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Red Cross sends humanitarian aid to occupied Donbas

Red Cross sends humanitarian aid to occupied Donbas

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has sent a truck carrying humanitarian aid to the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas, according to the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.

29 January 2020

SBU brings 'ex-DPR minister' to government-controlled area

SBU brings 'ex-DPR minister' to government-controlled area

Counterintelligence officers of Ukraine's SBU Security Service have conducted a special operation to bring a former "coal industry minister" of the terrorist organization "DPR" to the area controlled by the Ukrainian government, the SBU's press service has reported.

SBU brings 'ex-DPR minister' to government-controlled area

SBU brings 'ex-DPR minister' to government-controlled area

Counterintelligence officers of Ukraine's SBU Security Service have conducted a special operation to bring a former "coal industry minister" of the terrorist organization "DPR" to the area controlled by the Ukrainian government, the SBU's press service has reported.

28 January 2020

27 January 2020

24 January 2020

UN sends over 100 tonnes of aid to occupied Donbas

UN sends over 100 tonnes of aid to occupied Donbas

Twelve trucks carrying humanitarian cargo from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees for the temporarily occupied territory of Donbas have passed through the Novotroitske entry and exit checkpoint, the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine has reported.

23 January 2020

About half of Donbas war veterans feel excluded from society

About half of Donbas war veterans feel excluded from society

Almost half of the Donbas war veterans were prejudiced or unfairly treated by their fellow citizens, according to a study titled "Life after Conflict: Survey on the Sociodemographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics of Veterans of the Conflict in Eastern Ukraine and Their Families" conducted by the International Organization for Migration (IOM).

22 January 2020

Ukraine marks Day of Unity

Ukraine marks Day of Unity

Ukraine marks the Day of Unity on January 22, the day when the Ukrainian People's Republic (UPR) and the Western Ukrainian People's Republic (WUPR) signed a Unification Act in 1919.

21 January 2020

Over 60% of Ukrainians back Ukraine's accession to EU

Over 60% of Ukrainians back Ukraine's accession to EU

More than 60% of Ukrainians consider joining the European Union as Ukraine's main integration area, and more than 50% support their country's joining NATO as the best option for guaranteeing security for the state, according to a nationwide survey conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation.

18 January 2020

SkyUp suspends scheduled flights to UAE

SkyUp suspends scheduled flights to UAE

Ukraine’s SkyUp Airlines will suspend operation of scheduled flights to Sharjah (UAE) from Zaporizhzhia, Lviv and Kharkiv due to closure of airspace over Iran and Iraq.

17 January 2020

Almost 215,000 Ukrainians reside legally in Poland

Almost 215,000 Ukrainians reside legally in Poland

Nearly 423,000 foreigners had permits for temporary or permanent residence in Poland as of early 2020, or 50,000 more than a year ago. The largest number of permits (more than 35,000) was issued to Ukrainian citizens, whose number increased to almost 215,000, Polish Office for Foreigners spokesman Jakub Dudziak has said.

16 January 2020

Ukraine unemployment rate plummets

Ukraine unemployment rate plummets

In 2019, the number of Ukrainians registered as unemployed decreased by 26,100 people: from 364,300 people in January to 338,200 people in December, the State Statistics Service of Ukraine reports.

15 January 2020

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