The President has enacted the decision of the Council of National Security and Defense of Ukraine on sanctions

The decree of the President of Ukraine No. 82/2019 enacts the decision of the Council of National Security and Defense of Ukraine dated March 19, 2019 “On the Application, Revocation and Amendment of Personal Special Economic and Other Restrictive Measures (Sanctions)”

The sanctions are applied to 294 legal entities and 848 individuals “The President has enacted the decision of the Council of National Security and Defense of Ukraine on sanctions”


President: Liberation of Crimea should be the first priority of the Ukrainian government

President Petro Poroshenko emphasizes that Russia continues to pay a high price for the illegal annexation of Crimea and the first priority of the Ukrainian government is to liberate the peninsula. “Today is a tragic anniversary that should unite Ukrainians, concentrate their efforts for the termination of the illegal annexation and occupation of Crimea and restoration of the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine, including Crimea,” the Head of State emphasized in the Freedom of Speech program on ICTV channel. “President: Liberation of Crimea should be the first priority of the Ukrainian government”


Declaration by the High Representative Federica Mogherini on behalf of the EU on the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol

Five years on from the illegal annexation of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol by the Russian Federation, the European Union remains steadfast in its commitment to Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity “Declaration by the High Representative Federica Mogherini on behalf of the EU on the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol”


Crimea will be returned to Ukraine. We will never resort to any bargaining and behind-the-scenes agreements – President

In the interview to Ukraine TV channel, President Petro Poroshenko said that there is no more important task for Ukraine, the Ukrainian authorities and the President than to ensure the restoration of territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of the state. “Crimea will be returned to Ukraine. We will never resort to any bargaining and behind-the-scenes agreements – President”


Meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary  of the Kingdom of Sweden to Ukraine

On 15 March 2019 the First Deputy of the Permanent Representative of the President of Ukraine in AR of Crimea held a working meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary  of the Kingdom of Sweden to Ukraine Martin Hagström. During the meeting, Izet Gdanov told the head of the foreign diplomatic mission about the activity of the Mission aimed at the exercising of the constitutional rights of the citizens of Ukraine, residing in the temporarily occupied Crimea and IDPs. “Meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary  of the Kingdom of Sweden to Ukraine”



Meeting with the Canada Election Observation Mission

On 6 March 2019 the First Deputy of the Permanent Representative of the President of Ukraine in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea Izet Hdanov met with the delegation of the CANADEM Election Observation Mission Ukraine to discuss the issues regarding the preparation for elections to be held on 31 March 2019, particularly the creation of conditions for the exercise the electoral rights of the Ukrainian citizens, residing in the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine in AR of Crimea “Meeting with the Canada Election Observation Mission”


International technical assistance, provided by the Council of Europe

On 5 March 2019 the equipment was brought to the Mission, provided by the Council of Europe within the project of free technical assistance “Internal displacement in Ukraine: development of long-term solutions”. The project is aimed at the empowerment of the internally displaced institutions to improve the system for the protection of human rights in accordance with the standards of the Council of Europe “International technical assistance, provided by the Council of Europe”


Combating the unlawful economic activity in the service area within the“Kalanchak” check point

On 5 March 2019 the First Deputy of the Permanent Representative of the President of Ukraine in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea Izet Hdanov held the interdepartmental meeting on combating the illicit economic activity, carried out in the service area of the “Kalanchak” check point on the administrative boundary line  with the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine in the AR of Crimea “Combating the unlawful economic activity in the service area within the“Kalanchak” check point”