Russia has described a statement by U.S. Special Representative Kurt Volker on a peacekeeping mission in Donbas as "an attempt to cancel the Minsk agreements."
Society and Culture
Being imprisoned in a Russian penal colony, Ukrainian political prisoner, director Oleg Sentsov does not forget about filmmaking.
Observers from the OPORA civil network have not recorded any significant violations in local elections that took place in Ukraine on October 29, according to a statement posted on the website of the organization.
On October 29 (the night from Saturday to Sunday), Ukraine turns clocks one hour back for daylight saving time.
Some elementary schools will take part in the New Ukrainian School project which provides for using the innovative LEGO education methodology. Starting from 2018, the methodology is planned to be introduced in all Ukrainian schools.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has expressed condolences to the families of those killed in an explosion outside the office of the Espreso television channel in Kyiv and urged law enforcement officers to solve this deadly crime as soon as possible.
The arrival in Kyiv of deputy heads of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people, Ilmi Umerov and Akhtem Chiygoz, who are currently in Ankara, has been postponed, and their return to Ukraine is now expected on October 27.
American singer and musician Frank Stallone, a brother of famous Hollywood actor Sylvester Stallone, has accepted the invitation of Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko to visit Ukraine and handed over a lot for the Charity Viennese Ball to be held in Kyiv.
Ukraine will not limit the right to education in the Polish language.
The Swiss Government has allocated humanitarian aid worth $150 thousand to eastern Ukraine.
Ukraine has filed a cause of action with the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) on the lawsuit against Russia related to the events in Donbas in 2014.
The facts of violations during the organization and holding of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in the amount of UAH 8.6 million, which were reported by Head of the State Audit Service of Ukraine (SASU) Lidia Havrylova, do not correspond to reality.
Teachers of Donetsk region support the law on education, including the language article.
The Czech Security Information Service (BIS) has issued an annual report, which points to the increased activity of Russian and Chinese spies on the territory of the country, the 420on.cz website has reported, with reference to a BIS report.