The Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine sent a motion to the Desniansky District Court in Chernihiv city to arrest deputy minister for temporarily occupied territories Yuri Hrymchak and his accomplice, Ihor Ovdiyenko, with the right to post a bail of UAH 12 million.
Security officers searched the home of Ukraine's Deputy Minister for Temporarily Occupied Territories Yuriy Hrymchak late on Wednesday, August 14, his wife, Yulia Hrymchak, has written on Facebook.
Ukraine's National Police is conducting a pretrial investigation in 78 criminal proceedings on raider attacks, the information and analytical support department of the National Police has said in a response to an information request from Ukrinform.
Counterintelligence officers of the Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) have exposed in Lviv region a local resident who was performing intelligence tasks for the Russian special services, the SBU press center has reported.
The illegal amber mining in Ukraine has become a war of the criminal world against the state.
It is necessary to amend the Criminal Code of Ukraine to strengthen the responsibility for violation of subsoil protection rules in order to effectively combat the illegal amber mining.
An office of the United States Drug Enforcement Administration is planned to be opened in Ukraine by 2020.
Counterintelligence officers of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) have detained a Russian citizen in Cherkasy region who was preparing to commit an act of sabotage at a strategically important military facility.
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.
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.
OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Harlem Desir has condemned an attack on the press center of the Ukrainian National News Agency Ukrinform and called on the Ukrainian authorities to bring the attackers to justice.
The National Union of Journalists of Ukraine (NUJU) condemns an attack on the Ukrainian national news agency Ukrinform and calls on law enforcement to conduct an effective investigation and punish the perpetrators, NUJU Chairman Serhiy Tomilenko has said.
A Ukrainian tourist has been robbed and killed in Cape Town, South Africa, according to the news website IOL.
Smugglers attempted to illegally move cigarettes worth more than UAH 250,000 to Romania through the border in Chernivtsi region, the Western Regional Directorate of the Ukrainian State Border Guard Service has reported on its Facebook page.