Neither the Verkhovna Rada nor the President of Ukraine will support the decision by the parliamentary committee to remove the so-called anti-discrimination clause from a bill on the new Labor Code, which contradicts Ukraine's obligation taken within the procedure for getting a visa-free travel with the EU.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has called on the GUAM member states to fully implement the program on cooperation with Japan, signed in 2015, and to continue the work on the framework program for cooperation with the United States.
European Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn has condemned the introduction of amendments to the law of Ukraine on electronic declaration of incomes of officials.
Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andriy Parubiy has congratulated officers and veterans of the Security Service of Ukraine on the professional day, noting that the SBU is confidently responding to modern threats and challenges.
Iryna Gerashchenko hopes for adoption of bill on protection of families of missing persons in Donbas
Iryna Gerashchenko, the first deputy chairman of the Verkhovna Rada and the member of the humanitarian subgroup of the Trilateral Contact Group for the settlement of the conflict in Donbas, has informed about development of a bill on protection of the families of missing persons.
President Petro Poroshenko informed that the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine will soon consider a concept of reformation of the Security Service of Ukraine taking into account the best practices of the EU and NATO countries.
Foreign Ministry of Ukraine condemns terrorist attack carried out near the Houses of Parliament in London
The Foreign Ministry of Ukraine condemns in the strongest possible terms the terrorist attack carried out near the Houses of Parliament in London on March 22, 2017 that left four people dead and injured 40 others.