Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew has signed a tomos of autocephaly for the united Orthodox Church of Ukraine.
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A Ukrainian delegation headed by President Petro Poroshenko, which also includes Verkhovna Rada Chairman Andriy Parubiy, will take part this weekend in a ceremony on the signing of a tomos of autocephaly and its handover to the primate of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, the Ukrainian parliament's press service has reported.
A drone has filmed Christmas Town on Kontraktova Square in Kyiv.
Romania has provided Ukrainian students with 85 educational grants for studying at Romanian higher education institutions, the Education and Science Ministry of Ukraine has reported on its website.
The Kremlin's disinformation campaign on the Sea of Azov began at the end of 2017, gradually becoming more intensive and laying an information ground for real events, according to the EU's anti-disinformation project EUvsDisinfo.
Military and civil health care institutions in Donetsk and Luhansk regions will receive humanitarian aid from France for more than UAH 2.1 million.
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There will be many parishioners of the Russian Orthodox Church (ROC) in Ukraine, so the ROC will continue to exist, Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine Epiphanius has said in an interview with the Ukrainian service of Deutsche Welle.
Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine Epiphanius will invite Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew to visit Ukraine after a tomos (decree) of autocephaly is granted to an independent Orthodox church in Ukraine.
The Ukrainian city of Lutsk will receive funds from the European Union for infrastructure development within the framework of a joint cross-border project with the Polish city of Chełm.
The Ukrainian authorities intend to continue implementing all the programs on construction of medical facilities in 2019.
Young Ukrainians in Australia wrote Christmas letters to Ukrainian prisoners, who are illegally held in Russia.
Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Akhtem Chiygoz believes that creation of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine is another step towards the de-occupation of Crimea.
U.S. television channel CNN has edited its New Year's photo report in which Simferopol was mistakenly designated as a Russian city, Ukraine's Embassy in the United States has reported on Twitter.