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EU provides state-of-the-art ICT equipment to enhance capacities of National Police of Ukraine

29 January 2020
Modern Information and Communication Technology (ICT) equipment worth more than €350,000 and provided by the EU to the National Police of Ukraine (NPU) in November last year was successfully installed. The equipment was provided as part of the EU-funded ‘Support the Rule of Law Reforms in Ukraine…
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EU-Ukraine Association Council: “Association Agreement continues to deliver for the benefit of the citizens of the EU and Ukraine”

29 January 2020
On 28 January, the EU and Ukraine held the sixth meeting of the Association Council in Brussels. This was the first Association Council chaired by Oleksiy Honcharuk, Prime Minister of Ukraine, and the EU delegation led by Josep Borrell, EU High Representative. The meeting demonstrated the…
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Ukraine: seven people involved in the organisation of Russian elections in illegally-annexed Crimea and Sevastopol added to EU sanctions list

29 January 2020
The Council of the European Union added seven people to the list of those subject to restrictive measures over actions undermining or threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine. These new designations are a consequence of the organisation of the Russian local…
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Armenia: EU provides laboratory equipment to detect industrial chemicals and other contaminants in water

28 January 2020
On 31 January, the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Armenia and the EU will present the newly renovated Laboratory of the Environmental Monitoring and Information Centre (EMIC) in Yerevan. The festive ceremony will mark the opening of new laboratory facilities provided within the EU-…
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Poland to share modern techniques and methods in the sphere of forensic investigations with Ukraine

27 January 2020
On 29-31 January, representatives of forensic examination research institutions of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine will visit Poland to learn about its experience in applying modern techniques and methods of research for the accreditation of trasological forensic investigations. They will meet…
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EU supports police officers undergoing corruption prevention programme in six regions of Ukraine

27 January 2020
Over 200 senior police officers in six regions of Ukraine are expected to undergo the ‘Corruption Prevention Restrictions and Financial Control’ programme by the end of March 2020. This is a joint initiative of the European Union Advisory Mission (EUAM) and the Corruption Prevention and Lustration…
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EU-Ukraine Association Council to take place next week

23 January 2020
On 28 January, the EU and Ukraine will meet for the next Association Council. The meeting will review the implementation of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement and the developments related to Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity. This will be the first Association Council chaired by…
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EU donates advanced border management and crime-fighting equipment to Georgia

23 January 2020
On 21 January, the EU together with project implementer International Organization for Migration (IOM) donated new ID verification technology and cybercrime investigation software to the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) of Georgia. The equipment will help the MIA to conduct in-depth checks of…
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EU survey finds half of veterans of eastern Ukraine conflict face discrimination

23 January 2020
Almost half of the veterans (49%) of the conflict in eastern Ukraine report facing bias or unfair treatment in their communities, mainly in public transport, and medical and social protection institutions. The results are from a study presented in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv on 23 January. The…
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EU funds training for 80 police officers in Odesa, Ukraine

16 January 2020
The National Police and the Patrol Police in the Odesa region, Ukraine, are undergoing a series of trainings to learn more about public order management in line with best EU practices. The training sessions are organised by experts from the European Union Advisory Mission in Ukraine. The trainings…