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11 April 2020

10 April 2020

SBI suspects ex-MP Chornovol of premeditated murder

SBI suspects ex-MP Chornovol of premeditated murder

Ukraine's State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) has served former MP Tetiana Chornovol with a notice of suspicion in premeditated murder as a result of the arson of the Party of Regions office in 2014, the SBI's press service has reported.

Volker explains how vote on ‘banking’ bill to impact Ukraine's future

Volker explains how vote on ‘banking’ bill to impact Ukraine's future

The vote on the bill on improvement of banking regulation mechanisms in the Parliament of Ukraine will be a key moment that will determine Ukraine's future – whether it will be under the oligarchs’ rule or in the Western-backed civilized environment reformed according to the European standards.

Quarantine will be extended until early May - Fedorov

Quarantine will be extended until early May - Fedorov

The Cabinet of Ministers plans to extend the quarantine in Ukraine until early May, but a gradual easing of restrictive measures is expected, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Digital Transformation of Ukraine Mykhailo Fedorov has said during a live broadcast of the YouTube channel FranchTV.

09 April 2020

Most residents of Donbas want return of occupied territories

Most residents of Donbas want return of occupied territories

Most residents of government-controlled areas of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions support the return of occupied territories to Ukraine without granting special status or expanded powers to the region, according to a poll entitled "Public Sentiment in Donbas 2020" conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation.

Russian oil tankers pollute Black, Azov Seas

Russian oil tankers pollute Black, Azov Seas

Russian tankers overloaded with oil products and other fuel and lubricant cargoes have polluted the waters of the Black and Azov Seas off the coast of the temporarily occupied Crimea, the prosecutor's office of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea has reported.

Ukrainian serviceman killed in Donbas

Ukrainian serviceman killed in Donbas

Russian-backed forces have shelled the positions of the Ukrainian Joint Forces in Luhansk region, killing a Ukrainian serviceman, the press center of the headquarters of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) has reported on Facebook.

More people in Donbas who see Russia as party to conflict - poll

More people in Donbas who see Russia as party to conflict - poll

The number of Ukrainian citizens in government-controlled areas in Donbas who consider Russia to be a party to the conflict has grown in just over a year, so Ukraine should not agree to decisions that will downplay Russia's role as a party to the conflict, according to a poll entitled "Public Sentiment in Donbas 2020" conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation.

Justice Ministry, Office of Prosecutor General sign memorandum of cooperation

Justice Ministry, Office of Prosecutor General sign memorandum of cooperation

Deputy Justice Minister – Commissioner for European Court for Human Rights Ivan Lishchyna and Deputy Prosecutor General Giunduz Mamedov have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation to bring the Russian Federation to responsibility for international human rights violations in the temporarily occupied territories in Donbas, according to the Justice Ministry’s press service.

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