Despite dramas and losses, this year has been a year of hope for all of us and changes for the better
Society and Culture
Most Ukrainians named President Petro Poroshenko the politician of the year 2018 and said that granting the Tomos of autocephaly to Ukraine was the event of the year 2018.
The High Qualification Commission of Judges of Ukraine (HQCJ) has unveiled the results of the first stage of the competition to the High Anti-Corruption Court and the appeals chamber of this court, the commission's press service has said.
Ukraine’s Ambassador to Estonia Mariana Betsa has thanked heads of Ukrainian organizations for their active work on promoting the image of Ukraine.
All Ukrainian sailors captured by Russian military in the Kerch Strait on November 25 have said that they are prisoners of war, lawyer Nikolai Polozov has said.
The opera-requiem IYOV, which was produced by the musical and theatre formation NOVA OPERA and directed by Vlad Troitskyi, is named among ten winning projects of Music Theater NOW competition.
The security subgroup of the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) has agreed on the introduction of a ceasefire regime in the area of hostilities in Donbas from December 29, Ukraine's representative in the TCG, Yevhen Marchuk, has said.
The counterintelligence of the Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) has exposed in Mykolaiv region an intelligence network of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces, whose representatives carried out the collection and transmission of information with restricted access on the functioning of Ukrainian military units at the Ochakiv garrison in Mykolaiv region.
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the Strategy for Information Reintegration of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol, developed by the Information Policy Ministry.
The official website of the Public Council of International Experts (PCIE) has been launched, the press service of the High Qualification Commission of Judges of Ukraine (HQCJ) has reported.
Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) has recommended that the State Border Guard Service extend the enhanced protection of the state border with Russia and exercise enhanced control of Russian citizens crossing the border, according to a statement posted on the NSDC's website.
About 70% of respondents of the poll conducted by the Drahomanov Sociological Center worry about the armed conflict in eastern Ukraine and its cessation, while only 2% of Ukrainians are concerned about the protection of the Russian language.
Starting from April 6, 2019, Turkish Airlines intends to launch direct flights between the Turkish resort town of Bodrum and Kyiv's Boryspil International Airport.
Military personnel from the Ukrainian Joint Forces provided a hospital in Avdiivka of Donetsk region with humanitarian aid for medical purposes totaling about UAH 209,000.