Society and Culture

28 February 2020

Mejlis extends condolences over deaths of Turkish troops

Mejlis extends condolences over deaths of Turkish troops

Refat Chubarov, head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people, has expressed his condolences to the families and friends of Turkish soldiers who were killed as a result of military aggression by Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad and Russia's military command, according to a statement of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people, the text of which Chubarov posted on his Facebook page.

27 February 2020

26 February 2020

25 February 2020

Servant of the People, Zelensky would receive most votes in elections - poll

Servant of the People, Zelensky would receive most votes in elections - poll

If elections to the Verkhovna Rada were held in the near future, the Servant of the People party would receive the greatest support of voters (36%), whereas incumbent Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky would receive the most votes (40%), according to a study entitled "Citizens' Assessment of Government Activity, Level of Trust in Social Institutions and Politicians, Electoral Orientations of Citizens (February 2020)" conducted by the sociological service of the Razumkov Center.

24 February 2020

Over half of Ukrainians trust president - Razumkov Center

Over half of Ukrainians trust president - Razumkov Center

Some 51.5% of Ukrainian citizens trust President Volodymyr Zelensky, whereas 41% do not trust him, according to a study entitled "Citizens' Assessment of Government Activity, Level of Trust in Social Institutions and Politicians, Electoral Orientations of Citizens (February 2020)", which was conducted by the sociological service of the Razumkov Center.

Razumkov visits Ukrainian school in Riga

Razumkov visits Ukrainian school in Riga

Verkhovna Rada Chairman Dmytro Razumkov has visited the Ukrainian Secondary School in Riga as part of his visit to Latvia, the Ukrainian parliament's press service has reported.

21 February 2020

UN condemns violence against evacuees from Wuhan

UN condemns violence against evacuees from Wuhan

The United Nations condemns yesterday's attack on Ukrainians and foreigners evacuated from Wuhan and calls on the Ukrainian government to take precautionary measures against all people affected by the situation, the United Nations Office in Ukraine has said in a statement published on Facebook.

Half of Ukrainians think country going in wrong direction

Half of Ukrainians think country going in wrong direction

More than 50% of Ukrainians believe that events in Ukraine are going in the wrong direction, while 25% of respondents have the opposite view, according to a survey conducted by the sociological service of the Razumkov Center.

20 February 2020

Health Ministry declares successful evacuation of Ukrainians from China

Health Ministry declares successful evacuation of Ukrainians from China

The Novi Sanzhary medical center of the National Guard of Ukraine, designated as a place of observation for Ukrainians and foreigners who arrived from China, has been tested by epidemiologists and poses no threat to the evacuees or others, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported.

Ukraine marks Day of Heroes of Heavenly Hundred

Ukraine marks Day of Heroes of Heavenly Hundred

The day is marked annually on February 20 pursuant to the Decree of the President of Ukraine dated February 11, 2015 "On Commemoration of the Heroism of Participants in the Revolution of Dignity and Honoring the Memory of the Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred."

Ukraine marks Day of Heroes of Heavenly Hundred

Ukraine marks Day of Heroes of Heavenly Hundred

The day is marked annually on February 20 pursuant to the Decree of the President of Ukraine dated February 11, 2015 "On Commemoration of the Heroism of Participants in the Revolution of Dignity and Honoring the Memory of the Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred."

19 February 2020

18 February 2020

17 February 2020

Activists light 176 candles near Iran's Embassy in Kyiv

Activists light 176 candles near Iran's Embassy in Kyiv

About 50 activists have held a memorial service near the Embassy of Iran in Kyiv during which they lit 176 candles and laid red roses to mourn citizens of six countries killed in the sky over Iran, according to an Ukrinform correspondent.

Activists light 176 candles near Iran's Embassy in Kyiv

Activists light 176 candles near Iran's Embassy in Kyiv

About 50 activists have held a memorial service near the Embassy of Iran in Kyiv during which they lit 176 candles and laid red roses to mourn citizens of six countries killed in the sky over Iran, according to an Ukrinform correspondent.

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