Servicemen of the Ukrainian Armed Forces have shot down an unmanned aerial vehicle of the invaders near the village of Vodiane in the Mariupol sector, according to the Facebook page of the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) headquarters.
U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch and representatives of the Civil Network OPORA discussed preparations for the upcoming elections.
In Donetsk region, 701 thousand retired persons will receive raised pension payments from March 1, according to the Information and Internal Policy Department at Donetsk Military-Civil Regional Administration.
Since the launch of the government’s energy efficiency program in 2014, about 525 thousand Ukrainian families have taken advantage of loans issued on energy saving measures.
On Friday, March 15, the Boris Nemtsov public garden will be opened in Kyiv near the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Ukraine.
Canada will allocate funds to counter propaganda during the presidential and parliamentary elections in Ukraine, Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland has said.
Ukraine marks the Ukrainian Volunteer Fighter Day on March 14.
The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine has congratulated the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) on receiving the international Central Banking Transparency Award.
The government has envisaged UAH 1 billion in the 2019 state budget for a pilot project on the development of emergency medical service system, the press service of the Finance Ministry has reported.
The international central securities depository Clearstream and the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) signed an agreement on correspondent relations for further opening a securities account at the Depository of NBU, the central bank’s press service reported.
The Latvian airline AirBaltic will resume flights on the route Riga-Odesa-Riga from March 31, Vice Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic integration of Ukraine Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze wrote on Facebook.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) sent nine trucks carrying humanitarian aid to the temporarily occupied territories, according to the press service of the State Border Guard Service.
This year, construction of a flax-fiber processing plant will kick off in Zhytomyr region.
Ukrainians in Crimea are the second largest ethnic community in the occupied peninsula after the Crimean Tatars and are subjected to rigorous denationalization and assimilation by Russia.