Nevertheless, Ukraine is home to a host of beautiful places with a great range of tourist activities. And while some regions are advised as off-limits due to separatist clashes, most of this vast country is open for business.
An impressive performance took place in Ternopil Volodymyr Hnatiuk National Pedagogical University on February 14th. Students of university invited everyone who wanted to join a large-scale flashmob, showing their love for the Ukrainian song on St. Valentine’s Day.
Ukraine's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced it has agreed with the Hungarian side on ways to address the so-called language issue at educational institutions in Zakarpattia, western Ukraine.
In the framework of the 48th annual session of the World Economic Forum in Davos, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held a meeting with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde.
KYIV, Ukraine—On Wednesday, Russian weapons killed three Ukrainian troops and wounded five more in eastern Ukraine’s embattled eastern Donbas region, where Moscow continues to wage a 4-year-old proxy war, which has, so far, killed more than 10,300 Ukrainians.
More than 10,000 people have been killed in the continuing conflict in east Ukraine / bbc.com
When it comes to increasing the use of the Ukrainian language in society, there were a few more reasons for a positive than a negative review in 2017. Progress is taking place, but at a glacial pace — the full implementation of the constitutional provision that the “State ensures the comprehensive development and functioning of the Ukrainian language in all spheres of social life throughout Ukraine” is still very far away.
President Petro Poroshenko reminded that 2018 will mark a century since the launch of deep democratic changes not only in Ukraine, but also in Europe. In 1918, as result of downfall of empires, dozens of nations restored or regained their independence. They were the nations of Central Europe, Baltic and Balkan regions. They also were the nations that had been under the rule of the czarist Russia. It was stated by the President in a meeting with the heads of diplomatic missions of foreign states and international organizations accredited in Ukraine.
Nearly three weeks have passed since 73 Ukrainian captives walked free and were reunited with their families in the largest prisoner exchange since Russia invaded Ukraine in 2014.