The meeting was chaired by Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg with the participation of Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller, Head of the Mission of Ukraine to NATO Vadym Prystaiko and 29 Ambassadors of the North Atlantic Alliance member countries. In particular, the meeting dealt with current state of humanitarian situation in Eastern Ukraine.
Deputy Minister George Tuka participated in the regional workshop on discussion of Government's priorities and implementation of the policy of equal rights and opportunities for women and men at the regional and local levels, chaired by the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze on October 11 in Ternopil.
In the Ministry for Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons of Ukraine (hereafter - MTOT) an introductory seminar was held for the members of the Public Council under the Ministry on the topic: "MTOT Activity: Mission, Strategy, Prospects for Public Relations".
Taking into account the risks created by the activities of industrial enterprises located in the north of the Crimean peninsula, the Ministry for Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons of Ukraine, within the limits of its competence, monitors the environmental situation in the regions adjacent to the temporarily occupied territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea.
Due to the fact that occupation administration in the territory of certain regions of Luhansk oblast threatens to deprive persons who temporarily left the territory of the oblast of their residential premises and to pass them on to members of illegal armed groups and other functionaries of the occupation authorities, MTOT initiates the use of international mechanisms to protect property rights and start criminal prosecution of persons involved in making decisions regarding the illegal deprivation of property rights of civilian population.
Russian Federation occupation authorities’ actions in temporarily occupied territory of Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol endanger the existence of wine-making sector on Crimean peninsula.
On August 30, 2018, signs of roof destruction of one of the production facilities of Balaklava Thermal Power Station TPS, which is being built near Sevastopol in temporarily occupied territory of Crimea, were revealed. A section of the roof 10x20 meters burned out, judging by the damages to the roof and typical smoke (see the photo)
Minister for Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons Vadym Chernysh told Focus about readiness for reintegration of Donbas, terms of demilitarization and cooperation with local communities.