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

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

Arsen Avakov: Ukraine and Qatar signed a declaration on police cooperation

Today, on November 1, 2018, the head of the National Police of Ukraine Sergey Knyazev and the Director General of Public Security (Chief of Police) of the State of Qatar Major General Saad bin Jassim Al Kulaifi signed a joint Declaration of Intent between the Ministry of Interior of the State of Qatar and the National Police of Ukraine. The Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov informed that the document provides for cooperation in the fight against transnational... more

Arsen Avakov on the sanctions of the Russian Federation: Nor sanctions, nor criminal cases will break millions of Ukrainians

According to Arsen Avakov, the sanctions list of the RF government will not affect either those who are on this list or millions of citizens of Ukraine. On October 22, 2018, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed Decree No. 592 “On the introduction of the special economic measures related to the unfriendly actions of Ukraine concerning citizens and legal entities of the Russian Federation”. On November 1, 2018, the Russian government adopted Resolution No. 1300 “On measures to implement the Decree... more

Arsen Avakov: On November 2, 2018, Ukraine and Qatar will launch a visa-free regime

On October 31, 2018, in Doha, the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov and the Prime Minister of Qatar, Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, confirmed the successful completion of the procedures for the introduction of a visa-free regime from November 2, 2018. Reference Qatar is a state (emirate) in the Middle East, located on the Qatar Peninsula in the northeastern part of the Arabian Peninsula.  Qatar is one of the richest countries in the world,... more

Arsen Avakov: We systematically implement the up-to-date technologies in the law enforcement system of Ukraine

The Minister of the Internal Affairs said this today, on October 31, during a visit to the 12th International exhibition of homeland security MILIPOL Qatar 2018.   The Minister of Internal Affairs Arsen Avakov and the head of the National Police Sergei Knyazev noted the relevance for Ukraine of the latest developments in the field of security, in particular, the latest models of UAVs and police robots. “We are not interested in just equipment; we are striving to implement the... more