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Monthly Archives: December 2014


President Poroshenko on possibilities of declaration of martial law

President Poroshenko on possibilities of declaration of martial law

December 29, 2014 Martial law will be introduced when hostilities begin President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko informed this during his press conference. He underlined that martial law would be introduced as soon as hostilities begin again. Poroshenko ensured that there is no military solution of the conflict in Eastern Ukraine, it is purely political. Meanwhile, […]

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Battle in Donetsk airport: 3 Ukrainian servicemen and more than 10 terrorists killed

Battle in Donetsk airport: 3 Ukrainian servicemen and more than 10 terrorists killed

December 29, 2014 Battle between Ukrainian forces and terrorists in Donetsk airport President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko informed this during his press conference. On the territory of Donetsk airport there was battle between Ukrainian servicemen and terrorists who attacked. ‘There is information about battle in Donetsk airport which has ended 10 minutes ago. The attack […]

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On January 15, 2015 Poroshenko, Merkel, Putin and Hollande will meet in Astana

On January 15, 2015 Poroshenko, Merkel, Putin and Hollande will meet in Astana

December 29, 2014 President Poroshenko informed that on January 15 there will be meeting in ‘Norman format’ in Astana President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko informed this during his press conference. According to him, the meeting in ‘Norman format’ is planned for January 15 in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan. ‘My diplomatic year will start on […]

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Human right activists: More than 900 people are still kept hostages in Donbas

Human right activists: More than 900 people are still kept hostages in Donbas

December 29, 2014 More than 900 people are still hostages of Donbas terrorists, – human right activists Head of analytical direction of Ukrainian Helsinki Human Rights Union Oleg Martynenko informed this during press conference in Kyiv. According to him, the number of people in hostage is more than 800-900. The official data of Ministry of […]

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‘Bride of war’ – dress for Ukrainian participant of Miss Universe contest

Bride of war

December 29, 2014 Ukrainian competitor at Miss Universe and concept of her outfit Ukrainian designer, founder of Ukrainian clothing brand ‘RUTA’ Liudmyla Bushynska told about idea and process of creation of dress for Ukrainian competitor of Miss Universe. Model Diana Harkusha will represent Ukraine at the most prestigious international beauty contest Miss Universe – 2014. […]

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Armed clash between Ukrainian troop and terrorist forces yesterday

Armed clash between Ukrainian troop and terrorist forces yesterday

December 29, 2014 During the last day Ukrainian positions were shelled 8 times, 3 servicemen were wounded Here is an operative data about current situation in Eastern Ukraine from press service of Anti-terrorist operation headquarters. The news was informed by press officer of the headquarters Leonid Matiukhin during press briefing in Kyiv. Terrorist shelling in […]

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Photographs of prisoner exchange

exchange of hostages

December 26, 2014 Prisoner exchange has taken place today There have appeared first photographs of prisoner exchange that has takne place today in Donbas near the town of Yasynuvata. The exchange had the format 150 for 222. More that 200 separatists were exchanged for 150 Ukrainian servicemen. The agreement for exchange of prisoners was reached […]

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Lieutenant of DNR: Crimea residents understod that Russian is not a big brother but a big juicer

Lieutenant of DNR: Crimea residents understod that Russian is not a big brother but a big juicer

December 26, 2014 One of terrorist commanders told about changes in minds of Donbas and Crimea residents in course of war One of terrorist fighters, Lieutenant Anatoliy Molchanov, gave an intervied to journalist Andriy Borodulin. The terrorist told interesting things about the armed conflict and change in minds of Donbas and Crimea residents. ‘Simply, due […]

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EU energy community and Ukraine’s place in it

EU energy community and Ukraine’s place in it

December 26, 2014 Place of Ukraine in European energy community Taking into account the current political situation and armed coflict in Eastern Ukraine, import of energy supplies from Russian federation is not the best option for Ukrainian state. Exports from Slovakia, Poland, and Hungary might become issues of top priority in 2015 for Ukraine. This […]

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Active phase of exchange of prisoners has begun

Active phase of exchange of prisoners has begun

December 26, 2014 Security Service of Ukraine states the beginning of the active phase of exchange of prisoners Security Service of Ukraine informs that negotiations on exchange of prisoners are in the active phase and they are preparing to inform about their termination in several hours. Advisor to the head of Ukrainian Security Service Markian […]

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