Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has supported the construction of the Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center in Kyiv and stressed the importance of honoring the memory of the victims of the genocide, the memorial's press center has told Ukrinform.
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As of July 29, Ukraine reports 67,597 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases.
28 July 2020
The Ministry of Health of Ukraine has updated the list of countries that are classified as "green zone" or "red zone" depending on a number of active COVID-19 cases per 100,000 population.
More than a thousand Ukrainian artists and representatives of creative industry have received financial support from the EU under the House of Europe program totaling more than EUR 800,000.
News agencies in times of coronavirus crisis are red light to panic and fake news
The highest number of new coronavirus cases in Ukraine in the past 24 hours have been recorded in Lviv region and the city of Kyiv.
An indictment has been filed against Vladyslav Manher, the Kherson Regional Council chairman, and Oleksiy Levin, an ex-aide to a Kherson Regional Council deputy, for organizing an attack on activist Kateryna Handziuk, the press service of the Prosecutor General's Office has said.
As of July 28, Ukraine reports 66,575 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases.
27 July 2020
In April-June 2020, healthcare institutions that treated patients with the coronavirus disease and suspected COVID-19 received almost UAH 2.5 billion under contracts with the National Health Service of Ukraine (NHSU).
The Ukrainian Interior Ministry has closed 37 nightclubs due to coronavirus lockdown violations, the press service of the President's Office has reported.
The fourth batch of humanitarian aid from Canada has arrived in Zhytomyr region, the press service of Zhytomyr Regional State Administration reports.
More than 60% of Ukrainians believe that the economic situation in Ukraine has deteriorated over the past six months, a quarter think it has not changed, and only 8% have seen improvement, according to a survey taken by the Rating sociological group on July 15-20.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Ukraine donated a tonne of electrodes for performing welding works on the main water pipelines of the Siversky Donets-Donbas canal, damaged as a result of hostilities.
Kyiv City has confirmed 70 new COVID-19 cases over the past day.