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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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