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EU Monitoring Mission in Georgia takes precautions in view of COVID-19

09 April 2020
The European Union Monitoring Mission (EUMM) in Georgia has announced that it will continue its work in the areas, adjacent to the administrative boundary lines with Abkhazia and South Ossetia. In view of the COVID-19 outbreak, EUMM says it has taken the necessary precautions for its patrolling…
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Finnish police shares experience with Ukraine on optimising response to COVID-19

09 April 2020
This week, the Kharkiv Field Office of the European Union Advisory Mission (EUAM) organised a webinar for Kharkiv National University of Internal Affairs. The online session focused on the measures taken by the Finnish police in response to the spread of COVID-19, particularly in the field of…
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EU Delegation to Ukraine to disseminate leaflets on protection against coronavirus

08 April 2020
The EU Delegation to Ukraine and its partners created information leaflets with practical tips on how people can protect themselves against coronavirus. The leaflets contain clear and simple explanations addressing people’s main concerns about COVID-19. Over 220,000 leaflets have already been…
Coronavirus: EU global response to fight the pandemic

Coronavirus: EU global response to fight the pandemic

08 April 2020
On Wednesday 8 April, the European Commission and the High Representative set out plans for a robust and targeted EU response to support partner countries' efforts in tackling the coronavirus pandemic. The EU's collective action will focus on addressing the immediate health crisis and resulting…
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New EU initiative to help fight organised crime in Eastern Neighbourhood

07 April 2020
On 6 April, the EU launched a new programme aimed to bolster the capacity of Eastern partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) to trace and confiscate assets linked to organised criminal activity. The programme will work to improve coordination…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

06 April 2020
'EU NEIGHBOURS east’ has picked out a selection of exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. If you are interested jobs, internships, scholarships, competitions, conferences and…
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Ukraine: EU issues statement on Russian land ownership decree affecting Crimea

02 April 2020
On 1 April, the EU issued a statement in response to Russia’s recent presidential decree. According to this decree, most of Crimea and Sevastopol are added to the list of Russian border territories where non-Russian citizens are not allowed to own land. “The European Union does not recognise the…
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Medical workers in eastern Ukraine receive equipment to fight COVID-19

01 April 2020
The EU-funded programme provided medical workers from the Emergency Medical Care Centre in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region with one hundred sets of personal protective equipment for ambulance teams. In addition seventy litres of highly concentrated antiseptic liquid have been delivered to…
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EU opens new mobile administrative service centres in eastern Ukraine

31 March 2020
On 30 march, the EU opened two more mobile administrative service centres (ASCs) in the region of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine. Funded by a joint project between the EU and the United Nations Development Programme, the ASCs will provide locals with quick and timely administrative services. The key…
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EU rejects elections in Nagorno–Karabakh

31 March 2020
On 31 March, the EU Spokesperson issued a statement that it does not recognise the constitutional and legal framework of the so-called 'presidential and parliamentary elections' in Nagorno–Karabakh. “This event cannot prejudice the determination of the future status of Nagorno–Karabakh or the…