The Embassy of Ukraine in the USA sent an official letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos with “a strong request” to remove products with the symbols of the self-proclaimed terrorist republic "Donetsk People’s Republic" ("DPR") from the Amazon web-site.
Society and Culture
A tourism forum will be held in Ternopil region on November 22-24, according to the head of the tourism department at the Ternopil Regional State Administration, Rostyslav Yatskiv.
Observers of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine have recorded the deployment of heavy weapons by militants near Russian-occupied Luhansk, the press service of the headquarters of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) has said, with reference to an OSCE SMM report.
Russian border guards have detained a Ukrainian fishing boat in the Sea of Azov in the waters of Yeysk, allegedly for violating the rules of fishing, Russian news agency Interfax has reported, with reference to the press service of the FSB's border directorate for the Krasnodar Krai.
The National Day of Ukraine has been held in the capital of Iraq within the framework of the 45th session of Baghdad International Fair (BIF).
The Ukrainian organizations of Denmark held a meeting on the establishment of the Association of Ukrainians in this country, according to the Embassy of Ukraine in the Kingdom of Denmark.
Zakarpattia region is implementing several tourism projects worth over UAH 17.7 million that are funded from the state budget, according to the press service of the Zakarpattia Regional State Administration
The Ecumenical Patriarchate has reaffirmed its decision to grant the tomos of autocephaly to the Orthodox Church in Ukraine.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine states that any attacks on journalists, as well as any manifestations of intolerance and violence are unacceptable.
Norway and Ukraine will share experiences and maintain contacts as part of the implementation of national education reforms.
Some 52.8% of Ukrainians support the initiative to establish a local autocephalous Orthodox Church in Ukraine, according to a study conducted by the Drahomanov Sociological Center.
Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities Hennadiy Zubko has opened a modern center for rehabilitation of wounded soldiers in Zhytomyr, the press service of the regional development ministry has reported.
The Ukrainian Culture Ministry has challenged at the Justice Ministry the actions of a state registrar with the demand to cancel the decision on the state registration of the right of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP) to use the property of the Holy Dormition Pochayiv Lavra monastery and to bring the registrar to account, the press service of the Ternopil regional prosecutor's office reported on Friday.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has decided to expand the grounds for the issuance of e-Visas to foreigners to entry Ukraine from January 1, 2019 and to increase the list of countries whose citizens have the right for applying for such visas, the Government portal reports.