Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra closed for quarantine, monks pass tests for coronavirus All services will be held behind closed doors.
12:41, 06 April 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
Poland closing borders as coronavirus spreads – media The country's borders will stay open to the movement of goods.
16:31, 14 March 2020
Ukraine to close border for foreigners in 48 hours for two weeks Depending on how the situation develops, the NSDC will make further decisions.
16:04, 13 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
Klitschko: Schools, kindergartens, public transport in Kyiv may be closed amid coronavirus outbreak The mayor emphasized the authorities are ready for any events.
20:38, 10 March 2020
Ukraine's interior minister orders to close all lottery-like gambling facilities Avakov said this is required by the relevant government decree.
14:34, 20 December 2019
Parliament not to be closed for journalists – Razumkov Razumkov sees no reason to hold parliamentary sessions behind closed doors.
12:45, 06 September 2019
Lukashenko: Belarusian-Ukrainian border closed tight – media Lukashenko remembered the Ukrainians in the context of a terrorist threat.
15:32, 03 September 2019
Kyiv airport to be closed for 10 days from Sept 2 All flights are rerouted to Boryspil International Airport.
20:46, 30 August 2019
Bloomberg: Nuclear plant where America flirted with its own Chernobyl to close Three Mile Island turned the nation against nuclear energy. Now the notorious complex is closing just as some say it still has a role to play.
21:38, 16 August 2019
Hnutove checkpoint in Donbas to be closed until April 9 The passage of people and transport through the contact line was suspended on April 5.
10:21, 08 April 2019
Ukraine may halt railway communication with Russia – infrastructure minister The government is now considering the option of a complete shutdown, Omelyan said.
13:40, 06 August 2018
Ukrainian banks in H1 2018 close over 300 branch offices State-owned Oschadbank and Privatbank shut down the largest number of branches.
10:40, 12 July 2018
Gazprom's refusal to supply gas makes Ukraine close schools and universities They will be closed until March 6 inclusively.
15:10, 02 March 2018
Kremlin may close down CNN, VOA in Russia in retaliation for pressure on RT, Sputnik <p>Russia’s Federation Council has proposed to equalize the number of U.S. media outlets represented in Russia with the number of Russian ones working in the U.S., the BBC reports citing the Izvestia newspaper.</p>
23:10, 09 October 2017
U.S. stresses "legality" of closure of Russian diplomatic facilities as Moscow threatens to sue Washington <p>The State Department's principal spokeswoman said Tuesday the administration is "confident in the legality" of its decision to shutter Russian diplomatic facilities in the United States, despite a Russian threat to sue over the closures, according to CNN.</p>
11:20, 06 September 2017
Russia demands return of 'seized' diplomatic facilities In U.S. – RFE/RL <p>Russia is urging the United States to return Russian diplomatic facilities it says U.S. authorities have "seized" in San Francisco and Washington, D.C., calling it an "openly hostile act," RFE/RL reports.</p>
09:20, 04 September 2017