30 July 2021, 14:23

The Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine in Odesa got acquainted with the work of the InterChem enterprise

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30 July 2021, 14:22

The Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine discussed the issue of Decentralization in Ukraine with the Secretary General of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe

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30 July 2021, 12:45

Dmytro Razumkov, "Open dialogue between the authorities at all levels is a way to solve many important issues for the state"

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29 July 2021, 16:16

The Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine visited The Military Medical Clinical Centre of Southern Region

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29 July 2021, 15:53

The Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada signed the Law of Ukraine "On Measures to Overcome Crisis Situations and Ensure Financial Stability in the Natural Gas Market"

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29 July 2021, 10:37

Dmytro Razumkov, “Ukraine has great potential in the port industry”

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29 July 2021, 10:28

Dmytro Razumkov, “We must create conditions for attracting investors to Ukraine”

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28 July 2021, 17:15

The Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada, “We must develop the potential of the ship repair and building industry of Ukraine”

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02 July 2021

Adopted the Law of Ukraine “On Amendments to the Law of Ukraine ‘On the Status of Garrison and Security Services of the Armed Forces of Ukraine”

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26 May 2021

The Committee on Economic Development recommends to adopt in the second reading and in general the draft law on improving the system of appeals against public procurement

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20 May 2021

The Committee on National Security, Defense and Intelligence recommends adopting the draft Law on the Military Chaplaincy Service

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27 July 2021

Ruslan Stefanchuk, "Anti-oligarchic reform in Ukraine will be implemented in three directions"

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26 July 2021

Olena Kondratiuk, "The Interns-alumni of the Internship Program in the Verkhovna Rada should become good promoters of parliamentarism"

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23 July 2021

Ruslan Stefanchuk, "Countering the implementation of the 'Nord Stream-2' project is a key issue in deterring further aggression against Ukraine and other countries"

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21 July 2021

The largest inter-factional deputy association has been created in the Parliament of Ukraine

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21 July 2021

Ruslan Stefanchuk, "Quite often corruption begins with the law, the text of which contains corruption risks"

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20 July 2021

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and the UNDP launch series of webinars on future work, long-term planning in public sector

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20 July 2021

Ruslan Stefanchuk about the parliamentary foresight: how is the planning and development of predictability of the legislative process

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19 July 2021

The Committee on Humanitarian and Information Policy considered the issue on functioning of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation

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News

20 May 2021, 14:45

Adopted the Law of Ukraine On Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine as Regards the Implementation of the Provisions of the International Criminal and Humanitarian Law

( Information Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat )


Adopted the Law of Ukraine No. 2689 "On Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine as Regards the Implementation of the Provisions of the International Criminal and Humanitarian Law".
The Law of Ukraine No. 2689 introduces the principle of universal jurisdiction as regards aggression, genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes.
The Law establishes criminal liability for military commanders, persons actually acting as commanders and other superiors for any crime committed by their subordinate if they knew (deliberately assumed) or should and could have known about them committing a crime / their intention to commit such a crime, etc.
5he Law of Ukraine No. 2689 "On Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine as Regards the Implementation of the Provisions of the International Criminal and Humanitarian Law" bringing the legislation of Ukraine on criminal liability in line with the provisions of international law.