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OSCE chair, Ukrainian ombudsman visit Stanytsia Luhanska.

OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Edi Rama and Verkhovna Rada Commissioner for Human Rights Liudmyla Denisova have visited the Stanytsia Luhanska entry and exit checkpoint in Ukraine's Luhansk region, the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine has rep...

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PM Honcharuk promises to bring good news from Davos.

On January 22-23, Prime Minister of Ukraine Oleksiy Honcharuk will pay a two-day working visit to Davos, Switzerland, on the days of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting.

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Zelensky allocates UAH 2 bln for development of small business.

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed a law introducing amendments to the Law of Ukraine "On the State Budget of Ukraine for 2020" regarding the Entrepreneurship Development Fund, according to the website of the Verkhovna Rada.

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U.S. embassy hopes for thorough probe into vandalism of Holocaust memorial in Kryvyi Rih

The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine is concerned about recent reports of vandalism of a Holocaust memorial in Kryvyi Rih and hopes for a thorough and prompt investigation into the incident, according to a statement posted by the embassy on its Facebook page.

Militants deny SMM full access at seven checkpoints in Donbas.

The SMM’s freedom of movement continued to be restricted, including at checkpoints of the armed formations in southern Donetsk region and near border areas outside of government control.

Belarus plans to buy 30% of oil via Ukraine - Lukashenko.

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has said that Belarus plans to buy 30% of oil via Ukraine, BelTA has reported.

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Russian-led forces fire small arms at Joint Forces positions near Krasnohorivka.

Russian-occupation troops have opened fire on the positions of the Joint Forces near Krasnohorivka in Donetsk region, according to the press center of the JFO Headquarters.

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ICRC sends over 100 tonnes of humanitarian aid to occupied Donbas.

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has sent five trucks carrying humanitarian aid to the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas, according to the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.

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Over 60% of Ukrainians back Ukraine's accession to EU.

More than 60% of Ukrainians consider joining the European Union as Ukraine's main integration area, and more than 50% support their country's joining NATO as the best option for guaranteeing security for the state, according to a nationwid...

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Most residents of Ukraine see themselves as Ukrainian citizens.

The vast majority of Ukraine's population considers themselves, first and foremost, Ukrainian citizens, according to a survey conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation and the sociological service of the Razumkov Center.


Prystaiko meets with Iran’s special envoy to discuss UIA plane crash investigation.

On Monday, January 20, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Vadym Prystaiko met with Special Representative of the President of the Republic of Iran Mohammad Eslami who arrived in Kyiv to discuss the details of a Ukraine International Airlines plane crash t...


NBU reveals structure of Ukraine's international reserves.

Securities with the highest international rating make up 84% of Ukraine's total international reserves, the press service of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has reported on Facebook.

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Iran to send its black box experts to Ukraine and return UIA aircraft wreckage.

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky had a meeting with Special Representative of the President of the Republic of Iran Mohammad Eslami who arrived in Kyiv to discuss the details of a Ukraine International Airlines plane crash that took place n...

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Zelensky to make special address in Davos

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will deliver a special address at the World Economic Forum in Davos, according to the forum's program for January 22.

Razumkov sees no prerequisites for parliament dissolution.

Verkhovna Rada Chairman Dmytro Razumkov has said he sees no prerequisites for dissolving the Ukrainian parliament of the ninth convocation.

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Zelensky to visit Israel on occasion of 75th anniversary of liberation of Auschwitz camps.

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky will pay a working visit to the State of Israel on January 23-24, the president’s press service has reported.

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Rada may consider reducing number of Ukrainian MPs at next session.

The Verkhovna Rada may approve bill No. 1017, which provides for a reduction in the number of Ukrainian MPs from 450 to 300 and introduces a proportional electoral system, during the next session, which begins on February 4,

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Iran releases investigation report on Ukrainian plane crash.

A Ukrainian passenger plane that crashed after taking off from the Iranian capital on January 8 was downed by two short-range surface-to-air missiles, Iran’s Civil Aviation Organization said in a second preliminary investigation report.


Invaders violate ceasefire in Donbas 10 times. One Ukrainian soldier killed, another one wounded

On January 20, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in eastern Ukraine 10 times.

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Austria not to lobby Russian interests in Europe - Shcherba.

Ukraine's Ambassador to Austria Oleksandr Shcherba has said he believes that the new Austrian government will not be lobbying Russian interests in Europe.


Ukraine down in Bloomberg Innovation Index

Ukraine has lost three positions in the 2020 Bloomberg Innovation Index compared to last year.

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Zelensky: Dual citizenship will help return diaspora home.

Successful implementation of the dual citizenship reform will help return talented youth to Ukraine.


Zelensky: We are ready for ratings going down due to unpopular reforms.

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky declares that if the implementation of necessary reforms requires ratings going down, the authorities are ready to take this step.


Ukrainian president, OSCE chair discuss extension of SMM mandate in Donbas.

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, Albania's Prime Minister and Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Edi Rama, have discussed the extension of the mandate of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in Donbas...

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Ukraine proposes strengthening OSCE mission in Donbas - Prystaiko.

Ukraine proposes strengthening the activities of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission with additional human and financial resources.

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