The European Union still does not have a clear understanding of future trade relations after Britain quits, so a statement by German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel is "an opinion spoken aloud."
On Thursday, December 28, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko will make a working visit to Odesa region.
Transparency International Ukraine has called on President Petro Poroshenko to withdraw his bill on the Anti-Corruption Court and introduce a new one, taking into account the recommendations of the Venice Commission.
As of December 27, almost 380 thousand Ukrainians already took advantage of the visa-free regime with the European Union.
26 December 2017
Alexander Zakharchenko, the leader of the illegal armed formation of the "DPR" [Donetsk Peoples' Republics], has signed a decree on "pardoning" the citizens of Ukraine held in the "republic" that will be released during the exchange of captives with Kyiv.
Ukraine's Acting Health Minister Ulana Suprun hopes that at least 10 decisions on health care reform will be taken at a government meeting on Wednesday, but the reform can be implemented only if President Poroshenko signs the relevant law.
Ex-chairman of the Odesa Regional State Administration Mikheil Saakashvili is preparing to file a lawsuit with the European Court of Human Rights and seek compensation for the alleged kidnapping.
The Ukrainian World Congress expresses gratitude to the United Nations for supporting the resolution "Situation of human rights in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol (Ukraine)" and calls on all the member states to join it.
In 2018, Ukraine will purchase new equipment for snow removal, so local authorities will be better prepared to ensure proper maintenance of roads and life's activity in populated areas.
German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel proposed that the European Union's upcoming Brexit deal with the UK could serve as a template for relations with Ukraine and Turkey.
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has mentioned a phone call to former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, after which the latter escaped from Ukraine.
The number of Ukrainians illegally detained by "LPR" and "DPR" [Luhansk and Donetsk Peoples' Republics] militants continues to grow.
The sale of lethal defensive weapons by the United States to Ukraine will help to ensure stability in Europe.
25 December 2017
The OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) and the European Union Monitoring Mission (EUMM) will not send their representatives to the occupied Crimea to monitor the Russian presidential election in 2018.