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Media Releases and Speeches

Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop discusses deepening ties between Australian and Ukraine at the launch of the Australia-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group. 13 September 2017

Ambassador to Ukraine (30 May 2017)

Australian Embassy in Ukraine extended for a further two years (29 September 2016)


Statements and media releases on MH17

MH17: Another step for justice - On 21 September 2017, Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, together with counterparts from Belgium, Malaysia, the Netherlands and Ukraine, signed a Memorandum of Understanding confirming Australia's full cooperation with and support for the Dutch national prosecution process announced on 5 July 2017.

MH17 Joint Investigation Team interim findings - Australian Foreign Minister's media release on the presentation of the interim findings of the criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17. 28 September 2016

Joint Investigation Team Meeting in New York - Australian Foreign Minister's media release on the meeting of the foreign ministers of Australia, Belgium, Malaysia, Ukraine and the Netherlands to discuss the ongoing efforts to establish justice with regard to the downing of flight MH17. 22 September 2016