Politics

08 September 2021

Rada calls on world not to recognize elections to Russia’s State Duma

Rada calls on world not to recognize elections to Russia’s State Duma

The Verkhovna Rada adopted a resolution, appealing to the international community over the illegal preparation for the holding of Russian State Duma elections in the temporarily occupied Crimea and Sevastopol and the engagement of Ukrainian citizens from the occupied Donetsk and Luhansk regions.

Zelensky plans to visit New York – press secretary

Zelensky plans to visit New York – press secretary

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky plans to visit New York (the United States) in late September during the general debate and high-level meeting of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly, his press secretary, Serhiy Nykyforov, has told Ukrinform.

Zelensky enacts NSDC decision on personal sanctions

Zelensky enacts NSDC decision on personal sanctions

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has put into effect the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) decision of September 7, 2021 "On the Introduction of Amendments to Personal Special Economic and Other Restrictive Measures (Sanctions)."

07 September 2021

Ukrainian parliament amends law on industrial parks

Ukrainian parliament amends law on industrial parks

The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has adopted amendments to the law "On Industrial Parks" aimed at attracting investment in the industrial sector of the economy by introducing incentives in industrial parks.

Klitschko meets with co-chair of Congressional Ukraine Caucus

Klitschko meets with co-chair of Congressional Ukraine Caucus

Kyiv Mayor Vitalii Klitschko has held a meeting with U.S. Congressman, Co-Chair of the Congressional Ukrainian Caucus, Brian Fitzpatrick, who is on a visit to Ukraine, Ukrinform reports, referring to the press service of Kyiv City State Administration. 

Russia building up nuclear potential – Stoltenberg

Russia building up nuclear potential – Stoltenberg

NATO intends to retain unity to preserve strategic stability and continue the policy of arms control, disarmament, and non-proliferation, to tackle the rising challenges in a more competitive world, which are coming including from Russia’s aggressive behavior.

06 September 2021

Ukrainian defense minister meets with U.S. Congress delegation

Ukrainian defense minister meets with U.S. Congress delegation

Ukrainian Defense Minister Andrii Taran has met with a delegation of the U.S. Congress to discuss the importance of assisting Ukraine in building its air defense and missile defense capabilities, as well as further joint decisions of the U.S. administration and Congress that will help restore Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry's press service has reported.

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