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Militarization of Crimea by Russia threatens Europe

Militarization of Crimea by Russia threatens Europe

Said Serhiy Shutenko, Director of the Department of the International Security of the MFA of Ukraine, speaking at a side-event entitled: "Militarisation of the occupied Crimea - a growing threat in the region and beyond", which was held on October 12, 2016 on the margins of the UNGA First Committee.

Russian military capacities in Crimea

Russian military capacities in Crimea

Presentation of the Russian military capacities in the occupied Crimea, Ukraine.

Commemoration evening dedicated to Babyn Yar Massacres at UN on October 13, 2016

Commemoration evening dedicated to Babyn Yar Massacres at UN on October 13, 2016

The Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the UN, together with the Permanent Missions of Israel and the United States, is planning to organize an evening of commemoration dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Babyn Yar tragedy.

Live Free Art exhibition of Ukrainian talented artist Olha Bosak at the UN on October 11–21, 2016

Live Free Art exhibition of Ukrainian talented artist Olha Bosak at the UN on October 11–21, 2016

United Nations Headquarters will host an art exhibition of Ukrainian talented artist, successful entrepreneur, enthusiastic civil activist Olha Bosak from October 11–21, 2016.

MFA of Ukraine Statement on the Publication of the MH17 Joint Investigation Team’s Preliminary Results

MFA of Ukraine Statement on the Publication of the MH17 Joint Investigation Team’s Preliminary Results

Today a Joint Investigation Team composed of representatives of Ukraine, the Netherlands, Malaysia, Australia, and Belgium presented the preliminary results of the criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17.

Ukraine and the Federation of Saint Christopher (Saint Kitts) and Nevis concluded an Agreement on mutual abolition of visa requirements

Ukraine and the Federation of Saint Christopher (Saint Kitts) and Nevis concluded an Agreement on mutual abolition of visa requirements

Implementation of the provisions of the Agreement will facilitate the promotion of the development of bilateral relations between the two countries, intensification of contacts in the social-economic, cultural-humanitarian and other spheres.

Statement by the President of Ukraine during the General Debate of the 71 st session of the United Nations General Assembly

Statement by the President of Ukraine during the General Debate of the 71 st session of the United Nations General Assembly

President Petro Poroshenko urged global community to elaborate mechanisms how to officially document evidence of the aggression of one country against another and to envisage clear responsibility for the aggressor in line with the UN Charter principles.

#AskYelchenko — Live Twitter Q&A with Ukraine’s Ambassador to the UN Volodymyr Yelchenko on September 16

#AskYelchenko — Live Twitter Q&A with Ukraine’s Ambassador to the UN Volodymyr Yelchenko on September 16

As 71st session of the UN General Assembly kicked off, the Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko will be answering questions from Twitter users on Friday, September 16, from 9 to 10 a.m. (New York time).

Comment of the MFA of Ukraine on Russia’s large-scale military exercises "Caucasus 2016"

Comment of the MFA of Ukraine on Russia’s large-scale military exercises "Caucasus 2016"

Ukraine is deeply concerned with the military exercises "Caucasus 2016" which are being held on the occupied territories and near the border of Ukraine.

Ambassador Volodymyr Yelchenko sent a letter to the UN Secretary-General and UN Security Council President

Ambassador Volodymyr Yelchenko sent a letter to the UN Secretary-General and UN Security Council President

On the occasion of the eighth anniversary of the Russian aggression against Georgia, Ambassador Volodymyr Yelchenko sent a letter to the UN Secretary-General and UN Security Council President.