The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has decided to request medical documents from Russia concerning the current state of health of Ukrainian Pavlo Hryb, his lawyer, Yevhenia Zakrevska, has said.
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The European Union has called on Russia to release Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis Akhtem Chiygoz and drop charges from another deputy chairman of the organization, Ilmi Umerov, according to a statement made by the spokesperson for the EU foreign policy chief.
The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) is calling upon the international community to boycott the World Festival of Youth and Students being hosted by the Russian Federation on October 14-22, 2017, according to a report posted on the official UWC website.
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has expressed its strong protest due the illegal decision by the occupation authorities in Crimea to sentence Ukrainian citizen Akhtem Chiygoz to eight years in prison and is demanding that he be released, according to a statement posted on the ministry's website.
A Crimean political prisoner and deputy head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people has been sentenced to eight years in prison.
President Petro Poroshenko says that the program on reforming rural healthcare system has been already developed.
American actress Demi Moore chose a dress by Ukrainian designer Vita Kin to attend the photo exhibition in Los Angeles.
Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov, while commenting on the breakthrough of the state border at the Shehyni checkpoint and the opening of a criminal case on illegal movement across the border, has proposed two options for former Odesa Regional Governor Mikheil Saakashvili.
Canada has agreed to start to elaborate a joint film production agreement with Ukraine.
A rally has been held in Brussels to show the citizens of the European Union the essence of Russia’s aggressive and terrorist regime. In addition, Ukraine's friends demanded to release Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko, the imprisoned hostage of the Kremlin.
The increase in pensions is a priority task of the Cabinet of Ministers, but without a comprehensive reform of the pension system there is no chance to ensure pension further growth, Social Policy Minister Andriy Reva has said.
Poland expects Ukraine to abide by its commitments regarding the learning by the Polish minority of their native language.
The first Ukrainian stand was opened in the industrial section of the 42nd Toronto International Film Festival.
China has unveiled plans to build a replica of Mars on a spectacular corner of the Tibetan plateau. The ambitious project will cost the country over $60 million, the Guardian reports.