The U.S. to remain steadfast in support for Ukraine

The United States Embassy’s Charge d’Affaires, a.i. Kristina A. Kvien says the U.S. will remain steadfast in its support for Ukraine. She made the comment during a video message on the U.S. Presidential Inauguration, posted on the Embassy’s website on January 20. “As the President-elect and his administration work to shape the domestic and foreign […]

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OSCE Chairperson-in-Office arrives in Ukraine

OSCE Chairperson-in-Office and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sweden Ann Linde has arrived in Ukraine on a two-day working visit, the Swedish Embassy in Ukraine has said on Twitter. “Welcome to Ukraine, Ann Linde! We are thrilled your first trip as Chairperson of the OSCE is to Ukraine,” the embassy said. Ukraine is the first country […]

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Museum organizations seek release of Ukrainian art scholar tortured in captivity in Donbas

Museum organizations of Ukraine and Poland are seeking OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Ann Linde’s support in facilitating the release of Olena Pekh, an art scholar and research fellow at the Horlivka Museum of Fine Arts, who has been held captive in Russia-occupied Donbas since August 2018. Pekh was captured in the Russian-occupied town of Horlivka on August […]

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UKRAINE IN TALKS WITH SIX COVID-19 VACCINE MANUFACTURERS

Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has said that negotiations are underway with six manufacturers regarding the supply of the COVID-19 vaccine to Ukraine. According to him, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has signed a non-disclosure agreement with almost all manufacturers, which does not give it the right to discuss some details in public. Shmyhal added that […]

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Russia-backed terrorists launch 2 attacks on Ukrainian troops

Over the past 24 hours, on January 17, two ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of the Joint Forces operation on Donbas. The Russian occupation troops opened fire from tripod-mounted man-portable antitank guns and small arms. Ukrainian troops sustained no casualties. The OSCE representatives were informed through the Ukrainian side about the ceasefire violations […]

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Sandu: Moldova sees Ukraine as strategic partner

Moldovan President Maia Sandu has said that her task is to maintain permanent pragmatic cooperation with Ukraine, which is a strategic partner for Moldova. Sandu said this after signing bilateral documents with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Kyiv on Tuesday, January 12, according to an Ukrinform correspondent. At the beginning of her speech, Sandu said […]

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G7 envoys elaborate on cooperation with Ukraine under UK presidency

UNIAN: G7 Ambassadors have elaborated on the cooperation with Ukraine under the UK presidency. On January 1, the United Kingdom took over the G7 presidency from the United States. “What will the G7 do under the UK presidency? As we have since 2015, we will continue to engage with the Ukrainian authorities, experts and civil […]

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Canada-Ukraine agreement on audiovisual co-production enters into force

The agreement on audiovisual co-production between Canada and Ukraine entered into force on January 1, 2021. “From now on, Ukrainian and Canadian producers can apply for budget support, tax benefits and discounts for co-production of audiovisual works in both countries,” the Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine reports. “The agreement opens up excellent […]

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Kuleba confident in Markarova’s success as Ambassador of Ukraine to the U.S.

Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba has defended the candidacy of Oksana Markarova, former Minister of Finance, for the position of Ambassador of Ukraine to the USA. He expressed confidence that Markarova will be a successful ambassador because she has experience in cooperating with the U.S. “Yes, she is a former member of the government. But who […]

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Ukraine sends note to OSCE due to injury sustained by serviceman in Donbas

A serviceman of the Ukrainian Armed Forces sustained a combat injury in enemy shelling in Donbas at about 23:00 on December 27, the Ukrainian delegation to the Trilateral Contact Group has reported on Facebook. According to the report, the serviceman’s condition is satisfactory; he was taken to a medical facility. The Ukrainian side of the […]

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