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09  décembre     15h20
When other aid wanes, Germany to help Ukraine more - Chancellor Scholz
   Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz of Germany, who spoke at the Congress of the Social Democratic Party of Germany SPD in Berlin on Saturday promised to continue financial and military aid to Ukraine.
MFA calls on int’l community to condemn Russia’s intentions to hold election in occupied areas
   The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine called on the international community to resolutely condemn Russia’s intention to hold presidential elections on temporarily occupied Ukrainian territories, and urged partners to impose sanctions on those involved in their organization and conduct.
Rada appeals to EU member states to vote for start of accession talks with Ukraine
   The Verkhovna Rada calls on the parliaments, governments, and institutions of the European Union to decide on the start of negotiations on Ukraine’s membership in the EU at the European Council summit on December .
Ukraine in mortal danger without foreign aid - First Lady
   Ukrainians are in mortal danger of being left to die if Western countries don’t continue their financial support.
Yurchyshyn becomes new head of parliamentary committee on freedom of speech
   The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has appointed Yaroslav Yurchyshyn as chairman of the parliamentary committee on freedom of speech.
U.S., South Korea, Japan to strengthen ties in light of DPRK’s partnership with Russia
   The United States, South Korea, and Japan have agreed to step up efforts to counter North Korea’s nuclear and missile threats amid the latter’s expanding military cooperation with Russia.
Chief of Zelensky’s office discusses Ukraine’s main defense needs with French president’s advisers
   The Head of the Ukrainian President’s Office, Andriy Yermak, held a meeting with a delegation of French president’s advisors, Xavier Chatel and Bertrand Buchwalter, as well as Emmanuel Macron’s Deputy Chief of Staff, Brigadier General Jean de Monicault.
Foreign Minister Kuleba to visit Brussels ahead of EU Council meeting
   Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba will pay a working visit to Brussels on December .
08  décembre     20h18
President signs law on rights of national minorities
   President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has signed the law on amendments to some laws of Ukraine on the consideration of expert opinion of the Council of Europe and its bodies on the rights of national minorities communities in certain areas.
Zelensky calls for urgent action at meeting of International Coalition for Return of Ukrainian Children
   President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine took part in the inaugural meeting of the International Coalition for the return of Ukrainian children illegally deported and forcibly relocated to the Russian Federation from the temporarily occupied territories.
Zelensky, Kallas discuss importance of EU support for Ukraine
   President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine spoke with the Prime Minister of Estonia, Kaja Kallas to discuss the importance of maintaining EU’s political and financial support for Ukraine.
Orbán openly switches to Russian agenda - Tusk
   The leader of the Polish Civic Coalition, Donald Tusk, believes the Prime Minister of Hungary, Viktor Orb n, openly took up the Russian position, from which Poland also suffers.
Legislation against disinformation: Role of Digital Services Act in EU, prospects for Ukraine
   In the first year of Russia’s full scale invasion of Ukraine, the largest social media platforms became a tool of Kremlin disinformation in the EU, forming a million audience.
Everyone stays on their own: Orbán and Macron meet
   Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orb n said he had met with French President Emmanuel Macron.
Prime Ministers of Netherlands, Britain discuss assistance to Ukraine
   The key issues at the meeting between Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom and the Netherlands Rishi Sunak and Mark Rutte in London were assistance to Ukraine and the situation in the Middle East.
Zelensky expects crucial votes from parliament this week
   Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky expects the Verkhovna Rada to hold crucial votes this week, particularly those related to preparations for the launch of membership negotiations with the EU.
07  décembre     21h39
Zelensky thanks Japan for decision to support Ukraine with 4.5B
   Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has thanked the Japanese government for its support for Ukraine.
Russia-Iran cooperation threatens Ukraine, Middle East - Kirby
   The strengthening of military cooperation between Moscow and Tehran, which exchange sophisticated military capabilities, not only fuels Russia’s aggression against Ukraine but also increases the armed threat from Iran in the Middle East.
Zelensky expects crucial votes from parliament this week
   Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky expects the Verkhovna Rada to hold crucial votes this week, particularly those related to preparations for the launch of membership negotiations with the EU.
Ukraine’s president, Spain’s PM discuss implementation of EU Commission’s recommendations
   Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez have discussed Ukraine’s progress in completing the implementation of the recommendations of the European Commission.
UK foreign secretary supports using money from frozen Russian assets to rebuild Ukraine
   British Foreign Secretary David Cameron has said there is a strong argument for seizing frozen Russian assets and spending them on rebuilding Ukraine.
Ukraine at OSCE: Putin needs some gains before presidential campaign
   Russia’s obsession with the war has become the only raison d’être for the Kremlin and, regardless of the price, the Russian dictator needs to show some gains in the war against Ukraine before his presidential campaign.
EU urges China to support Ukrainian Peace Formula, not to supply weapons to Russia
   During the th EU China summit in Beijing, the European Union strongly encouraged China to engage on the Ukrainian Peace Formula and insisted that China should refrain from supplying lethal weapons to Russia.
Zelensky enforces sanctions against 185 individuals, 181 entities
   President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine has put into force the decision of the National Security and Defense Council to apply or amend personal sanctions against individuals and legal entities.
Yermak, Nuland discuss strengthening strategic partnership between Ukraine, U.S.
   The chief of the Ukrainian President’s Office, Andriy Yermak and the United States Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland discussed strengthening the strategic partnership between Ukraine and the United States.
Ukraine at OSCE: Lavrov threatened Moldova in Skopje as he did to us in Stockholm
   Russia’s latest statements voiced at the meeting of the Council of Ministers of the OSCE threatening Moldova and the continuation of its aggressive war against Ukraine testify to the urgency of isolating the Russian Federation within the OSCE framework.
Lithuania calls on U.S. Congress to approve aid for Ukraine
   Lithuanian Prime Minister Ingrida Simonyte and Minister for National Defense Arvydas Anusauskas have expressed hope that the U.S. Congress will approve an aid package for Ukraine as soon as possible.
Zelensky dismisses Venislavskyi as president’s representative in Verkhovna Rada
   Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has dismissed Fedir Venislavskyi as his representative in the Verkhovna Rada.
Yermak, Stefanchuk, Umerov meet with Secretary Blinken
   Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Andriy Yermak, Verkhovna Rada Chairman Ruslan Stefanchuk and Defense Minister Rustem Umerov have met with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken as part of their visit to the United States.
Yermak discusses in Washington possibility of U.S. defense companies working in Ukraine
   Head of the Presidential Office PO Andriy Yermak and U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine’s Economic Recovery Penny Pritzker discussed the possibility of American defense companies working in Ukraine.