committee, Italian Francesco Baranca, has extended his contract with the UAF.
Kyiv city confirmed 1,721 cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 as of May 8, according to Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The Cabinet of Ministers has published a decree, No.343 of May 4, on the extension of quarantine until May 22.
Foreign Minister of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba and Foreign Minister of Poland Jacek Czaputowicz discussed the arrival of seasonal workers from Ukraine to Poland in a phone conversation on Thursday.
Among the regions of Ukraine, Kyiv city and Kyiv region have spent the largest amount of funds to fight the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19, almost UAH 259 million and UAH 208 million, respectively.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba and Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Foreign Affairs of the State of Qatar Sheikh Muhammad bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani have agreed that Qatar will consider a number of investment projects to be implemented in Ukraine.
In late April, the OSCE SMM saw Russian occupation forces planting anti-personnel mines near a disengagement site in Petrivske, Donbas.
The World Congress of Ukrainian Youth Organizations (SKUMO) has launched a fundraising campaign to provide Ukrainian healthcare workers with personal protective equipment in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Georgia's government has decided to summon Georgian Ambassador to Ukraine Teimuraz Sharashenidze for consultations in Tbilisi after the appointment of Mikheil Saakashvili as chairman of Ukraine's Executive Committee on Reforms, Georgian Foreign Minister David Zalkaliani has said.
The Joint Forces have established yet another evidence of the direct involvement of servicemen of the Russian Armed Forces in the war in Donbas.
Ivanna Vladkova-Hollar has been appointed head of the IMF Mission in Ukraine, IMF Resident Representative in Ukraine Goesta Ljungman has said.
Ukraine will continue to promote the idea of creating a memorial to the Ukrainian victims of Nazism in Berlin, Ukraine's Ambassador to Germany Andriy Melnyk has said in an interview with Ukrinform.
The Ukrainian army has confirmed four new coronavirus cases over the past day, bringing total to 33, according to the press service of the Medical Forces Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
The size of the IMF financial support for Ukraine will not change, according to the Ukrainian Finance Ministry.
On May 7, the armed formations of the Russian Federation launched 21 attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed Mikheil Saakashvili chairman of the Executive Committee on Reforms.