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Ukraine moves up 19 positions in Quality of Nationality Index

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Ukraine has become one of the countries where the growth in the value of nationality was most noticeable over the past year: it moves up 19 positions (from 99th to 80th) in the Quality of Nationality Index (QNI).

Ukrainian farmers should enter EU market not only with raw materials but also with products of pr...

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President Petro Poroshenko has noted that the importance of Ukrainians bringing to the European market not only raw materials or products of the agrarian sector, but also products of the processing industry.

MEP Harms calls for boycott of 2018 World Cup in Russia

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German MEP Rebecca Harms, who is also a co-chair of the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly and a member of the Greens group in the European Parliament, has called on European governments to boycott the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, the German deputy's office has told an Ukrinform correspondent.

Klimkin in Toronto to discuss reforms in Ukraine, situation in Crimea and Donbas

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Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin has left for Toronto, Canada, to meet with the foreign ministers of the G7 countries.

Number of cases of use of proscribed weapons in eastern Ukraine grows by nine times - Hug

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The number of cases of use of proscribed weapons in eastern Ukraine grew by almost nine times last week.

Poroshenko does not rule out that Ryanair will start flying to Ukraine ahead of schedule

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Irishlow-cost airlineRyanair can launche flights to Ukraine ahead of schedule.

American diplomat: US actively supports process of Polish-Ukrainian reconciliation

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Polish-Ukrainian relations are complicated, so the United States is making efforts to improve them.

State Fund for Radioactive Waste Management to resume its work in July - Vitaliy Petruk

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The State Fund for Radioactive Waste Management will resume its work on July 1, 2018.

Little Ukrainian aerialists impress Americans

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Aerial acrobats from Kharkiv Katya Buskandze and Nikita Bychkov have impressed spectators of an American TV show.

One Ukrainian soldier killed, three wounded in Donbas over past day

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One Ukrainian soldier was killed, another three were wounded in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in eastern Ukraine over the past day.

Groysman says when candidate for health minister will be represented

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Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said that discussions with the parliamentary coalition on candidates for the post of health minister are still taking place.

U.S. denies any agreements with Russia on future sanctions

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The U.S. administration does not conduct any negotiations with Russian oligarchs or representatives of the Russian government on the introduction of new sanctions against certain individuals or companies close to the Kremlin.

Removing economy from shadow to strengthen consumer protection - Kubiv

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Mechanisms of reducing the shadow economy and expanding the scope of accounting and control tools play an important role in the sphere of consumer rights protection.

Modern Ukrainian cuisine presented in Singapore

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Ukraine’s chefs have presented a modern national cuisine at the World Gourmet Summit in Singapore.

Ukraine hopes for Lithuania's support in organizing Ukraine-NATO Commission meeting at the highes...

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Ukraine hopes for Lithuania's support in organizing the meeting of the Ukraine-NATO Commission at the highest political level.

Two Crimean Tatars found dead in Simferopol jail

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At least four people, including two Crimean Tatars, were found dead in Simferopol pre-trial detention center No. 1, which is controlled by the Russian occupation authorities, in April 2018, the Crimean Human Rights Group (CHRG) has reported.

Groysman: Government ready to report on results of its activities at any moment

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The Cabinet of Ministers in February 2018 submitted a report on the results of its work to the Verkhovna Rada, so MPs have the opportunity to review it at any time.

Donbass movie by Sergei Loznitsa to get world premiere at Cannes

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Donbass movie by Sergei Loznitsa will receive its world premiere at the 71st Cannes Film Festival.

Groysman: Local government responsible for transport modernization

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Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has stated that the modernization of transport is a task of solely local authorities.

PM Groysman promises to provide massive support to agricultural sector

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Ukraine’s Government will provide large-scale support to the agro-industrial complex.

Gerashchenko, Herbst discuss prospects for peacekeeping mission in Donbas. Photos

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First Vice Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Iryna Gerashchenko and former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine John Herbst exchanged views on the prospects and concept of the peacekeeping mission in Donbas within the framework of the informal parliamentary Minsk platform.

Two Nord seiner crewmembers flee to Belarus with fake passports

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Russian diplomats and lawyers are resorting to deception in order to take crewmembers of the offending Nord fishing vessel out of Ukraine as Russians, not Ukrainians, the press office of the Ukrainian State Border Guard Service has reported.

Parliament to continue consideration of bill on rights of copyright holders

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The Verkhovna Rada on Friday, April 20, plans to continue the consideration of a bill on effective management of ownership rights of copyright holders.

Humanitarian cargo from Switzerland arrived in Sumy

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In the evening of April 19, a humanitarian cargo from the Help-Point Sumy charity fund from the Swiss city of Wohlen arrived in the Ukrainian city of Sumy.

Crimean activist Balukh is on hunger strike already for a month

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Staying in a pre-trial detention center in the occupied Crimea, activist Volodymyr Balukh continues the hunger strike, which he announced a month ago, on March 19.