Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin met in Berlin with the Advisor of Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel on foreign and security policy Ian Hecker, with whom he discussed the implementation of the Minsk agreements and the joint efforts of the international community in the settlement of the situation in the Donbas.

Ukrainian passport took the 32nd place in the ranking of passports online Passport service Index. The criterion to determine the place was the number of countries that the passport holder can visit without a visa or with a visa at the place of crossing the border.

A White house spokesman Sarah Sanders stated that the proposals of the US state Department on new restrictive measures against Russia are on the interagency discussion.

Deputy Chairman of the Majlis of the Crimean Tatar people Ilmi Umerov and Akhtem Chiygoz, who are currently in Ankara (Turkey), will return to Ukraine on Thursday, 26 Oct.

State concern "Ukroboronprom" did not allow the employees of the State Audit service to audit at the enterprises of the concern.

Anti-corruption court has a high chance to appear before the end of next year.

Suspicion of the National anti-corruption Bureau, awarded October 25, former Deputy Nikolay Martynenko in the case of "Energoatom", has no legal basis. But legally this suspicion gave Mykola Martynenko procedural law for protection and he will prove the groundlessness of charges.

Russian President Vladimir Putin after a meeting with President of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier expressed hope that the implementation of the "formula Steinmeier" on the settlement in Eastern Ukraine.

One of the issues is scheduled to meet Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and special Envoy of the US state Department, Kurt Volker, will be the issue of releasing Ukrainian hostages in the occupied Donbas and the political prisoners in Russia.

The implementation of the necessary reforms in the fuel and energy complex and coal industry in particular is inhibited by inert decision-making system in the state and need to increase the efficiency of the Cabinet.

By 2020, the Ministry of defence of Ukraine plans to introduce in the army, 134 NATO standard.