Documentary The Distant Barking of Dogs by Danish director Simon Lereng Wilmont about the life of 10-year-old boy and his grandmother in Hnutove village on the front line in eastern Ukraine won the prize of the Cinema Eye Honors.
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Two more church communities in Vinnytsia region, the first ones in the Sharhorod district, joined the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, the press service of the Vinnytsia eparchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church reports.
The amendments to the Tomos of Autocephaly of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine and the proclamation of the patriarchate are quite possible.
A total of 235 candidates participating in the competition to the Supreme Court of Ukraine have successfully passed exams, according to a report obtained by Ukrinform from the High Qualification Commission of Judges of Ukraine (HQCJ).
Historical thriller Mr. Jones directed by Agnieszka Holland, a joint production of Poland, Ukraine and the UK, will participate in the competition of the 69th Berlin International Film Festival.
Ukraine’s consul in Moscow Albert Cherniakov has visited in a detention center wounded Ukrainian sailors who were captured by Russian troops near the Kerch Strait.
President Petro Poroshenko has said that Ukrainian-language books and brochures in country’s bookstores account for almost 78% of the total volume, while Russian-language ones reach only 15%.
Verkhovna Rada Human Rights Commissioner Liudmyla Denisova plans to visit Moscow next week to attend court hearings on the extension of the terms of arrest for captive Ukrainian sailors.
Patriarch Filaret has handed over the Order of St. Apostle Andrew the First-Called to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko for his active participation in the process of obtaining a tomos of autocephaly of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.
The number of Ukrainian tourists who visited Georgia in 2018 grew by 4.2 %, according to the portal News-Georgia.
Freed Ukrainian sailor Andriy Novichkov has returned from Iran to Ukraine, an Ukrinform correspondent said.
The Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus performed Christmas carols at the residence of Canada's Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland.
The Embassy of Ukraine in Hungary presented English version of the video "Ukraine under aggression" at the meeting with Ambassadors from the EU and NATO member states, other European and Latin American countries.
On January 9, in Istanbul, all members of the Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate signed a tomos of autocephaly of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.