16.08. About a quarter of the inhabitants of areas outside of the control of the Government of Ukraine to the east of the country is experiencing food shortages. These are preliminary assessments of the level of food security carried out by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.
16.08. The Ministry of Finance supports the reduction of the recipients of academic scholarships from 45% to 15% of students until 2020.
16.08. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson presented the annual report of the diplomatic department on freedom of religion. The authors of the annual report believe that religious freedom in the world is under threat.
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