The ruling will enter into force after the appeal deadline expires, that is, in 30 days, while the Kyiv Council says the relevant paperwork is already being prepared.
13:35, 11 February 2021
The document says that the name "city of Stalino" will be used along with the name "city of Donetsk" on Victory Day on May 9.
12:55, 24 April 2020
When a group of politicians in Prague decided to honor the murdered Russian dissident Boris Nemtsov by naming a square after him, there was just one location they had in mind: The plaza in front of the Russian embassy.
21:10, 24 February 2020
Activists push for renaming the station to commemorate victims of Nazi atrocities.
22:30, 11 February 2020
Ukrainians should build a common history rather than spark controversy, the president believes.
09:20, 20 January 2020
Ukrainian Ministry of Culture says Supreme Court never allowed "Moscow Patriarchate" to retain titleThe ministry believes that the court did not pass a ruling allowing to reverse the renaming process.
21:20, 18 December 2019
The expert claims some members of the so-called "occupying authorities" in Crimea did not support the initiative.
11:16, 20 September 2019
Razumkov said local residents must be consulted ahead of making moves such as renaming settlements as part of the country's effort to dismantle the legacies of its Soviet past.
11:45, 15 July 2019
Until the appeal is considered, the decision of the District Administrative Court of Kyiv to return the avenues their old names – Moscow Avenue and General Vatutin Avenue – will not take effect.
23:10, 25 June 2019
The lawmakers submitted the relevant appeal to the Constitutional Court on January 18, 2019.
21:15, 20 April 2019
The religious organizations should make amendments to their statutory documents within three months.
18:34, 26 January 2019
In a statement on Monday, the Russian Foreign Ministry said the deal was a Western plot to draw the Balkan country into the NATO security alliance.
11:03, 15 January 2019
Bakhov claims the law on renaming the former UOC-MP violates the right to freedom of religion and discriminates millions of believers in Ukraine on religious grounds.
14:52, 25 December 2018
The new church leader assures there is no interference in church affairs.
13:10, 21 December 2018
The UOC-MP insists its head office is located in Kyiv.
11:23, 21 December 2018
The legislation introduces only one restriction: the church "subordinated to the aggressor state has no right to be represented in military units on the front line."
16:05, 20 December 2018
The purpose of the bill is to rename Dnipropetrovsk region to prevent further use of the symbols of the communist totalitarian regime in the name of the region.
16:33, 21 November 2018
The official name of an independent church will be the "Ukrainian Orthodox Church," but it also will be known as the "Kyiv Patriarchate," Filaret said.
17:08, 03 November 2018
Chairman of the Duma Committee on CIS Leonid Kalashnikov calls such an idea "absurdity."
12:04, 23 October 2018