Arsen Avakov presented at the US Institute of Peace a Strategy of the restoration of the integrity of Ukraine and de-occupation of the Donbas

Arsen Avakov: Dirty election campaign creates in society an air of mutual hatred

The Minister of Internal Affairs urged all candidates for the presidency of Ukraine to demonstrate to the Ukrainian people fair elections instead of sowing hatred and organizing mutual provocations. On his Facebook page, Arsen Avakov addressed the participants of the election race:  “50 days before the elections.  44 candidates.  Parties and activists.  Gloomy personalities with brass knuckles and bottles of green dye in pockets. Сar bombs, battles between agitators, bribery, and counter-bribery. Information war and competition in populism up to... more

Arsen Avakov: Police detained a suspect in the attack on the newspaper office in Kherson

The Minister of Internal Affairs reported that the police detained the head of the Kherson regional organization of the Socialist Party of Ukraine suspected in attacking the office of the newspaper Novy Den (New Day).  The incident happened on January 18 in Kherson, during a press conference in the newspaper press club. Some unknown persons sprayed tear gas and opened fire with a traumatic pistol. “A check is carried out on the detainee’s involvement in a violent incident in the... more

Arsen Avakov: All presidential candidates in Ukraine will receive protection without any preferences

The Minister of Internal Affairs announced this on January 14, 2019, during a meeting on the coordination of mechanisms to ensure public safety and the legality of elections in Ukraine. “At the meeting in the MIA with the participation of members of the CEC, the Opora (Pillar)  Civil Network, the MIA Board and the leadership of the National Police of Ukraine, we agreed on mechanisms for ensuring public safety and the legality of the elections.  We will act in a... more

Arsen Avakov: Ukraine launched the Unified airborne public safety and security system of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. First helicopters arrived.

Today, on December 21, the first two Airbus H225 Super Puma helicopters were commissioned at the Boryspil airport near Kiev.  One machine will work in the SES, the second - in the National Guard.  Until the end of 2021, the Ministry of Internal Affairs will receive 55 Airbus helicopters under the Ukrainian-French contract. The ceremony of delivery the helicopters was attended by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, the Minister of Internal Affairs Arsen Avakov, the heads of the central... more

Arsen Avakov: Representative of South Korea is elected the President of INTERPOL! This is our common victory! Glory to Ukraine!

At the 87th session of INTERPOL, which was held in Dubai (UAE) on November 18-21, 2018, the new president of this largest international police organization was elected.  It is the representative of the Republic of Korea, Mr. KIM Jong Yang.  But before the session, everybody considered the main contender for this post the representative of the Russian Federation, Alexander Prokopchuk, Vice-President of INTERPOL. Ukraine and some other countries sharply opposed the possible election of Mr. Prokopchuk as the president of... more