In the period from January 7 to January 13, 2019, eight people in Ukraine died of influenza complications, the Health Ministry’s press service reports.
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First Vice Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Iryna Gerashchenko and Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine Epiphanius discussed the issues of strengthening of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.
The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has detained an anti-Ukrainian propagandist who was expelled from the Russian Federation, the SBU's press center has reported.
The Ukrainian Congress Committee of America (UCCA) has addressed Ukrainians living in the United States and all supporters of Ukraine together to honor the memory of the Heavenly Hundred.
Ukraine's SBU Security Service has said that reports on the expulsion of "SBU agent" Leonid Kaplun from Russia are fake, the SBU's press service has told an Ukrinform correspondent.
The Honorary Consulate of the Slovak Republic has opened in Kharkiv city.
In 2019, China will provide about 230 units of modern medical equipment for hospitals of Kherson, Ivano-Frankivsk, Vinnytsia, Zaporizhzhia and Dnipropetrovsk regions.
The number of countries, which Ukrainian citizens can visit without a visa or after getting a visa at the border, keeps growing.
The Health Ministry plans to expand the Affordable Medicines program in 2020.
Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko met with the new chief of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Ukraine, Alice Sequi.
Ukrainian MPs have honored the memory of those who died during the defense of the Donetsk airport in 2014-2015.
On Thursday, January 17, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko will take part in a liturgy at St. Michael's Cathedral in Zhytomyr.
The Orthodox Church of Ukraine will definitely receive the status of a patriarchate, but it is necessary to unite all Ukrainian Orthodoxy for this purpose.
There is no flu epidemic in Ukraine. The influenza and acute respiratory viral infections (ARVI) epidemic threshold has been exceeded only in two regions - Kyiv and Zhytomyr regions.