The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) will provide residents of 52 populated areas along the contact line in Donbas with humanitarian assistance worth USD 1 million, according to the UN News Centre.
On August 6-8, extreme level of fire hazard is expected in some regions of Ukraine.
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry strongly condemns mass shootings over the weekend in El Paso, Texas, in Dayton, Ohio and in Chicago, Illinois, which have led to numerous casualties.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky appointed Oleksandr Syrsky as commander of the Ground Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
The national leader of the Crimean Tatars, Ukrainian MP Mustafa Dzhemilev, will join Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on his visit to Turkey on August 7-8.
On August 5, the units of the Joint Forces adhered to sustainable ceasefire regime. The armed forces of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated the ban on usage of any weapons twice.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has held a telephone conversation with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, the presidential press service has reported.
05 August 2019
In November 2019, Ryanair will increase the number of routes and flights to Ukraine more than twofold compared to November 2018.
In the period from July 29 to August 2, 2019, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) purchased USD 510.2 million in the interbank foreign exchange market, the NBU’s press service has reported.
Ukrainian farmers harvested 35 million tonnes of grain crops from an area of 9.1 million hectares, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine has reported.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has dismissed Oleksandr Syrsky from the post of commander of the Joint Forces.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia decided not to recognize the passports of the Russian Federation issued after April 24 to residents of Donetsk and Luhansk regions if the holder of the passport was previously not a Russian citizen.
The office of the OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities announced on 5 August 2019 that it is supporting diversity training courses for civil servants in Ukraine over the coming years.
Presidential adviser Mykhailo Fedorov believes that ban on access to Russian social networks should not be lifted since there is a lot of content that has a negative impact on Ukrainians.
In January-July 2019, revenues of the state budget grew by 13.7%, up to UAH 584.1 billion, according to the Finance Ministry of Ukraine.
Ukraine has submitted a request to the United States for getting more Javelin anti-tank missiles.
An Election Observation Mission (EOM) of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) praised the work of Ukrainian law enforcement officers during the election process.
The team of President Volodymyr Zelensky is actively working on a project that will allow Ukrainians to vote online in the next presidential election.
Ukrainian Joint Forces Commander Oleksandr Syrsky met with an OSCE SMM delegation to discuss a bilateral ceasefire in Donbas, the JFO press center has reported on Facebook.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu confirms Turkey's unwavering stance regarding Russia’s occupation of Crimea and the oppression of Crimean Tatars.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky will be on a working visit to Turkey on August 7-8, the Presidential Office reports on Facebook.
UATV, a TV channel of the International Broadcasting Multimedia Platform of Ukraine, has expanded its presence in Germany.
On August 5, 2019, International Bank Account Number is introduced in Ukraine.
In January-June 2019, exports of Ukrainian agricultural products amounted to USD 10.3 billion, up about 20% compared to the same period last year.
Leader of the Servant of the People political party Dmytro Razumkov has stated that the issues of Crimea’s return to Ukraine and peace in Donbas cannot be settled by laws.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky says he has never used the services of lobbyists in the United States.
The number of internally displaced persons (IDPs) from the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas and Crimea has reached 1.397 million people, according to the Social Policy Ministry of Ukraine.
Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz chaired a meeting of the UN Security Council in New York on the involvement of children in armed conflicts.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky announced a possible date for a new meeting in the so-called "Normandy format" to settle the conflict in the occupied Donbas.
As of August 3, 16 billion cubic meters of gas was already accumulated in Ukrainian underground gas storage facilities.
On Sunday, the units of the Joint Forces adhered to sustainable ceasefire regime.
As of Monday morning, August 5, some 83 populated areas in four regions of Ukraine remained without electricity due to bad weather conditions, the State Emergency Service of Ukraine has reported.
03 August 2019
Ukraine is disappointed with the termination of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics following the situation around it, caused by Russia’s actions, and fully understands the U.S. move in response to Russia’s non-compliance.
Last year, about 60,000 foreign tourists came to Ukraine for treatment and spent nearly $150 million.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky proposes to make a list of the countries for establishing a visa waiver program to develop medical tourism in Ukraine.
The pyrotechnicians of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine received US-funded equipment for humanitarian mine clearance in Donbas.
The National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine hosted a meeting of the expert group on protection of national interests in the gas field.
Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksandr Danylyuk is convinced that defense will be the main issue on the agenda during the visit of President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky to the United States.
The talks on gas transit between Ukraine and Russia will take place after the new government is formed.
US Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker believes that direct contact between President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and President of Russia Vladimir Putin is needed for progress in the prisoner exchange.
The Council of Europe keeps track of the investigation into the attack on Ukrinform’s press center.
The enemy violated ceasefire ten times in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day. Two more attacks have been launched on Ukrainian troops at night.
02 August 2019
PJSC Ukrnafta's net profit amounted to UAH 18.2 million in the first half of 2019, compared to UAH 2.061 billion in the same period last year, according to a company report.
US Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker supposes that US President Donald Trump may join efforts to settle the situation in eastern Ukraine.
Ukrainian farmers harvested about 34 million tonnes of grain crops from an area of 8.9 million hectares, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine has reported.
The arrest of four Crimean Tatars, who were detained during searches in the occupied Crimea on June 10, was extended until November 5.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky says that all members of his team, not just Head of Presidential Office Andriy Bohdan, wrote resignation letters in advance.
Secretary of Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) Oleksandr Danylyuk has met with German Ambassador to Ukraine Anka Feldhusen, the NSDC's press service has reported.
The Ministry of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities of Ukraine together with international experts will hold public consultations on regional development strategies in seven regions.
Thunderstorms and squalls of 15-20 m / s are expected in the city of Kyiv in the next hour.
Mine clearance work will be underway between August 1 and August 10, 2019, in areas close to the destroyed road bridge over the Siverskyi Donets River in Stanytsia Luhanska, the press center of the Joint Forces Operations (JFO) has reported on Facebook.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky commented on the beating of Ukrinform workers during a news conference at the agency on July 30.
Ukraine is ready to invest in the development of the Ivano-Frankivsk airport, but not immediately, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said.
For two years, the Government has transferred 1.61 million hectares of land outside populated areas to 762 united territorial communities.
President of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, Judge Jin-Hyun Paik, has appointed three judges as arbitrators in the arbitration proceedings instituted by Ukraine against the Russian Federation.
Top executives from the Institute for Soil Protection of Ukraine and the Holovyne Quarry state enterprise have been detained while receiving a $1.5 million bribe, the National Police of Ukraine has reported.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed Denys Shmyhal as the new head of Ivano-Frankivsk Regional State Administration.
The OSCE SMM records every use of weapons as a ceasefire violation, SMM's spokesperson Dragana Nikolic-Solomon has told Ukrinform.
The policy of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine towards Russian citizens remains unchanged.