Two people were injured in clashes between police and protesters outside the building of the Verkhovna Rada on Tuesday, October 17, the Ukrainian Interior Ministry has reported on Twitter.
Accidents and Emergencies
Foreign Ministry informs about emergency telephone line after Hurricane Ophelia hit the British Isles
The Foreign Ministry of Ukraine informs that our compatriots should contact Ukrainian consuls in case of emergency in connection with Hurricane Ophelia that hit the British Isles and cancellation of flights at many airports.
The Foreign Ministry of Ukraine advises our compatriots in case of emergency in connection with wildfires in Portugal to contact the Ukrainian consul.
The units of the State Emergency Service (SES) of Ukraine saved 25 people and distinguished 904 fires during the last week, from October 9 to October15, the SES press service reported.
Strong winds of up to 15-20 m/s are expected across Ukraine on October 13-14.
One Ukrainian soldier has been wounded in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in Donbas over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian Defense Ministry spokesman Andriy Lysenko has said.
The number of suicide cases among Ukrainian military dropped by 12% this year, according to a defense official.
The Russian side has not provided any information on how Ukrainian border guards from the Sumy border detachment fell into the hands of Russian FSB officers, according to Oleh Slobodian, an assistant to the chief of the Ukrainian State Border Service.
The Foreign Ministry has confirmed the death of a Ukrainian citizen in a crash of the An-12 aircraft in the Congo.
On Monday, October 9, rain and wind are expected in Ukraine, according to the Ukrainian Hydrometeorological Center.
On October 6, the increase in wind speed up to 19-24 m/s is expected in most regions of Ukraine.
A total of 195 towns and villages in seven regions of Ukraine were left without electricity early on Friday, October 6, due to adverse weather conditions (rain and wind gusts), the press office of the State Service for Emergency Situations has reported.
On Wednesday, the ground and air frosts are expected in eastern regions of Ukraine, Dnipropetrovsk and Zaporizhzhia regions.
No fire and explosions of ammunition have been observed at military depots near the town of Kalynivka, Vinnytsia region, as of 08.30 on October 3, the press office of the State Service for Emergency Situations (SSES) has reported.