Monthly Archives: January 2021

Language law: Applicants for civil service, citizenship to pass Ukrainian language tests in 2021

Some categories will still be exempt from passing exams.ua.depositphotos.com The law on the functioning of the state language, which is coming into force in January, lays down an obligation for applicants for civil service to pass Ukrainian language tests. Language ombudsman Taras Kremin has explained, who will have to pass language tests, Ukraine 24 TV reports. First of all, according to him,

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Top health official refutes Putin crony’s claim of Russian vaccine registration bid

The third stage of clinical trials has not been completed therefore the drug’s use in Ukraine is impossible.REUTERS Deputy Health Minister Viktor Liashko has responded to an earlier statement by Vladimir Putin’s main political operative in Ukraine, Viktor Medvedchuk, who claimed that the Russian COVID-19 vaccine candidate, Sputnik-V, had been filed for registration in Ukraine. “Ukraine will only use vaccines

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FSB team suspected of poisoning Navalny may be involved in three murders – Bellingcat

The project’s Christo Grozev said new evidence would be released within the next two weeks.kubnews.ru A number of Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) operatives earlier exposed by a joint media investigation of poisoning Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny with the novichok nerve agent may be involved in three murders. That’s according to Christo Grozev of Bellingcat, the investigative project that

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Protests in Belarus capital city continue into the new year

There have been no reports about detentions as of yet MINSK, January 3./TASS/. Protesters once again stage rallies across capital Minsk on Sunday. The opposition has not announced rallies this time as this was the case earlier. People carrying white-red-white and red-and-green flags, chanting “Long live Belarus” or “We believe! We can! We will Win!” can be seen in various

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Zelensky to visit number of Asian countries in 2021 – President’s Office

The Ukrainian government is seeking to develop economic relations with China.Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and his wife Olena Zelenska / Photo from president.gov.ua Deputy Head of the Ukrainian President’s Office Ihor Zhovkva has said Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky plans to visit a number of Asian countries in the second half of 2021. Ukraine has many economic interests in South Korea,

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From Petro Poroshenko FB page

(Translation) During 2021, the entire population of Ukraine should be vaccinated against coronavirus. In spring, the period when the spread of covid is easier. The natural decline in this infection begins in May. Therefore, by April we are obliged to provide a minimum of 22 million doses of vaccine. Throughout the year until January 1, we have to provaccinate everyone.

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