Події в Україні та світі 2021

19.04.2021 - 25.04.2021

22.04. The US Senate Committee supported the Security Partnership with Ukraine bill. The project envisages an increase in the amount of annual assistance to Ukraine, including the provision of lethal weapons.
22.04. EU states and the European Parliament have agreed on a new law on climate protection. The document provides for a commitment to reduce CO2 emissions by 2030 by 55 percent compared to 1990.
22.04. The Ukrainian government is extending the state of emergency until June 30. The emergency situation primarily concerns public authorities and their constant readiness to counter the pandemic.
21.04. For Earth Day (April 22), President Biden has invited 40 world leaders to a virtual summit on climate change on the planet.
21.04. The European Super League has been officially suspended. The tournament organizers want to "transform the project" after the withdrawal of the English and Italian clubs.
21.04. According to the Internal Displacement Monitoring Center, there are currently more than 2.9 million internally displaced persons in Afghanistan, making it the country with one of the world's most acute internal displacement crises. There are also more than 2.7 million Afghans abroad, making them the second-largest refugee population in the world.
20.04. NASA has carried out the first powered, controlled flight on another planet. Ingenuity was able to lift, rotate, and land.
20.04. International Energy Agency estimates CO2 emissions will increase by almost five percent this year, or 1.5 billion, to 33 billion tonnes, largely driven by a resurgence in Asian coal use.
20.04. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO), in a new report on the state of the global climate in 2020, reports on rising air and ocean temperatures, sea level rise, melting glaciers, and also describes extreme weather conditions in different regions of the world.
19.04. 12 European clubs have announced the creation of a football Super League and are ready to discuss further cooperation with FIFA and UEFA. The European Football Union has already opposed the creation of a new project.
19.04. Open Spirit, the traditional spring exercise of NATO minesweepers, kicks off in the Baltic Sea.
19.04. In Europe, from 2018 to 2020, 18,292 refugee children disappeared. Most children arrived in Europe from Morocco, Algeria and Eritrea unaccompanied by adults and came under the care of EU countries.
19.04. French President Emmanuel Macron said that Western countries will not allow new military operations in Ukraine.