08.12. The growth of consumer prices in Ukraine slowed to 5.1% in November 2023. This is the lowest value since December 2020, when inflation was 5.0%.
08.12. In order to fulfill the criteria of the European Commission for the opening of negotiations on Ukraine's accession to the EU, the Verkhovna Rada approved as a basis and in general draft laws on increasing the composition of NABU, strengthening the autonomy and independence of the SAP, as well as expanding the powers of the NAKC.
08.12. Homicide killed more people in 2021 than armed conflict and terrorism combined, according to a 2023 global study by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). On average, 52 people were killed per hour worldwide.
08.12. Armenia and Azerbaijan agreed to release captured servicemen and support each other in holding the next UN climate conference.