Visa waiver agreement with Antigua and Barbuda comes into force in Ukraine on June 29

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The agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of Antigua and Barbuda on the mutual abolition of visa requirements enters into force on June 29.

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UN peacekeepers should be in entire occupied territory, including Ukrainian-Russian border – Poro...

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Ukraine insists on the deployment of a UN peacekeeping mission throughout the whole territory of occupied Donbas, not only along the contact line.

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Ukrinform: Ukraine expected to be 9 percent more energy efficient in 2020 than in 2009

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Ukraine is expected to reach energy efficiency at the level of 9 percent by 2020, compared with the situation in 2005 to 2009, by implementing the European energy efficiency directives. “Today, all the international partners help Ukraine move towards energy efficiency. However, this path is...

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Government approves military-industrial complex development strategy until 2028

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The Cabinet of Ministers has supported a draft resolution "On the Approval of the Military-Industrial Complex Development Strategy for the Period until 2028".

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Daily Mail: Australian police help arrest couple in Ukraine who filmed themselves having sex with...

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A couple allegedly filmed themselves having sex with their four-year-old daughter before selling the child porn for $70 in Australia.  The man, 29, and woman, 30, who are believed to be cousins, allegedly made the footage in their native Ukraine. Read more here. The post Daily Mail: Australian po...

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UNIAN: Nearly 1,400 measles cases recorded in Ukraine over past week

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On June 12 to 19, 1,401 measles cases have been recorded in Ukraine, of which 560 were adults and 841 children, as reported by the Public Health Center at the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, referring to the operational data. It is also noted that since the year’s start, 21,894 people have b...

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Court in London issues order to freeze assets of Gazprom in UK over debt to Naftogaz

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A court in London has issued an order to freeze assets of Russia’s Gazprom in the United Kingdom so that to enforce the Stockholm arbitration award, whereby Gazprom owes Naftogaz of Ukraine S2.6 billion.

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Vice PM Zubko: Ukraine expected to reach energy efficiency at 9% until 2020

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Ukraine is expected to reach energy efficiency at the level of 9% by 2020, compared with the situation in 2005-2009, by implementing the European energy efficiency directives.

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Ukraine’s GDP grew by 3.1% in first quarter of 2018 – Groysman

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The GDP of Ukraine increased by 3.1% in the first quarter of 2018.

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PM Groysman: Foreign debts impede raising social standards in Ukraine

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Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has stated that the foreign debts accumulated for 2005-2013 impede raising social standards in Ukraine now.

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Trade turnover between Ukraine and Latvia grew by 37% in first quarter of this year - Klimkin

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In the first quarter of 2018, trade turnover between Ukraine and Latvia increased by 37%.

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Small privatization starts in Ukraine in a few weeks

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Small privatization in Ukraine will start in a few weeks.

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VoxUkraine: Understanding Ukraine’s migration statistics

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According to State Statistics Service data, over the past 12 years Ukraine has been experiencing migration population growth – over the said period 230,000 more people entered the country as compared to those who left. At the same time, according to UN statistics, Ukraine is among the top ten cou...

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112.ua: Moscow Court fines Ukrainian football fan for running on pitch during FIFA World Cup opener

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The Khamovkicheskian court of Moscow fined the Ukrainian football supporter, who breached the public order during the FIFA World Cup game in Russia. Ulyana Solopova, the press secretary of the court said this on Wednesday as quoted by Interfax.  “S.V. Kravchenko, the citizen of Ukraine is c...

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Almost 203,000 explosive devices disposed in eastern Ukraine since start of combat actions

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Since the beginning of combat actions in eastern Ukraine, sapper units of the Ukrainian Armed Forces have disposed almost 203,000 explosive devices, the Defense Ministry reports.

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Lagarde welcomes adoption of law on High Anti-Corruption Court

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Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has welcomed adoption of the law on the High Anti-Corruption Court (HACC) by the Ukrainian parliament and insists that the newly created court reviews all the corruption cases, including appeals.

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Germany to continue to support Ukraine on its European path - Michael Roth

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The Federal Republic of Germany will continue to support Ukraine on its European path and assist in solving current issues related to domestic political transformation processes.

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World Refugee Day marked today

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World Refugee Day is marked on June 20.

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U.S. Senate passes defense authorization bill with $200 mln support for Ukraine

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The U.S. Senate has approved $716 billion National Defense Authorization Act for the fiscal year 2019.

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Knyazev, Yelchenko discuss participation of Ukrainian law enforcement officers in peacekeeping op...

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Headof theNational Policeof UkraineSerhiy Knyazevand Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko discussed the participation of Ukrainian law enforcement officers in peacekeeping operations.

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