Around 500 people have been injured
Incumbent Ukrainian President Pyotr Poroshenko has received 24.57% of the vote
According to preliminary data, 374 cows, over 3,200 goats and sheep, 22 pigs, 27 horses and 478 birds have been killed
"We want to find mutually beneficial schemes of joint practical activity that would give an impetus to the economic cooperation between regions", Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov said
A series of eight explosions in the island country during Easter celebrations on Sunday targeted churches, hotels and also an area close to the capital’s zoo and near Dematagoda, Colombo’s suburb
Zelensky is leading in the runoff stage of the election with 73.01% of the vote
Nestor Shufrich has criticized "the coalition of corruption" in the Ukrainian parliament
Incumbent president Pyotr Poroshenko has received 24.65% of the vote
On Friday, the US prosecution has recommended to sentence Butina to 18 months behind bar
1228 people have been injured, the World Health Organization in Libya informed
In accordance with the Ukrainian law, the Central Election Commission must publish the official election results no later than ten days after the election day
The voter turnout in the election has reached 62.07%
Anyway, in Leonid Slutsky's words, these preliminary election results signal a "complete fiasco" of the current authorities
He refused to disclose details of the plan, saying only it will be made public soon
Konstantin Kosachev noted that despite certain violations during the voting, there is no evidence to mass falsifications
Leader of Ukraine’s Opposition Platform For Life Viktor Medvedchuk said Poroshenko faced a "complete failure"
In particular, Zelensky won support of 87.7% of voters in Ukrainian eastern regions
Konstantin Kosachev believes that "only time will show whether Zelensky will be able to drop election rhetoric and become an independent president of sovereign and independent Ukraine"
Antonio Guterres expressed his condolences to the families of those killed in the attacks and wished a soonest recovery to those injured
Earlier in rhe day, a series of eight explosions in the island country during Easter celebrations targeted churches, hotels and also an area close to the capital’s zoo
This year, the Christian churches that use the Gregorian Calendar celebrate Easter on April 21
Kersti Kaljulaid arrived in Moscow on Thursday for the inauguration of the restored building of her country’s embassy
The voter turnout surpassed the 50-percent threshold in the Poltava, Zaporozhye and Dnepropetrovsk region
Sergey Lavrov said Washington is now putting harsh pressures on other Orthodox churches, which have refused to support the arbitrary decision made by the Ecumenical Patriarch
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said earlier the Russian specialists had arrived in Venezuela in strict compliance with the country’s Constitution
A series of eight explosions hit the country during Easter celebrations
Media reports said radical Islamists could have been behind the deadly blasts
Polling stations opened across Ukraine will be closed at 8 p.m.
Russia’s top diplomat also dismissed as a "cheap show" the attempts to stage humanitarian aid delivery operations through the border
Actor Vladimir Zelensky, a member of the Servant of the People party, is challenging incumbent President Pyotr Poroshenko for a shot at the highest political office in Ukraine
Lavrov added that the idea of deploying Western countries’ ships in the Kerch Strait area was an "absolutely hopeless idea"
According to the Telegram channel Life Shot, citing an alleged friend of his, the man tried to attract attention with this action. The Telegram channel shared a video of him talking on the phone, claiming that he was chatting with his girlfriend.
Russia’s top diplomat noted that Kiev is doing its utmost to undermine the success of the Contact Group’s work
No extremist group has claimed responsibility for the attacks yet
Russia’s top diplomat has called to wait until the runoff’s results were announced, when the winner will have to "do a real job rather than carry out propaganda election campaigns"
According to the latest data, 35 foreigners are among those killed
Polling stations opened across Ukraine at 08:00 a.m.
The runoff presidential election in Ukraine began at 8 a.m. local time on Sunday
Residents of the Nizhny Novgorod region in Russia spotted a luminous object flying at a high speed in the night sky on 20 April at around 8 pm (local time).
US Envoy to NATO Kay Bailey Hutchison has previously stated that Washington was working on a package of measures that included air surveillance and more ships from the alliance going to the Black Sea.
Earlier reports stated 52 people died and 300 others were wounded
In Colombo, at least 40 were killed as a result of a series of explosions that took place in several cities of Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019. In Katuvapitya in Katana - 93 were killed, in Battikaloa - 27 victims. The explosions occurred at hotels and Catholic churches of the republic, when local residents were celebrating Catholic Easter. At least 160 people were killed as a result of six explosions that took place at hotels and Catholic churches in Sri Lanka on April 21, local website News First reports. During the bombings in capital city Colombo, where explosive devices detonated in three hotels and in one church, 40 people were killed, another 295 were injured. In Katana, according to local police, an explosion in a church killed 93 people. As many as 27 were killed in an explosion in a church of Battikaloa.
The Interior Ministry’s headquarters and regional centers across Ukraine began working at 8 a.m. on Sunday
The blasts targeted three luxury hotels and a church in Colombo, and also two churches in a suburb of Negombo
The group of three warships of Russia’s Pacific Fleet left Vladivostok on April 1 and made a port call in the Philippines
No extremist group has claimed responsibility for the attacks as of ywt
Ukrainians are flocking to the polls to cast their ballots for their next head of state in the runoff presidential election
Former UN independent expert Alfred-Maurice de Zayas stressed that Caracas "has endured the illegal unilateral coercive measures" of the US "for many years"
The court did not find signs of vote buying in the activities of presidential candidate Zelensky
"The claim cannot be sustained," the commission’s representative told the court
"It means that the new Ukrainian president, whoever wins the election tomorrow, will never be an independent politician," senior Russian lawmaker said stressed
Sergei Aksyonov called on Friends of Crimea clubs to consolidate efforts to have the sanctions lifted
Special commission is now working to record "all the crimes not only crimes against humanity, but also economic crimes", Denis Pushilin said
Most of violations were reported from the Dnepropetrovsk, Poltava, Donetsk and Odessa regions and from Kiev
According to Jan Carnogursky, Slovakia’s former prime minister, potential investors will be given advice on how to organize a business project, on condition of anonymity
Earlier, the press service of Ukraine’s incumbent President Pyotr Poroshenko said that the president had had a telephone conversation with Pompeo
The plan was endorsed in order to ensure the irreversibility of Ukraine’s European and North Atlantic course, presidential press service said
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov said that the decision to lease out the Syrian port to Russia had been taken at a session of the intergovernmental commission
Belneftekhim’s CEO Andrei Rybakov said that the Mozyr oil refinery had been the first to report low-quality oil supplied from Russia
In the Baltic sea will also frigate of project 22350 The Admiral Kasatonov
A delegation of Russian experts arrived in Cairo late last week for inspections in those two resort areas
According to Anna Kuznetsova, the key task of the country’s authorities now is return from Iraq children of Russian nationals who were born outside Russia
Lukashenko noted that Russia is "an ancient country with good traditions that is perfectly aware of how this or that ambassador should behave both in Russia and abroad"
President added that during his address to the country and the parliament earlier his week he warned that those who dare use force to encroach on the country’s sovereignty would face a pushback