Arsen Avakov: Russia systematically uses Interpol mechanisms for the political persecution of Ukrainian citizens

Arsen Avakov: The National Police has enough forces to ensure order and security in the town of Zolote and respond to possible provocations

The Minister of Internal Affairs Arsen Avakov informed that the patrols of the National Police, reinforced by national guardsmen, were established in Zolote due to the start of troops disengagement in this area. Besides, special police centers have been set up in localities to assist citizens. Now the situation in the areas of troops disengagement is calm, and the MIA forces fully control the order and public safety. Today, on October 29, 2019, at 12.00,  the process of the simultaneous... more

Arsen Avakov: Additional investigation in the Markiv case will provide the Italian court with evidence of the National guardsman’s innocence

The Ministry of Internal Affairs is looking for additional evidence of the innocence of the Ukrainian guardsman Vitaliy Markiv of the death of the Italian journalist Andrea Rockelli.  Today, on October 29, on the margins of the investment forum, “Re: Think. Invest in Ukraine ”in Mariupol, the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine held a working meeting on the Vitaliy Markiv case with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Italian Republic to Ukraine Davide La Cecilia. Arsen Avakov informed... more

Arsen Avakov: The feat of law enforcement officers who gave their lives in the line of duty will forever remain in our hearts

Today, August 22, is Memorial Day of law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty.  According to tradition, as a sign of eternal memory and respect, in Kyiv near the monument on Solomenskaya Square, the Minister of Internal Affairs Arsen Avakov, heads of the MIA structural divisions, MIA veterans and family members of the victims paid tribute to all those who lost their lives serving the Law and Order. “The profession of law enforcement is always associated with... more

Arsen Avakov: we managed to eliminate the difficulties when crossing the border by citizens of Ukraine and Israel

The Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during an official visit by an Israeli politician to Kyiv discussed the situation that arises when Ukrainian and Israeli citizens cross the borders of both countries. Arsen Avakov stated that thanks to the joint and consistent work of law enforcement agencies of Ukraine and Israel, it became possible to solve the problem of crossing the borders of both countries.  After the signing in this July... more

International observers noted a high level of enforcing the legitimacy of the electoral process in Ukraine

The Ministry of Internal Affairs has developed effective mechanisms to enforce the legitimacy of the electoral procedure, taking into account experience earned during the presidential elections and is ready to counter any possible threats. Ukrainian law enforcement bodies are ready to share their experience with foreign colleagues. Today, on July 21, 2019,  the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine and the head of the National Police held a meeting with representatives of international organizations and partner countries that monitor the... more