Arsen Avakov: since March 28, passenger air transportation abroad is stopped in Ukraine

Arsen Avakov was appointed the Minister of Internal Affairs in the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine headed by Denys Shmygal.

Two hundred seventy-seven people's deputies voted to approve the appointment of a new composition of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.  The Verkhovna Rada approved Arsen Avakov for the fifth time as the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Cabinet of Ministers headed by Denys Shmygal On February 21, 2014, Arsen Avakov, for the first time, was appointed the acting Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine, and on February 27, 2014, - the Minister of Internal Affairs in... more

Statement of the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine A. Avakov on one more provocation of the Russian Federation using INTERPOL mechanisms

The Russian Federation has continuously abused the mechanisms of the International Criminal Police Organization (ICPO-INTERPOL) to illegally prosecute in other countries of the world our citizens, who opposed the armed aggression of the Russian Federation in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, on the territory of Donetsk and Lugansk regions, protecting the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine. One more such provocation was committed by the law enforcement agencies of the Russian Federation against the citizen of Ukraine S. Melnichuk, former... more

Arsen Avakov: Kyiv police exposed the largest in Ukraine network of Internet drug trafficking

Police detained nine members of an interregional organized criminal group that smuggled, manufactured, and marketed narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances. The Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov announced this today, on March 2.  He thanked the metropolitan police for the brilliant special operation. “Police seized some 300 kg of narcotic substances (cocaine, synthetic drugs, salts, Ecstasy tablets, etc.) and more than two tons of precursors with a total cost of  UAH 110 million. A narcotic drug laboratory with... more

An expanded meeting of the National Security and Defense Council dedicated to the control and prevention of coronavirus epidemy was held at the Ministry of Internal Affairs

At all border checkpoints, the SBGS and the Ministry of Health staff will screen the temperature of all persons arriving in Ukraine.  Both agencies work around the clock. Today, on February 25, by order of the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky in the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine was held a coordination meeting on monitoring the situation and preventing coronavirus, chaired by the Secretary of the NSDC Alexei Danilov. The meeting was attended by the Minister of Internal Affairs... more

Arsen Avakov: The project “A khromada police officer” will be scaled throughout the country

The Minister of Internal Affairs Arsen Avakov announced this today, on February 11, during a meeting with the US Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Kristina Kvien and the Head of Law Enforcement Section of the US Embassy in Ukraine Stephanie Holmes.  “A project to introduce a khromada (local community) police officer is incredibly popular among the population.  There is a demand for this reform from our citizens.  As previously planned, we are increasing the budget, connecting our partners, and shortly we will... more