Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen to face each other in runoffWorld April 24, 8:13
Danish defense minister accuses Russians of hacking into his staff’s emailsWorld April 24, 7:50
PROFILE: Emmanuel Macron poised to become France’s youngest presidentWorld April 24, 6:44
North Korea ready to carry out nuclear test at any time — expertsWorld April 24, 5:56
Swedish think tank puts Russia in world’s top three biggest defense spendersMilitary & Defense April 24, 4:35
Ukraine reconciliation meeting in Minsk postponed over OSCE car blastWorld April 24, 3:21
Macron announces his victory in first round of French presidential voteWorld April 24, 1:29
Le Pen gets 23.08%, Macron - 23.11% after 33 mln votes counted — Interior MinistryWorld April 23, 23:58
Preliminary results of French polls reveal defeat of two leading partiesWorld April 23, 22:49
KIEV, December 29. /TASS/. Almost every ninth out of ten respondents polled in Ukraine (89%) said that the situation in respect to the Russian-speaking population in Ukraine has worsened in comparison with last year, the National News Agency of Ukraine said, citing data provided by the Kucheriva Democratic Initiatives Foundation and the Razumkov Center for Sociological Studies.
The overwhelming majority of the respondents (88%) said that the situation in Ukraine in general had worsened as well.
Growing prices and tariffs were mentioned as the worst problem the respondents confronted in the outgoing year, said 95% of the population polled. A total of 84% said their hopes for the future had shattered in the outgoing year.
The poll was conducted in all the regions of Ukraine on December 19-24 in which 2,010 respondents older than 18 were interviewed.