Ukraine and world news
19-08-2019 - 25-08-2019
22.08. 83% of citizens of Ukraine consider themselves patriots of their country - Sociological group "Rating".
22.08. Atheists and agnostics know more about religion than most other religious groups, while people who identify as “nothing in particular” are among the least knowledgeable.
20.08. The British Brexit Ministry has announced that as of September 1, government representatives will not participate in most meetings at European Union level.
20.08. Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam expressed hope that a peaceful anti-government protest over the weekend will be the beginning of efforts to restore calm and that negotiations with peaceful demonstrators will provide a way out of the crisis for the city.
20.08. From August 24 to 26 in Biarritz (France) there will be a meeting of the leaders of the G7 member countries - France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Canada, the USA and Japan. On the eve of the meeting, Donald Trump supported the idea of Russia returning to the G7.
19.08. The population of Ukraine was reduced to 42 million. The excess of the number of deaths over the number of live births remains significant.
19.08. For the first time in 20 years, the Israeli prime minister has arrived in Ukraine. Netanyahu proposes to expand free trade agreement with Ukraine.