A new composition of the Public Integrity Council (PIC) in Ukraine has been elected at a meeting of representatives of public associations, an Ukrinform correspondent has reported.
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A volunteer of the InformNapalm group raised a blue-yellow Ukrainian flag on the Laspi Pass in the occupied Crimea in support of Ukrainian sailors, who had been captured by Russia.
The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) and the Ukrainian diaspora welcome the successful completion of the Unifying Synod on December 15, 2018 in Kyiv and the establishment of the Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church.
Former Head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate Onufriy will be called Metropolitan of the Russian Orthodox Church in Ukraine after the creation of the united Ukrainian Orthodox Church and the election of its head.
On Friday, December 14, the Jordanian airline Jordan Aviation performed the first flight from the country's capital Amman to the Igor Sikorsky Kyiv International Airport (Zhuliany).
The Ukrainian Christmas Fair took place for the sixth time in a row at the Ukrainian House in Warsaw on Sunday, December 16.
Metropolitan of Pereiaslav and Bila Tserkva Epifaniy (Serhiy Dumenko) has been elected primate of the local Ukrainian Orthodox Church.
Germany will provide Ukraine with financial assistance worth EUR 35 million to combat climate change, the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources has reported.
More than 30% of Ukrainians do not support mass protests in Ukraine, according to a survey conducted by the Ukrainian Institute for Social Research named after Oleksandr Yaremenko and the Social Monitoring Center.
The state budget for the next year envisages UAH 1 billion for the construction of rural clinics, the press service of the Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities Ministry reports.
On Friday, December 14, the Ukrainian community presents a national culture at the International Charity Christmas Festival in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
The Ukrainian Film Days festival took place in the city of Porto, Portugal, the press service of the Ukrainian Consulate in the city of Porto reports.
Verkhovna Rada Chairman Andriy Parubiy has met with a member of the Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, Metropolitan Ambrosios (Zografos) of Korea.
The Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kyiv Patriarchate (UOC-KP) has selected a candidate for the post of primate of the local Ukrainian Orthodox Church from the diocese, UOC-KP spokesman, Archbishop Yevstratiy (Zorya) has said.