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President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy emphasizes that the construction of new and modern checkpoints on the line of delimitation and restoration of roads and infrastructure of Donbas is an indisputable proof that Ukraine is open to all its citizens, including those living in the temporarily occupied territories.

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine must adopt a decision on the Constitutional Court and the law on the state budget for 2021 by the end of the year, so no viruses should interfere with the work of the Parliament, as stated by President Volodymyr Zelenskyy.

After the US elections, Ukraine has preserved the unwavering bicameral support of the Democratic and the Republican Party, and this is our victory, as stated by President Volodymyr Zelenskyy.

A meeting of the renewed Commission on Legal Reform was chaired by President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, who joined it in the format of a video conference. The Head of State set a task to work out concrete ways to overcome the current constitutional crisis, as well as to restore public confidence in the judiciary.

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy had a phone conversation with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The Chancellor wished Volodymyr Zelenskyy good health and a speedy recovery. The interlocutors discussed the developments in Ukraine and Germany due to the deterioration of the epidemic situation caused by the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.

Due to the unfavorable epidemic situation around the world, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy initiates the development of the Healthy Nation program, which will contain practical recommendations for citizens to promote health, prevent diseases and overcome their consequences so that people are not left alone with the illnesses, in particular caused by coronavirus. This was discussed at a conference call chaired by the President.

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy held the first conference call in self-isolation after learning about a positive COVID-19 test. The meeting was dedicated to the work of NNEGC Energoatom.

"Temporary quarantine for the weekend, for about a few weeks, can help us avoid a hard lockdown. In this way we will avoid a large increase in patients and have time to prepare the required number of beds. Increasing the number of beds, wearing masks and temporary quarantine on the weekend will have a good effect. Our scenario of the epidemic situation in the cold season will not be the worst," the President said.

During a working trip to the Luhansk region, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy visited Rozsypne border guard office.

Over 103 days of the ceasefire regime established on July 27 in Donbas, the number of fallen Ukrainian servicemen has decreased tenfold compared to last year. But Ukraine still has combat losses, which is why it is so important to continue moving towards ending the war and achieving peace, President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said.