President Petro Poroshenko is taking part in a prayer service at St. Michael's Cathedral in Zhytomyr on the occasion of receiving the tomos of autocephaly and the creation of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.
The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has adopted the law introducing amendments to certain laws of Ukraine regarding the subordination of religious organizations and the procedure for state registration of religious organizations with legal status.
Ukraine and Iraq are agreeing on the removal of obstacles to increasing export and import operations and facilitating the work of Ukrainian and Iraqi companies in the markets of both countries, the press service of the Ukrainian Embassy in Iraq has reported following a meeting between Ukrainian Ambassador Viktor Nedopas and Iraq's Minister of Trade Mohammed Hashim al-Aani.
The enthronement of the newly elected head of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine Epiphanius will be held in early February.
In the period from January 7 to January 13, 2019, eight people in Ukraine died of influenza complications, the Health Ministry’s press service reports.
First Vice Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Iryna Gerashchenko and Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine Epiphanius discussed the issues of strengthening of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.
The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has detained an anti-Ukrainian propagandist who was expelled from the Russian Federation, the SBU's press center has reported.
Ukraine’s No.1 Elina Svitolina beat Viktoria Kuzmova and reached the third round of the Australian Open.
The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) stated that last year it uncovered 29 foreign citizens suspected of spying against Ukraine, the SBU press service reports.
The number of registered unemployed people in Ukraine in the last month of 2018 increased by 40,700 compared to November 2018 and amounted to 341,700, the State Statistics Service has reported, with reference to the State Employment Service.
The Embassy of Ukraine in Switzerland expressed its support for captive Ukrainian sailors who are prisoners of war in the Russian Federation.
The Ukrainian Congress Committee of America (UCCA) has addressed Ukrainians living in the United States and all supporters of Ukraine together to honor the memory of the Heavenly Hundred.
The OSCE representatives in the Trilateral Contact Group in Minsk proposed creating a joint peacekeeping mission with the UN in Donbas, which would have military and police components and an international administration.
President Petro Poroshenko has enforced the decision of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine (NSDC) on the state defense order for 2019-2021.