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24 April 2020

Arms cache found in Donbas - SBU

Arms cache found in Donbas - SBU

Law enforcers of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) have found dozens of mines, large-caliber shells, grenades and other weapons and ammunition near the village of Olhynka, Donetsk region, in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area, the SBU's press service has reported.

MH17 trial: Identity of 12 witnesses to be concealed

MH17 trial: Identity of 12 witnesses to be concealed

The District Court of The Hague has ruled that the identity of 12 witnesses in MH17 trial will be concealed, while a corresponding status of the thirteenth witness has been dismissed, an Ukrinform correspondent reports from The Hague.

23 April 2020

Ukrainian health workers return from Italy

Ukrainian health workers return from Italy

Ukrainian health workers have returned from Italy where they provided professional assistance in combating coronavirus, Ukraine's Deputy Interior Minister Anton Gerashchenko has said on his Facebook page.

Ukrainian health workers return from Italy

Ukrainian health workers return from Italy

Ukrainian health workers have returned from Italy where they provided professional assistance in combating coronavirus, Ukraine's Deputy Interior Minister Anton Gerashchenko has said on his Facebook page.

Bill on nationwide testing for COVID-19 registered in parliament

Bill on nationwide testing for COVID-19 registered in parliament

A bill introducing amendments to certain laws of Ukraine to improve the capability of Ukraine's health system to combat coronavirus disease (COVID-19), which should launch nationwide coronavirus testing and improve conditions for health care workers, has been registered in the Verkhovna Rada.

22 April 2020

Ukraine starts clinical trials of drug that helps fight COVID-19

Ukraine starts clinical trials of drug that helps fight COVID-19

Ukraine launches clinical trials of a domestic drug, which, according to the preliminary findings of Ukrainian scientists and manufacturers, can significantly reduce or completely neutralize the risk of death from complications caused by the coronavirus disease.

Pirates kidnap Ukrainian off Benin

Pirates kidnap Ukrainian off Benin

Pirates have attacked a Portuguese-flagged vessel off the coast of Benin and kidnapped a Ukrainian citizen, a crew member of the ship, Director of the Consular Service Department of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry Serhii Pohoreltsev has told Ukrinform.

Ukraine confirms 6,592 coronavirus cases

Ukraine confirms 6,592 coronavirus cases

Ukraine has confirmed 467 new coronavirus Covid-19 cases over the past day, bringing the total number to 6,592, according to the Public Health Centre of the Health Ministry of Ukraine.

21 April 2020

Ukrainian army reports 39 coronavirus cases

Ukrainian army reports 39 coronavirus cases

The number of Ukrainian servicepersons infected with the coronavirus (COVID-19) has risen to 39 people, according to the press service of the Medical Forces Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.

20 April 2020

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