The Festival of Ukrainian Culture, which will be held in Lebanon in May, represents the best examples of culture and art of our country, the Embassy of Ukraine in the Lebanese Republic has reported.
Society and Culture
Holodomor: Silenced Voices of the Starved Children by Lesa Melnyczuk from Australia got a gold award in one of the categories of the Independent Publisher Book Award 2019 (IPPY Awards).
Infantry Day is marked in Ukraine for the first time.
President Petro Poroshenko has appointed Volodymyr Horkovenko a new member of the National Council of Ukraine on Television and Radio Broadcasting to replace Yuriy Artemenko.
The reform of school education is being successfully implemented in Ukraine, and 461 thousand pupils will finish the first grade of the New Ukrainian School in May 2019.
On May 3-4, thunderstorms, hailstorms and strong wind are expected in some regions of Ukraine.
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry does not advise Ukrainians to travel to Tunisia for rest due to the escalation of the security situation in this country, the ministry's consular service department has reported on its Facebook page.
“Shahar” Theater, operating at the Bat Yam branch of the Association of Ukrainian Immigrants in Israel, celebrated its 20th anniversary on April 30, 2019.
Horlytsia Ukrainian Dance Ensemble from the United States has decently represented Ukraine as part of a multicultural event at a school in Palatine (Illinois), according to the Facebook page of the ensemble.
UA|TV Ukraine’s international broadcasting TV channel has entered the Turkish TV market and is now available for Türksat platform subscribers.
The United States published a report on increase in the number of political prisoners in Russia. As of March 2019, there were 236 people, including those who were held in the occupied Crimea.
A music video for the song of Ukrainian band KAZKA “Plakala” (“She was crying”) has already got 204 million views on YouTube.
On Thursday, April 25, the test of the second stage of the US-Ukraine rocket Alpha was successfully accomplished in the town of Briggs, Texas, USA.
Ukrainian culture minister Nyshchuk: UNESCO should check condition of Khan's Palace in occupied Crimea
Ukraine is waiting for a UNESCO monitoring mission, which would check the condition of the Khan's Palace in the town of Bakhchisaray in annexed Crimean.