Travel amid COVID-19 restrictions: Ukraine updates list of red, green zone countries Poland and Greece are now in the red zone.
20:50, 10 August 2020
SBI serves ex-border guard with charge papers over Poroshenko's illegal border crossing The case concerns Poroshenko's trip to the Maldives in 2018.
12:20, 08 July 2020
Five countries re-open borders for Ukrainians from July 1 – Infrastructure minister The EU will review its "safe" countries list every two weeks.
12:55, 01 July 2020
EU re-opens borders from July 1 for tourists from 14 'safe' countries – list Ukraine is not on the "safe" list.
11:10, 30 June 2020
EU initiates procedure on non-binding list of 15 countries for entry from July 1 Ukraine is reportedly not on the list.
23:40, 29 June 2020
EU puts 15 countries on 'green' list for entry after re-opening its borders Ukraine is not on the updated list, but it was not included in the "red" list either.
15:20, 29 June 2020
Ukraine cancels observation for foreigners with negative COVID-19 results after border crossing The insurance policy must cover the costs associated with the treatment of COVID-19, observation and the entire duration of stay in Ukraine.
20:58, 25 June 2020
Ukraine changes quarantine rules: New border crossing procedure Mandatory observation is required only for persons crossing the border and arriving from countries with a high COVID-19 spread.
16:53, 13 June 2020
Some 6,400 Ukrainians return home in past day No signs of COVID-19 have been detected.
12:19, 07 April 2020
Over 13,500 Ukrainians return home in past 24 hours amid COVID-19 crisis Nearly 3,800 citizens of Ukraine who arrived on foot at the border were bussed across the border yesterday.
12:55, 26 March 2020
Ukraine to temporarily close 107 out of 230 border crossing points The official said checkpoints with a small passenger flow had been determined for the closure.
21:16, 14 March 2020
Ukraine's Cabinet decides to close several border crossing points The NSDC will hold a meeting on Friday to consider the issue of closing borders and stopping air traffic with a number of countries.
13:58, 13 March 2020
Most of border crossing points to be closed from March 12 – Ukraine's PM Shmyhal The Cabinet of Ministers has approved restrictive measures amid the Covid-19 coronavirus threat to prevent the disease from spreading.
17:52, 11 March 2020
Coronavirus in Europe: Poland to enhance sanitary control on borders with Ukraine, Belarus, Russia Polish border guards, firefighters, customs officers, and road transport inspectors will carry out a comprehensive control there.
22:15, 09 March 2020
Fewer Russians visiting: Ukraine reports stats on border crossing for 2019 The report notes the annual increase in passenger traffic at aviation, land, and sea border checkpoints.
15:40, 06 February 2020
RFE/RL: Ukraine's Security Service says not aware of entry ban for Dr. Alban Russia seized Crimea in 2014, after which Kyiv started banning people entry into the country if they travel to the peninsula illegally – namely beyond Ukrainian-recognized checkpoints.
19:50, 14 January 2020
Passenger traffic across Ukraine-Russia border declines by almost 10% in 2019 – border guards Over 102 million people underwent passport control on the Ukrainian border in 2019.
16:24, 14 January 2020
Border service on long lines at checkpoints: Ukrainians want to return home before holidays The agency says the traffic handling capacity exceeds the designed one by 1.5-2 times.
19:50, 22 December 2019
Russian propaganda TV channel's crew arrive in Kyiv According to propagandists, they were not asked at the Ukrainian customs about the purpose of the visit to Kyiv.
16:20, 12 December 2019