Ukrainian Presidential Elections

Ukrainian Presidential Elections

Press Statement Morgan Ortagus  Department Spokesperson Washington, DC April 22, 2019 The United States congratulates President-elect Volodymyr Zelenskyy on his victory in the Ukrainian presidential elections. We also congratulate the Ukrainian people on holding elections that reflect Ukraine’s vibrant democracy five years after the 2014 Revolution of Dignity and after five years of unrelenting Russian …

Ambassador Yovanovitch’s Remarks at the European Network of Election Monitoring Organizations (ENEMO) Observers Briefing

April 19, 2019 TRANSCRIPT It is such a pleasure to be back here three weeks later for round two, or right before round two, with all of you from ENEMO. We are so appreciative of the diverse, independent, and professional group that ENEMO always fields for Ukrainian and other elections. As you probably know — …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Kyiv, Ukraine (April 19, 2019)

Location: Ukraine – Kyiv and countrywide Event:  On the evening of Friday, April 19, a presidential debate will be held at the Olympic Stadium near Kyiv’s city center. On Sunday, April 21, Ukrainians will vote in the second round of the nationwide presidential election. Rallies and large crowds are expected throughout the country, including in …

Statement on PrivatBank

April 18, 2019 In 2016 Ukraine’s international partners supported the decision of the government and the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) to nationalize PrivatBank, at the request of former owners, as the only effective method of protecting the bank’s depositors – the Ukrainian people and businesses – and the stability of the financial system. While …

Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Visit to Lviv on April 24, 2019

Event:  A U.S. consular officer will visit Lviv in the morning on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 to provide routine consular services to U.S. citizens. The consular officer will be able to provide limited citizen services on-site.  These include  notary services  and acceptance of  passport  and  Consular Report of Birth Abroad  applications.  In addition to any required documents listed on our  website , please make sure you …

Ambassador Yovanovitch’s Remarks at the Kyiv Security Forum

April 11, 2019 Hi everybody! It is such a pleasure to be here today at the Kyiv Security Forum.  And it’s not actually a speech, it’s just a quick introduction to [Ambassador Kurt Volker’s] video presentation. I want to say that it is an honor to be here, though, at the Kyiv Security Forum, because …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Visit to Poltava on April 18, 2019

Event:  A U.S. consular officer will visit Poltava in the evening on Thursday, April 18, 2019 to provide routine consular services to U.S. citizens. The consular officer will be able to provide limited citizen services on-site.  These include  notary services  and acceptance of  passport  and  Consular Report of Birth Abroad  applications.  In addition to any required documents listed on our  website , please make sure you …

Remarks by Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch at High Anti-Corruption Court Orientation Program

April 1, 2019 Good morning, all! I am thrilled to be here today, on this day, to help launch the High Anti-Corruption Court orientation program. And I want to say hello to all of our distinguished panelists here today, as well as everybody else. But especially, I want to say hello to the new judges …

Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Visit to Kamianets-Podilskyi on April 8, 2019

Event:  A U.S. consular officer will visit Kamianets-Podilskyi in the evening on Monday, April 8, 2019 to provide routine consular services to U.S. citizens.  The consular officer will be able to provide limited citizen services on-site.  These include  notary services  and acceptance of  passport  and  Consular Report of Birth Abroad  applications.  In addition to any required documents listed on our  website , please make sure you …