In the first half of 2018, the population of Ukraine decreased by 123 thousand people, and as of July 1 it amounted to 42.263,900 people.
Society and Culture
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has congratulated Ukrainian pupils Varvara Chernova and Yehor Hrushevyi on their victory in the International Earth Science Olympiad, which was held this year in Thailand.
Children of the ATO soldiers killed in Donbas are on holiday in a children's camp on the peninsula of Halkidiki in Greece.
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has strongly condemned an attack on observers of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine on the north-eastern outskirts of the temporarily occupied village of Holmivsky in Donetsk region on August 16.
The Red Dot Award for the branding Ukraine NOW means the recognition by the international community of creative industry and government communications in Ukraine.
On Friday, August 17, the Ukrainian community in Bursa (Turkey) is going to hold a picnic on the occasion of the 27th anniversary of the Independence Day of Ukraine.
Twenty-two Russians imprisoned in Ukraine have written statements asking Russian President Vladimir Putin for their exchange for Ukrainian citizens held in Russian penitentiary institutions.
Most residents of Lviv, Kharkiv and Odesa say they are patriots of Ukraine.
The Ukrainian Culture Ministry has added four more people to the list of those who pose a threat to Ukraine's national security.
Well-known Britpop rock band Suede has revealed a clip for the song 'Life is Golden,' which was filmed in the Ukrainian town of Prypiat, near Chornobyl, according to British music journalism website NME.
OSCE Project Co-ordinator in Ukraine, Ambassador Vaidotas Verba has announced the preparation of a new project to assist Ukraine in protecting critical infrastructure.
The Ukrainian side is ready to pardon 11 Russian citizens, convicted of crimes against Ukraine's sovereignty, who appealed to Russian President Vladimir Putin with the request to return them to Russia in exchange for Ukrainian political prisoners.
Prosecutors in Kyiv's Obolonsky District Court, which is holding judicial debates in a high treason case against former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, have asked the court to sentence him to 15 years in prison, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
Most Ukrainians consider the problem of waste management important.