On July 25, at the port of Izmail, the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) detained the Russian tanker Neyma which blocked the route of the Ukrainian ships at the Kerch Strait a year ago.
This year, the snap parliamentary elections to the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine took place on July 21.
On Thursday, July 18, Volodymyr Zelensky attended the meeting of the National Council on Anti-Corruption Policies which, in his words, “has not worked for the last three years”.
On Tuesday, July 16, the legislation “To ensure the functioning of Ukrainian as the State language” that was adopted by the Verkhovna Rada on April 25 of this year came into force.
On July 11, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky had his first telephone conversation with President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.
On Thursday, July 11, the Verkhovna Rada (Ukrainian Parliament) approved by 230 votes a new election code which takes effect since December 2023.
The 21st “EU-Ukraine” summit meeting took place on July 8 in Kyiv.
Ukrainian President said, “The leadership of Russia should at last hear and understand that Donbas and Crimea are part and parcel of Ukraine”.
The Constitutional Court of Ukraine has recognized the decree of Volodymyr Zelensky about the dissolution of Parliament as constitutional.
Almost three million Ukrainians, holders of biometric passports, have made use of visa-free access to European Union over the past two years.