The activists held a simultaneous flash mob in Moscow (Russia) and Chicago (USA) to demand the cessation of hostilities in Syria and express support for Crimea.
Society and Culture
Pope Francis reminded the international community about the conflict in Donbas, caused by Russian aggression, and the victims in this conflict.
The poverty rate in Ukraine decreased to 12% in 2017.
Christmas is a spiritual and national holiday, which symbolizes the birth of hope for salvation, peace and justice, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said in his Christmas greeting posted on the official website of the head of state.
The Ukrainian Canadian Congress will continue to support Ukraine in 2018.
The Cassation Administrative Court, part of the Supreme Court of Ukraine, will consider on January 29 a lawsuit filed by Mikheil Saakashvili, the leader of the Movement of New Forces, against Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko about the illegality of his decree depriving the former Georgian president of Ukrainian citizenship.
Valerie Tereshchenko, a soloist with The Australian Ballet of Ukrainian descent, has won the prestigious $20,000 Telstra Ballet Dancer Award.
Garry Kasparov, the 13th world chess champion and a Russian opposition politician, has said that Crimea is a seized territory.
All checkpoints on the Ukrainian border operate in a normal mode.
Ukrainian designer Iryna Levkovych has amazed the Americans with her collection of seamless dresses "Woolen miracles."
The pressure of the occupation authorities in Crimea on the Crimean Tatars is intensifying, the chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people, Bloc of Petro Poroshenko MP Refat Chubarov, has said.
The fact that occupation of Crimea has brought many problems to the Crimean community and forced people to leave the peninsula is well-known to them
The first days of January 2018 in the Ukrainian capital started with a temperature record.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed the Law of Ukraine "On Prevention and Counteraction to Domestic Violence".