Hundreds of films are presented for participation in the international and national programs of the Odesa International Film Festival this year.
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Ukraine’s Visa Centre in Doha (Qatar) has started operating from July 2019, the Embassy of Ukraine in Qatar reports.
Bohdan Kravchuk, former student of the Lesya Ukrainka Eastern European National University in Lutsk, has become the first Ukrainian with Down syndrome to complete higher education. He earned a bachelor's degree in History, according to Lesia Bondaruk, a representative of the Institute of National Remembrance.
As of July 2019, 924 united territorial communities have already been created in Ukraine.
The Ministries of Internal Affairs of Ukraine and Israel signed a declaration on the intensification of cooperation, Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov has stated.
Ukrainians consider corruption in state bodies and hostilities in Donbas to be the most important problems now, according to a survey conducted by the Rating sociological group at the request of the International Republican Institute.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) sent nine trucks carrying humanitarian aid to the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas, according to the press service of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.
Kyiv's Pechersky District Court has rejected a petition filed by the Prosecutor General's Office (PGO) regarding the arrest of property of former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko in the case on the illegal withdrawal of the Mezhyhiria residence from state ownership, Head of the PGO's Special Investigation Department Serhiy Horbatiuk has told Ukrinform.
Sixty-two percent of Ukrainians support their country's accession to NATO, whereas 21% are against this idea.
Some 561 resource centers for inclusive education have been established in Ukraine, according to Minister of Education and Science Lilia Hrynevych.
The High Council of Justice has dismissed two judges.
Some 69% of Ukrainians have said they support Ukraine's accession to the European Union, while 13% are against.
The High Qualification Commission of Judges has recommended that the High Council of Justice dismiss 23 judges from office because of their refusal to undergo qualification assessment to confirm compliance with position.
Canada has increased the number of police instructors and extended their stay in Ukraine, according to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.