Події в Україні та світі 2021
20.09.2021 - 26.09.2021
24.09. The UN head called for the early entry into force of the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. For the Treaty to enter into force, it is necessary that it be ratified by 44 countries with nuclear potential. The treaty has not yet been ratified by eight states - Egypt, Israel, India, Iran, China, North Korea, Pakistan and the United States.
24.09. Chinese investment in Ukraine has quadrupled since 2016 to $ 260 million, and is invested by state-owned enterprises and may have political goals.
24.09. The European Union should pay attention to overcoming government corruption in Ukraine. This is indicated by the report of the European Court of Auditors (ECA) published the day before. The ECA called the EU's current support for reforms in Ukraine ineffective in fighting corruption, particularly in the government.
23.09. The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine supported the so-called law on de-oligarchization. A total of 279 people's deputies voted for the bill. The basis for inclusion in the register of oligarchs, which is formed and maintained by the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC), is any of the four conditions: significant influence on the media, participation in political life, beneficial ownership of a monopoly company and wealth of more than one million subsistence minima.
23.09. North Macedonia will abandon the term "Bulgarian fascist occupier" in its history books and in inscriptions on monuments. This decision is due to the need for Bulgaria to stop blocking its accession to the European Union.
22.09. Deputies of the Riga City Council are considering creating a position of night mayor in Riga, which will monitor the quality of nightlife, monitor nightlife and act as a mediator in regulating relations between organizations involved in nightlife.
22.09. The Cabinet of Ministers approved the alphabet of the Crimean Tatar language based on the Latin script. It is envisaged that the translation of the Crimean Tatar script into the Latin alphabet will be carried out until September 1, 2025.
22.09. Deputies of the Verkhovna Rada approved a bill on preventing and combating anti-Semitism in Ukraine. The bill defines anti-Semitism, prohibits Judaophobia and its manifestations, and provides for liability for violating anti-Semitism legislation.
21.09. Adaptive quarantine in Ukraine was extended until December 31, 2021. From September 22, they are preparing to introduce a yellow level of epidemiological danger throughout the country. It will be about certain restrictions on the number of visitors in cinemas, gyms, restaurants, etc.
21.09. UNESCO: US returns thousands of art objects to Iraq, including the precious Gilgamesh Tablet. The clay "Gilgamesh Tablet" was removed from an Iraqi museum shortly after the outbreak of the Gulf War in August 1990.
21.09. After the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan, the United States is opening an era of "ruthless diplomacy" of diplomacy instead of "ruthless war," US President Joe Biden's speech at the UN General Assembly.
20.09. Officials noted that Ukraine's level of ambition in climate policy is more global than in the EU, in particular, it is planned to reduce emissions by 65% by 2030, while the EU's ambition is limited to 55%.
20.09. Large-scale Ukrainian-American military exercises Rapid Trident-2021 will start on the basis of the International Center for Peacekeeping and Security. 6 thousand soldiers from 15 countries will take part in them.
20.09. The meeting of the defense ministers of France and Great Britain, scheduled for this week, will not take place. Observers attribute this to the submarine scandal and the announcement of a new defense alliance between Australia, the United States and Britain.