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8 NovemberBreaking news
Ukraine’s health ministry has reported a one-day record of 793 deaths from COVID-19
4 NovemberBreaking news
Several hundred people blocked traffic in the centre of the Ukrainian capital Kyiv on Wednesday in a protest against coronavirus restrictions and mandatory vaccinations, which the government introduced to curb new infections
25 OctoberBreaking news
Ukraine's coronavirus infections and deaths reached all-time highs for a second straight day Friday, in a growing challenge for the country with one of Europe's lowest shares of vaccinated people
23 FebruaryBreaking news
The German government has allocated EUR 10 million for the development of social services and support for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in communities in eastern Ukraine
13 FebruaryWorld
What changes in the policy of the two countries can be caused by the coronavirus pandemic
26 November, 2020Breaking news
It was learned from a well-informed source familiar with the respective initiative of President Volodymyr Zelenskyy
10 November, 2020Breaking news
Volodymyr Zelenskiy said in June he’d considered infecting himself to show people it’s "not the plague"
6 October, 2020World
Amidst second wave of COVID-19 pandemic The Ukrainian Week talked to the founder and CEO of Global Institute for Tomorrow Chandran Nair about causes and lessons of the pandemic as well as ways to solving some global problems of humanity
28 August, 2020Breaking news
The move comes one day earlier than initially announced
2 August, 2020Breaking news
Ukrainian Deputy Health Minister and Chief Sanitary Doctor Viktor Liashko has said
29 June, 2020Breaking news
The statement comes amid the recent resurgence of COVID-19 incidence
22 June, 2020World
How the pandemic undermines confidence in the UK government
15 June, 2020Breaking news
On June 15, Ukraine is starting to welcome foreigners back to the country and letting Ukrainians travel abroad
4 June, 2020Breaking news
The Ukrainian government will relaunch passenger air travel and allow indoor restaurants to reopen after over two months of lockdown intended to prevent the spread of COVID-19, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal announced on June 3
29 May, 2020Breaking news
As Ukraine progresses through its five phases of relaxing national quarantine measures, the country’s next step will be to address the economic disruption caused by the coronavirus crisis
17 May, 2020Breaking news
While EU countries negotiate with Ukraine about special flights for seasonal workers, some people are coming to the bloc on their own, despite coronavirus restrictions. But they face many obstacles on the way
12 May, 2020Breaking news
Ambassador of Ukraine to Germany Andriy Melnyk has said
13 April, 2020Breaking news
Some 180 servicemen are being kept in isolation
8 April, 2020Breaking news
Minister claims Ukraine is facing the peak of COVID-19 spread
5 April, 2020Breaking news
(Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov pictured in Kyiv on April 4, 2020)
4 April, 2020Breaking news
To help unblock the supply of imported substances for production of medicines at domestic pharmaceutical plants
2 April, 2020Breaking news
Coronavirus cases are expected to peak over Easter
30 March, 2020Breaking news
It's a rise from the 311 cases reported early on March 28
23 March, 2020Breaking news
In exceptional cases, a person may be given permission to cross the line in critical life circumstances, with supporting documents for such circumstances
20 March, 2020Breaking news
Deputy Minister of Health - Chief State Sanitary Doctor Viktor Liashko announced this at a briefing
15 March, 2020Breaking news
Among other measures, the draft bans mass events with more than 200 participants
13 March, 2020Breaking news
This is a man of advanced years
10 March, 2020Breaking news
Ukraine has so far been spared from a major coronavirus outbreak. The country’s economy, however, is far less quarantined from the disease’s global impact
4 March, 2020Breaking news
A Ukrainian who recently returned home after a vacation in Italy is infected with coronavirus, Deputy Health Minister Viktor Lyashko said at a briefing
29 February, 2020Breaking news
The Cabinet of Ministers intends to launch an information resource containing information on the coronavirus Covid-19
28 November, 2019Politics
The government can hardly count on support from the streets despite its high ratings
24 November, 2019Politics
How might the “servants of the people” take a chance and reboot governments in the regions?
31 October, 2019Politics
A look at the current online strategies of the two main rivals in the 2019 presidential campaign
30 October, 2019Politics
Who voted for whom, or to what extent voter preferences coincide with the results of their choices
28 October, 2019Politics
The current powers-that-be obviously reflect their voters, but wherein does the real similarity lie?
30 September, 2019Politics
What conclusions the patriotic camp should draw from Ukraine’s presidential and parliamentary elections...
1 September, 2019Politics
The hidden danger of “peace at any cost” made us realise that ending the war and reintegration of the occupied territories are two separate, unrelated issues
28 August, 2019Politics
How the new parliament will be different from the previous one, and why the latest change is not a revolution
26 August, 2019Politics
How the 2019 elections were different from all the previous ones in the Donbas
24 August, 2019Politics
The only barrier to a long usurpation of power by the one-party propresident majority will be fragmentation of his faction in parliament amidst the lack of serious competition and temptations of power
20 July, 2019Breaking news
Sunday's vote will determine newly-elected president's tenure as he needs power in legislature to implement his agenda
19 July, 2019Politics
How popular parties plan to implement rule of law reforms
17 July, 2019Politics
The Ukrainian Week discussed with the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada the likely scenarios of revenge and means of its prevention, as well as the results of the government’s activity over the past five years
8 July, 2019History
The Ukraine-Russia union treaty of 1920
24 April, 2019Breaking news
When Russian-backed separatists began their offensive in eastern Ukraine in spring 2014, the city of Sloviansk was the first one they took over. After several months, it was liberated, but it keeps its memory as the place where Russia’s war in eastern Ukraine, which killed over 13,000 people, started
23 April, 2019Society
What will Ukraine rely on after any result of the election?
22 April, 2019Breaking news
Ukrainian comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has scored a landslide victory in the country's presidential election
21 April, 2019Breaking news
Ukrainians cast ballots Sunday in a presidential runoff which had the incumbent struggling to fend off a strong challenge by a comedian who denounces corruption and plays the role of president in a TV sitcom
21 April, 2019Politics
How Donbas elected president after almost a decade break
15 April, 2019Politics
Why the development of political marketing can make democracy in Ukraine a threat to national security
12 April, 2019Breaking news
In a popular TV series, a fictional Ukrainian president gets so drunk at a dinner with the head of the International Monetary Fund that he throws her into a swimming pool
1 April, 2019Breaking news
A comedian with no political experience has won the most votes in the first round of Ukraine's presidential elections, early results indicate
29 March, 2019Society
How the current and former leadership of the self-declared republics in occupied Donbas see the upcoming elections for President of Ukraine
28 March, 2019Politics
Electoral preferences according to the map
25 March, 2019Breaking news
Ukrainian voters residing in Russia will be able to vote in the presidential election only by travelling to another country, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said
15 March, 2019Politics
What are the main candidates for president proposing in their platforms and how have these changed from what they proposed five years ago
13 March, 2019Politics
Why Ukraine’s parties are not social lifts and will never be, so unless they change fundamentally
11 March, 2019Politics
Parliament and Ukrainian presidential election: action and reaction
10 March, 2019Breaking news
A clash was with far-right demonstrators who disrupted a campaign appearance of President Petro Poroshenko
25 February, 2019Breaking news
The political novice's popularity with voters has left pundits scratching their heads — and some critics fearing he's biting off more than he can chew
20 February, 2019Breaking news
Poroshenko and Tymoshenko's chances to make it to the second round are almost equal, experts say
4 February, 2019Breaking news
The CEC is to officially announce the final registered list of candidates no later than February 9
25 January, 2019Breaking news
Russia has developed three scenarios
24 January, 2019Economics
On the prospeсts of Ukraine’s economy in 2019
7 January, 2019Politics
How different is the current campaign in terms of political slogans and promises compared to 2014?
2 January, 2019Politics
Apart from the desire for power, what drives presidential candidates to play with voters and how dangerous is this for Ukraine?
10 September, 2018Politics
What to expect in the new parliamentary season
22 July, 2018Politics
UAH 6,659, 11,951 and 7,451, an equivalent of $256, 450 and 280 – this is how an average Ukrainian sees desired subsistence, average wage and pension across Ukraine, according to SOCIS, a sociology center. According to the State Statistics Bureau, the real numbers are UAH 1,777, 8,725 and 2,479 respectively, or around $68, 335 and 95.
24 May, 2018Politics
The opposition in Ukraine is mostly reactive and it chooses actions that will be most useful for criticizing the current Administration or gaining the attention of a specific part of the electorate. What Ukraine needs most right now is a consolidating program and a party that could present its own alternative for the country
24 May, 2018Politics
The strange multiplication by division of political parties in Ukraine and their internecine infighting
8 May, 2018
Amour-Auguste-Louis-Joseph Berthelot, better known as baron de Baye (1853-1931), was a member of Société de Géographie, the world's oldest geographical society based in Paris. In the late 19th century, he made unique photographs of Ukrainians as he travelled across the country for an archeological expedition. Baron de Baye left behind a series of works on Ukraine, including Etudes sur l'archéologie de l'Ukraine antérieure à notre ère (1895), Kiev, la mère des villes russes (1896), En Petite-Russie: souvenirs d'une mission (1903), En Crimée (1908) and more. All of his works were published in Paris.
23 March, 2018Politics
What cyberthreats Ukraine is likely to face in 2019 elections, and what it is doing to prevent them
23 March, 2018Politics
Who wins the next election won’t be decided by the voters who are now supporting various parties and candidates but by those who will vacillate until the very last minute
23 March, 2018Politics
What those in power and opposition are likely to do to improve their rates and mobilize the electorate
23 March, 2018Politics
Undecided voters are a tasty morsel for parties that are not in the Verkhovna Rada, yet none of these parties has much of a chance of winning them over in significant numbers
23 March, 2018Society
What threats face Ukraine if a fragmented Verkhovna Rada is elected that does not represent the interests of the majority of Ukrainians?
8 June, 2016History
The authors, the readers and the anti- bourgeois persecutors of romance novels in the 1920s
16 May, 2016Society
Ukrainian calendar has obviously got some dates that are more problem-plagued than others. May events of the last two years, including the anniversary of Odesa tragedy and Victory Day, prove this true. On these days, the old world represented by elderly pensioners and pro-Russian Ukrainians clashes with the relatively new one represented by pro-Ukrainian youth
9 October, 2015Politics
Why the Dnipropetrovsk clan lost to the Donetsk clan and the chances of a comeback
12 May, 2015History
The beginning and end of World War II brought about political collusions that greatly discredited the leaders of Western democracies
23 October, 2014
Soviet Communism was always reminiscent of the nearly Byzantine sacrosanct structure of symbolic authority, and the fusion of the sacral and secular elements of power
23 October, 2014World
After 1989, East European Communists transformed into social-democrats. Those who survived lustration remained in politics at home through the 1990s and early 2000s
23 May, 2014
One of the biggest crises the newly re-independent state of Estonia faced was an attempt to establish an autonomous region in its northeast part in 1993
10 May, 2014News
On May 9, cables were set on fire in the tunnels between the Kyiv TV tower and the building of the National TV and Radio Company of Ukraine; separatists intensified their actions in Mariupol, Ukrainian military annihilated terrorists; ex-Party of Regions MP Oleh Tsariov bailed out an arrested coordinator of pro-Russian separatists; Kharkiv refused to hold a separation referendum
10 May, 2014News
On the eve of the Men’s Ice Hockey World Championship to take place on May 9-25, numerous opposition activists were arrested. As of May 9, at least 28 political inmates are kept at prison isolators in Minsk
20 January, 2014News
Sweden’s Foreign Minister Carl Bildt commented on the situation in Ukraine to journalists in a doorstep interview prior to the Foreign Affaris Council taking place on January 20 in Brussels.
20 January, 2014News
One of leaders of the Ukrainian opposition Arseniy Yatseniuk said that Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych called him and said he agreed for negotiations.
20 January, 2014News
A large rally in Kiev that was called in part to protest a new set of laws cracking down on public protests turned violent on Sunday, 19th, The New York Times reports.
17 December, 2013History
The 1932-33 Holodomor was a consequence of the Bolsheviks’ efforts to completely eradicate private property
12 September, 2011World
On September 11, 2011, the world was transformed and Ukraine was among the first to experience the changes
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Tensions have been rising again along the Russian-Ukrainian border, with Kyiv and Washington raising the alarm at what they say is an unusual build-up of Russian troops
26 November, ,
The world through the prism of Ukrainian interests
22 November, ,
The Kremlin said it was "not exactly polite" of the US to accuse Russia of unusual military activity near Ukraine after Washington brought in American soldiers from overseas
22 November, ,
The head of Nato has urged Russia to be transparent about its military plans after an increase in the numbers of troops on its border with Ukraine
16 November, ,
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