Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine (NSDC) Oleksiy Danilov and U.S. Charge d'Affaires a.i. in Ukraine Kristina Kvien discussed the state of bilateral cooperation in the security and defense sector.
The situation in the Azov-Black Sea region has been brought up for the first time for discussion at the OSCE Forum for Security Cooperation.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal has held a meeting with representatives of the business community of the Federal Republic of Germany with the participation of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Ukraine Ms. Anka Feldhuzen, according to the Government portal.
The Pentagon is ready to provide additional military aid to Ukraine, citing achievements in key institutional reforms, CNN has reported, citing a U.S. defense official and a congressional aide.
Ukraine’s cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 rose to 22,382 as of May 28, according to Health Minister Maksym Stepanov.
On May 27, the armed formations of the Russian Federation launched seven attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
Georgia will not delay the process of returning to Ukraine the ambassador who was recalled for consultations after the appointment of Mikheil Saakashvili as chairman of the executive committee of Ukraine's National Reform Council, Georgian Foreign Minister David Zalkaliani has said.
The Infrastructure Ministry and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs are negotiating with other countries on the issue of resuming scheduled passenger flights, according to Infrastructure Minister Vladyslav Kryklii.
27 May 2020
The UN has called on Ukraine to speed up the ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (the Istanbul Convention), according to a statement published on the website of the United Nations Office in Ukraine.
Bulgaria has provided personal protective equipment to Ukrainian healthcare workers.
Ukraine's state budget did not receive UAH 45 billion in planned revenues to the general fund in the first quarter of 2020, including UAH 27 billion as customs and tax payments, Chairman of the Accounting Chamber Valeriy Patskan has said on Facebook.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has created the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection.
The armed formations of the Russian Federation continue to grossly violate the Minsk agreements, deploying military hardware in violation of withdrawal lines and outside of designated storage sites, the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) has reported.
Poland's state oil and gas company PGNiG exported 690 million cubic meters of natural gas to Ukraine in the first quarter of 2020.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has offered to pay more attention to the work within the GUAM Organization and make it a serious association for discussing important trade and economic issues.
Ukraine's economy could contract 6-7% in 2020, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Dmytro Sologub has said in an interview with LIGA.net.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has sent over 18 tonnes of building materials to residents of the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas, according to the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.
Verkhovna Rada Chairman Dmytro Razumkov has said that the law on ensuring the functioning of Ukrainian as the state language needs to be changed.
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the appointment of Vasyl Volodin as head of the Kyiv Regional State Administration.
Kyiv city will to start reopening shopping malls and hotels at the end of the current week.
More than 90 people, including pregnant women and children, have arrived in Ukraine from Iraq by a Bravo Airways flight, according to the Embassy of Ukraine in the Republic of Iraq.
Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has stated that the implementation of the economic stimulus program to overcome consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic will help revive Ukraine’s economy in the second half of the year.
The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine is ready to continue partnering with the Ukrainian government to strengthen the independence of institutions like the National Health Service of Ukraine (NHSU).
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba will pay a working visit to Hungary on May 29 and meet with his Hungarian counterpart Peter Szijjarto, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry's press service has reported.
Kyiv city’s cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 grew to 2,739 as of May 27, according to Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
As of today, May 27, seven regions in Ukraine do not meet all the necessary criteria for easing quarantine measures introduced to prevent the coronavirus spread, according to data provided by the Health Ministry.
U.S. corporation Apple has registered a representative office in Ukraine.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has replaced the heads of 14 district state administrations in Zakarpattia, Zhytomyr, Sumy, Ternopil, Cherkasy and Chernihiv regions.
Small armored artillery boats of the Ukrainian Navy have completed a number of tasks, checking the technical capabilities of a new boat at sea, the press service of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry has reported.
Minister of the Cabinet of Ministers Oleh Nemchinov has stated that the development of domestic tourism is a strategically important issue for the Ukrainian government.
The Ukrainian army has confirmed four new coronavirus cases, including a fatal one, over the past day, bringing total to 57, according to the press service of the Medical Forces Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
Deputy Head of the Ukrainian President’s Office Ihor Zhovkva and Advisor to the President of Latvia on Foreign Policy Solveiga Silkalna have agreed to continue organizing a number of this year bilateral events, which have been suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The European Union has provided personal protective equipment to Ukraine's State Border Guard Service (SBGS) under an EU-funded project "EU Support to Strengthening Integrated Border Management in Ukraine (EU4IBM)," the SBGS press service has reported.
Israel's Ambassador to Ukraine Joel Lion has delivered food parcels to vulnerable groups in Zhytomyr and Berdychiv.
The Ukrainian Finance Ministry attracted UAH over 1 billion to the state budget as a result of the sale of government domestic loan bonds on May 26, 2020, the ministry’s press service wrote on Facebook.
The Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the United Nations again called on the Russian Federation to stop violence in Donbas and implement the Paris Summit agreements in the Normandy format.
Ukraine’s cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 rose to 21,905 as of May 27, according to Health Minister Maksym Stepanov.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed a decree "On the Annual National Program under the auspices of the NATO-Ukraine Commission for 2020," the presidential press service has reported.
Some 143 Ukrainians abroad are receiving treatment from the coronavirus disease, the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine reported on Tuesday evening.
On May 26, the armed formations of the Russian Federation launched six attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
26 May 2020
A Qatar Airways special flight has delivered almost nine tonnes of humanitarian aid from the State of Qatar to Ukraine to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Cabinet of Ministers at a meeting on Wednesday, May 27, will present a program to stimulate the economy to overcome the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has stated.
Italy is grateful to Ukraine for solidarity and support in the fight against coronavirus, in particular for sending a humanitarian mission of Ukrainian doctors to the country.
Participants of today's virtual meeting of the Support Group for Ukraine (SGUA) discussed a peace process in Donbas, fight against corruption, implementation of the Association Agreement and joint efforts to overcome the coronavirus pandemic.
The executive committee of the Ukrainian Association of Football (UAF) has received a letter from the Ukrainian Health Ministry with the permission to resume Ukrainian Premier League matches from May 30, UAF President Andriy Pavelko has reported on Facebook.
Ukraine's Cabinet of Ministers intends to involve volunteers in the country's exit from the coronavirus lockdown so that they could monitor citizens' compliance with anti-epidemic rules in places where there are potential crowds, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has reported in his Telegram channel.
Most residents of Kyiv would vote for incumbent mayor Vitali Klitschko if the mayoral election in the city took place next Sunday, according to a survey conducted by the Socis Center for Social and Marketing Research.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky insists on insurance for all healthcare workers working on the frontline.
Ukraine is interested in the early signing of a Ukrainian-Slovak agreement, which will restore the full-fledged operation of Uzhhorod International Airport.
Ukraine's Ambassador to Georgia Ihor Dolhov and Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia Genadi Arveladze discussed issues of further development of trade and economic relations between the two states.
The Ministry for Reintegration of Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine has begun work on a draft strategy for the economic recovery of Donbas, the ministry's press service has reported.
The Deposit Guarantee Fund last week sold insolvent banks' assets worth UAH 410 million, the fund's press service reported.
Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Dmytro Razumkov has signed the law "On Ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on Access to Official Documents".
Russia's political persecution of deputy director general of the ATR television channel and journalist Ayder Muzhdabaev is an abuse of anti-terrorism legislation, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba has said on Twitter.
In Kyiv city, 393 people have recovered from the coronavirus disease, according to Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
Kyiv city’s cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 grew to 2,710 as of May 26, according to Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
Ukrainian Deputy Foreign Minister Yevhenii Yenin met with Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Ukraine Fan Xianrong to discuss plans to intensify political dialogue after normalizing the epidemiological situation in the world.
Ukraine's public and publicly guaranteed debt in national currency shrank by 2.7% in April 2020, to UAH 2.196 trillion, whereas in foreign currency it grew by 1.3%, to $81.4 billion, the press service of the Ukrainian Finance Ministry has reported.
The Cabinet of Ministers has dismissed Denys Bashlyk as head of the State Service for Geodesy, Cartography and Cadastre.