Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman says that the law on an anti-corruption court may be finally approved by the Verkhovna Rada this week.
The U.S. Department of State has called on Russia to end the aggression in Ukraine and comply with the Minsk agreements.
Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov has discussed with Ambassador of France to Ukraine Isabelle Dumont the ways of putting pressure on Russia in order to release political prisoners of Crimea.
President Petro Poroshenko has signed an order to put into effect the decision of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) of Ukraine as of May 2 “On the termination of some international agreements for Ukraine concluded within the CIS”.
Verkhovna Rada Chairman Andriy Parubiy and President of the Republic of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid held a meeting in Kyiv on May 22, the Ukrainian parliament’s website reports.
Kyiv Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal against a trial court ruling extending the measure of restraint for Ukrainian MP Nadia Savchenko in the form of detention, the court's press secretary, Tetiana Hevedze, has told Ukrinform.
Estonia supports EU’s and NATO’s open door policy towards Ukraine and makes practical efforts to implement the reforms necessary for joining these institutions.
Ukraine is doing everything possible to exert pressure on Russian president Vladimir Putin, to make him release Ukrainian political prisoners illegally held in Russia.
Poroshenko thanks Estonian president for supporting Ukraine in issue of deploying peacekeeping mission in occupied territories
Estonia supports a position of the Ukrainian side in the issue of deploying UN peacekeeping forces in the entire occupied territory of Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
President of the Estonian Republic Kersti Kaljulaid will be the first among heads of foreign states to visit the territory of Donbas liberated from Russian invaders.
Opening of new criminal cases on extremist charges in Crimea and the statement of Russia’s Federal Security Service on the detection of activities of an alleged terrorist group led by the Mejlis are the attempts to discredit the representative body of the Crimean Tatar people.
On May 21-23, 2018, Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin is on an official visit to the Republic of Kenya.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has begun a meeting with President of the Estonian Republic Kersti Kaljulaid, who is on an official visit to Ukraine.
A draft law on the State Bureau for Military Justice has been registered in the Verkhovna Rada.